Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 28 39
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.50% 4.65% 3.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 26.92% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 6
Bradford median daily rate - £365 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.81% +40.91%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -15.63% +23.08% +19.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Bradford median hourly rate £11.50 - £17.50
10th Percentile £10.50 - £16.08
90th Percentile £18.60 - £21.47
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.25 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -9.26% -22.86% +27.27%

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bradford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 30 52 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 15.00% 17.28% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 25
Bradford median daily rate £300 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £203 £350 £293
90th Percentile £340 £450 £444
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 23
Bradford median hourly rate £12.00 £11.75 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.13% -25.91% +37.91%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.35 £10.60
90th Percentile £19.60 £18.58 £36.53
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £12.75
% change year-on-year -5.66% +3.92% +6.25%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Bradford

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Bradford

Windows Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2008 in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Lotus
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) NetMotion Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) Altiris
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Altiris
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) NetMotion Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) VMware