Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 19 19
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 1.35% 1.75% 4.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.13% 7.14% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Stevenage median daily rate £206 £225 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -13.46% -49.02%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £258 £325 £388
% change year-on-year -20.77% -16.13% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Stevenage median hourly rate - - £22.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £16.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year - -37.14% +41.89%

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 39 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 26.35% 24.56% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 6
Stevenage median daily rate £173 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.50% +15.38% -13.33%
10th Percentile £129 £225 £120
90th Percentile £251 £425 £388
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 11
Stevenage median hourly rate £23.07 £14.20 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.45% -36.89% +70.78%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.00 £6.86
90th Percentile £47.25 £34.85 £52.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -10.34% -9.38% +7.74%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stevenage.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Stevenage

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Stevenage.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Stevenage

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Stevenage.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Stevenage region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Velocity
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) Velocity
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft