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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 57 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.66% 0.12% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£340 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £245
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £19.00 £18.23
% change year-on-year
+6.23% +4.22%
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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
182 202 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.62% 25.06% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 82 33
Average daily rate £358 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £145 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.35 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.53% +5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £23.60 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (93.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
4 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (65.52%) VMware
5 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (41.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
8 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
8 10 (34.48%) Citrix
8 10 (34.48%) ITIL
8 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
9 9 (31.03%) Finance
10 8 (27.59%) Migration
10 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
10 8 (27.59%) MCSE
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (24.14%) Windows XP
11 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
11 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
11 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
12 6 (20.69%) XenApp
12 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
12 6 (20.69%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
12 6 (20.69%) ISA Server
12 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
13 5 (17.24%) SLA
13 5 (17.24%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.24%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) SAN
1 3 (10.34%) NAS
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) DWDM
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Citrix Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (17.24%) BizTalk Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
2 4 (13.79%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.34%) Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (93.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
4 7 (24.14%) Windows XP
5 4 (13.79%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000
6 3 (10.34%) Windows NT
7 2 (6.90%) UNIX
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (34.48%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) Migration
4 6 (20.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (17.24%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
6 4 (13.79%) CRM
7 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
7 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) MCSE
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.45%) VCAP
4 1 (3.45%) CCIA
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.45%) MCTS
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) CCA
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCEA
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
3 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
4 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 6 (20.69%) XenApp
4 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
4 6 (20.69%) ISA Server
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.45%) vSphere
6 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) XenMobile
2 4 (13.79%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
3 3 (10.34%) BladeLogic
4 2 (6.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (65.52%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) McAfee
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) IBM
5 3 (10.34%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Brocade
6 2 (6.90%) Intel
6 2 (6.90%) Remedy
7 1 (3.45%) EMC