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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 27 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.03% 4.20% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 16.67% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £375 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +27.27%
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
55 36 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 33.33% 25.17% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 12
Average daily rate £293 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £145 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) Logistics
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Web Filtering
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (28.57%) Software Licensing
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Replication
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) IPv4
2 2 (28.57%) PBX
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Field Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Field Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Field Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Support
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Software Licensing
2 2 (28.57%) Web Filtering
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
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