Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 17 November 2018 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 65 74
Rank change year-on-year -18 +9 -27
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.41% 2.75% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.66% 11.51% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 14
West Sussex median daily rate £406 £175 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +132.14% -27.08% -36.00%
South East median daily rate £385 £360 £325
% change year-on-year +6.94% +10.77% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.44% - -
South East median hourly rate £16.10 £19.33 £26.00
% change year-on-year -16.71% -25.65% +46.48%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 343 252 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 30.22% 23.91% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 142 142
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +12.33% +4.29%
10th Percentile £150 £111 £224
90th Percentile £590 £611 £503
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 22
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £45.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +102.25% +32.84%
10th Percentile £13.65 £13.00 £10.29
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.25 £49.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.64 £17.06
% change year-on-year -0.77% +3.37% -7.06%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows Server 2008 in West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Crawley -6 8 £413 +139.13%
Worthing -15 4 - - 3
Gatwick - 4 £281 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
6 7 (43.75%) Office 365
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) VMware
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco
7 6 (37.50%) DHCP
7 6 (37.50%) ITIL
7 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (31.25%) SCCM
8 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
8 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
9 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
9 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (25.00%) HP
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (25.00%) Firewall
10 3 (18.75%) Symantec
10 3 (18.75%) MSI

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
6 1 (6.25%) LAN
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security
6 1 (6.25%) Skype
6 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.25%) VLAN
6 1 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) AdminStudio
1 3 (18.75%) InstallShield
1 3 (18.75%) MSI
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Packager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) FlexPod
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Application Discovery
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Process Management
4 1 (6.25%) Server Building
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (18.75%) MCITP
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) CCNP
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (12.50%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) MCSE
4 2 (12.50%) VCAP
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (12.50%) XenApp
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) 3PAR
5 3 (18.75%) F5
5 3 (18.75%) NetApp
5 3 (18.75%) Symantec
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) Proofpoint
6 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) IronPort
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat