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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 61 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.36% 0.40% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.65% 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£278 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.97% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £305 £280
% change year-on-year
- +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Windows Server 2012
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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
182 186 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.72% 24.54% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 66 89
Average daily rate £325 £240 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £135 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 26
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.27 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £12.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £18.20 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) NFS
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (16.67%) NAS
6 1 (16.67%) XenApp
6 1 (16.67%) Veeam
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (16.67%) Office 365
6 1 (16.67%) Lumension
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) NFS
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (16.67%) BladeLogic
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) Lumension
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
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