Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 11 December 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 > Slough
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 32 46
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 5 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.75% 3.27% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.33% 12.05% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Slough median daily rate £300 £260 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -20.00% +8.33%
10th Percentile £295 £177 £315
90th Percentile £305 £388 £476
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £45.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year -61.16% +140.00% -80.42%

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 Slough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 79 83 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 27.62% 27.12% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 51 49
Slough median daily rate £363 £338 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -5.59% +10.00%
10th Percentile £223 £175 £182
90th Percentile £595 £450 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 16
Slough median hourly rate - £17.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.48% -21.79%
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £22.03
% change year-on-year -28.57% -20.54% +29.03%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Slough

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Slough

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) CCAA
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Canon
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Windows Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) CCAA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Canon
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (20.00%) Polycom
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec