Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 87 81
Rank change year-on-year +24 -6 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 24 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.87% 0.81% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.41% 4.33% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 14
Reading median daily rate £330 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% -3.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £150 £294 £218
90th Percentile £550 £513 £493
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Reading median hourly rate £18.24 £20.81 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.36% +18.93% -90.00%
10th Percentile £15.82 £18.81 £16.25
90th Percentile £20.21 £22.77 £18.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.24 £33.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -45.55% +91.43% -90.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 255 277 479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.84% 18.65% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 150 283
Reading median daily rate £390 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.36% -3.81% +14.29%
10th Percentile £199 £197 £220
90th Percentile £550 £553 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 14 69
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £33.67 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.45% +20.25% +64.37%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £13.50
90th Percentile £41.75 £55.65 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -15.63% -25.75% +26.50%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Reading over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
4 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 9 (37.50%) DNS
8 7 (29.17%) Cisco
8 7 (29.17%) IIS
8 7 (29.17%) SQL
9 6 (25.00%) DHCP
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (20.83%) Java EE
10 5 (20.83%) French Language
10 5 (20.83%) LAN
10 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
11 4 (16.67%) ITIL
11 4 (16.67%) Linux
11 4 (16.67%) Oracle
11 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring 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 7 (29.17%) IIS
2 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (16.67%) Liferay
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) DHCP
3 5 (20.83%) LAN
3 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 3 (12.50%) Network Security
6 2 (8.33%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) NAS
6 2 (8.33%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) WAN
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.17%) Skype
7 1 (4.17%) SMTP
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (16.67%) JasperReports
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) French Language
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) IT Support
2 4 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Implementation Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (12.50%) IT Technician
3 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Build Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Java EE
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (8.33%) NHS
2 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.67%) Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.33%) Unix
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
1 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (12.50%) Information Management
2 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Release Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) SOA
3 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (8.33%) Validation
3 2 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 3 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
2 3 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) RHCE
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) MCSA
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.17%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) AirWatch
1 2 (8.33%) MOM
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.17%) SCDPM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle
4 4 (16.67%) Talend
5 3 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) Veeam
7 1 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (4.17%) Lumension
7 1 (4.17%) McAfee
7 1 (4.17%) MobileIron
7 1 (4.17%) Symantec