Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 93 85
Rank change year-on-year -51 -8 -33
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 52 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.76% 1.92% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.21% 7.20% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 38
Surrey median daily rate £225 £356 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.84% +17.19% -6.46%
10th Percentile £126 £146 £207
90th Percentile £559 £450 £526
South East median daily rate £400 £360 £325
% change year-on-year +11.11% +10.77% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Surrey median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -0.99% +60.32%
10th Percentile £21.25 £18.55 £22.20
90th Percentile £23.75 £49.13 £28.30
South East median hourly rate £16.10 £19.66 £24.50
% change year-on-year -18.11% -19.76% +38.03%

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 594 722 686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.15% 26.68% 29.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 451 458
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.20% +4.26%
10th Percentile £148 £173 £155
90th Percentile £581 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 59 61
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.11% -30.91% +52.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.93 £12.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -6.21%

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 23 October 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
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 23 October 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 6 £525 +223.08% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £475 - 2
Guildford -22 3 £173 +21.05% 2
Redhill +3 2 £139 -
Camberley -4 2 £555 +70.77% 1
Tadworth +1 1 - -
Staines -16 1 - -
Horley - 1 £130 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (56.00%) VMware
5 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (44.00%) Finance
6 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (40.00%) Citrix
7 10 (40.00%) Linux
8 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
9 8 (32.00%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (32.00%) Windows 10
9 8 (32.00%) IIS
9 8 (32.00%) SQL
10 7 (28.00%) Java
10 7 (28.00%) Symantec
10 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
10 7 (28.00%) Server Management
11 6 (24.00%) WildFly
11 6 (24.00%) Capacity Management
11 6 (24.00%) Banking
11 6 (24.00%) SSH
11 6 (24.00%) NetBackup
11 6 (24.00%) McAfee
11 6 (24.00%) Middleware
11 6 (24.00%) Veritas
11 6 (24.00%) DNS
11 6 (24.00%) Oracle

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 8 (32.00%) IIS
2 6 (24.00%) JBoss
2 6 (24.00%) WildFly
3 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
1 6 (24.00%) SSH
2 5 (20.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall
5 2 (8.00%) Internet
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) Intranet
6 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.00%) Skype
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Bower
1 2 (8.00%) FxCop
1 2 (8.00%) Grunt
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.00%) JSHint
1 2 (8.00%) Moq
1 2 (8.00%) NDepend
1 2 (8.00%) NUnit
1 2 (8.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) StyleCop
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Russian Language
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (16.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) IT Support
4 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) LDAP
1 6 (24.00%) Middleware
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Thrift
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) HTML5
2 2 (8.00%) jQuery
2 2 (8.00%) Node.js
2 2 (8.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (8.00%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (16.00%) PKI
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (40.00%) Linux
4 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (32.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (24.00%) Unix
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (12.00%) Android
8 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
9 1 (4.00%) CentOS
9 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
9 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Server Management
2 6 (24.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (16.00%) Web Filtering
4 3 (12.00%) Email Filtering
4 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) BDD
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) SOLID
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (4.00%) GDPR
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (32.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (12.00%) Firmware
4 3 (12.00%) XenApp
5 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.00%) vSphere
5 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (16.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) VMware
3 10 (40.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) Symantec
5 6 (24.00%) McAfee
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle
5 6 (24.00%) Veritas
6 4 (16.00%) Thales
7 3 (12.00%) Avaya
7 3 (12.00%) CA
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco
8 1 (4.00%) Apple
8 1 (4.00%) IBM
8 1 (4.00%) Veeam
8 1 (4.00%) Wyse