The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 26 June 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.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.63% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £317 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -0.93% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.46
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.75%  

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 Wakefield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14 4 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 36.84% 9.76% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Median daily rate £288 £123 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +134.69% +8.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Wakefield

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory Support
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft