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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 39 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 6 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.05% 3.25% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.32% 12.16% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £375 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -1.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +27.27%
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
82 74 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 28.08% 26.71% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 50 25
Average daily rate £293 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £81 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 20
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 5 £375 +3.44% 1
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
4 13 (68.42%) SAN
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
5 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (52.63%) SCCM
6 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
7 9 (47.37%) HP
7 9 (47.37%) Dell
7 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
7 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
7 9 (47.37%) IIS
7 9 (47.37%) IBM
7 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
8 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
8 8 (42.11%) Clustering
8 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
8 8 (42.11%) EMC
9 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (36.84%) Change Management
9 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
9 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
9 7 (36.84%) Retail
9 7 (36.84%) Altiris
9 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
9 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
9 7 (36.84%) Mentoring

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (47.37%) IIS
1 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) SAN
2 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) DHCP
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 2 (10.53%) IPv4
5 2 (10.53%) PBX
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
6 1 (5.26%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) French Language
3 1 (5.26%) German Language
3 1 (5.26%) Italian Language
3 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Security Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Security Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Field Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Field Support Technician
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (36.84%) Change Management
2 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
2 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
2 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
2 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) Logistics
4 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Software Licensing
4 2 (10.53%) Web Filtering
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
4 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) SCCM
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Dell
3 9 (47.37%) HP
3 9 (47.37%) IBM
4 8 (42.11%) EMC
5 7 (36.84%) Altiris
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 2 (10.53%) Meraki
7 2 (10.53%) Sophos
7 2 (10.53%) Veeam
8 1 (5.26%) NetApp
8 1 (5.26%) Sun
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