Period
to 19 June 2018

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 19 June 2018 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 63 79
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16 +16
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 19 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.41% 1.53% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.88% 8.64% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 20
Reading median daily rate £269 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.33% +33.33% -40.00%
10th Percentile £108 £185 £143
90th Percentile £450 £456 £401
Berkshire median daily rate £225 £360 £255
% change year-on-year -37.50% +41.18% -21.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 £19.66 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.99% -39.51% -
10th Percentile £13.58 £18.60 £31.25
90th Percentile £18.98 £20.73 £33.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £19.66 £27.00
% change year-on-year -10.99% -27.19% +63.64%

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 276 220 454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.51% 17.73% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 125 274
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.96%
10th Percentile £189 £165 £225
90th Percentile £563 £548 £521
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 28
Reading median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -17.96% -1.02%
10th Percentile £12.60 £11.78 £12.08
90th Percentile £41.70 £55.65 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.85 £15.00
% change year-on-year +22.74% -7.67% -19.14%

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 19 June 2018.

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 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
7 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
7 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
7 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
8 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco
9 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
9 5 (26.32%) vSphere
9 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
9 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
10 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (21.05%) Lumension
10 4 (21.05%) DNS
10 4 (21.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 4 (21.05%) VB
10 4 (21.05%) VMware
10 4 (21.05%) Clustering
10 4 (21.05%) IP Telephony
11 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (15.79%) StarTeam

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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
1 4 (21.05%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) Power BI
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
2 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Analyst
1 3 (15.79%) Build Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Field Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
1 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
1 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) IT Support
2 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
4 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
4 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
5 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
5 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.26%) Solaris
8 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
1 3 (15.79%) Software Distribution
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Application Packaging
2 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.53%) Security Patching
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) VB
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) vSphere
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) DFS Replication
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (15.79%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SCDPM
3 2 (10.53%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) Lumension
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Borland
4 3 (15.79%) McAfee
5 2 (10.53%) Ivanti
6 1 (5.26%) HP