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 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 119 122 151
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 51 92 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.49% 1.55% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.84% 7.67% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 64 32
Median daily rate £402 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.52% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £504 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.24% +34.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
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
746 1200 1260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.83% 20.25% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 935 914
Median daily rate £455 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.05% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 44 58
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.30 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.23% +15.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £62.50 £33.50
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 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 23 July 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 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 107 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (72.90%) Windows Server
3 63 (58.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (58.88%) VMware
4 58 (54.21%) Active Directory
5 46 (42.99%) Microsoft
6 43 (40.19%) Citrix
6 43 (40.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (34.58%) Finance
8 33 (30.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 31 (28.97%) Migration
9 31 (28.97%) PowerShell
10 28 (26.17%) Windows 7
11 22 (20.56%) C#
12 20 (18.69%) Linux
12 20 (18.69%) SCCM
12 20 (18.69%) SCOM
13 19 (17.76%) Firewall
13 19 (17.76%) HP
13 19 (17.76%) MS Exchange
14 18 (16.82%) DNS
14 18 (16.82%) SQL
14 18 (16.82%) VMware ESX
15 17 (15.89%) .NET
15 17 (15.89%) ITIL
16 16 (14.95%) SQL Server
16 16 (14.95%) Dell
16 16 (14.95%) Cisco
16 16 (14.95%) Incident Management
16 16 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2010

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 19 (17.76%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (14.02%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (7.48%) IIS
5 5 (4.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.74%) Apache
6 4 (3.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.80%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.80%) SAS
7 3 (2.80%) Zimbra
8 2 (1.87%) CMS
8 2 (1.87%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.93%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.93%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 14 (13.08%) MS Office
2 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.80%) SPSS
4 1 (0.93%) HipChat
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.61%) Office 365
3 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.93%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.76%) Firewall
2 18 (16.82%) DNS
3 15 (14.02%) SAN
4 14 (13.08%) DHCP
5 10 (9.35%) NetScaler
5 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
6 8 (7.48%) Kerberos
7 5 (4.67%) Network Security
8 4 (3.74%) LAN
8 4 (3.74%) VPN
9 3 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.80%) Internet
9 3 (2.80%) NAS
9 3 (2.80%) VLAN
9 3 (2.80%) WAN
10 2 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.87%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.87%) SMTP
10 2 (1.87%) SSH
10 2 (1.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (2.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.87%) SSDT
6 1 (0.93%) Big Data
6 1 (0.93%) DB2
6 1 (0.93%) GIS
6 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.93%) MySQL
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) JIRA
1 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.87%) WiX
2 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.93%) MSI
General
1 37 (34.58%) Finance
2 12 (11.21%) Banking
3 10 (9.35%) Financial Institution
3 10 (9.35%) Legal
4 5 (4.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.87%) French Language
5 2 (1.87%) German Language
5 2 (1.87%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Law
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (18.69%) Analyst
2 12 (11.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (9.35%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (6.54%) Active Directory Engineer
4 7 (6.54%) Applications Engineer
4 7 (6.54%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (6.54%) Wintel Analyst
5 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (4.67%) Incident Analyst
5 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (4.67%) Project Manager
5 5 (4.67%) Server Engineer
5 5 (4.67%) Support Engineer
6 4 (3.74%) Administrator
6 4 (3.74%) Consultant
6 4 (3.74%) Support Analyst
6 4 (3.74%) Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (3.74%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.89%) .NET
2 15 (14.02%) HTML
3 9 (8.41%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.80%) CSS
4 3 (2.80%) jQuery
5 2 (1.87%) SAML
5 2 (1.87%) Web Services
6 1 (0.93%) HTML5
6 1 (0.93%) LAMP
6 1 (0.93%) Middleware
6 1 (0.93%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.48%) Clustering
3 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.61%) NHS
4 5 (4.67%) Fat Client
4 5 (4.67%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.74%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.74%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (2.80%) Derivative
7 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.87%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.87%) Equities
7 2 (1.87%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.87%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.93%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.93%) iPhone
8 1 (0.93%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 107 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (72.90%) Windows Server
3 63 (58.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (30.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (26.17%) Windows 7
6 20 (18.69%) Linux
7 9 (8.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (6.54%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.67%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.67%) Unix
9 5 (4.67%) Windows 10
10 4 (3.74%) CentOS
10 4 (3.74%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.87%) Android
11 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.87%) VMS
11 2 (1.87%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.87%) Windows NT
11 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.97%) Migration
2 17 (15.89%) ITIL
3 16 (14.95%) Incident Management
4 13 (12.15%) Change Management
5 8 (7.48%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.54%) ITIL V3
6 7 (6.54%) Project Management
6 7 (6.54%) Server Building
6 7 (6.54%) Service Management
7 6 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.67%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.67%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.67%) Information Management
9 4 (3.74%) Content Management
9 4 (3.74%) Open Source
10 3 (2.80%) Analytics
10 3 (2.80%) Application Discovery
10 3 (2.80%) Asset Management
10 3 (2.80%) Data Analysis
10 3 (2.80%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.97%) PowerShell
2 22 (20.56%) C#
3 18 (16.82%) SQL
4 11 (10.28%) Java
5 7 (6.54%) C++
5 7 (6.54%) VBScript
6 6 (5.61%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.74%) Python
8 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.87%) PHP
9 2 (1.87%) VB
10 1 (0.93%) Perl
10 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (13.08%) MCSE
3 10 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (8.41%) CCNA
5 6 (5.61%) MCITP
6 5 (4.67%) Degree
6 5 (4.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.74%) MCTS
8 3 (2.80%) CISSP
8 3 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.87%) CCNP
9 2 (1.87%) CEH
9 2 (1.87%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.87%) MCP
9 2 (1.87%) MCSA
9 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.87%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.93%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) QA
1 4 (3.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 58 (54.21%) Active Directory
2 43 (40.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (16.82%) VMware ESX
4 15 (14.02%) Hyper-V
5 12 (11.21%) XenApp
6 11 (10.28%) XenDesktop
7 8 (7.48%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (6.54%) Terminal Services
9 5 (4.67%) XenServer
10 4 (3.74%) vSphere
11 3 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (2.80%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (1.87%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.93%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (18.69%) SCCM
1 20 (18.69%) SCOM
2 8 (7.48%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.87%) Puppet
4 2 (1.87%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.93%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.93%) Control-M
5 1 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.93%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.93%) SCSM
5 1 (0.93%) Sun Identity Manager
5 1 (0.93%) WSUS
5 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 63 (58.88%) VMware
2 46 (42.99%) Microsoft
3 43 (40.19%) Citrix
4 19 (17.76%) HP
5 16 (14.95%) Cisco
5 16 (14.95%) Dell
6 8 (7.48%) IBM
7 7 (6.54%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.67%) NetApp
8 5 (4.67%) Oracle
9 4 (3.74%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.80%) Adobe
10 3 (2.80%) AppSense
10 3 (2.80%) Juniper
10 3 (2.80%) Kaspersky
10 3 (2.80%) Lotus
11 2 (1.87%) Aspera
11 2 (1.87%) F5
11 2 (1.87%) Qualys
11 2 (1.87%) Sun
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