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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 61 64 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 29 44 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.86% 2.68% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.35% 11.92% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 6
Median daily rate £325 £300 £193
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +55.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £196 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.63 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.31% +144.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.19 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.94% -3.88%
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
310 369 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.92% 22.45% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 165 127
Median daily rate £370 £347 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% +26.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £188 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 81
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £26.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

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 24 May 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 24 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
(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
Lincolnshire +5 6 £325 +73.33% 1
Nottinghamshire -9 6 £438 +53.50% 7
Leicestershire -12 6 £290 -22.66% 6
Derbyshire +10 5 £438 +43.44% 5
Northamptonshire +3 4 £331 +1.92% 3
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 41 (65.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (49.21%) Active Directory
5 26 (41.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (41.27%) VMware
6 19 (30.16%) Migration
6 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
7 14 (22.22%) Linux
8 13 (20.63%) Windows 7
8 13 (20.63%) Office 365
9 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
10 11 (17.46%) Windows 8
10 11 (17.46%) SAN
11 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
11 10 (15.87%) Data Centre
12 9 (14.29%) PowerShell
12 9 (14.29%) ITIL
12 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
13 8 (12.70%) NetApp
13 8 (12.70%) Cisco
13 8 (12.70%) .NET
13 8 (12.70%) C#
13 8 (12.70%) VBScript
13 8 (12.70%) Web Services
13 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
13 8 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (12.70%) 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 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.11%) IIS
4 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (3.17%) IBM Domino
7 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.59%) CMS
8 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.63%) Office 365
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.17%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) SAN
2 7 (11.11%) DNS
2 7 (11.11%) Firewall
2 7 (11.11%) Internet
3 6 (9.52%) DHCP
4 5 (7.94%) LAN
5 4 (6.35%) WAN
5 4 (6.35%) Wireless
6 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.17%) Intranet
7 2 (3.17%) Network Security
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.59%) IPv4
8 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.59%) NAS
8 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.59%) Skype
8 1 (1.59%) SMTP
8 1 (1.59%) VLAN
8 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) DTS
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.17%) Billing
2 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) French Language
2 2 (3.17%) German Language
2 2 (3.17%) Italian Language
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
2 2 (3.17%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (12.70%) Developer
2 7 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) .NET Developer
3 6 (9.52%) Analyst
3 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (9.52%) C# Developer
3 6 (9.52%) Consultant
3 6 (9.52%) SSIS Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Administrator
4 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) SSRS Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) .NET
1 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
1 8 (12.70%) Web Services
2 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.17%) ADO.NET
3 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (3.17%) Entity Framework
3 2 (3.17%) REST
3 2 (3.17%) SOAP
3 2 (3.17%) WPF
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Replication
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.17%) FMCG
4 2 (3.17%) NHS
5 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.59%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.59%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.59%) PMI
5 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 41 (65.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (41.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (22.22%) Linux
6 13 (20.63%) Windows 7
7 11 (17.46%) Windows 8
8 4 (6.35%) Unix
9 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.59%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Migration
2 9 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (9.52%) Server Building
4 4 (6.35%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (4.76%) ERP
5 3 (4.76%) High Availability
5 3 (4.76%) Logistics
5 3 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.76%) Security Patching
5 3 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.17%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.17%) Multithreading
6 2 (3.17%) MVC
6 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.17%) TDD
6 2 (3.17%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.59%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.70%) C#
2 8 (12.70%) VBScript
3 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.35%) SQL
5 3 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (1.59%) PHP
6 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) CCNA
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.59%) ISEB
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
3 1 (1.59%) MCSE
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 31 (49.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.94%) vSphere
5 4 (6.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (4.76%) XenApp
7 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.17%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.59%) Firmware
8 1 (1.59%) Shibboleth
8 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) SCOM
3 2 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.59%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.59%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) VMware
2 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.70%) Cisco
3 8 (12.70%) NetApp
4 6 (9.52%) Dell
4 6 (9.52%) HP
4 6 (9.52%) Lumension
5 5 (7.94%) Citrix
6 4 (6.35%) AppSense
6 4 (6.35%) EMC
6 4 (6.35%) IBM
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle
8 2 (3.17%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.17%) Kronos
8 2 (3.17%) Lotus
8 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.59%) Altiris
9 1 (1.59%) Exinda
9 1 (1.59%) Proofpoint
9 1 (1.59%) Riverbed
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