The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 9.09% 2.91% 4.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.43% 20.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Average daily rate
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£400 - £353
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 - £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 - £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +92.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
Windows Server 2008
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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 Crawley region.

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 28.93% 14.56% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 15
Average daily rate £333 £429 £254
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +68.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £403 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £468 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +92.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 March 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
4 9 (45.00%) SCCM
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (40.00%) MS Office
5 8 (40.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (25.00%) Office 365
9 4 (20.00%) Meraki
9 4 (20.00%) Lync
9 4 (20.00%) iPad
9 4 (20.00%) Riverbed
9 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
9 4 (20.00%) iPhone
9 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
9 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) IBM
9 4 (20.00%) HP
9 4 (20.00%) DNS
9 4 (20.00%) Citrix
9 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 4 (20.00%) Windows XP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (20.00%) Lync
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) SNMP
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Online Betting
2 3 (15.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Deskside Support
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (20.00%) iPhone
1 4 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Project Management
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
1 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) UAG
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) IBM
4 4 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (20.00%) Meraki
5 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) McAfee
6 1 (5.00%) Apple
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
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