The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 62 51 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 4 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 2.34% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.83% 8.98% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 1
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£155 £400 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.25% +128.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £306
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.31 £19.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.15% -25.00%
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 Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
219 245 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.92% 26.04% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 99 93
Average daily rate £417 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 16 20
Average hourly rate £21.55 £16.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.60% -23.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.12 £20.20 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.83%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Reading region.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
8 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 2 (18.18%) XenApp
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) MS Office
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP
8 2 (18.18%) DNS
8 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
8 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
8 2 (18.18%) Internet
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) OWASP
8 2 (18.18%) SCCM
8 2 (18.18%) Cryptography

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
3 1 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
1 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
1 1 (9.09%) NuGet
1 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Architect
1 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Channel Marketing Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Technician
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) XSL
3 1 (9.09%) WSDL
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
1 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) OWASP
1 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) ArchiMate
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) Server Building
2 1 (9.09%) Use Case
2 1 (9.09%) Release Management
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) UML
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) EAI
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Lotus
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense
4 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
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