Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Windows Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 74 79
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 44 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.50% 1.54% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.89% 6.54% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 20
Milton Keynes median daily rate £345 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.82% +8.90% +20.08%
10th Percentile £235 £211 £213
90th Percentile £500 £495 £410
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £336 £313 £355
% change year-on-year +7.60% -11.97% +15.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £16.68
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £16.68

Windows Server 2012 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 370 306 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.00% 23.52% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 138 173
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £215
90th Percentile £500 £529 £526
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £360 £390 £375
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 37
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.75 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.41% -3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £11.59 £11.45 £9.50
90th Percentile £21.00 £16.24 £21.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.43
% change year-on-year +20.00% -2.79% +16.45%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (88.64%) Active Directory
3 30 (68.18%) VMware
4 28 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 24 (54.55%) Office 365
6 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Office
8 19 (43.18%) ITIL
9 18 (40.91%) Security Cleared
9 18 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
10 17 (38.64%) SC Cleared
10 17 (38.64%) SharePoint
10 17 (38.64%) Windows Server
11 14 (31.82%) Linux
12 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (29.55%) Migration
12 13 (29.55%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
12 13 (29.55%) Virtual Environments
13 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (27.27%) MCSE
13 12 (27.27%) SQL
13 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
14 10 (22.73%) ITIL V3
14 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (22.73%) Jamf Pro
15 9 (20.45%) VMware Workstation
15 9 (20.45%) Change Management
15 9 (20.45%) DV Cleared

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 17 (38.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 7 (15.91%) IIS
4 4 (9.09%) Skype for Business
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.27%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (13.64%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 24 (54.55%) Office 365
2 18 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (29.55%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (11.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) NAS
2 2 (4.55%) BIG-IP
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) Skype
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) ADSL
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) MPLS
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) VLAN
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
1 12 (27.27%) Architect
2 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 5 (11.36%) Support Specialist
3 4 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (9.09%) AWS Architect
3 4 (9.09%) Azure Architect
3 4 (9.09%) Wintel Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Active Directory Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Data Technician
4 3 (6.82%) Migration Architect
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Architect
5 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Communications Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Service Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.45%) CMDB
3 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 5 (11.36%) PKI
5 4 (9.09%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (38.64%) Windows Server
4 14 (31.82%) Linux
5 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (18.18%) Unix
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.27%) CentOS
9 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.27%) Solaris
9 1 (2.27%) SUSE
9 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) ITIL
2 13 (29.55%) Migration
2 13 (29.55%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (22.73%) ITIL V3
4 9 (20.45%) Change Management
5 8 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 8 (18.18%) Service Management
6 6 (13.64%) CRM
6 6 (13.64%) ITSM
7 5 (11.36%) Presales
7 5 (11.36%) Service Design
8 4 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
8 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.55%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.55%) Project Management
9 2 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.27%) C
3 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 17 (38.64%) SC Cleared
3 12 (27.27%) MCSE
3 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (20.45%) DV Cleared
5 6 (13.64%) MCP
6 5 (11.36%) MCSA
7 1 (2.27%) GSAE
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) GDPR
2 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (88.64%) Active Directory
2 28 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
4 9 (20.45%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.82%) XenApp
6 2 (4.55%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.55%) vSphere
7 1 (2.27%) Docker
7 1 (2.27%) vCloud
7 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Jamf Pro
2 6 (13.64%) SCCM
3 5 (11.36%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) OpenView
4 2 (4.55%) OVSD
4 2 (4.55%) SCOM
4 2 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.27%) Ansible
5 1 (2.27%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.27%) Puppet
5 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.27%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.27%) Unicenter
5 1 (2.27%) vRealize
5 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) VMware
2 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) Citrix
3 9 (20.45%) HP
4 7 (15.91%) Symantec
5 6 (13.64%) ServiceNow
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco
6 3 (6.82%) NetApp
7 2 (4.55%) F5
8 1 (2.27%) CA
8 1 (2.27%) Dell
8 1 (2.27%) EMC
8 1 (2.27%) IBM
8 1 (2.27%) Juniper
8 1 (2.27%) Lotus
8 1 (2.27%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (2.27%) Nimsoft
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.27%) Sun
8 1 (2.27%) SunGard