The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.24% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £316
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.25 £19.19
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -10.08%
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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 Newbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 12.71% 6.25% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
Average daily rate £400 £325 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £290 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% +34.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.18 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -11.76%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Windows Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Windows Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Windows Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Windows Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PC Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) PC Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) C Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) Zend Framework
2 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) SUSE
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 1 (16.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSA
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Zend
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint