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 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 65 66 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 11 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.12% 1.67% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.79% 8.03% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 1
Median daily rate £325 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.19 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.94% -3.88%
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
190 249 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.33% 20.73% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 90 105
Median daily rate £400 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 26
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.14 £15.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +2 9 £475 +35.71% 3
High Wycombe +3 1 £255 -
Buckingham -1 1 £300 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 17 (60.71%) Hyper-V
4 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
5 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (46.43%) Migration
7 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 12 (42.86%) ITIL
7 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
8 11 (39.29%) VMware
9 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (28.57%) SCOM
10 8 (28.57%) Service Management
10 8 (28.57%) Linux
10 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (25.00%) HP
11 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 7 (25.00%) MS Office
12 6 (21.43%) SAN
12 6 (21.43%) ITSM
12 6 (21.43%) LAN
12 6 (21.43%) WAN
12 6 (21.43%) NFS
12 6 (21.43%) OVSD
12 6 (21.43%) iSCSI
12 6 (21.43%) Capacity Management
13 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3

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 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.14%) IIS
6 1 (3.57%) Apache
6 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) iSCSI
1 6 (21.43%) LAN
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
1 6 (21.43%) WAN
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 4 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
4 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Migration Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Web Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (28.57%) Linux
5 5 (17.86%) CentOS
5 5 (17.86%) Ubuntu
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (3.57%) Unix
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Migration
2 12 (42.86%) ITIL
3 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (28.57%) Service Management
4 6 (21.43%) Capacity Management
4 6 (21.43%) ITSM
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
6 4 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.71%) ERP
7 3 (10.71%) High Availability
7 3 (10.71%) Test Management
7 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
9 1 (3.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCITP
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 17 (60.71%) Hyper-V
3 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (21.43%) NFS
5 4 (14.29%) vSphere
6 2 (7.14%) XenApp
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.57%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) SCOM
2 6 (21.43%) OVSD
3 5 (17.86%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.57%) cPanel
4 1 (3.57%) SCCM
4 1 (3.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (14.29%) NetApp
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) arcserve
6 1 (3.57%) Novell
6 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.57%) Symantec
6 1 (3.57%) Veeam