The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 63 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.11% 0.45% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.54% 1.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £308 -
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
185 165 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.26% 24.70% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 59 66
Average daily rate £346 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.68% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
Windows Server 2012
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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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Lumension

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Lumension