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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 84 59 91
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +32
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 46 80 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.87% 2.83% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.17% 13.03% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 40 30
Median daily rate £243 £413 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.21% +47.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £478 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £30.00 £31.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% -4.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -31.37%
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
563 614 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.88% 21.70% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 269 404
Median daily rate £330 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £141 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 106 126
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% +19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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
Hertfordshire -6 16 £230 -45.88% 1
Essex -5 9 £375 -25.00% 4
Bedfordshire -10 7 £200 -47.54% 2
Norfolk +2 6 £300 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire +12 4 £225 -32.83% 4
Suffolk -2 3 £255 -29.65% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 of England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 62 (67.39%) Active Directory
4 61 (66.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (63.04%) VMware
6 46 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 41 (44.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (31.52%) MS Exchange
8 29 (31.52%) SCCM
9 26 (28.26%) Citrix
10 23 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (23.91%) vSphere
11 22 (23.91%) HP
12 21 (22.83%) Finance
13 18 (19.57%) Dell
13 18 (19.57%) SQL
14 17 (18.48%) ITIL
14 17 (18.48%) Hyper-V
15 15 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (15.22%) Windows 7
16 14 (15.22%) PowerShell
16 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
16 14 (15.22%) MS Excel
16 14 (15.22%) SAN
17 13 (14.13%) Linux
17 13 (14.13%) XenApp
18 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
18 12 (13.04%) iSCSI
18 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
18 12 (13.04%) Firewall

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 29 (31.52%) MS Exchange
2 15 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.70%) IIS
4 6 (6.52%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.17%) Documentum
7 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Office 365
2 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.17%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.09%) IaaS
5 1 (1.09%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.22%) SAN
2 12 (13.04%) Firewall
2 12 (13.04%) iSCSI
2 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 10 (10.87%) DHCP
3 10 (10.87%) DNS
3 10 (10.87%) VLAN
4 5 (5.43%) VPN
5 3 (3.26%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (3.26%) LAN
5 3 (3.26%) SMTP
6 2 (2.17%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.17%) Internet
6 2 (2.17%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.17%) SSL
6 2 (2.17%) WAN
6 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.09%) NAS
7 1 (1.09%) Network Security
7 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MSI
1 1 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.09%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (22.83%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.26%) Local Government
4 2 (2.17%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Back Office
5 1 (1.09%) Front Office
5 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 16 (17.39%) Support Engineer
2 15 (16.30%) Server Engineer
3 14 (15.22%) Architect
4 10 (10.87%) Technical Architect
4 10 (10.87%) Windows Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (9.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) VMware Architect
6 8 (8.70%) Desktop Support
6 8 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Consultant
7 7 (7.61%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Active Directory Architect
8 6 (6.52%) Hyper-V Architect
9 5 (5.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (5.43%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) .NET
2 1 (1.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Clustering
2 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.26%) Replication
4 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.17%) Robotics
4 2 (2.17%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.09%) CCTV
5 1 (1.09%) CMDB
5 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.09%) iPhone
5 1 (1.09%) NHS
5 1 (1.09%) PKI
5 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 61 (66.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (44.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (15.22%) Windows 7
6 13 (14.13%) Linux
7 9 (9.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (8.70%) Windows 10
8 8 (8.70%) Windows 8
9 6 (6.52%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (4.35%) CentOS
10 4 (4.35%) Ubuntu
10 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
11 3 (3.26%) Solaris
12 2 (2.17%) Unix
12 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.48%) ITIL
2 6 (6.52%) Identity Management
3 5 (5.43%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (5.43%) Migration
3 5 (5.43%) Server Building
3 5 (5.43%) Web Filtering
4 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 4 (4.35%) Project Management
5 3 (3.26%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.17%) Change Control
6 2 (2.17%) Data Architecture
6 2 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.17%) OO
6 2 (2.17%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.17%) UML
7 1 (1.09%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.57%) SQL
2 14 (15.22%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.26%) C
4 2 (2.17%) C#
4 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.17%) VBA
5 1 (1.09%) Java
5 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.43%) MCITP
3 5 (5.43%) MCSA
4 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.26%) Degree
5 3 (3.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (3.26%) MCSE
6 2 (2.17%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.17%) MCTS
6 2 (2.17%) MOS
6 2 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.09%) CCA
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.09%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.09%) VCP5
7 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) FISMA
2 1 (1.09%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (67.39%) Active Directory
2 23 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (23.91%) vSphere
4 17 (18.48%) Hyper-V
5 13 (14.13%) XenApp
6 11 (11.96%) VMware ESX
7 8 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (6.52%) Firmware
8 6 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (3.26%) Terminal Server
10 3 (3.26%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (3.26%) XenDesktop
10 3 (3.26%) XenServer
11 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (31.52%) SCCM
2 7 (7.61%) Backup Exec
2 7 (7.61%) WSUS
3 6 (6.52%) SCOM
4 2 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.17%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.09%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.09%) NetApp OnCommand
5 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.09%) vMotion
Vendors
1 58 (63.04%) VMware
2 46 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (28.26%) Citrix
4 22 (23.91%) HP
5 18 (19.57%) Dell
6 9 (9.78%) Red Hat
7 8 (8.70%) Cisco
8 7 (7.61%) Avaya
9 6 (6.52%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.35%) Veeam
11 3 (3.26%) Intel Security
11 3 (3.26%) IronPort
12 2 (2.17%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.17%) Blue Prism
12 2 (2.17%) Kofax
12 2 (2.17%) NetApp
13 1 (1.09%) Apple
13 1 (1.09%) Juniper
13 1 (1.09%) Remedy
13 1 (1.09%) Veritas
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