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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 42 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 21 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.92% 2.10% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.82% 8.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £255
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.63%
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
194 177 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.98% 24.79% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 70 57
Average daily rate £314 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 37 45
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.53% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £38.10 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +12 8 £165 - 3
Cambridge - 7 £250 - 5
Huntingdon -4 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2012
East of England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
4 18 (62.07%) MS Exchange
5 17 (58.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) VMware
8 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
9 8 (27.59%) Citrix
10 7 (24.14%) Cisco
10 7 (24.14%) Linux
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
11 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
11 6 (20.69%) Office 365
11 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (20.69%) Migration
11 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (17.24%) SCCM
12 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu
12 5 (17.24%) Firewall
12 5 (17.24%) CCNA
12 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (17.24%) MS Office
12 5 (17.24%) MCSE
12 5 (17.24%) ITIL
12 5 (17.24%) SLA

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (62.07%) MS Exchange
2 17 (58.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (10.34%) IIS
5 3 (10.34%) Lync
6 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.90%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
1 5 (17.24%) VPN
1 5 (17.24%) DNS
1 5 (17.24%) DHCP
2 4 (13.79%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) Wireless
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) WebEx
4 2 (6.90%) LAN
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) Intranet
4 2 (6.90%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
1 6 (20.69%) Administrator
2 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Server Support
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
1 3 (10.34%) iPhone
1 3 (10.34%) iPad
2 2 (6.90%) EPoS
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Life Science
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
4 7 (24.14%) Linux
5 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (6.90%) Android
7 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.90%) BlackBerry OS
7 2 (6.90%) UNIX
7 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Migration
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Change Control
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) CAD
4 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) Network Management
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) Content Management
5 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) CCNA
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.24%) MCSE
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (10.34%) Degree
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (10.34%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) Terminal Server
3 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (10.34%) XenApp
3 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.45%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.90%) ARCserve
3 2 (6.90%) DameWare
3 2 (6.90%) WMI
4 1 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.45%) WSUS
4 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.45%) Nagios
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Citrix
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) HP
5 4 (13.79%) Symantec
6 3 (10.34%) Google
6 3 (10.34%) Wyse
6 3 (10.34%) Remedy
6 3 (10.34%) Sophos
6 3 (10.34%) Mapinfo
6 3 (10.34%) Adobe
6 3 (10.34%) MobileIron
7 2 (6.90%) EMC
7 2 (6.90%) Juniper
7 2 (6.90%) BMC
7 2 (6.90%) CA
7 2 (6.90%) Lotus
7 2 (6.90%) JD Edwards
7 2 (6.90%) LANDesk
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