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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 171 151 226
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +75
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 310 355 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.43% 1.54% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.54% 7.16% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 232 148
Median daily rate £375 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.83 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.24% +21.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +15.06%
Windows Server 2012
England

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
4737 4955 5330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.78% 21.56% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3379 3329 3598
Median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 184 245
Median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 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
City of London +17 52 £388 +9.15% 27
Croydon -14 5 £350 +7.69% 2
Westminster -16 2 £450 +130.76%
Ilford +4 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -1 1 £375 -3.84%
Twickenham -2 1 - -
Southwark - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 590 (100.00%) Windows
2 430 (72.88%) Windows Server
3 402 (68.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 323 (54.75%) Active Directory
5 309 (52.37%) VMware
6 262 (44.41%) Microsoft
7 193 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 170 (28.81%) Citrix
9 152 (25.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 138 (23.39%) PowerShell
11 137 (23.22%) MS Exchange
12 134 (22.71%) Finance
13 128 (21.69%) Linux
14 120 (20.34%) DNS
15 119 (20.17%) SQL Server
16 118 (20.00%) Migration
17 117 (19.83%) Windows 7
18 111 (18.81%) HP
19 105 (17.80%) SQL
20 100 (16.95%) SCCM
21 98 (16.61%) ITIL
22 94 (15.93%) Exchange Server 2010
23 93 (15.76%) Firewall
24 92 (15.59%) SAN
24 92 (15.59%) Cisco
25 89 (15.08%) MS Excel
26 88 (14.92%) DHCP
27 83 (14.07%) Hyper-V
28 81 (13.73%) SCOM
29 78 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 137 (23.22%) MS Exchange
2 94 (15.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 50 (8.47%) IIS
4 50 (8.47%) SharePoint
5 35 (5.93%) Skype for Business
6 24 (4.07%) Apache
7 21 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (3.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (2.54%) Tomcat
10 13 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (1.53%) CMS
12 9 (1.53%) SAS
13 8 (1.36%) Confluence
14 7 (1.19%) ArcGIS
15 6 (1.02%) IBM Notes
15 6 (1.02%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 89 (15.08%) MS Excel
2 57 (9.66%) MS Office
3 9 (1.53%) SPSS
4 7 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.68%) HipChat
6 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.17%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.34%) Eikon
2 2 (0.34%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) assyst
3 1 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.17%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 78 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 78 (13.22%) Office 365
2 26 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (1.36%) PaaS
5 6 (1.02%) IaaS
6 5 (0.85%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.68%) SaaS
8 3 (0.51%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.34%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.17%) GitHub
10 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 120 (20.34%) DNS
2 93 (15.76%) Firewall
3 92 (15.59%) SAN
4 88 (14.92%) DHCP
5 51 (8.64%) TCP/IP
6 47 (7.97%) LAN
6 47 (7.97%) WAN
7 46 (7.80%) NetScaler
8 35 (5.93%) VPN
9 24 (4.07%) NAS
10 17 (2.88%) Internet
10 17 (2.88%) LDAP
10 17 (2.88%) Skype
10 17 (2.88%) VLAN
11 15 (2.54%) Remote Desktop
12 14 (2.37%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (2.37%) VoIP
13 13 (2.20%) Wireless
14 12 (2.03%) SSH
14 12 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (20.17%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (6.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.53%) GIS
9 8 (1.36%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 7 (1.19%) Big Data
10 7 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.85%) MySQL
11 5 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (0.85%) VLDB
12 3 (0.51%) DTS
Development Applications
1 14 (2.37%) Jenkins
1 14 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (2.03%) TeamCity
3 10 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.69%) JIRA
3 10 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (0.85%) Grunt
4 5 (0.85%) gulp
5 4 (0.68%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.51%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.34%) MSI
8 1 (0.17%) Hudson
8 1 (0.17%) Travis CI
General
1 134 (22.71%) Finance
2 45 (7.63%) Banking
3 41 (6.95%) Financial Institution
4 23 (3.90%) Legal
5 19 (3.22%) Retail
6 11 (1.86%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.69%) Back Office
8 8 (1.36%) Advertising
9 7 (1.19%) Games
9 7 (1.19%) Publishing
10 5 (0.85%) Law
10 5 (0.85%) Marketing
10 5 (0.85%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.68%) Front Office
12 3 (0.51%) French Language
12 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.34%) German Language
13 2 (0.34%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 94 (15.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 68 (11.53%) Analyst
3 62 (10.51%) Windows Engineer
4 56 (9.49%) Support Engineer
5 53 (8.98%) Architect
6 46 (7.80%) Server Engineer
6 46 (7.80%) VMware Engineer
7 45 (7.63%) Administrator
8 44 (7.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 38 (6.44%) Citrix Engineer
10 33 (5.59%) 3rd Line Support
11 31 (5.25%) Systems Engineer
11 31 (5.25%) Wintel Engineer
12 28 (4.75%) Consultant
13 26 (4.41%) Support Analyst
14 25 (4.24%) Windows Server Engineer
15 24 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
16 23 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 23 (3.90%) DBA
16 23 (3.90%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (8.98%) .NET
2 48 (8.14%) HTML
3 20 (3.39%) CSS
4 18 (3.05%) ASP.NET
5 13 (2.20%) jQuery
5 13 (2.20%) SAML
6 12 (2.03%) HTML5
7 8 (1.36%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.02%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.85%) LESS
9 5 (0.85%) Sass
10 4 (0.68%) LAMP
11 3 (0.51%) Ajax
11 3 (0.51%) Middleware
11 3 (0.51%) Web Services
12 2 (0.34%) ODBC
12 2 (0.34%) WebCenter
12 2 (0.34%) XML
12 2 (0.34%) XSLT
13 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.17%) Data Centre
2 37 (6.27%) Clustering
3 27 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.73%) Blackberry
6 20 (3.39%) Replication
7 18 (3.05%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.20%) Hedge funds
9 10 (1.69%) Equities
9 10 (1.69%) Fixed Income
9 10 (1.69%) NHS
10 7 (1.19%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.02%) Derivative
11 6 (1.02%) EMC VMAX
11 6 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.02%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.02%) PKI
12 5 (0.85%) EMC VNX
12 5 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 590 (100.00%) Windows
2 430 (72.88%) Windows Server
3 402 (68.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 152 (25.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 128 (21.69%) Linux
6 117 (19.83%) Windows 7
7 44 (7.46%) Windows 10
8 39 (6.61%) Windows 8
9 33 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (4.41%) Unix
11 25 (4.24%) Mac OS X
12 20 (3.39%) CentOS
13 15 (2.54%) SUSE
14 13 (2.20%) Mac OS
15 12 (2.03%) Android
15 12 (2.03%) Windows XP
16 8 (1.36%) Apple iOS
17 7 (1.19%) Solaris
17 7 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
18 6 (1.02%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (20.00%) Migration
2 98 (16.61%) ITIL
3 46 (7.80%) Change Management
4 44 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (7.29%) Project Management
6 31 (5.25%) Incident Management
7 28 (4.75%) Service Delivery
7 28 (4.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (4.58%) Service Management
9 26 (4.41%) DevOps
9 26 (4.41%) High Availability
10 24 (4.07%) Configuration Management
10 24 (4.07%) Server Building
11 20 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (2.88%) Asset Management
13 16 (2.71%) Information Security
13 16 (2.71%) Open Source
14 15 (2.54%) Analytics
14 15 (2.54%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 138 (23.39%) PowerShell
2 105 (17.80%) SQL
3 56 (9.49%) C#
4 29 (4.92%) JavaScript
5 23 (3.90%) Java
6 19 (3.22%) Python
7 17 (2.88%) T-SQL
7 17 (2.88%) VBScript
8 12 (2.03%) Perl
8 12 (2.03%) VB
9 9 (1.53%) C++
10 8 (1.36%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.02%) VBA
12 5 (0.85%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.68%) C
14 3 (0.51%) PHP
15 1 (0.17%) AppleScript
15 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.17%) Ruby
15 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (8.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (7.63%) MCSE
3 42 (7.12%) Security Cleared
4 35 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (5.59%) SC Cleared
6 27 (4.58%) CCNA
7 25 (4.24%) MCSA
8 23 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (3.39%) Degree
10 14 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 13 (2.20%) CCNP
12 11 (1.86%) CISSP
12 11 (1.86%) MCITP
13 8 (1.36%) CTC Cleared
13 8 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.19%) MCTS
14 7 (1.19%) SAS Certification
15 5 (0.85%) DBS Check
16 3 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
16 3 (0.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.05%) QA
2 14 (2.37%) SLA
3 10 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.68%) COBIT
5 2 (0.34%) DICOM
5 2 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.34%) HL7
5 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.17%) ISO27002
System Software
1 323 (54.75%) Active Directory
2 193 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (14.07%) Hyper-V
4 70 (11.86%) XenApp
5 62 (10.51%) vSphere
6 54 (9.15%) VMware ESX
7 45 (7.63%) XenDesktop
8 20 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (2.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (2.03%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (2.03%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (1.86%) DFS Replication
12 10 (1.69%) Terminal Services
12 10 (1.69%) VMware Server
13 8 (1.36%) Xen
13 8 (1.36%) XenServer
14 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.85%) BitLocker
15 5 (0.85%) Firmware
15 5 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 100 (16.95%) SCCM
2 81 (13.73%) SCOM
3 21 (3.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 17 (2.88%) HP SIM
5 16 (2.71%) Microsoft Clustering
6 15 (2.54%) WSUS
7 13 (2.20%) EdgeSight
7 13 (2.20%) Puppet
8 12 (2.03%) NetBackup
9 11 (1.86%) SCVMM
10 10 (1.69%) Backup Exec
11 9 (1.53%) ZABBIX
12 8 (1.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 8 (1.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 7 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 7 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
14 6 (1.02%) Failover Clustering
15 4 (0.68%) Ansible
16 3 (0.51%) AirWatch
16 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 309 (52.37%) VMware
2 262 (44.41%) Microsoft
3 170 (28.81%) Citrix
4 111 (18.81%) HP
5 92 (15.59%) Cisco
6 52 (8.81%) NetApp
7 42 (7.12%) Oracle
8 38 (6.44%) Dell
9 31 (5.25%) Red Hat
10 24 (4.07%) IBM
11 23 (3.90%) Symantec
12 22 (3.73%) AppSense
13 20 (3.39%) EMC
14 13 (2.20%) Juniper
14 13 (2.20%) SolarWinds
15 12 (2.03%) CA
16 11 (1.86%) Apple
16 11 (1.86%) Sophos
17 10 (1.69%) ServiceNow
18 9 (1.53%) Veeam
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
LA International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tech
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Rate: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago