The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bournemouth region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.83% 5.60% 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.00% 15.22% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Average daily rate
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- £335 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-11.92% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.93% +13.15%
Operating Systems Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 46 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 22.94% 36.80% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 30
Average daily rate £415 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £110 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £12.42 £11.75 £9.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.70% +22.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
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Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) Lync
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Sun
5 2 (33.33%) Avaya
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Firmware
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DTS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Avaya
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Sun
5 1 (16.67%) Veeam
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