The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 25 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
Kent / West Malling
3 months to
25 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 West Malling 7.69% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £317 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -0.93% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  

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 West Malling with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
West Malling
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Malling 46.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £340 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Malling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Malling 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 West Malling

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Malling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in West Malling

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Malling region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Analysis

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory