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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 80 55 76
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +21
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 19 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.18% 2.61% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.71% 10.77% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 5
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£243 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.38% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £203 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £450 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.83% +0.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £23.30 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £24.00 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.46 £24.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-14.77% -3.03%
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
283 362 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.56% 24.21% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 154 158
Average daily rate £305 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £158 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 57 46
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.08 £24.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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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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 0 7 £275 - 5
Lincolnshire -1 4 £205 -56.84%
Derbyshire -7 2 £305 -6.15% 2
Nottinghamshire -15 2 - - 4
Northamptonshire -10 1 £275 +25.00% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (75.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (59.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
5 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 23 (40.35%) VMware
7 21 (36.84%) MS Exchange
8 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 16 (28.07%) Firewall
10 15 (26.32%) Windows 7
11 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (22.81%) Windows 8
11 13 (22.81%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (22.81%) DNS
11 13 (22.81%) Cisco
12 12 (21.05%) DHCP
12 12 (21.05%) Hyper-V
13 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (19.30%) PBX
13 11 (19.30%) SAN
13 11 (19.30%) Migration
14 10 (17.54%) Clustering
14 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (15.79%) HP
15 9 (15.79%) Citrix
15 9 (15.79%) VoIP
15 9 (15.79%) ITIL
16 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
16 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2003
16 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 21 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
3 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (12.28%) IIS
4 7 (12.28%) Lync
5 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) Firewall
2 13 (22.81%) DNS
3 12 (21.05%) DHCP
4 11 (19.30%) PBX
4 11 (19.30%) SAN
5 9 (15.79%) VoIP
6 7 (12.28%) Wireless
7 6 (10.53%) CTI
8 5 (8.77%) WAN
8 5 (8.77%) Internet
8 5 (8.77%) VLAN
9 4 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (7.02%) Intranet
9 4 (7.02%) LAN
10 3 (5.26%) IPv4
10 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
11 2 (3.51%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.75%) VPN
12 1 (1.75%) NAS
12 1 (1.75%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.75%) DTS
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (10.53%) Server Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) VoIP Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior VoIP Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Field Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
1 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
1 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Clustering
2 6 (10.53%) HP Storage
3 4 (7.02%) HP StoreVirtual
3 4 (7.02%) Fat Client
3 4 (7.02%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.51%) Replication
6 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (75.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (59.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 13 (22.81%) Windows 8
6 7 (12.28%) Windows XP
7 5 (8.77%) Linux
8 3 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (19.30%) Migration
3 9 (15.79%) ITIL
4 6 (10.53%) Change Management
4 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.77%) Server Building
6 4 (7.02%) Network Management
7 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.26%) Logistics
7 3 (5.26%) Project Management
8 2 (3.51%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.51%) Change Control
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.51%) Software Licensing
9 1 (1.75%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.51%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) MCSE
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCITP
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.53%) vSphere
5 4 (7.02%) XenApp
5 4 (7.02%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.75%) NFS
8 1 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) SCOM
2 2 (3.51%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 23 (40.35%) VMware
3 13 (22.81%) Cisco
4 9 (15.79%) HP
4 9 (15.79%) Citrix
5 5 (8.77%) Altiris
6 4 (7.02%) Sophos
6 4 (7.02%) Riverbed
6 4 (7.02%) Exinda
6 4 (7.02%) Meraki
7 3 (5.26%) Veeam
8 2 (3.51%) LANDesk
8 2 (3.51%) CA
8 2 (3.51%) IBM
8 2 (3.51%) Sun
9 1 (1.75%) NetApp
9 1 (1.75%) Dell
9 1 (1.75%) EMC
9 1 (1.75%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.75%) ZyXEL
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