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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 41 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 4 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.45% 3.25% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.00% 12.12% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £250 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -22.44%
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
50 66 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.18% 26.83% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 23
Median daily rate £310 £285 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £114 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 21
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 10 December 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 +2 2 £263 -30.00% 3
Hinckley - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 4 (44.44%) Wireless
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (33.33%) Clustering
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) Dell
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) VBScript
6 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) High Availability
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) Sun
7 2 (22.22%) Citrix

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 (44.44%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) EPoS
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Dell
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
4 1 (11.11%) Meraki
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam