The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford 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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 3.17% 3.46% 1.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.43% 17.31% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £373 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £18.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
Windows Server 2008
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 52 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 14.81% 20.00% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 17
Median daily rate £375 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £184 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 £15.86 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.79% +13.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford 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 Bradford

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (50.00%) Docker
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (33.33%) Skype
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Salt
4 2 (33.33%) Ansible
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (33.33%) Verint

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 2 (33.33%) Skype
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Designer
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Salt
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Avaya
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Genesys
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Verint
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk