The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 77 73 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 20 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.25% 1.59% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.94% 7.89% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 21
Median daily rate £388 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £207 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
Windows Server 2012
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
288 317 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.06% 20.13% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 137 133
Median daily rate £400 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £422 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 71
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £10.20 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.08 £25.80
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 East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Leicestershire +3 7 £375 - 2
Derbyshire +10 6 £525 +72.13% 1
Northamptonshire -5 3 £338 +22.72%
Nottinghamshire -1 2 £525 +90.90% 8
Lincolnshire -3 2 - -
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (64.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 32 (59.26%) Active Directory
5 27 (50.00%) VMware
6 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (25.93%) SAN
9 14 (25.93%) Migration
10 12 (22.22%) ITIL
10 12 (22.22%) Office 365
11 10 (18.52%) Cisco
12 9 (16.67%) NetApp
12 9 (16.67%) Linux
12 9 (16.67%) Firewall
12 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
12 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
13 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
13 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
13 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
14 7 (12.96%) SQL
14 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
14 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
14 7 (12.96%) DNS
14 7 (12.96%) HP
14 7 (12.96%) Citrix
14 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
14 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
1 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (7.41%) IIS
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Office 365
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.70%) IaaS
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.85%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) SAN
2 9 (16.67%) Firewall
3 7 (12.96%) DNS
4 6 (11.11%) LAN
4 6 (11.11%) WAN
5 5 (9.26%) DHCP
6 3 (5.56%) Network Security
6 3 (5.56%) Wireless
7 2 (3.70%) Internet
7 2 (3.70%) NAS
7 2 (3.70%) Skype
7 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.85%) Intranet
8 1 (1.85%) IPsec
8 1 (1.85%) IPv4
8 1 (1.85%) PBX
8 1 (1.85%) SMTP
8 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.85%) VLAN
8 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.70%) DTS
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
1 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) French Language
3 1 (1.85%) German Language
3 1 (1.85%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Architect
3 6 (11.11%) Consultant
3 6 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Support Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Migration Technician
6 3 (5.56%) Principal Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.56%) Web Services
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.85%) REST
4 1 (1.85%) SOAP
4 1 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Replication
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.70%) Clustering
5 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.70%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.70%) FMCG
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.85%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (64.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (16.67%) Linux
5 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.96%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.70%) Unix
8 1 (1.85%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Migration
2 12 (22.22%) ITIL
3 5 (9.26%) High Availability
3 5 (9.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (7.41%) ERP
5 3 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.56%) Security Patching
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.70%) CRM
6 2 (3.70%) Logistics
6 2 (3.70%) Project Management
6 2 (3.70%) Server Building
6 2 (3.70%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (3.70%) Web Development
7 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.96%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) C#
3 4 (7.41%) Java
3 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) VBScript
5 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) MCSA
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 32 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.41%) vSphere
4 4 (7.41%) XenApp
5 3 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.70%) Firmware
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.85%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) VMware
2 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.52%) Cisco
4 9 (16.67%) NetApp
5 7 (12.96%) Citrix
5 7 (12.96%) HP
6 5 (9.26%) Lumension
7 4 (7.41%) Dell
7 4 (7.41%) EMC
7 4 (7.41%) IBM
8 3 (5.56%) Intel Security
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle
9 2 (3.70%) AppSense
10 1 (1.85%) arcserve
10 1 (1.85%) CA
10 1 (1.85%) Kronos
10 1 (1.85%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.85%) Proofpoint
10 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
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