The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 21 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.38% 0.72% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.32% 1.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £128 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+174.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +7.69%
Windows Server 2012
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 53 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 32.54% 38.13% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 41 19
Median daily rate £350 £435 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% +200.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £470 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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 Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) RHCE
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat