Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 21 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 55 52
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.09% 0.93% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.29% 6.50% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Warwickshire median daily rate £215 £165 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.30% -57.69% +41.82%
10th Percentile £208 £133 £383
90th Percentile £326 £194 £398
West Midlands median daily rate £313 £300 £280
% change year-on-year +4.17% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £16.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.52% -36.54%
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.87
% change year-on-year -5.13% +15.59% -15.65%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 140 123 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 22.51% 14.30% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 64 34
Warwickshire median daily rate £325 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -11.39% +12.86%
10th Percentile £145 £115 £180
90th Percentile £490 £505 £489
West Midlands median daily rate £365 £400 £336
% change year-on-year -8.75% +18.96% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 17
Warwickshire median hourly rate £32.00 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +146.15% -18.75% +18.52%
10th Percentile £20.60 £10.00 £11.80
90th Percentile £34.37 £33.05 £26.85
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +3.57% -3.45% -3.33%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Atherstone - 6 £215 -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
4 7 (53.85%) Replication
4 7 (53.85%) DHCP
4 7 (53.85%) DNS
5 5 (38.46%) SLA
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Banking
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
7 2 (15.38%) Line Management
7 2 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
8 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (7.69%) SQL
8 1 (7.69%) Telecoms

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DHCP
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Replication
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Line Management
1 2 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) VMware