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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 33 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 39 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.69% 0.83% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.66% 3.70% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 6
Median daily rate £350 £318 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% +20.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £255 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £399 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
- +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-2.02% -13.33%

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
209 216 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.12% 22.31% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 79 120
Median daily rate £358 £365 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.05% +25.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £215 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 23
Median hourly rate £11.50 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.74% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 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 +33 33 £350 +7.69% 4
Marlow - 4 £303 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 43 (84.31%) Active Directory
3 39 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (76.47%) Windows Server
4 28 (54.90%) SC Cleared
4 28 (54.90%) Security Cleared
5 25 (49.02%) Hyper-V
6 24 (47.06%) VMware
7 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (43.14%) Cisco
9 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (31.37%) DNS
10 16 (31.37%) LAN
11 15 (29.41%) DHCP
11 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
11 15 (29.41%) ITIL
11 15 (29.41%) SCCM
11 15 (29.41%) Skype for Business
12 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
13 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
14 12 (23.53%) WSUS
14 12 (23.53%) HP
14 12 (23.53%) WAN
14 12 (23.53%) Unified Communications
15 11 (21.57%) Windows 10
15 11 (21.57%) Skype
15 11 (21.57%) Windows 8
16 10 (19.61%) CCNP
16 10 (19.61%) MCSA

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 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (11.76%) IIS
2 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) DNS
1 16 (31.37%) LAN
2 15 (29.41%) DHCP
3 12 (23.53%) Unified Communications
3 12 (23.53%) WAN
4 11 (21.57%) Skype
5 8 (15.69%) Firewall
6 6 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (11.76%) SAN
6 6 (11.76%) SMTP
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.92%) Internet
8 2 (3.92%) NAS
8 2 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (3.92%) VPN
9 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.96%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.96%) Network Security
9 1 (1.96%) Wireless
9 1 (1.96%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.84%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
1 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Wintel Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Active Directory Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) Deployment Specialist
5 5 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.84%) Active Directory Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) VMWare Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) Wintel Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Wintel Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) NetBackup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.73%) Replication
3 4 (7.84%) Clustering
3 4 (7.84%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) Windows Server
2 39 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (21.57%) Windows 10
4 11 (21.57%) Windows 8
5 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
5 7 (13.73%) Windows Vista
6 6 (11.76%) Android
7 2 (3.92%) Linux
7 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.96%) Unix
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Change Management
3 9 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (13.73%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (11.76%) Data Centre Operations
5 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 6 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (11.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 6 (11.76%) Patch Management
5 6 (11.76%) Security Patching
5 6 (11.76%) Server Building
5 6 (11.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (7.84%) Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (7.84%) Service Management
6 4 (7.84%) Software Deployment
7 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.88%) Migration
7 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
2 10 (19.61%) VB
3 6 (11.76%) SQL
4 4 (7.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (54.90%) SC Cleared
1 28 (54.90%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.49%) 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 4 (7.84%) CCIE
7 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
7 3 (5.88%) MCSE
8 2 (3.92%) VCP5
9 1 (1.96%) CCA
9 1 (1.96%) CCAA
9 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (84.31%) Active Directory
2 25 (49.02%) Hyper-V
3 17 (33.33%) 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 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.96%) vSphere
7 1 (1.96%) XenApp
7 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) SCCM
2 12 (23.53%) WSUS
3 10 (19.61%) NetBackup
4 6 (11.76%) AirWatch
4 6 (11.76%) BladeLogic
4 6 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (11.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.96%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.96%) SCOM
6 1 (1.96%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) VMware
2 22 (43.14%) Cisco
3 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 12 (23.53%) HP
5 10 (19.61%) Symantec
6 8 (15.69%) Remedy
7 7 (13.73%) Forcepoint
8 6 (11.76%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.92%) Computacenter
10 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.96%) Citrix
10 1 (1.96%) Clearswift
10 1 (1.96%) Dell
10 1 (1.96%) F5
10 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.96%) Juniper
10 1 (1.96%) Meraki
10 1 (1.96%) NetApp
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle