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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 43 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 21 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.71% 0.40% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.68% 1.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£233 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.27% +15.62%
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
217 190 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.00% 25.10% 38.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 75 100
Average daily rate £300 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £173 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 29 74
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridge +9 16 £233 -43.63% 1
Peterborough - 3 £233 - 1
Ely - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Windows Server 2012
East of England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (74.19%) Microsoft
3 41 (66.13%) .NET
4 40 (64.52%) SQL
5 38 (61.29%) MSBuild
6 36 (58.06%) SSDT
6 36 (58.06%) Visual Studio
6 36 (58.06%) Configuration Management
6 36 (58.06%) Automated Testing
6 36 (58.06%) .NET Framework
6 36 (58.06%) Release Management
6 36 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (58.06%) Git (software)
6 36 (58.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 36 (58.06%) TeamCity
7 33 (53.23%) Maven
7 33 (53.23%) Gradle
7 33 (53.23%) Artifactory
7 33 (53.23%) Red Gate
7 33 (53.23%) NuGet
7 33 (53.23%) Automation Testing
7 33 (53.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 24 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
10 14 (22.58%) Windows 7
11 13 (20.97%) DHCP
11 13 (20.97%) DNS
11 13 (20.97%) SAN
12 12 (19.35%) LAN
12 12 (19.35%) WAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Office
2 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.84%) CloudFront
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) DHCP
1 13 (20.97%) DNS
1 13 (20.97%) SAN
2 12 (19.35%) LAN
2 12 (19.35%) WAN
3 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.68%) Firewall
5 3 (4.84%) VPN
5 3 (4.84%) IPv6
5 3 (4.84%) Wireless
5 3 (4.84%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.61%) HTTP
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.61%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (58.06%) SSDT
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 38 (61.29%) MSBuild
2 36 (58.06%) Visual Studio
2 36 (58.06%) Git (software)
2 36 (58.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (58.06%) TeamCity
3 33 (53.23%) Maven
3 33 (53.23%) Gradle
3 33 (53.23%) Artifactory
3 33 (53.23%) NuGet
3 33 (53.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (8.06%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.06%) NUnit
4 5 (8.06%) CruiseControl
4 5 (8.06%) Subversion
4 5 (8.06%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (53.23%) Build Engineer
1 33 (53.23%) Release Engineer
1 33 (53.23%) Build and Release Engineer
2 7 (11.29%) Support Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) Server Support
4 5 (8.06%) Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Network Support
5 4 (6.45%) Server Support Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Support Specialist
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Configuration Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (66.13%) .NET
2 36 (58.06%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (8.06%) WCF
3 5 (8.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.61%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.61%) Clustering
2 1 (1.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (22.58%) Windows 7
4 11 (17.74%) Windows 8
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.84%) Linux
7 1 (1.61%) UNIX
7 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (58.06%) Configuration Management
1 36 (58.06%) Automated Testing
1 36 (58.06%) Release Management
1 36 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (53.23%) Automation Testing
3 5 (8.06%) MVC
3 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.45%) ITIL
5 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.84%) Change Control
5 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (4.84%) Network Management
6 2 (3.23%) Computer Architecture
7 1 (1.61%) Project Management
7 1 (1.61%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.61%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 40 (64.52%) SQL
2 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.06%) C#
3 5 (8.06%) Java
3 5 (8.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.61%) CCNA
2 1 (1.61%) MCSE
2 1 (1.61%) MCSD
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.23%) XenApp
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.61%) vSphere
4 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) SCCM
2 4 (6.45%) SCVMM
3 3 (4.84%) ARCserve
3 3 (4.84%) SCOM
3 3 (4.84%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 46 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 33 (53.23%) Red Gate
3 6 (9.68%) HP
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco
5 3 (4.84%) Dell
5 3 (4.84%) CA
5 3 (4.84%) VMware
6 2 (3.23%) Citrix
7 1 (1.61%) EMC
7 1 (1.61%) Nortel
7 1 (1.61%) IBM
7 1 (1.61%) Juniper
7 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.61%) Polycom
7 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.61%) F5
7 1 (1.61%) MobileIron
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