Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 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 > Slough
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 28 34
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.97% 1.77% 1.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 6.67% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Slough median daily rate £397 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.33% +9.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £388 £295 £143
90th Percentile £461 £305 £408
Berkshire median daily rate £269 £325 £260
% change year-on-year -17.23% +25.00% -16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £19.66 £45.00
% change year-on-year -10.99% -56.31% +157.14%

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 69 75 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 22.40% 26.60% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 43 46
Slough median daily rate £305 £363 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.86% +1.40% +2.14%
10th Percentile £203 £269 £163
90th Percentile £476 £550 £470
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £15.25 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.15% -11.59% -12.66%
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.81 £12.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +42.44% - -40.21%

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 20 August 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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) AirWatch
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) AirWatch
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR