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 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 32 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 20 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.62% 3.34% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 10.63% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 9
Median daily rate £146 £224 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% -10.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £87 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £410 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.50 - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -26.53%
Windows Server 2012
South West

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
150 160 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.64% 31.43% 33.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 88 79
Median daily rate £263 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £110 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 4 24
Median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% +147.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £74.00
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 December 2016.

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 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
Gloucester +7 12 £131 -64.16%
Cheltenham -7 2 - - 2
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
South West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 15 (62.50%) VMware
6 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
7 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (37.50%) Office 365
8 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
9 7 (29.17%) Citrix
10 6 (25.00%) MS Office
10 6 (25.00%) DHCP
10 6 (25.00%) DNS
10 6 (25.00%) Time Management
10 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
10 6 (25.00%) DBS Check
10 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 5 (20.83%) Network Management
11 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
11 5 (20.83%) Firewall
11 5 (20.83%) SLA
11 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
11 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
12 4 (16.67%) SQL
12 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
12 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
12 4 (16.67%) Apple
12 4 (16.67%) Symantec

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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DHCP
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) Wireless
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) Skype
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) Internet
6 1 (4.17%) LDAP
6 1 (4.17%) VLAN
6 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Build Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
8 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Time Management
2 5 (20.83%) Network Management
2 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) Apple
4 4 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (8.33%) Capita
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) CommVault
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.17%) Meru Networks
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat