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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 64 66 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 9 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.03% 0.60% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 2.28% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 15
Median daily rate £300 £155 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% -61.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £155 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £155 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +15.06%
Windows Server 2012
Berkshire

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
153 219 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.45% 26.29% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 106 105
Median daily rate £375 £417 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.07% +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £485 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 15
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £24.12 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (96.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (79.31%) Windows Server
4 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
5 13 (44.83%) ITIL
5 13 (44.83%) VMware
6 12 (41.38%) SLA
6 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
6 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
7 10 (34.48%) Remedy
7 10 (34.48%) Linux
7 10 (34.48%) Incident Management
8 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
8 7 (24.14%) Citrix
9 6 (20.69%) Unix
9 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
11 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (13.79%) Finance
12 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
12 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
12 3 (10.34%) SCCM
12 3 (10.34%) MSMQ
12 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
12 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
12 3 (10.34%) SQL
12 3 (10.34%) Cisco
12 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
12 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) IPX
2 1 (3.45%) NAS
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Support Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Junior
5 6 (20.69%) Junior Linux Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Linux Support
6 5 (17.24%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (10.34%) Junior Support Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
9 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (96.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (79.31%) Windows Server
4 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
5 10 (34.48%) Linux
6 6 (20.69%) Unix
7 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
8 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
9 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.34%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.90%) Server Patching
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) ERP
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Open Source
5 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
5 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) VMware
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) Remedy
4 7 (24.14%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Lotus
6 1 (3.45%) Lumension
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Polycom
6 1 (3.45%) SAP