Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 39 48
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.09% 2.08% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.52% 8.65% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Warrington median daily rate £275 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +40.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £263 £151 £120
90th Percentile £438 £435 £337
Cheshire median daily rate £300 £374 £255
% change year-on-year -19.73% +46.57% -8.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year -40.48% +43.15% -7.59%

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 Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 46 104 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 16.73% 24.02% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 68 65
Warrington median daily rate £375 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £150 £140 £168
90th Percentile £575 £666 £540
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -11.76% +9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Warrington median hourly rate £12.50 £11.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -30.88% +70.00%
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year -3.70% -19.83% +12.27%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Warrington over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) ISDN
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Firewall Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) BYOD
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Samsung
1 1 (33.33%) VMware