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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 31 41 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.12% 1.11% 2.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.90% 3.53% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £248 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
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 Leicestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 85 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.80% 31.48% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 30
Median daily rate £311 £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.18% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £114 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £445 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 14
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £40.00 £24.00
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 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
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 18 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
Leicester +11 3 £245 -34.66% 1
Hinckley - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) LAN
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) DHCP
4 5 (62.50%) Wireless
4 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
5 4 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) Dell
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (50.00%) VBScript
5 4 (50.00%) SCCM
5 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 3 (37.50%) EPoS
6 3 (37.50%) Retail
6 3 (37.50%) Sun
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) SAN
7 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (25.00%) Replication
7 2 (25.00%) vSphere
8 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic

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 4 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 4 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Local Government
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Migration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) EPoS
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ETL
1 1 (12.50%) High Availability
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
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