The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
London / Uxbridge
Rank 9 16 16
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 3.92% 1.32% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 11.11% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £310 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £313 £310
% change year-on-year +8.00% +0.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Uxbridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 9 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 15.69% 11.84% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Median daily rate £300 £268 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -2.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Uxbridge

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Uxbridge

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Uxbridge

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Uxbridge region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 2 (40.00%) PKI
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) CA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Server Building
4 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Subject Matter Expert
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (40.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) Snow
3 1 (20.00%) VMware