The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 22 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.87% 2.67% 2.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 11.43% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Median daily rate £425 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -14.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -12.50%
Windows Server 2012
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 11.49% 23.33% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 33
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £103 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Luton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) SMTP
5 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 3 (42.86%) C
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) IronPort
5 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
5 3 (42.86%) Web Filtering
5 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) XenApp
6 1 (14.29%) XenServer
6 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Collaboration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (42.86%) Web Filtering
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) IronPort
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) VMware