The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 5 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.98% 0.86% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.05% 4.42% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Median daily rate £293 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £248 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £520 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +10.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -2.43%

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
99 181 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.45% 19.44% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 93 71
Median daily rate £373 £340 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.55% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £261 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 28
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.18 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% +1.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Warrington +28 3 £293 +17.00% 2
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) MS Office
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) MCSE
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) NHS
6 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Office 365
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
7 3 (18.75%) SCCM
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) LDAP
8 2 (12.50%) Linux
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (12.50%) Citrix
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (12.50%) Symantec
8 2 (12.50%) Change Management
8 2 (12.50%) Firewall

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
2 1 (6.25%) Softphone
2 1 (6.25%) Symposium
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Operations Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) NHS
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) PKI
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) MCSE
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) IronPort
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) Sophos
3 1 (6.25%) Trend Micro
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
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