The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 72 74 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 32 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.81% 1.13% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 5.69% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 3
Median daily rate £325 £300 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £181 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £345 £327
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +65.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +15.06%
Windows Server 2012
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
320 299 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 18.11% 19.84% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 152 137
Median daily rate £375 £310 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £160 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 41 35
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 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
Salford - 1 - - 1
Stockport - 1 £115 -
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (76.27%) Active Directory
3 42 (71.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (71.19%) Windows Server
4 40 (67.80%) VMware
5 37 (62.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (55.93%) Citrix
7 24 (40.68%) HP
8 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
9 18 (30.51%) Application Packaging
10 17 (28.81%) AppSense
11 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
12 14 (23.73%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (23.73%) NetScaler
13 13 (22.03%) Fat Client
13 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (22.03%) Wyse
13 13 (22.03%) Migration
13 13 (22.03%) Thin Client
14 10 (16.95%) DNS
14 10 (16.95%) Cisco
14 10 (16.95%) DHCP
15 9 (15.25%) Finance
15 9 (15.25%) XenApp
15 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
16 8 (13.56%) Technical Analysis
16 8 (13.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 7 (11.86%) SCOM
17 7 (11.86%) NetApp
18 6 (10.17%) SAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (10.17%) IIS
2 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.39%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.39%) IBM Domino
4 2 (3.39%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Office
2 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Office 365
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.08%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) NetScaler
2 10 (16.95%) DHCP
2 10 (16.95%) DNS
3 6 (10.17%) SAN
4 5 (8.47%) VLAN
5 3 (5.08%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (5.08%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.39%) LAN
6 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.69%) Firewall
7 1 (1.69%) Intranet
7 1 (1.69%) Network Security
7 1 (1.69%) PCoIP
7 1 (1.69%) Skype
7 1 (1.69%) Softphone
7 1 (1.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.39%) Toad
1 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Citrix Specialist
2 10 (16.95%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (10.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Citrix Expert
3 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) Server Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server Specialist
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix Support
6 3 (5.08%) Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
2 1 (1.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Fat Client
1 13 (22.03%) Thin Client
2 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.78%) Life Science
4 3 (5.08%) PKI
5 2 (3.39%) Clustering
5 2 (3.39%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.69%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (71.19%) Windows Server
2 42 (71.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (62.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.08%) Linux
5 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Application Packaging
2 13 (22.03%) Migration
3 8 (13.56%) Technical Analysis
4 6 (10.17%) IT Governance
4 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.39%) Business Transformation
6 2 (3.39%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (3.39%) Data Management
6 2 (3.39%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.39%) ETL
6 2 (3.39%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.39%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Test Management
6 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Validation
6 2 (3.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.78%) SQL
3 3 (5.08%) C
4 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.69%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) Java
5 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) MCSA
1 4 (6.78%) MCSE
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.08%) CCNA
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.08%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (76.27%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (15.25%) XenApp
5 8 (13.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
7 4 (6.78%) vSphere
8 3 (5.08%) NFS
8 3 (5.08%) Xen
9 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) SCOM
2 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) vMotion
3 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (67.80%) VMware
2 33 (55.93%) Citrix
3 24 (40.68%) HP
4 17 (28.81%) AppSense
5 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
6 13 (22.03%) Wyse
7 10 (16.95%) Cisco
8 7 (11.86%) NetApp
9 4 (6.78%) IBM
10 3 (5.08%) Dell
10 3 (5.08%) Oracle
11 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.39%) EMC
11 2 (3.39%) Lotus
11 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.39%) Symantec
11 2 (3.39%) Veeam
12 1 (1.69%) Infoblox
12 1 (1.69%) LANDesk
12 1 (1.69%) WatchGuard
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