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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.29% 0.58% 4.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.68% 4.17% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £225 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -45.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £316
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.25 £19.19
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -10.08%
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
38 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 18.10% 13.95% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 11
Average daily rate £275 £288 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £140 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £404 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.75 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -36.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.18 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -11.76%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) vSphere
6 4 (40.00%) DMZ
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) IIS
6 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (30.00%) Migration
8 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (20.00%) User Experience
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
8 2 (20.00%) LAN
8 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (20.00%) WAN
8 2 (20.00%) DHCP
8 2 (20.00%) HTTP
8 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (20.00%) DNS
8 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
8 2 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (20.00%) Project Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DMZ
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) VMWare Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Siemens
3 1 (10.00%) Sage
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £11.00 - £13.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago