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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 17 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.84% 6.81% 7.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.86% 21.05% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate
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£313 - £318
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 - £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
- -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
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
70 76 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 29.91% 32.34% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 14
Average daily rate £313 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.93% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £142 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £430 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £16.50 £16.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.57% +1.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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
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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) VMware
3 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 13 (54.17%) DNS
5 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 8 (33.33%) Java
6 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 7 (29.17%) MCSE
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) EMC
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (25.00%) Lotus
8 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (25.00%) Adobe
8 6 (25.00%) HP
8 6 (25.00%) Symantec
8 6 (25.00%) Change Management
8 6 (25.00%) Flash
8 6 (25.00%) IIS
8 6 (25.00%) Linux
8 6 (25.00%) IBM Notes
8 6 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
8 6 (25.00%) vSphere
8 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (25.00%) NetBackup

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (25.00%) IIS
1 6 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 6 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
1 6 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Lync
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) ArcGIS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) DNS
2 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) NetScreen
5 1 (4.17%) DMZ
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Military
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (16.67%) Web Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Web Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Designer
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Web Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (4.17%) Web Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Flash
2 3 (12.50%) Software Packaging
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) XSLT
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (12.50%) UNIX
6 2 (8.33%) Solaris
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Change Management
1 6 (25.00%) Web Development
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Software Distribution
3 3 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
5 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.17%) MODAF
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) IT Governance
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) C
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) MCSE
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (20.83%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) MCTS
5 1 (4.17%) CCA
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) UAG
4 1 (4.17%) vCloud
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) EMC
3 6 (25.00%) Lotus
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (25.00%) Adobe
3 6 (25.00%) HP
3 6 (25.00%) Symantec
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
5 1 (4.17%) ESRI
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) BMC
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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