The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 51 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 56 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.75% 4.69% 4.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.06% 20.36% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 20
Average daily rate
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£395 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £140 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £281
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £43.00 £15.35 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.13% -31.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.23 £17.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+7.23% -19.04%
Windows Server 2008
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
268 275 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.07% 23.01% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 107 65
Average daily rate £395 £275 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.63% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 38
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.35 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.30% +5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £130.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -15 25 £355 +9.23% 6
High Wycombe -5 2 £400 +68.42% 6
Buckingham - 2 - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Iver - - - -
Marlow - - - - 1
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (64.65%) Microsoft
3 59 (59.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (51.52%) VMware
5 43 (43.43%) Active Directory
6 41 (41.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (37.37%) Citrix
7 37 (37.37%) ITIL
8 34 (34.34%) Security Cleared
9 32 (32.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (32.32%) SC Cleared
9 32 (32.32%) MS Exchange
10 28 (28.28%) MS Excel
11 27 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (26.26%) MCSE
13 25 (25.25%) Hyper-V
13 25 (25.25%) Windows 7
14 23 (23.23%) PowerShell
15 21 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2003
15 21 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
16 20 (20.20%) DNS
17 19 (19.19%) Service Management
18 18 (18.18%) SLA
18 18 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
18 18 (18.18%) MCP
19 17 (17.17%) ISA Server
20 15 (15.15%) Change Management
20 15 (15.15%) Finance
20 15 (15.15%) Windows XP
20 15 (15.15%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 32 (32.32%) MS Exchange
2 21 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (14.14%) SharePoint
5 13 (13.13%) IIS
6 11 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (2.02%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.01%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (1.01%) Apache
10 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.01%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 28 (28.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) PaaS
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) Office 365
3 1 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.20%) DNS
2 15 (15.15%) DHCP
3 8 (8.08%) LAN
3 8 (8.08%) WAN
4 6 (6.06%) SAN
4 6 (6.06%) BIG-IP
5 5 (5.05%) NAS
5 5 (5.05%) iSCSI
6 4 (4.04%) Firewall
6 4 (4.04%) Broadband
7 3 (3.03%) VoIP
7 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.02%) VPN
8 2 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.01%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.01%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (1.01%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.01%) VLAN
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.01%) MySQL
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (18.18%) Administrator
2 17 (17.17%) Analyst
3 13 (13.13%) Consultant
4 12 (12.12%) BizTalk Administrator
5 10 (10.10%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (8.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (7.07%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Service Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Citrix Consultant
8 6 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (4.04%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (4.04%) Windows Administrator
10 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 4 (4.04%) Active Directory Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.13%) .NET
2 11 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.02%) XML
3 2 (2.02%) Middleware
4 1 (1.01%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Clustering
1 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.07%) User Experience
3 6 (6.06%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.04%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.04%) PKI
4 4 (4.04%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) PMI
6 1 (1.01%) FMCG
6 1 (1.01%) Telematics
6 1 (1.01%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.01%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (59.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 41 (41.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (25.25%) Windows 7
5 15 (15.15%) Windows XP
6 11 (11.11%) Windows 2000
6 11 (11.11%) UNIX
7 10 (10.10%) Windows 2000 Server
7 10 (10.10%) Windows NT
7 10 (10.10%) Linux
8 8 (8.08%) Windows Vista
8 8 (8.08%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.05%) CentOS
9 5 (5.05%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.01%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.37%) ITIL
2 21 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (19.19%) Service Management
4 15 (15.15%) Change Management
4 15 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
5 14 (14.14%) CRM
6 11 (11.11%) Migration
7 10 (10.10%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (7.07%) Problem Management
8 7 (7.07%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.06%) ITSM
10 5 (5.05%) Release Management
10 5 (5.05%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.05%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.05%) Change Control
11 4 (4.04%) Capacity Management
11 4 (4.04%) QMS
11 4 (4.04%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.04%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.23%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.10%) SQL
3 5 (5.05%) VBScript
3 5 (5.05%) VB
4 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (34.34%) Security Cleared
2 32 (32.32%) SC Cleared
3 27 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (26.26%) MCSE
5 18 (18.18%) MCP
6 10 (10.10%) DV Cleared
7 5 (5.05%) Degree
8 3 (3.03%) MCITP
8 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.03%) CCNP
8 3 (3.03%) CCNA
9 2 (2.02%) MCSA
9 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.01%) MCTS
10 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.01%) CCA
10 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.01%) CCEA
10 1 (1.01%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) JSP 440
System Software
1 43 (43.43%) Active Directory
2 32 (32.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (25.25%) Hyper-V
4 17 (17.17%) ISA Server
5 13 (13.13%) VMware ESX
5 13 (13.13%) XenDesktop
6 10 (10.10%) vSphere
6 10 (10.10%) XenApp
7 8 (8.08%) Firmware
8 7 (7.07%) Terminal Services
9 5 (5.05%) NFS
10 4 (4.04%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (2.02%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (1.01%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (13.13%) Backup Exec
2 12 (12.12%) SCCM
2 12 (12.12%) SCOM
3 11 (11.11%) OVSD
4 7 (7.07%) XenMobile
4 7 (7.07%) AirWatch
5 6 (6.06%) BladeLogic
5 6 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (4.04%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 4 (4.04%) Tivoli
7 3 (3.03%) WSUS
8 2 (2.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (64.65%) Microsoft
2 51 (51.52%) VMware
3 37 (37.37%) Citrix
4 13 (13.13%) HP
5 11 (11.11%) Cisco
5 11 (11.11%) McAfee
6 9 (9.09%) Remedy
7 6 (6.06%) Sophos
7 6 (6.06%) F5
7 6 (6.06%) Lumension
8 5 (5.05%) Intel
8 5 (5.05%) NetApp
9 4 (4.04%) AppSense
9 4 (4.04%) IBM
9 4 (4.04%) Dell
10 2 (2.02%) Mitel
10 2 (2.02%) Lotus
11 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.01%) Brocade
11 1 (1.01%) EMC
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