The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 36 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.59% 1.10% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.00% 6.45% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£223 £201 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.97% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.60 £19.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+7.01% -25.96%
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
100 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.53% 17.03% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 20
Average daily rate £200 £300 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -14.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £104 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £462 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.20 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.46 £15.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -6 4 £223 - 4
Bootle - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 14 (51.85%) IIS
6 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (40.74%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 11 (40.74%) VMware
8 10 (37.04%) XPath
8 10 (37.04%) WCF
8 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (37.04%) REST
8 10 (37.04%) Web Services
8 10 (37.04%) XML
8 10 (37.04%) XQuery
8 10 (37.04%) HTTP
9 9 (33.33%) MSMQ
9 9 (33.33%) MQSeries
9 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 9 (33.33%) C#
9 9 (33.33%) .NET
9 9 (33.33%) DHCP
9 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 9 (33.33%) Web Application Development
9 9 (33.33%) Release Management
9 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (29.63%) SCCM
10 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (51.85%) IIS
2 11 (40.74%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (33.33%) MQSeries
4 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
5 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (7.41%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.41%) Office 365
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) HTTP
2 9 (33.33%) DHCP
3 6 (22.22%) DNS
4 5 (18.52%) WAN
4 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 4 (14.81%) LAN
5 4 (14.81%) SAN
6 3 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (3.70%) Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.70%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) DMZ
7 1 (3.70%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
1 9 (33.33%) BizTalk Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Applications Developer
2 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support
6 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Web Services
1 10 (37.04%) XML
1 10 (37.04%) WCF
1 10 (37.04%) REST
2 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 9 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 3 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Release Management
1 9 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) OOP
2 8 (29.63%) OO
2 8 (29.63%) SOA
3 6 (22.22%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) ERP
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.41%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.70%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) XQuery
1 10 (37.04%) XPath
2 9 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.70%) Firmware
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.70%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) EMC
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) Veritas
6 1 (3.70%) Symantec
6 1 (3.70%) Sophos
6 1 (3.70%) PlateSpin
6 1 (3.70%) Acronis
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