The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 24 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.18% 2.60% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.07% 12.50% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £438 £241 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.09 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +8.60%
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 56 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.64% 20.82% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 30
Average daily rate £370 £341 £105
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +224.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £178 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £436 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 23
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £25.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -49.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.42 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield +6 3 £350 +14.75% 1
Derby +1 3 £538 +202.81%
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Lumension
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) SCCM
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) MS Office
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (33.33%) AppSense
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix
7 3 (25.00%) NetApp
7 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) SCOM
8 2 (16.67%) Kronos
8 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (16.67%) SAN
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
8 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Server Building
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (8.33%) Firmware
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Lumension
2 4 (33.33%) AppSense
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 2 (16.67%) Kronos
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) HP