The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 46 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.09% 0.99% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.36% 5.03% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 15
Median daily rate £320 £179 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.02% -44.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £106 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £349 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £320 £286
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +11.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.61% +5.88%
Windows Server 2008
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
202 179 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.51% 19.78% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 136 94
Median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £129 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 22
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.20 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 28 (73.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (65.79%) Windows Server
5 20 (52.63%) PowerShell
5 20 (52.63%) VMware
6 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
8 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
9 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
9 11 (28.95%) VBScript
10 10 (26.32%) Dell
10 10 (26.32%) DNS
10 10 (26.32%) XenApp
11 9 (23.68%) XenDesktop
11 9 (23.68%) Windows 8
11 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
11 9 (23.68%) SQL
11 9 (23.68%) MS Office
11 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
11 9 (23.68%) Migration
11 9 (23.68%) Finance
12 8 (21.05%) SAN
12 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business
13 7 (18.42%) VPN
13 7 (18.42%) Citrix
13 7 (18.42%) LAN
13 7 (18.42%) WAN
13 7 (18.42%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business
3 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (7.89%) IBM Domino
5 3 (7.89%) IBM Notes
5 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Office
2 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) DNS
2 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
3 8 (21.05%) SAN
4 7 (18.42%) DHCP
4 7 (18.42%) LAN
4 7 (18.42%) VPN
4 7 (18.42%) WAN
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
5 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Architect
1 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (10.53%) Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (7.89%) Lotus Notes Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Project Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Fat Client
2 5 (13.16%) Thin Client
3 4 (10.53%) EMC VNX
4 3 (7.89%) NHS
4 3 (7.89%) Replication
5 2 (5.26%) PKI
5 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.63%) CESG
6 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (73.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (65.79%) Windows Server
4 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
6 9 (23.68%) Windows 8
7 7 (18.42%) Windows 10
8 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
9 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
9 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) Patch Management
2 4 (10.53%) Server Patching
3 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (7.89%) Data Security
3 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.63%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL
5 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 11 (28.95%) VBScript
3 9 (23.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) MCSE
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) CCA
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.26%) DBS Check
3 2 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 34 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
2 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (26.32%) XenApp
4 9 (23.68%) XenDesktop
5 7 (18.42%) VMware ESX
6 4 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (7.89%) VMware Server
7 3 (7.89%) vSphere
8 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) WSUS
3 1 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) VMware
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
3 10 (26.32%) Dell
4 7 (18.42%) Citrix
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco
5 6 (15.79%) Intel Security
6 5 (13.16%) Wyse
7 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 4 (10.53%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (10.53%) NetApp
7 4 (10.53%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (7.89%) Lotus
8 3 (7.89%) SAP
9 2 (5.26%) Apple
9 2 (5.26%) AppSense
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