The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / East of England
Rank 84 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 39 60 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.89% 2.54% 2.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.13% 11.45% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 35 22
Median daily rate £240 £280 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -24.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £169 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £413 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £337 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 8
Median hourly rate £11.25 £57.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.43% +228.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.97%

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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
480 524 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.31% 22.20% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 271 299
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 101 122
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £57.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the East of England region.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the East of England region.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +10 15 £600 +135.29% 6
Hertfordshire -13 8 £210 -45.98% 7
Suffolk -8 6 £225 +4.65% 3
Essex -4 5 £300 +31.86% 2
Bedfordshire -1 4 £375 -3.22% 3
Norfolk 0 1 £215 -8.51% 2
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (68.00%) Windows Server
3 48 (64.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (62.67%) Microsoft
5 43 (57.33%) Active Directory
6 41 (54.67%) VMware
7 27 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (25.33%) Security Cleared
9 19 (25.33%) DNS
10 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
11 17 (22.67%) Citrix
11 17 (22.67%) Firewall
11 17 (22.67%) Hyper-V
12 15 (20.00%) Linux
12 15 (20.00%) DHCP
13 14 (18.67%) MS Exchange
13 14 (18.67%) ITIL
13 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (18.67%) Office 365
14 13 (17.33%) Finance
14 13 (17.33%) SQL
14 13 (17.33%) Windows 7
15 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
16 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
16 11 (14.67%) SCCM
17 10 (13.33%) PowerShell
17 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
18 9 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
18 9 (12.00%) Windows XP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (18.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.33%) Skype for Business
4 6 (8.00%) IIS
4 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.33%) IBM Notes
5 4 (5.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (4.00%) JBoss
7 1 (1.33%) Apache
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.33%) OpenEdge
7 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.33%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.67%) Office 365
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.33%) Mimecast
4 3 (4.00%) SaaS
5 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.33%) IaaS
6 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.33%) DNS
2 17 (22.67%) Firewall
3 15 (20.00%) DHCP
4 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (9.33%) SAN
6 5 (6.67%) iSCSI
6 5 (6.67%) Wireless
7 4 (5.33%) VLAN
8 3 (4.00%) LAN
8 3 (4.00%) VoIP
9 2 (2.67%) ADSL
9 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.67%) HTTPS
9 2 (2.67%) NAS
9 2 (2.67%) SMTP
9 2 (2.67%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.67%) VPN
9 2 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.67%) WLAN
10 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) MySQL
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Front Office
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Consultant
2 12 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) Architect
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Consultant
4 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 5 (6.67%) Office 365 Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) System Design Authority
5 5 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 5 (6.67%) VMware Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.33%) IT Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) IT Support
6 4 (5.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) Java EE
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.33%) Middleware
2 1 (1.33%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.33%) PKI
4 3 (4.00%) Clustering
4 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.67%) Life Science
5 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.33%) AS400
6 1 (1.33%) CCTV
6 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) iPhone
6 1 (1.33%) LPAR
6 1 (1.33%) NHS
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
6 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (68.00%) Windows Server
3 48 (64.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (20.00%) Linux
6 13 (17.33%) Windows 7
7 9 (12.00%) Windows 10
7 9 (12.00%) Windows XP
8 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.00%) Unix
9 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.67%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.33%) AIX
11 1 (1.33%) Android
11 1 (1.33%) CentOS
11 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (1.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.67%) ITIL
2 8 (10.67%) Migration
3 6 (8.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (8.00%) PRINCE
3 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (8.00%) Project Management
3 6 (8.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 5 (6.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (4.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.67%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.67%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) SQL
2 10 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.67%) Java
4 3 (4.00%) C
5 2 (2.67%) VBScript
6 1 (1.33%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.33%) VB
6 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (12.00%) MCSE
4 7 (9.33%) DV Cleared
5 6 (8.00%) Degree
5 6 (8.00%) MCSA
6 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (6.67%) MCITP
6 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.33%) CCNA
7 4 (5.33%) CCNP
8 3 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (4.00%) MOS
9 2 (2.67%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.33%) CCIP
10 1 (1.33%) CCSP
10 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.33%) MCP
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) JSP 440
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (57.33%) Active Directory
2 24 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (22.67%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (10.67%) vSphere
5 8 (10.67%) XenApp
6 3 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (4.00%) Terminal Server
6 3 (4.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.33%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (14.67%) SCCM
2 3 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.67%) WSUS
4 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.33%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) NetApp OnCommand
4 1 (1.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 47 (62.67%) Microsoft
2 41 (54.67%) VMware
3 17 (22.67%) Citrix
4 9 (12.00%) Cisco
5 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.00%) Intel Security
7 5 (6.67%) Apple
8 4 (5.33%) HP
8 4 (5.33%) Lotus
8 4 (5.33%) Oracle
9 3 (4.00%) Dell
9 3 (4.00%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.67%) Acronis
10 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.67%) EMC
10 2 (2.67%) IBM
10 2 (2.67%) Symantec
11 1 (1.33%) Aerohive Networks
11 1 (1.33%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (1.33%) Siemens
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