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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 74 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 26 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.56% 1.60% 1.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.90% 7.72% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 13
Median daily rate £325 £215 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.16% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £160 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £17.44 £15.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% -37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -26.53%
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
292 324 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.54% 20.73% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 153 150
Median daily rate £325 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £115 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 66
Median hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.48 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.64 £18.60 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Northamptonshire -9 10 £325 +52.94% 3
Derbyshire +11 7 £131 - 3
Leicestershire -7 4 £250 -13.04% 4
Nottinghamshire -11 2 £330 +76.00% 2
Lincolnshire -6 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (55.32%) Windows Server
3 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
4 22 (46.81%) VMware
5 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
6 18 (38.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
9 12 (25.53%) DNS
9 12 (25.53%) HP
9 12 (25.53%) Citrix
9 12 (25.53%) Hyper-V
10 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
10 11 (23.40%) SQL
10 11 (23.40%) Linux
10 11 (23.40%) Intel Security
11 10 (21.28%) SAN
11 10 (21.28%) SCCM
12 9 (19.15%) XenApp
12 9 (19.15%) LAN
12 9 (19.15%) Cisco
13 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
13 8 (17.02%) Retail
14 7 (14.89%) XenDesktop
14 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (14.89%) Dell
14 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
14 7 (14.89%) ITIL

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 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (10.64%) IIS
2 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Project
2 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Demantra
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Office 365
2 4 (8.51%) OneDrive
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) DNS
2 10 (21.28%) SAN
3 9 (19.15%) LAN
4 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
5 7 (14.89%) Firewall
6 6 (12.77%) DHCP
6 6 (12.77%) WAN
7 5 (10.64%) Wireless
8 3 (6.38%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (4.26%) VoIP
10 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.13%) NAS
10 1 (2.13%) Skype
10 1 (2.13%) VLAN
10 1 (2.13%) VPN
10 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.51%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (8.51%) DTS
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.51%) Star Schema
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) JDeveloper
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (17.02%) Retail
2 7 (14.89%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.77%) Finance
4 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
5 4 (8.51%) Publishing
6 2 (4.26%) Legal
6 2 (4.26%) Local Government
7 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Server Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Development Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Development Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) XML
3 2 (4.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Clustering
1 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) EPoS
2 2 (4.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.13%) FMCG
3 1 (2.13%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (55.32%) Windows Server
4 18 (38.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (23.40%) Linux
5 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
6 6 (12.77%) Unix
7 5 (10.64%) Windows 10
8 4 (8.51%) HPUX
8 4 (8.51%) Windows 8
9 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (6.38%) Windows Vista
9 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) ITIL
2 5 (10.64%) Application Packaging
2 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.51%) Document Management
3 4 (8.51%) Workflow
4 3 (6.38%) Change Control
4 3 (6.38%) Migration
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.26%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (4.26%) High Availability
5 2 (4.26%) Project Management
5 2 (4.26%) QMS
6 1 (2.13%) Dependency Management
6 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.13%) ETL
6 1 (2.13%) Information Security
6 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.13%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.64%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.38%) VBScript
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.26%) MCSE
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CCNP
4 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
2 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (25.53%) Hyper-V
4 9 (19.15%) XenApp
5 7 (14.89%) XenDesktop
6 6 (12.77%) vSphere
7 5 (10.64%) BitLocker
8 1 (2.13%) Firmware
8 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) SCCM
2 6 (12.77%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
4 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) VMware
2 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.53%) Citrix
3 12 (25.53%) HP
4 11 (23.40%) Intel Security
5 9 (19.15%) Cisco
6 7 (14.89%) Dell
7 5 (10.64%) Oracle
8 4 (8.51%) BMC
8 4 (8.51%) NetApp
9 3 (6.38%) Apple
9 3 (6.38%) Brocade
10 2 (4.26%) Lumension
10 2 (4.26%) Sun
10 2 (4.26%) Veeam
11 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.13%) IBM
11 1 (2.13%) Intel
11 1 (2.13%) Novell
11 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
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