The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 16 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.26% 6.76% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 22.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £303 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
-7.20% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-16.27% +10.25%
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 Maidenhead region.

Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 34.04% 29.73% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 9
Average daily rate £325 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £278 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Windows Server 2008
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DMZ
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Games
5 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DMZ
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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