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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 10.71% 5.65% 7.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.25% 25.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 10
Average daily rate
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£388 £185 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.45% -56.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £185 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £185 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £284
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -17.85%
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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
48 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 34.29% 22.58% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 18
Average daily rate £363 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £160 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £509 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.67% +48.07%
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 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (50.00%) VMware
5 11 (42.31%) SCCM
5 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (38.46%) HP
7 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 8 (30.77%) Office 365
8 6 (23.08%) WSUS
8 6 (23.08%) Clustering
8 6 (23.08%) IIS
8 6 (23.08%) MS Office
8 6 (23.08%) ITIL
8 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
8 6 (23.08%) SAN
8 6 (23.08%) Dell
8 6 (23.08%) DNS
8 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (19.23%) DHCP
9 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (15.38%) Back Office
10 4 (15.38%) Finance
10 4 (15.38%) LAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) IIS
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (15.38%) Lync
4 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) SAN
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 4 (15.38%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) SNMP
5 1 (3.85%) DMZ
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Back Office
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Support Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Wintel Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
7 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) iPhone
2 2 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (7.69%) Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) VBScript
3 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) UAG
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) SCCM
2 6 (23.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) HP
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) Dell
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) IBM
5 4 (15.38%) Riverbed
5 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 4 (15.38%) Meraki
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) McAfee
7 1 (3.85%) Apple