Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 18 July 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 97 57
Rank change year-on-year -30 -40 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 45 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.06% 1.78% 3.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.97% 6.36% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 66
Surrey median daily rate £330 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +15.38% -4.41%
10th Percentile £127 £165 £166
90th Percentile £491 £450 £545
South East median daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +8.57% +7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Surrey median hourly rate £33.00 £32.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +40.22% -17.49%
10th Percentile £23.30 £17.83 £20.60
90th Percentile £43.10 £46.48 £27.70
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £19.66 £21.50
% change year-on-year -10.99% -8.56% +13.16%

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 704 708 935
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.40% 28.05% 35.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 447 622
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +0.89% +12.33%
10th Percentile £178 £185 £185
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 44 72
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £17.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.52% -56.88% +158.06%
10th Percentile £11.97 £12.66 £11.85
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.84% -22.50% +21.21%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Surrey

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Surrey

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Surrey

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Surrey

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Surrey

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom -2 5 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames -13 5 £482 +13.50% 1
Guildford -20 4 £225 +57.89% 3
Leatherhead +2 2 - -
Camberley -8 2 £555 +23.33%
Staines -18 2 £110 -57.69%
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
3 23 (65.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (62.86%) VMware
5 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 19 (54.29%) Finance
6 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (54.29%) Windows Server
7 16 (45.71%) Windows 7
7 16 (45.71%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (45.71%) Citrix
8 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (34.29%) SCCM
10 10 (28.57%) WSUS
10 10 (28.57%) XenDesktop
10 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 10 (28.57%) Windows 10
11 9 (25.71%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (25.71%) XenServer
11 9 (25.71%) Virtual Environments
11 9 (25.71%) ITIL
11 9 (25.71%) Linux
12 8 (22.86%) Java
12 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
12 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
13 7 (20.00%) Ivanti
13 7 (20.00%) Symantec
13 7 (20.00%) DNS
13 7 (20.00%) IIS
13 7 (20.00%) SQL

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) JBoss
2 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) WildFly
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) DHCP
3 5 (14.29%) Firewall
3 5 (14.29%) LAN
3 5 (14.29%) SSH
4 4 (11.43%) WAN
5 3 (8.57%) Skype
5 3 (8.57%) VPN
6 2 (5.71%) Internet
6 2 (5.71%) MPLS
6 2 (5.71%) Multicast
6 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.71%) Wireless
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.86%) Intranet
7 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) DB2
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Bower
1 2 (5.71%) FxCop
1 2 (5.71%) Grunt
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.71%) JSHint
1 2 (5.71%) Moq
1 2 (5.71%) NDepend
1 2 (5.71%) NUnit
1 2 (5.71%) ReSharper
1 2 (5.71%) Selenium
1 2 (5.71%) StyleCop
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Server Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) IT Support
4 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (5.71%) Angular Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) LDAP
1 5 (14.29%) Middleware
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Thrift
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
2 2 (5.71%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) Silverlight
2 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (5.71%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) PKI
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) CCTV
4 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (54.29%) Windows Server
4 16 (45.71%) Windows 7
5 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (28.57%) Windows 10
7 9 (25.71%) Linux
8 7 (20.00%) Unix
9 2 (5.71%) Solaris
10 1 (2.86%) CentOS
10 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
1 9 (25.71%) Root Cause Analysis
1 9 (25.71%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 5 (14.29%) High Availability
3 3 (8.57%) Application Packaging
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) Analytics
4 2 (5.71%) BDD
4 2 (5.71%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (5.71%) Information Security
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) MVC
4 2 (5.71%) Network Design
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (5.71%) SOLID
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Java
1 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
2 7 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
2 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (45.71%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 10 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 9 (25.71%) XenServer
6 2 (5.71%) XenApp
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) SCCM
2 10 (28.57%) WSUS
3 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.86%) Nessus
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) VMware
2 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) Citrix
4 7 (20.00%) Ivanti
4 7 (20.00%) Symantec
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco
5 5 (14.29%) McAfee
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle
5 5 (14.29%) Veritas
6 3 (8.57%) Thales
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Meraki
7 1 (2.86%) Mitel
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Shavlik
7 1 (2.86%) Sophos
7 1 (2.86%) Wyse