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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 55 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 39 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.47% 1.09% 0.065%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.37% 4.95% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 0
Average daily rate
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£335 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% +2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.27% +15.62%
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
376 364 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.78% 22.09% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 180 129
Average daily rate £328 £275 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.09% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £80 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 50 83
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -30.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.32 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £53.00 £52.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
Leicestershire +4 9 - - 7
Northamptonshire +8 8 £220 - 3
Derbyshire - 8 £325 -
Nottinghamshire +9 7 £400 +60.00% 4
Lincolnshire - 5 £475 -
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (78.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (58.18%) Active Directory
4 27 (49.09%) Microsoft
5 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (36.36%) Citrix
6 20 (36.36%) VMware
7 19 (34.55%) Migration
7 19 (34.55%) Hyper-V
8 17 (30.91%) Cisco
9 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
9 13 (23.64%) MS Exchange
9 13 (23.64%) DNS
10 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
12 10 (18.18%) SCCM
13 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
13 9 (16.36%) ITIL
13 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (16.36%) Office 365
14 8 (14.55%) SQL
14 8 (14.55%) Linux
14 8 (14.55%) Kerberos
14 8 (14.55%) LDAP
14 8 (14.55%) HP
14 8 (14.55%) PKI
15 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
15 7 (12.73%) Project Management
15 7 (12.73%) MCSE

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (23.64%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
4 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (10.91%) Apache
5 6 (10.91%) Tomcat
6 4 (7.27%) Lync
7 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.64%) IIS
8 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.82%) Quickr
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (1.82%) CATIA
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Office 365
2 4 (7.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) DNS
2 8 (14.55%) Kerberos
2 8 (14.55%) LDAP
3 6 (10.91%) WAN
3 6 (10.91%) Internet
4 5 (9.09%) Firewall
4 5 (9.09%) IPsec
4 5 (9.09%) VLAN
4 5 (9.09%) DHCP
4 5 (9.09%) LAN
4 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.45%) SAN
5 3 (5.45%) VPN
6 2 (3.64%) SNMP
6 2 (3.64%) SSL
6 2 (3.64%) VoIP
6 2 (3.64%) Intranet
7 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.82%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) MySQL
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
1 3 (5.45%) Local Government
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Analyst
2 7 (12.73%) Support Engineer
2 7 (12.73%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (10.91%) Administrator
3 6 (10.91%) Server Support
4 5 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.09%) Server Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Active Directory Specialist
4 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Citrix Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Server Support Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) ADSI
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) PKI
2 5 (9.09%) Clustering
2 5 (9.09%) Open Source
3 4 (7.27%) NHS
4 2 (3.64%) FMCG
4 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
5 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.82%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (78.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 8 (14.55%) Linux
6 7 (12.73%) UNIX
7 6 (10.91%) CentOS
8 4 (7.27%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
9 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Migration
2 9 (16.36%) ITIL
3 7 (12.73%) Project Management
4 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.45%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.45%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.64%) Logistics
9 1 (1.82%) Network Design
9 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.82%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.73%) MCSE
2 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) MCP
5 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.82%) CCNP
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) COBIT
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (58.18%) Active Directory
2 19 (34.55%) Hyper-V
3 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.73%) XenServer
5 5 (9.09%) XenApp
6 4 (7.27%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.64%) vSphere
7 2 (3.64%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.82%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) SCCM
2 4 (7.27%) SCOM
2 4 (7.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.64%) WSUS
3 2 (3.64%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (1.82%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 27 (49.09%) Microsoft
2 20 (36.36%) Citrix
2 20 (36.36%) VMware
3 17 (30.91%) Cisco
4 8 (14.55%) HP
5 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.09%) NetApp
7 4 (7.27%) ServiceNow
7 4 (7.27%) Google
8 2 (3.64%) IBM
9 1 (1.82%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.82%) Websense
9 1 (1.82%) McAfee
9 1 (1.82%) Sophos
9 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.82%) Lotus
9 1 (1.82%) F5
9 1 (1.82%) Veeam
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