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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 51 52 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 26 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.34% 3.21% 5.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.41% 10.70% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 8
Median daily rate £225 £320 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% +37.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £434 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £23.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
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
148 243 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.71% 30.00% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 146 104
Median daily rate £350 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £200 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 28 38
Median hourly rate £10.00 £23.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +58.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +6 4 £145 -53.60% 2
Peterborough -5 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
East of England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
5 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 6 (42.86%) SCCM
7 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
8 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 3 (21.43%) Office 365
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
9 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (21.43%) SAN
10 2 (14.29%) NetApp
10 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
10 2 (14.29%) SCOM
10 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
10 2 (14.29%) Advertising
10 2 (14.29%) Migration
10 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
10 2 (14.29%) Dell
10 2 (14.29%) WAN
10 2 (14.29%) Linux

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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Support
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) Unix
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) MOF
2 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Server Building
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) MCSA
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) VCP5
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.14%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos