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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 70 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 21 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.61% 0.67% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.69% 2.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+41.93% -3.12%
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
314 242 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.08% 23.07% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 99 29
Average daily rate £290 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £120 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 19
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 December 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -4 15 £315 - 5
High Wycombe - - - -
Iver - - - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Windows Server 2012 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 2012.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (73.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 21 (61.76%) VMware
6 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
6 16 (47.06%) MCSE
6 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
7 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (41.18%) Citrix
8 14 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (38.24%) VMware ESX
10 12 (35.29%) SAN
10 12 (35.29%) IIS
11 10 (29.41%) Migration
11 10 (29.41%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (26.47%) NAS
12 9 (26.47%) BladeLogic
12 9 (26.47%) Finance
12 9 (26.47%) SLA
12 9 (26.47%) ISA Server
13 8 (23.53%) ITIL
13 8 (23.53%) Windows XP
13 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
14 7 (20.59%) Change Management
14 7 (20.59%) Clustering
14 7 (20.59%) Degree
14 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
14 7 (20.59%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Windows Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (35.29%) IIS
2 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 7 (20.59%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) SAN
2 9 (26.47%) NAS
3 4 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (2.94%) Wireless
5 1 (2.94%) IPsec
5 1 (2.94%) VLAN
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.94%) VPN
5 1 (2.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Administrator
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
2 6 (17.65%) Mainframe
3 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.88%) User Experience
6 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (73.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (29.41%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 7 (20.59%) Windows 2000
6 7 (20.59%) Windows NT
6 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
7 6 (17.65%) UNIX
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (29.41%) Migration
3 8 (23.53%) ITIL
4 7 (20.59%) Change Management
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (5.88%) CRM
8 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) MCSE
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.59%) Degree
3 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) MCITP
6 1 (2.94%) MCP
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.94%) MCTS
6 1 (2.94%) CCNP
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) CCA
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCEA
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) VCAP
6 1 (2.94%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (38.24%) VMware ESX
4 9 (26.47%) ISA Server
5 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (17.65%) Terminal Services
6 4 (11.76%) XenApp
6 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
7 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
8 2 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) BladeLogic
2 5 (14.71%) SCOM
3 4 (11.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.88%) SCCM
4 2 (5.88%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 21 (61.76%) VMware
3 14 (41.18%) Citrix
4 6 (17.65%) Intel
5 4 (11.76%) IBM
5 4 (11.76%) McAfee
6 3 (8.82%) HP
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
7 1 (2.94%) Remedy
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos
7 1 (2.94%) Websense
7 1 (2.94%) IronPort
7 1 (2.94%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) Lumension
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