The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 36 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 3 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.07% 4.68% 3.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 28.26% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £375 £281 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -32.69%
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 46 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.00% 16.55% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 27
Median daily rate £265 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £78 £225 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £350 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 19
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.80 £32.50
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 Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leicester -1 2 £419 +52.27% 2
Hinckley -1 1 £265 -
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) vSphere
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) Office 365
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (30.00%) High Availability
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) NetApp
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (30.00%) Clustering
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Replication
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) HP
7 2 (20.00%) WAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat