The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bromley 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 - 9 12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley - 10.99% 7.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 40.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £316
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.25 £19.19
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -10.08%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bromley region.

Operating Systems Category
Bromley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 8.96% 27.47% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 7
Average daily rate £325 £675 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.85% +462.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £85 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £700 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
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 Bromley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bromley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Bromley

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Bromley

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) System Testing
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) openSUSE
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) SUSE
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (25.00%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) MetaFrame
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WMI
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) AppSense