The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 23 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.86% 3.40% 7.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.89% 20.45% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 12
Median daily rate £347 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £268 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Windows Server 2008
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 44 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 19.18% 16.60% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 45
Median daily rate £450 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £135 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% -5.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) VMware
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (41.67%) Unix
6 10 (41.67%) Solaris
6 10 (41.67%) Oracle
7 8 (33.33%) Linux
7 8 (33.33%) NetBackup
8 7 (29.17%) Intel Security
8 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
8 7 (29.17%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (29.17%) AIX
8 7 (29.17%) ITIL
8 7 (29.17%) SQL
8 7 (29.17%) HP
8 7 (29.17%) Veritas
8 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
8 7 (29.17%) Windows XP
8 7 (29.17%) DNS
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
9 6 (25.00%) F5
9 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
9 6 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (25.00%) JSP 440
9 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 6 (25.00%) IIS
1 6 (25.00%) iPlanet
1 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (25.00%) DHCP
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 2 (8.33%) FTP
4 2 (8.33%) HTTP
4 2 (8.33%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) SSH
5 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.17%) LDAP
5 1 (4.17%) NAS
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.50%) MS Access
4 1 (4.17%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MSI
2 1 (4.17%) Bower
2 1 (4.17%) FxCop
2 1 (4.17%) Grunt
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) JSHint
2 1 (4.17%) Moq
2 1 (4.17%) NDepend
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) StyleCop
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Publishing
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Server Support
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server Support
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) J2EE
2 5 (20.83%) JSP
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) LAMP
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Statistics
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.17%) Grid Computing
3 1 (4.17%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.17%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (41.67%) Solaris
4 10 (41.67%) Unix
5 8 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (29.17%) AIX
6 7 (29.17%) Windows XP
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.17%) Debian
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.17%) SUSE
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
1 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (25.00%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging
4 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) MVC
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) QMS
6 1 (4.17%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 7 (29.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Netcool
4 4 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) ThinApp
6 2 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (4.17%) HP SIM
7 1 (4.17%) OpenView
7 1 (4.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 7 (29.17%) HP
3 7 (29.17%) Intel Security
3 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
3 7 (29.17%) Veritas
4 6 (25.00%) BEA
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) EMC
4 6 (25.00%) F5
4 6 (25.00%) Sun
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
8 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.17%) BMC
8 1 (4.17%) Cognos
8 1 (4.17%) NetApp
8 1 (4.17%) Qualys
8 1 (4.17%) SAP