The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank - 45 31
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington - 0.84% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.23% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £250 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £313 £313
% change year-on-year +8.00% -  
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 Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18 93 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 16.98% 25.98% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 23
Median daily rate £350 £425 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% -17.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £300 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £336
% change year-on-year +6.37% +8.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -10.29% +9.67%  

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Database Mirroring
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
1 4 (80.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (60.00%) Administrator
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Developer
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Database Mirroring
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
1 4 (80.00%) High Availability
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft