The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 64 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 15 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.67% 0.97% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.49% 3.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.24%
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%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
231 176 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.72% 24.41% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 65 23
Average daily rate £299 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.41% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £431 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.00 £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 Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (66.67%) VMware
6 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (54.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
8 12 (50.00%) MCSE
8 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
9 11 (45.83%) Citrix
9 11 (45.83%) VMware ESX
10 10 (41.67%) Migration
10 10 (41.67%) IIS
11 9 (37.50%) SLA
11 9 (37.50%) SAN
11 9 (37.50%) Finance
12 8 (33.33%) ITIL
12 8 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
13 7 (29.17%) NAS
13 7 (29.17%) Clustering
13 7 (29.17%) BladeLogic
13 7 (29.17%) Windows 2000
13 7 (29.17%) Windows NT
13 7 (29.17%) Change Management
13 7 (29.17%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (29.17%) ISA Server
14 6 (25.00%) Mainframe

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (41.67%) IIS
2 7 (29.17%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) NAS
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) IPsec
4 1 (4.17%) VLAN
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Clustering
2 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (8.33%) User Experience
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
5 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 7 (29.17%) Windows 2000
5 7 (29.17%) Windows NT
6 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (41.67%) Migration
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL
4 7 (29.17%) Change Management
5 5 (20.83%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.17%) CRM
9 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
9 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) MCSE
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) VCAP
5 1 (4.17%) CCIA
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.17%) MCTS
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) CCA
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CCEA
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (45.83%) VMware ESX
3 7 (29.17%) ISA Server
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (25.00%) Terminal Services
5 4 (16.67%) XenApp
6 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) BladeLogic
2 5 (20.83%) SCOM
3 4 (16.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Tivoli
4 2 (8.33%) XenMobile
5 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) Intel
5 4 (16.67%) IBM
5 4 (16.67%) McAfee
6 3 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle
8 1 (4.17%) EMC
8 1 (4.17%) Remedy
8 1 (4.17%) Sophos
8 1 (4.17%) Websense
8 1 (4.17%) IronPort
8 1 (4.17%) Veeam
8 1 (4.17%) Lumension
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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