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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 33 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.48% 4.02% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.33% 15.05% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Median daily rate £290 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £330 £310
% change year-on-year
- +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.19 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +2.20%
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
75 93 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.60% 26.72% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 54 30
Median daily rate £290 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £77 £81 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £30.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+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 5 May 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 -11 4 £375 -
Hinckley - 2 £290 -
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
7 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
7 3 (23.08%) Dell
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) Replication
7 3 (23.08%) Logistics
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (23.08%) NetApp
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) IBM

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 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) IPv4
5 1 (7.69%) PBX
5 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) French Language
1 2 (15.38%) German Language
1 2 (15.38%) Italian Language
1 2 (15.38%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 4 (30.77%) Support Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Field Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
1 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
3 2 (15.38%) Server Building
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
4 1 (7.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Dell
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Sun