The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 109 120 169
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +49
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 52 81 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.56% 1.49% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.48% 7.26% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 61 36
Median daily rate £388 £368 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.44% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £250 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.83 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.24% +3.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.19 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+13.94% -1.53%
Windows Server 2012
London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
695 1116 1219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.86% 20.54% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 843 904
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 51 44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.23 £23.75 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (75.51%) Windows Server
3 56 (57.14%) VMware
4 55 (56.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (47.96%) Active Directory
6 42 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 41 (41.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (36.73%) Finance
9 33 (33.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (32.65%) Citrix
11 28 (28.57%) PowerShell
12 21 (21.43%) Windows 7
12 21 (21.43%) SQL
12 21 (21.43%) SQL Server
13 20 (20.41%) Migration
14 19 (19.39%) Linux
15 18 (18.37%) HP
16 17 (17.35%) C#
16 17 (17.35%) DNS
17 16 (16.33%) MS Exchange
17 16 (16.33%) SCOM
18 15 (15.31%) SAN
19 14 (14.29%) Dell
19 14 (14.29%) Cisco
19 14 (14.29%) DHCP
19 14 (14.29%) ITIL
20 13 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
20 13 (13.27%) Incident Management
20 13 (13.27%) Financial Institution
21 12 (12.24%) Change Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 16 (16.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.24%) SharePoint
4 9 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.12%) IIS
6 4 (4.08%) Apache
6 4 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.06%) SAS
7 3 (3.06%) Zimbra
8 2 (2.04%) CMS
8 2 (2.04%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.02%) ArcGIS
9 1 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.02%) Confluence
9 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MS Excel
1 11 (11.22%) MS Office
2 3 (3.06%) SPSS
3 1 (1.02%) HipChat
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.02%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.10%) Office 365
2 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.02%) GitHub
3 1 (1.02%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.35%) DNS
2 15 (15.31%) SAN
3 14 (14.29%) DHCP
4 12 (12.24%) TCP/IP
5 11 (11.22%) Firewall
6 7 (7.14%) NetScaler
7 5 (5.10%) Network Security
8 4 (4.08%) Kerberos
8 4 (4.08%) NAS
8 4 (4.08%) VPN
9 3 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.06%) LAN
10 2 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.04%) Internet
10 2 (2.04%) Intranet
10 2 (2.04%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.04%) LDAP
10 2 (2.04%) SSH
10 2 (2.04%) WAN
10 2 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.04%) MySQL
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.02%) Big Data
7 1 (1.02%) DB2
7 1 (1.02%) GIS
7 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 36 (36.73%) Finance
2 13 (13.27%) Financial Institution
3 10 (10.20%) Banking
4 7 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.14%) Legal
5 2 (2.04%) French Language
5 2 (2.04%) German Language
5 2 (2.04%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (2.04%) Retail
5 2 (2.04%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
6 1 (1.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (19.39%) Analyst
2 14 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 7 (7.14%) Wintel Analyst
5 6 (6.12%) Active Directory Engineer
5 6 (6.12%) Citrix Engineer
5 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (6.12%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) PowerShell Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Administrator
7 4 (4.08%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.08%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Siebel Tester
7 4 (4.08%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) Tester
7 4 (4.08%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.22%) .NET
2 10 (10.20%) HTML
3 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.06%) CSS
4 3 (3.06%) jQuery
5 2 (2.04%) SAML
5 2 (2.04%) Web Services
6 1 (1.02%) HTML5
6 1 (1.02%) LAMP
6 1 (1.02%) ODBC
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.12%) Clustering
2 6 (6.12%) Hedge funds
2 6 (6.12%) NHS
3 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.06%) Derivative
4 3 (3.06%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.06%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.04%) Equities
5 2 (2.04%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.04%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.04%) HP Storage
5 2 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.02%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.02%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (75.51%) Windows Server
3 55 (56.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (33.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 19 (19.39%) Linux
7 9 (9.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (6.12%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.10%) Solaris
10 4 (4.08%) CentOS
10 4 (4.08%) Mac OS X
10 4 (4.08%) Unix
11 3 (3.06%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.04%) VMS
12 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
12 2 (2.04%) Windows 2000
12 2 (2.04%) Windows NT
13 1 (1.02%) Android
13 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.41%) Migration
2 14 (14.29%) ITIL
3 13 (13.27%) Incident Management
4 12 (12.24%) Change Management
5 11 (11.22%) Project Management
6 10 (10.20%) Service Delivery
7 8 (8.16%) Service Management
8 7 (7.14%) Server Building
9 6 (6.12%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (5.10%) ITIL V3
11 4 (4.08%) Analytics
11 4 (4.08%) Content Management
11 4 (4.08%) Knowledge Management
11 4 (4.08%) Risk Management
12 3 (3.06%) Configuration Management
12 3 (3.06%) DevOps
12 3 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.06%) Information Management
12 3 (3.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (3.06%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 21 (21.43%) SQL
3 17 (17.35%) C#
4 6 (6.12%) Java
4 6 (6.12%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.10%) VB
6 4 (4.08%) Python
6 4 (4.08%) VBScript
7 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.06%) C++
8 2 (2.04%) PHP
9 1 (1.02%) Perl
9 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.20%) MCSE
3 8 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (7.14%) CCNA
5 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.08%) Degree
6 4 (4.08%) MCTS
6 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.06%) CISSP
7 3 (3.06%) MCITP
8 2 (2.04%) CCNP
8 2 (2.04%) CEH
8 2 (2.04%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (2.04%) MCSA
8 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.04%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (1.02%) MCP
9 1 (1.02%) PMP
9 1 (1.02%) SAS Certification
9 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 47 (47.96%) Active Directory
2 41 (41.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.24%) VMware ESX
4 8 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.16%) XenApp
5 7 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (5.10%) vSphere
7 4 (4.08%) Terminal Services
7 4 (4.08%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.08%) XenServer
8 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.04%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.02%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (16.33%) SCOM
2 10 (10.20%) SCCM
3 8 (8.16%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.04%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.04%) Nagios
4 2 (2.04%) WSUS
5 1 (1.02%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.02%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.02%) Control-M
5 1 (1.02%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.02%) Puppet
5 1 (1.02%) SCSM
5 1 (1.02%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.02%) Sun Identity Manager
5 1 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.02%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 56 (57.14%) VMware
2 42 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 32 (32.65%) Citrix
4 18 (18.37%) HP
5 14 (14.29%) Cisco
5 14 (14.29%) Dell
6 11 (11.22%) Oracle
7 8 (8.16%) IBM
7 8 (8.16%) NetApp
8 7 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.08%) Bloomberg
9 4 (4.08%) Siebel
9 4 (4.08%) Veritas
10 3 (3.06%) Adobe
10 3 (3.06%) AppSense
10 3 (3.06%) Kaspersky
10 3 (3.06%) Qualys
10 3 (3.06%) Symantec
11 2 (2.04%) Aspera
11 2 (2.04%) Sophos
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