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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 17 32 22
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 19 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.88% 0.43% 3.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.89% 2.13% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £275 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 - £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
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
83 47 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.07% 20.17% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 41
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £153 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £410 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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
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 25 June 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (89.29%) Active Directory
3 25 (89.29%) Windows Server
4 23 (82.14%) SQL
5 19 (67.86%) Security Cleared
6 16 (57.14%) NetBackup
6 16 (57.14%) Windows XP
7 15 (53.57%) Veritas
7 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
8 14 (50.00%) Oracle
9 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
9 13 (46.43%) HP
9 13 (46.43%) SAN
9 13 (46.43%) Netcool
9 13 (46.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 13 (46.43%) Problem Management
10 12 (42.86%) EMC
10 12 (42.86%) MS Access
11 11 (39.29%) DV Cleared
11 11 (39.29%) Statistics
12 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
12 10 (35.71%) DNS
13 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
13 9 (32.14%) DHCP
13 9 (32.14%) Citrix
13 9 (32.14%) MS Office
13 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
13 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (32.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation

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 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (28.57%) Live Communications Server
4 6 (21.43%) IIS
4 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.57%) Apache
6 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.57%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) SAN
2 10 (35.71%) DNS
3 9 (32.14%) DHCP
4 5 (17.86%) LAN
4 5 (17.86%) WAN
5 4 (14.29%) Firewall
5 4 (14.29%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.57%) NAS
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) MS Access
3 1 (3.57%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
1 1 (3.57%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Electronics
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (32.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Server Support
5 5 (17.86%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) VMware Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Server Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server Support
8 2 (7.14%) Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) ELK Stack
1 1 (3.57%) LAMP
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Statistics
2 8 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 8 (28.57%) Thin Client
3 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 5 (17.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (89.29%) Windows Server
4 16 (57.14%) Windows XP
5 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (17.86%) Linux
7 5 (17.86%) Solaris
7 5 (17.86%) Unix
8 1 (3.57%) CentOS
8 1 (3.57%) Debian
8 1 (3.57%) Fedora
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Problem Management
2 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (17.86%) Change Management
3 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Email Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) Security Cleared
2 11 (39.29%) DV Cleared
3 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 25 (89.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Docker
4 1 (3.57%) KVM
4 1 (3.57%) NFS
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.57%) Postfix
4 1 (3.57%) qmail
4 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.57%) Varnish
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (57.14%) NetBackup
2 13 (46.43%) Netcool
2 13 (46.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (32.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 8 (28.57%) Unicenter
5 1 (3.57%) Ansible
5 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.57%) Bacula
5 1 (3.57%) Cacti
5 1 (3.57%) cPanel
5 1 (3.57%) Kibana
5 1 (3.57%) Nagios
5 1 (3.57%) Plesk
5 1 (3.57%) Puppet
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (3.57%) Salt
5 1 (3.57%) SCOM
5 1 (3.57%) WSUS
5 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Veritas
2 14 (50.00%) Oracle
3 13 (46.43%) HP
4 12 (42.86%) EMC
5 9 (32.14%) Citrix
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) Meridio
7 7 (25.00%) Intel Security
7 7 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (17.86%) F5
9 1 (3.57%) CommVault
9 1 (3.57%) Hitachi
9 1 (3.57%) IBM
9 1 (3.57%) NetApp
9 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
9 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.57%) SAP
9 1 (3.57%) Symantec
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