The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 20 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 4 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.80% 6.71% 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 22.92% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Median daily rate £463 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £263 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £400 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.60 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% +8.42%
Windows Server 2012
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 48 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 26.57% 29.27% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 19
Median daily rate £395 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 10
Median hourly rate £11.22 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% -3.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester 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 Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 6 (54.55%) VMware
6 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (27.27%) Cisco
8 3 (27.27%) WAN
8 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
8 3 (27.27%) ITIL
8 3 (27.27%) NetApp
8 3 (27.27%) Firewall
8 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
8 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (27.27%) Office 365
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
8 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
9 2 (18.18%) Server Building
9 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
9 2 (18.18%) IaaS
9 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
3 2 (18.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) IPv4
3 1 (9.09%) PBX
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) French Language
1 1 (9.09%) German Language
1 1 (9.09%) Italian Language
1 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Field Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Logistics
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) IBM