The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / London
Rank 199 190 153
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -37
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 225 249 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.16% 1.18% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.74% 5.92% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 165 215
Median daily rate £394 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £250 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 14
Median hourly rate £21.50 £10.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% -54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £9.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £21.25 £28.75
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 London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3920 4209 4887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.23% 19.95% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2767 2885 3380
Median daily rate £450 £425 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 140 143
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in London

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the London region.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
City of London 0 41 £413 +3.12% 23
Croydon +4 8 £325 -36.58% 1
Uxbridge +6 3 £175 -43.54% 1
Feltham - 2 £438 -
Twickenham - 2 £155 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 507 (100.00%) Windows
2 382 (75.35%) Windows Server
3 344 (67.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 314 (61.93%) Active Directory
5 282 (55.62%) VMware
6 223 (43.98%) Microsoft
7 153 (30.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 136 (26.82%) PowerShell
9 125 (24.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 111 (21.89%) Finance
10 111 (21.89%) Firewall
10 111 (21.89%) Citrix
11 110 (21.70%) MS Exchange
12 109 (21.50%) SQL Server
13 101 (19.92%) DNS
14 100 (19.72%) Microsoft Azure
15 94 (18.54%) Cisco
16 93 (18.34%) SQL
16 93 (18.34%) Windows 7
17 92 (18.15%) Linux
18 88 (17.36%) SCCM
19 86 (16.96%) SAN
20 85 (16.77%) Migration
21 79 (15.58%) ITIL
22 71 (14.00%) Office 365
23 70 (13.81%) Microsoft Certification
24 69 (13.61%) Security Cleared
25 67 (13.21%) HP
26 66 (13.02%) Hyper-V
27 63 (12.43%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 110 (21.70%) MS Exchange
2 62 (12.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 62 (12.23%) IIS
3 51 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (7.10%) SharePoint
5 30 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 30 (5.92%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.58%) Apache
6 8 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.38%) Office Communications Server
7 7 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.79%) JBoss
10 4 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.79%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.39%) Documentum
Applications
1 63 (12.43%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.93%) MS Office
3 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.20%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.20%) Exstream
3 1 (0.20%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 100 (19.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (14.00%) Office 365
3 52 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (4.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 18 (3.55%) GitHub
5 18 (3.55%) IaaS
6 11 (2.17%) PaaS
7 8 (1.58%) Amazon ELB
7 8 (1.58%) SaaS
8 6 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.39%) AWS OpsWorks
10 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.39%) G Suite
10 2 (0.39%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.20%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 111 (21.89%) Firewall
2 101 (19.92%) DNS
3 86 (16.96%) SAN
4 61 (12.03%) DHCP
5 47 (9.27%) TCP/IP
6 40 (7.89%) VPN
7 32 (6.31%) NAS
7 32 (6.31%) WAN
8 29 (5.72%) LAN
9 28 (5.52%) VLAN
10 24 (4.73%) Internet
11 19 (3.75%) Skype
12 18 (3.55%) MPLS
13 17 (3.35%) Remote Desktop
14 16 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (3.16%) iSCSI
14 16 (3.16%) NetScaler
15 15 (2.96%) LDAP
16 13 (2.56%) SSL
16 13 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (21.50%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (4.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (2.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (1.18%) MySQL
6 5 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.59%) Big Data
8 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.39%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.39%) WhereScape RED
10 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.20%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 29 (5.72%) TeamCity
2 23 (4.54%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.55%) Octopus Deploy
4 16 (3.16%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.58%) JIRA
7 7 (1.38%) MSBuild
8 6 (1.18%) MSI
8 6 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.59%) Grunt
9 3 (0.59%) gulp
9 3 (0.59%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.59%) Mocha
9 3 (0.59%) webpack
10 2 (0.39%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.39%) Subversion
10 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.20%) JMeter
11 1 (0.20%) Maven
11 1 (0.20%) Selenium
General
1 111 (21.89%) Finance
2 34 (6.71%) Banking
3 27 (5.33%) Legal
4 16 (3.16%) Retail
5 15 (2.96%) Law
6 13 (2.56%) Back Office
7 11 (2.17%) Games
8 9 (1.78%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.99%) Advertising
9 5 (0.99%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.39%) Billing
11 2 (0.39%) Military
11 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.39%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Marketing
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (16.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 56 (11.05%) Windows Engineer
3 54 (10.65%) Support Engineer
4 49 (9.66%) Administrator
5 44 (8.68%) Architect
6 41 (8.09%) Consultant
7 40 (7.89%) VMware Engineer
8 39 (7.69%) Analyst
9 36 (7.10%) Server Engineer
10 33 (6.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 32 (6.31%) Systems Administrator
12 30 (5.92%) 3rd Line Support
13 27 (5.33%) Support Analyst
14 26 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
15 23 (4.54%) Infrastructure Support
15 23 (4.54%) IT Engineer
15 23 (4.54%) IT Support
15 23 (4.54%) Systems Engineer
16 19 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 19 (3.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.31%) .NET
2 16 (3.16%) HTML
3 12 (2.37%) Web Services
4 11 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.38%) JSON
5 7 (1.38%) Middleware
5 7 (1.38%) Node.js
6 6 (1.18%) .NET Framework
6 6 (1.18%) CSS
6 6 (1.18%) SAML
6 6 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (0.99%) XML
8 4 (0.79%) MSMQ
9 3 (0.59%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.59%) HTML5
9 3 (0.59%) Kafka
9 3 (0.59%) LESS
9 3 (0.59%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.59%) Sass
9 3 (0.59%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 39 (7.69%) Clustering
3 25 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 20 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.35%) EMC VNX
5 17 (3.35%) Replication
6 13 (2.56%) PKI
7 11 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.97%) Blackberry
8 10 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.38%) EMC VMAX
10 5 (0.99%) HP Storage
10 5 (0.99%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.99%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.79%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.79%) Grid Computing
11 4 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.79%) iPad
11 4 (0.79%) iPhone
11 4 (0.79%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 507 (100.00%) Windows
2 382 (75.35%) Windows Server
3 344 (67.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 125 (24.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 93 (18.34%) Windows 7
6 92 (18.15%) Linux
7 52 (10.26%) Windows 10
8 33 (6.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (5.52%) Unix
10 25 (4.93%) Windows 8
11 11 (2.17%) CentOS
12 8 (1.58%) Solaris
12 8 (1.58%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.58%) Windows 2000
12 8 (1.58%) Windows XP
13 7 (1.38%) AIX
14 6 (1.18%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.18%) SUSE
15 5 (0.99%) VMS
16 4 (0.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (16.77%) Migration
2 79 (15.58%) ITIL
3 40 (7.89%) DevOps
4 32 (6.31%) Configuration Management
5 28 (5.52%) Change Management
6 26 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (5.13%) Problem Management
7 21 (4.14%) Project Management
8 20 (3.94%) High Availability
9 18 (3.55%) Service Delivery
10 16 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (3.16%) Load Balancing
10 16 (3.16%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (3.16%) Service Management
11 14 (2.76%) Incident Management
11 14 (2.76%) Patch Management
11 14 (2.76%) Server Building
11 14 (2.76%) Server Virtualisation
11 14 (2.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (2.37%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (26.82%) PowerShell
2 93 (18.34%) SQL
3 28 (5.52%) C#
4 23 (4.54%) VBScript
5 19 (3.75%) Python
6 15 (2.96%) JavaScript
7 13 (2.56%) Java
8 10 (1.97%) Perl
8 10 (1.97%) VB
9 8 (1.58%) C++
10 7 (1.38%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.38%) C
10 7 (1.38%) PHP
11 5 (0.99%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.79%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.59%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.59%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.39%) Ruby
14 2 (0.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 70 (13.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (13.61%) Security Cleared
3 49 (9.66%) MCSE
4 40 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 30 (5.92%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (4.93%) CCNA
7 22 (4.34%) Degree
8 21 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (3.94%) DV Cleared
9 20 (3.94%) MCP
9 20 (3.94%) MCSA
10 19 (3.75%) MCITP
11 11 (2.17%) CCNP
12 9 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.58%) MCTS
14 7 (1.38%) CCIE
14 7 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (1.18%) DBS Check
16 3 (0.59%) MCSD
16 3 (0.59%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.75%) SLA
2 8 (1.58%) JSP 440
3 4 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.79%) QA
4 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) GCP
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 314 (61.93%) Active Directory
2 153 (30.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (13.02%) Hyper-V
4 62 (12.23%) VMware ESX
5 56 (11.05%) XenApp
6 48 (9.47%) VMware ESXi
7 43 (8.48%) vSphere
8 15 (2.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (2.96%) XenDesktop
9 12 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (1.97%) Virtual Servers
11 9 (1.78%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.99%) DFS Replication
12 5 (0.99%) NFS
12 5 (0.99%) vCloud
13 4 (0.79%) Docker
13 4 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.59%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 88 (17.36%) SCCM
2 42 (8.28%) SCOM
3 24 (4.73%) Microsoft Clustering
4 23 (4.54%) Puppet
5 22 (4.34%) NetBackup
6 18 (3.55%) WSUS
7 14 (2.76%) Ansible
8 9 (1.78%) Nagios
8 9 (1.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 9 (1.78%) WMI
9 8 (1.58%) Backup Exec
9 8 (1.58%) ITRS Geneos
9 8 (1.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 8 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (1.38%) AirWatch
11 6 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 6 (1.18%) vMotion
12 5 (0.99%) SCOrch
12 5 (0.99%) Simpana
12 5 (0.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 282 (55.62%) VMware
2 223 (43.98%) Microsoft
3 111 (21.89%) Citrix
4 94 (18.54%) Cisco
5 67 (13.21%) HP
6 36 (7.10%) EMC
7 33 (6.51%) Red Hat
8 30 (5.92%) Symantec
9 22 (4.34%) 3PAR
10 20 (3.94%) NetApp
11 18 (3.55%) Dell
12 17 (3.35%) IBM
12 17 (3.35%) Veeam
13 16 (3.16%) CommVault
13 16 (3.16%) Oracle
14 15 (2.96%) Palo Alto
14 15 (2.96%) Sophos
15 13 (2.56%) CheckPoint
16 12 (2.37%) Apple
16 12 (2.37%) Splunk
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