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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 27 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.02% 0.57% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.36% 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £19.75 £18.46
% change year-on-year
+2.20% +6.98%
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
88 82 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.59% 23.43% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 32 15
Average daily rate £263 £233 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +1.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £145 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 24
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -1.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.17 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.00 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +18 10 £375 - 1
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
6 4 (23.53%) Clustering
6 4 (23.53%) LAN
6 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
7 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 3 (17.65%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (11.76%) LANDesk
8 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (11.76%) SCCM
8 2 (11.76%) SCOM
8 2 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (11.76%) VLAN
8 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (11.76%) Migration

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VLAN
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) PBX
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Server Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Migration
1 2 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.88%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) MCTS
3 1 (5.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) LANDesk
2 2 (11.76%) Sun
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) Sophos
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
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