The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 21 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.87% 1.57% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 8.00% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -26.53%
Windows Server 2012
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 13.91% 19.69% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 12
Median daily rate £313 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.78% +2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +33.61%
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 Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Windows Server 2012
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Chester

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

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) VMware