The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 46 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 21 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.46% 1.73% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.60% 8.99% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 4
Median daily rate £350 £300 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £223 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £330 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.60 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% +8.42%
Windows Server 2012
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
181 178 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.19% 19.22% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 140 85
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £130 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 23
Median hourly rate £12.88 £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.57% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £13.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £19.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
3 27 (62.79%) VMware
4 26 (60.47%) Windows Server
5 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
6 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (44.19%) Hyper-V
7 18 (41.86%) TCP/IP
8 17 (39.53%) DNS
9 16 (37.21%) Windows 7
9 16 (37.21%) Data Centre
10 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
12 11 (25.58%) SQL
12 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
13 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
13 10 (23.26%) Linux
13 10 (23.26%) Cisco
13 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
13 10 (23.26%) DHCP
13 10 (23.26%) Finance
14 9 (20.93%) Clustering
14 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (20.93%) Windows 8
15 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (18.60%) Security Hardening
15 8 (18.60%) Server Building
15 8 (18.60%) XenApp
15 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (16.28%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) TCP/IP
2 17 (39.53%) DNS
3 10 (23.26%) DHCP
4 8 (18.60%) SAN
5 7 (16.28%) LAN
5 7 (16.28%) WAN
6 6 (13.95%) VPN
7 2 (4.65%) Firewall
8 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.33%) NAS
8 1 (2.33%) VLAN
8 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Electronics
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) Build Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.93%) Clustering
3 7 (16.28%) Client/Server
4 5 (11.63%) Fat Client
4 5 (11.63%) Thin Client
5 2 (4.65%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) Windows Server
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (37.21%) Windows 7
5 10 (23.26%) Linux
6 9 (20.93%) Windows 8
7 7 (16.28%) Windows 10
8 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Security Hardening
1 8 (18.60%) Server Building
2 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (4.65%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) High Availability
2 2 (4.65%) Migration
2 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
2 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
2 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.33%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.33%) DNA
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL
3 1 (2.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (2.33%) Presales
3 1 (2.33%) Server Hardening
3 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) VBScript
4 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) BC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
2 19 (44.19%) Hyper-V
3 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (18.60%) VMware ESX
4 8 (18.60%) XenApp
5 7 (16.28%) XenDesktop
6 3 (6.98%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (4.65%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (4.65%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) SCCM
2 7 (16.28%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (6.98%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) AppDNA
5 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.33%) SCOM
5 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) VMware
2 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.26%) Cisco
4 7 (16.28%) Dell
4 7 (16.28%) Intel Security
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle
4 7 (16.28%) Sun
5 6 (13.95%) Citrix
6 5 (11.63%) Wyse
7 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
7 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.98%) Veeam
9 2 (4.65%) AppSense
9 2 (4.65%) EMC
9 2 (4.65%) NetApp
9 2 (4.65%) SAP
10 1 (2.33%) Cognos
10 1 (2.33%) HP
10 1 (2.33%) IBM
10 1 (2.33%) Symantec
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