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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 47 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 11 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.67% 0.59% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.97% 2.90% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Median daily rate £443 £475 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +77.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £275 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
- +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.34 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.10% +6.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -27.08%
Windows Server 2012
North West

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
138 207 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.91% 20.50% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 134 76
Median daily rate £425 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 18
Median hourly rate £18.58 £17.34 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.15% +7.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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
Macclesfield +4 3 - - 1
Warrington +2 2 £468 - 4
Runcorn - 2 £436 -
Chester +1 1 £325 -10.34% 1
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) MS Office
4 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (28.57%) Firewall
5 6 (28.57%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) Migration
6 5 (23.81%) NHS
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) MCSE
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
7 4 (19.05%) Office 365
7 4 (19.05%) Juniper
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) DNS
7 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) Symantec
7 4 (19.05%) MPLS
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (14.29%) Forcepoint
8 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 3 (14.29%) SSL
8 3 (14.29%) VPN

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 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) MPLS
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) SSL
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) LDAP
4 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
4 2 (9.52%) SMTP
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.76%) FTP
5 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.76%) Softphone
5 1 (4.76%) Symposium
5 1 (4.76%) VLAN
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (19.05%) IT Support
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (23.81%) NHS
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) PKI
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Migration
1 6 (28.57%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Application Rationalisation
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) SIEM
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCIE
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.76%) Postfix
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (4.76%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Juniper
2 4 (19.05%) Symantec
3 3 (14.29%) Forcepoint
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.76%) IronPort
5 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) Sophos
5 1 (4.76%) Trend Micro
5 1 (4.76%) VMware
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