The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 35 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 12 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.38% 2.58% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 9.38% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £116 £88 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -80.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £72.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -13.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
96 128 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.04% 27.53% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 70 80
Median daily rate £155 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £88 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 19
Median hourly rate £17.50 £42.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.06% +113.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £42.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.20 £45.25 £74.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Gloucester -2 6 £113 - 1
Cheltenham +7 2 - - 2
Windows Server 2012
South West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
4 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
5 13 (56.52%) VMware
6 12 (52.17%) Windows 7
7 11 (47.83%) Windows 8
8 9 (39.13%) Office 365
8 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
8 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (30.43%) MS Office
9 7 (30.43%) Time Management
9 7 (30.43%) Windows 10
9 7 (30.43%) DBS Check
10 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
10 6 (26.09%) Network Management
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
10 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
10 6 (26.09%) DHCP
10 6 (26.09%) DNS
11 5 (21.74%) SLA
11 5 (21.74%) Symantec
11 5 (21.74%) Citrix
11 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
11 5 (21.74%) Apple
11 5 (21.74%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
11 5 (21.74%) Wireless
12 4 (17.39%) Firewall

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DHCP
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) Wireless
3 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 3 (13.04%) VPN
5 2 (8.70%) Skype
6 1 (4.35%) Internet
6 1 (4.35%) LDAP
6 1 (4.35%) SAN
6 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.35%) VLAN
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Local Government
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Build Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Customer Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
4 12 (52.17%) Windows 7
5 11 (47.83%) Windows 8
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (30.43%) Windows 10
8 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
9 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Time Management
2 6 (26.09%) Network Management
3 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) DBS Check
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Apple
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 5 (21.74%) Symantec
4 2 (8.70%) Capita
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat