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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 7.84% 2.33% 3.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 12.82% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £365 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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
22 39 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 21.57% 18.14% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 16
Median daily rate £365 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Median hourly rate £20.97 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 7 December 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (71.43%) IIS
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) Puppet
4 9 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (64.29%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (57.14%) Docker
5 8 (57.14%) DevOps
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (57.14%) TeamCity
5 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
6 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Android
6 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
6 6 (42.86%) SCOM
6 6 (42.86%) Vagrant
6 6 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (42.86%) AWS Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 6 (42.86%) Splunk
7 5 (35.71%) Firewall

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 10 (71.43%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) FTP
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 2 (14.29%) Skype
2 2 (14.29%) SMTP
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
2 2 (14.29%) Telnet
2 2 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (57.14%) TeamCity
3 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 6 (42.86%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Automation Specialist
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps Specialist
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Implementation Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Android
4 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) AWS Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CCDP
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Docker
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (64.29%) Puppet
2 6 (42.86%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (14.29%) Salt
4 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 6 (42.86%) Splunk
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Avaya
5 2 (14.29%) Brocade
5 2 (14.29%) Genesys
5 2 (14.29%) Verint
6 1 (7.14%) F5