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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 47 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 12 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.90% 1.08% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.95% 5.00% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Median daily rate £350 £272 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.67% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £254 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £362 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -32.69%
Windows Server 2012
Buckinghamshire

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
151 220 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.89% 21.65% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 83 70
Median daily rate £425 £368 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +26.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.42% +32.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.18 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £20.00 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 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 27 September 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) MS Office
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) SCOM
7 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 4 (26.67%) Service Management
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) Internet
8 3 (20.00%) MCSE
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Linux
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (20.00%) ITSM
8 3 (20.00%) OVSD
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Migration Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Migration Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Operations Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Manager
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.67%) Server Migration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Server Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) SIEM Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
1 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) CentOS
6 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.67%) Unix
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
1 4 (26.67%) Service Management
1 4 (26.67%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (20.00%) ITSM
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
4 1 (6.67%) Server Hardening
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.67%) VCP5
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) NFS
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCOM
2 3 (20.00%) OVSD
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Intel
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam