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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 42 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 35 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.78% 1.69% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.23% 7.59% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 7
Median daily rate £350 £305 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £291 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £434 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £337 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.97%

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
246 224 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.57% 22.29% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 90 110
Median daily rate £355 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £14.40 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £37.50 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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 +18 30 £350 +12.90% 3
Marlow - 2 £300 - 1
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 42 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (72.55%) Windows Server
4 30 (58.82%) SC Cleared
4 30 (58.82%) Security Cleared
5 28 (54.90%) Hyper-V
6 24 (47.06%) VMware
7 22 (43.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (37.25%) Cisco
9 18 (35.29%) ITIL
9 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (29.41%) Skype for Business
11 14 (27.45%) LAN
11 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
11 14 (27.45%) SCCM
12 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
12 13 (25.49%) DNS
12 13 (25.49%) HP
13 12 (23.53%) DHCP
13 12 (23.53%) Change Management
13 12 (23.53%) Unified Communications
13 12 (23.53%) Windows 8
13 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
14 11 (21.57%) Windows 10
14 11 (21.57%) Virtual Environments
14 11 (21.57%) WAN
15 10 (19.61%) MCSA
15 10 (19.61%) Cisco Certification

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 15 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.76%) IIS
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) LAN
2 13 (25.49%) DNS
3 12 (23.53%) DHCP
3 12 (23.53%) Unified Communications
4 11 (21.57%) WAN
5 9 (17.65%) Skype
6 8 (15.69%) Firewall
7 6 (11.76%) SAN
8 4 (7.84%) BIG-IP
8 4 (7.84%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (7.84%) SMTP
9 2 (3.92%) NAS
9 2 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.92%) VPN
10 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.96%) HTTP
10 1 (1.96%) Internet
10 1 (1.96%) SSL
10 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.84%) Big Data
3 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Wintel Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) Administrator
3 5 (9.80%) Deployment Specialist
3 5 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (7.84%) Active Directory Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) VMWare Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Wintel Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) NetBackup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.73%) Replication
3 4 (7.84%) Clustering
3 4 (7.84%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.96%) PKI
6 1 (1.96%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (72.55%) Windows Server
4 22 (43.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (23.53%) Windows 8
6 11 (21.57%) Windows 10
7 8 (15.69%) Windows 7
8 7 (13.73%) Windows Vista
9 5 (9.80%) Linux
10 4 (7.84%) Android
11 3 (5.88%) Unix
12 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) ITIL
2 12 (23.53%) Change Management
3 11 (21.57%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 7 (13.73%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (13.73%) Service Management
5 6 (11.76%) Patch Management
5 6 (11.76%) Security Patching
5 6 (11.76%) Server Building
6 4 (7.84%) Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (7.84%) Data Centre Operations
6 4 (7.84%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (7.84%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.84%) Software Deployment
6 4 (7.84%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.88%) ITSM
7 3 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
2 8 (15.69%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) VB
3 4 (7.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (58.82%) SC Cleared
1 30 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (19.61%) CCNP
3 10 (19.61%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (19.61%) MCSA
4 9 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (11.76%) CCNA
6 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
6 5 (9.80%) MCSE
7 4 (7.84%) CCIE
8 3 (5.88%) MCP
9 2 (3.92%) VCP5
10 1 (1.96%) CCA
10 1 (1.96%) CCAA
10 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 42 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 28 (54.90%) Hyper-V
3 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (13.73%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (11.76%) ISA Server
6 5 (9.80%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (9.80%) UAG
7 3 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.96%) vSphere
8 1 (1.96%) XenApp
8 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) SCCM
2 10 (19.61%) WSUS
3 7 (13.73%) NetBackup
4 6 (11.76%) BladeLogic
4 6 (11.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (7.84%) AirWatch
5 4 (7.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.96%) AppDNA
7 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.96%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) VMware
2 19 (37.25%) Cisco
3 13 (25.49%) HP
3 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.69%) Remedy
5 7 (13.73%) Forcepoint
5 7 (13.73%) Symantec
6 4 (7.84%) Citrix
6 4 (7.84%) F5
6 4 (7.84%) MobileIron
7 3 (5.88%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.92%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.96%) Dell
9 1 (1.96%) EMC
9 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.96%) Juniper
9 1 (1.96%) NetApp