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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 32 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.39% 2.75% 5.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.21% 12.00% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £380 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.41% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
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
53 50 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 18.09% 22.94% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 25
Average daily rate £238 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £136 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (60.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) SCCM
6 3 (30.00%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (30.00%) vSphere
6 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (20.00%) Change Management
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) IBM
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Dell
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (20.00%) VBScript
7 2 (20.00%) VB
7 2 (20.00%) Change Control
7 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PVCS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Server Support
1 4 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) VBScript
1 2 (20.00%) VB
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
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