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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 27 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.38% 2.53% 2.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 12.73% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £329 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.15% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +7.69%
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
52 55 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.94% 19.86% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 35
Median daily rate £350 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £12.00 £10.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.95 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -3 5 £400 +6.66% 2
Hinckley - 1 £375 -
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (61.11%) VMware
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco
7 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (27.78%) NetApp
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 5 (27.78%) WAN
8 5 (27.78%) Office 365
9 4 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (22.22%) vSphere
9 4 (22.22%) High Availability
9 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 4 (22.22%) LAN
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) SAN
9 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 3 (16.67%) Replication
10 3 (16.67%) Firewall
10 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 3 (16.67%) IBM
10 3 (16.67%) DNS
10 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared

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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (27.78%) Office 365
3 3 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) IaaS
5 1 (5.56%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) VLAN
4 2 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (5.56%) IPv4
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) PBX
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) French Language
1 1 (5.56%) German Language
1 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
1 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Support Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) High Availability
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Logistics
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Security Patching
4 2 (11.11%) Server Building
4 2 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) vSphere
4 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) Firmware
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) Dell
6 2 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat