The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 32 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 5 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.07% 3.90% 5.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.20% 20.00% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Median daily rate £310 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -4.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -2.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 45 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 25.31% 19.48% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 27 28
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £474 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Liverpool region.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) NAS
6 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) SUSE
6 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) NetApp
6 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) Sun
7 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL V3
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) Release Management
8 4 (22.22%) Investment Management
8 4 (22.22%) XenApp
8 4 (22.22%) Practice Management
8 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (22.22%) CRM
8 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 4 (22.22%) SQL

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Applications Support
1 5 (27.78%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Sun Support
3 1 (5.56%) Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) DBA
3 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.56%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (33.33%) SUSE
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL V3
1 5 (27.78%) Release Management
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Investment Management
2 4 (22.22%) Practice Management
3 1 (5.56%) Security Patching
3 1 (5.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (22.22%) XenApp
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) NetApp
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Sun
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) iManage