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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 58 59 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 10 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.33% 1.45% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.54% 7.14% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Median daily rate £313 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.97% +5.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.09 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +3.03%
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
153 182 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.35% 20.34% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 70 80
Median daily rate £425 £355 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +29.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 19
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
4 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
5 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (47.37%) VMware
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) ITIL
7 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (31.58%) SCOM
8 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (31.58%) Service Management
8 6 (31.58%) Migration
9 5 (26.32%) Linux
9 5 (26.32%) SAN
9 5 (26.32%) HP
10 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
10 4 (21.05%) NFS
10 4 (21.05%) MS Office
10 4 (21.05%) SQL
10 4 (21.05%) OVSD
10 4 (21.05%) ITSM
10 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
10 4 (21.05%) SCVMM
10 4 (21.05%) iSCSI
11 3 (15.79%) CentOS
11 3 (15.79%) vSphere

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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) iSCSI
3 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
4 2 (10.53%) Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Web Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.26%) Statistics
1 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) CentOS
5 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.26%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
3 4 (21.05%) ITSM
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Test Management
5 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
3 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) NFS
5 3 (15.79%) vSphere
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCOM
2 4 (21.05%) OVSD
2 4 (21.05%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.26%) cPanel
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) arcserve
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) Veeam