The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 50 50 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.35% 3.55% 5.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.60% 10.65% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 3
Median daily rate £375 £310 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +55.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £23.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.52% +53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +15.06%
Windows Server 2012
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
174 263 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.29% 33.33% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 152 101
Median daily rate £350 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £208 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £417 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 33
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% +58.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £37.50 £32.20
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 Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +12 5 £273 -12.80% 4
Peterborough -6 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
East of England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
4 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (43.75%) SCCM
7 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (31.25%) WAN
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
9 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (25.00%) Migration
9 4 (25.00%) NetApp
9 4 (25.00%) Dell
9 4 (25.00%) MCSE
9 4 (25.00%) MCSA
9 4 (25.00%) ITIL
9 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
9 4 (25.00%) VCP5
10 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
10 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
10 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (18.75%) VCP6

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) MOF
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Server Building
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) MCSA
3 4 (25.00%) MCSE
3 4 (25.00%) VCP5
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (18.75%) VCP6
5 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) SCVMM
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Dell
3 4 (25.00%) NetApp
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco