The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 104 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 16 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.67% 1.21% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.21% 6.37% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 17
Median daily rate £325 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £169 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
Windows Server 2012
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
499 487 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.76% 18.96% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 239 225
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 65 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £35.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Berkshire region.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Berkshire region.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 7 £338 +3.84% 4
Slough +10 5 £275 -8.33% 2
Maidenhead 0 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (83.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (80.33%) Windows Server
4 48 (78.69%) Active Directory
5 33 (54.10%) VMware
6 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
7 19 (31.15%) Windows 7
8 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (29.51%) Linux
8 18 (29.51%) ITIL
9 15 (24.59%) SQL
9 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
9 15 (24.59%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (21.31%) Firewall
11 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
11 12 (19.67%) LAN
11 12 (19.67%) WAN
11 12 (19.67%) Citrix
11 12 (19.67%) SLA
12 10 (16.39%) Remedy
12 10 (16.39%) DNS
12 10 (16.39%) Incident Management
12 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
13 8 (13.11%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (13.11%) F5
13 8 (13.11%) Windows 8
13 8 (13.11%) Change Management
13 8 (13.11%) VMware ESX

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.28%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.28%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
1 7 (11.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.64%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) Firewall
2 12 (19.67%) LAN
2 12 (19.67%) WAN
3 10 (16.39%) DNS
4 8 (13.11%) DHCP
5 5 (8.20%) VPN
6 4 (6.56%) SAN
7 3 (4.92%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (4.92%) VoIP
7 3 (4.92%) Wireless
8 2 (3.28%) Internet
8 2 (3.28%) IPX
8 2 (3.28%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.28%) Network Security
8 2 (3.28%) Skype
8 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.28%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.64%) Broadband
9 1 (1.64%) IMAP
9 1 (1.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Electronics
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Support Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) VMware Support Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Junior
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Support Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.84%) Junior Linux Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Support
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Technical Support
7 4 (6.56%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.64%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.28%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) FMCG
3 1 (1.64%) Replication
3 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (83.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (80.33%) Windows Server
4 19 (31.15%) Windows 7
5 18 (29.51%) Linux
5 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (13.11%) Windows 8
7 7 (11.48%) Unix
8 6 (9.84%) Windows XP
9 5 (8.20%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.64%) Android
10 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.64%) CentOS
10 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Incident Management
3 8 (13.11%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (13.11%) Change Management
3 8 (13.11%) Migration
4 3 (4.92%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.28%) Change Control
5 2 (3.28%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.28%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) ERP
5 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.28%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.28%) Server Patching
6 1 (1.64%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.64%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.64%) CRM
6 1 (1.64%) Data Management
6 1 (1.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) Java
2 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.64%) PHP
2 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.28%) CCA
4 2 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.28%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.64%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) MCP
5 1 (1.64%) MCSE
5 1 (1.64%) MOS
5 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 48 (78.69%) Active Directory
2 15 (24.59%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (13.11%) VMware ESX
3 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.20%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (6.56%) XenApp
6 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.92%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.28%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (3.28%) XenServer
8 1 (1.64%) UAG
8 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) SCOM
2 3 (4.92%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.92%) SCCM
3 2 (3.28%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.64%) cPanel
4 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) VMware
2 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
3 12 (19.67%) Citrix
4 10 (16.39%) Remedy
5 8 (13.11%) F5
6 6 (9.84%) Cisco
7 2 (3.28%) AppSense
7 2 (3.28%) Lotus
7 2 (3.28%) NetApp
7 2 (3.28%) Nimsoft
7 2 (3.28%) Polycom
7 2 (3.28%) SAP
8 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.64%) Google
8 1 (1.64%) HP
8 1 (1.64%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.64%) Lumension
8 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.64%) RedGate
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago