The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Crawley region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 14 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 10.43% 7.69% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.91% 38.24% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£223 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.34% -5.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-11.92% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.93% +13.15%
Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 37.39% 20.12% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 10
Average daily rate £225 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.67% +14.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £283 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £448 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 2
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows Server 2008
West Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
4 10 (52.63%) MS Office
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (31.58%) DHCP
6 6 (31.58%) DNS
6 6 (31.58%) MCSE
6 6 (31.58%) MCP
6 6 (31.58%) Firewall
6 6 (31.58%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
7 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
7 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (21.05%) Mac OS
8 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) MCSA
8 4 (21.05%) C
8 4 (21.05%) Network Security
8 4 (21.05%) MCTS
8 4 (21.05%) MCITP
8 4 (21.05%) Internet
9 3 (15.79%) SCCM
9 3 (15.79%) ITIL
9 3 (15.79%) Windows XP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DHCP
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) Network Security
2 4 (21.05%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) VPN
3 3 (15.79%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) PBX
4 2 (10.53%) VoIP
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) LDAP
4 2 (10.53%) SNMP
4 2 (10.53%) MPLS
4 2 (10.53%) Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.26%) DMVPN
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Network Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) IT Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Mac OS
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.26%) Android
7 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.53%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (31.58%) MCP
2 6 (31.58%) MCSE
3 4 (21.05%) MCSA
3 4 (21.05%) MCTS
3 4 (21.05%) MCITP
4 2 (10.53%) MCDST
4 2 (10.53%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) CCNA
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Kaseya
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) SOTI
Crawley, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per day + market rates
Posted: 12 hours ago