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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 69 56 94
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +38
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 30 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.91% 2.01% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 8.73% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 1
Average daily rate £275 £325 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +160.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -12.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +27.27%
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
330 332 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.06% 22.99% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 150 158
Average daily rate £300 £338 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +206.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £120 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 70
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £22.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Nottinghamshire -5 9 £275 +29.41% 3
Northamptonshire +14 6 £325 +25.00% 1
Leicestershire -14 6 £375 +3.44% 3
Derbyshire -17 5 £313 +16.27% 4
Lincolnshire -4 4 £226 - 3
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (59.26%) Active Directory
4 27 (50.00%) VMware
5 26 (48.15%) Windows Server
6 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 19 (35.19%) MS Exchange
7 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (33.33%) SAN
9 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
9 16 (29.63%) IIS
9 16 (29.63%) SCCM
10 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
11 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
11 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
11 13 (24.07%) Windows 8
12 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
12 12 (22.22%) Linux
13 11 (20.37%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (18.52%) Migration
14 10 (18.52%) HP
14 10 (18.52%) Dell
14 10 (18.52%) EMC
14 10 (18.52%) PowerShell
15 9 (16.67%) Citrix
15 9 (16.67%) Cisco
15 9 (16.67%) IBM
15 9 (16.67%) Windows XP
15 9 (16.67%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (35.19%) MS Exchange
2 16 (29.63%) IIS
3 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.70%) IBM Domino
5 2 (3.70%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.85%) Apache
6 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) SAN
2 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
3 8 (14.81%) Firewall
4 6 (11.11%) Internet
5 5 (9.26%) DHCP
5 5 (9.26%) DNS
6 2 (3.70%) IPv4
6 2 (3.70%) PBX
6 2 (3.70%) VLAN
6 2 (3.70%) Wireless
7 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.85%) Intranet
7 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.85%) LAN
7 1 (1.85%) NAS
7 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.85%) VoIP
7 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) DTS
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.96%) Retail
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Billing
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) German Language
4 1 (1.85%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (14.81%) Security Engineer
2 8 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Senior Security Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.11%) Developer
5 5 (9.26%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) IT Support
6 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) .NET
1 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET
1 7 (12.96%) Web Services
2 6 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.85%) ADO.NET
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.85%) REST
3 1 (1.85%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Clustering
2 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.85%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.85%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.85%) NHS
5 1 (1.85%) PMI
5 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (48.15%) Windows Server
4 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (24.07%) Windows 8
6 12 (22.22%) Linux
6 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 9 (16.67%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.56%) Unix
9 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.85%) Solaris
10 1 (1.85%) SUSE
10 1 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (18.52%) Migration
3 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
3 8 (14.81%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.96%) Change Management
4 7 (12.96%) Data Protection
4 7 (12.96%) Incident Management
4 7 (12.96%) ITIL
5 4 (7.41%) Server Building
6 3 (5.56%) Logistics
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.56%) Software Licensing
6 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.70%) Web Filtering
8 1 (1.85%) Change Control
8 1 (1.85%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.85%) Network Optimisation
8 1 (1.85%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.96%) C#
3 6 (11.11%) VBScript
4 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.41%) SQL
6 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.70%) CCNA
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) CCNP
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) MCSA
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (12.96%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 32 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.41%) vSphere
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.56%) XenApp
6 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.85%) Firmware
7 1 (1.85%) Shibboleth
7 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) SCCM
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (5.56%) SCOM
4 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) VMware
2 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.52%) Dell
3 10 (18.52%) EMC
3 10 (18.52%) HP
4 9 (16.67%) Cisco
4 9 (16.67%) Citrix
4 9 (16.67%) IBM
5 8 (14.81%) Altiris
6 3 (5.56%) AppSense
6 3 (5.56%) Lumension
6 3 (5.56%) NetApp
6 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.70%) Lotus
7 2 (3.70%) Meraki
7 2 (3.70%) Sophos
7 2 (3.70%) Veeam
8 1 (1.85%) Apple
8 1 (1.85%) Novell
8 1 (1.85%) Sun
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