The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 54 58 78
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 22 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.47% 2.29% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.19% 10.30% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 4
Median daily rate £319 £350 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.63%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
216 301 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.27% 22.26% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 106 106
Median daily rate £390 £368 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +13.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £453 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 23
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £36.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Milton Keynes +9 11 £350 -5.46% 1
Marlow +1 3 £325 -
High Wycombe +7 1 £417 -
Aylesbury -7 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
3 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 17 (53.13%) VMware
7 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (34.38%) HP
8 11 (34.38%) ITIL
9 9 (28.13%) SCOM
9 9 (28.13%) Service Management
10 8 (25.00%) Linux
10 8 (25.00%) MS Office
10 8 (25.00%) Internet
10 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 8 (25.00%) Capacity Management
10 8 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
11 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (21.88%) DNS
11 7 (21.88%) .NET
11 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
11 7 (21.88%) ITSM
11 7 (21.88%) OVSD
11 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
11 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
12 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
12 6 (18.75%) iSCSI
12 6 (18.75%) Firewall
12 6 (18.75%) NFS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon S3
1 3 (9.38%) CloudFront
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Internet
2 7 (21.88%) DNS
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall
3 6 (18.75%) iSCSI
4 5 (15.63%) DHCP
4 5 (15.63%) LAN
5 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) WAN
6 3 (9.38%) Kerberos
6 3 (9.38%) SAN
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (6.25%) LDAP
7 2 (6.25%) Network Security
7 2 (6.25%) Skype
7 2 (6.25%) SMTP
7 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.25%) Wireless
8 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.13%) NAS
8 1 (3.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Operations Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Migration Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Migration Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) XML
2 3 (9.38%) XSLT
3 1 (3.13%) ADO
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.25%) PKI
2 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 8 (25.00%) Linux
6 5 (15.63%) CentOS
6 5 (15.63%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.25%) Android
8 1 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (3.13%) Unix
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Service Management
3 8 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 8 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (21.88%) ITSM
4 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
6 5 (15.63%) Migration
7 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.38%) High Availability
9 2 (6.25%) Change Control
9 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations
9 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
9 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
9 2 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) VBScript
5 2 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) R
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.38%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.13%) VCP5
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
4 6 (18.75%) NFS
4 6 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (6.25%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) SCOM
2 7 (21.88%) OVSD
3 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
3 3 (9.38%) SCCM
4 2 (6.25%) AirWatch
4 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (6.25%) WSUS
5 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) PaperCut
5 1 (3.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (53.13%) VMware
3 11 (34.38%) HP
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco
4 4 (12.50%) Juniper
4 4 (12.50%) NetApp
4 4 (12.50%) Symantec
5 2 (6.25%) Micro Focus
5 2 (6.25%) MobileIron
5 2 (6.25%) NetIQ
5 2 (6.25%) Veeam
6 1 (3.13%) arcserve
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) Intel
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy