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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 67 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 11 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.22% 0.67% 2.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.95% 2.63% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 15
Median daily rate £260 £265 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -28.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £177 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £353 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £20.19 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.70% -3.88%
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
185 228 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.46% 25.39% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 113 105
Median daily rate £380 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £230 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.55 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.74% +19.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £24.12 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 25 May 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 25 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (94.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
5 17 (48.57%) ITIL
6 16 (45.71%) SLA
6 16 (45.71%) Windows 7
7 14 (40.00%) Incident Management
7 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 14 (40.00%) Linux
7 14 (40.00%) Remedy
8 12 (34.29%) VMware
9 11 (31.43%) Citrix
10 10 (28.57%) Unix
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
12 6 (17.14%) XenApp
13 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
13 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (11.43%) RHCSA
14 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (11.43%) HP
14 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (11.43%) CCNA
14 4 (11.43%) Cisco
14 4 (11.43%) MCSE
14 4 (11.43%) HNC

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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Google Apps
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) IPX
4 1 (2.86%) MPLS
4 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (31.43%) Windows Engineer
3 11 (31.43%) Windows Support Engineer
4 9 (25.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (25.71%) Linux Support
4 9 (25.71%) Linux Support Engineer
5 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Junior
6 6 (17.14%) Junior Linux Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (8.57%) Junior Support Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (94.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (45.71%) Windows 7
5 14 (40.00%) Linux
6 10 (28.57%) Unix
7 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
10 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
10 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) ITIL
2 14 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.71%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.71%) Server Patching
3 2 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
4 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) CCNA
2 4 (11.43%) HNC
2 4 (11.43%) MCSE
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) RHCSA
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (45.71%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) XenApp
3 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Nagios
1 4 (11.43%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.57%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (40.00%) Remedy
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) Citrix
4 4 (11.43%) Altiris
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco
4 4 (11.43%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) Lotus
6 1 (2.86%) Lumension
6 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.86%) Polycom
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 per day
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