Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 28 32
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 4 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.17% 1.69% 3.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.15% 5.49% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 10
Slough median daily rate £450 £300 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +23.71% -25.38%
10th Percentile £395 £295 £160
90th Percentile £470 £305 £348
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Slough median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £18.24 £33.50
% change year-on-year -17.76% -45.55% +91.43%

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 65 91 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 19.06% 30.74% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 57
Slough median daily rate £325 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +7.41% -6.57%
10th Percentile £208 £263 £174
90th Percentile £531 £625 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Slough median hourly rate £18.75 £15.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.95% -10.29% -5.56%
10th Percentile £13.09 £13.45 £14.90
90th Percentile £20.00 £17.05 £19.10
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.25 £13.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year +26.61% -9.17% -30.39%

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 18 November 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat