The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / North East
Rank 77 67 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 19 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.90% 1.35% 2.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.22% 6.45% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 6
Median daily rate £263 £288 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.98% +8.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £333 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -13.63%

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
364 186 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 36.40% 20.85% 26.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 98 102
Median daily rate £335 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £533 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 14
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.77 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.61% +9.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £46.30 £34.00
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 the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Tyne and Wear -14 14 £275 -17.29% 6
Durham +4 3 - -
Northumberland - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 North East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (82.61%) Windows Server
3 68 (73.91%) Active Directory
4 54 (58.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (54.35%) Microsoft
6 47 (51.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 46 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (45.65%) MCSE
9 40 (43.48%) PowerShell
10 35 (38.04%) Office 365
11 32 (34.78%) MS Excel
12 30 (32.61%) VMware
12 30 (32.61%) Security Cleared
13 29 (31.52%) Skype for Business
14 28 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
14 28 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2013
14 28 (30.43%) Skype
14 28 (30.43%) HP
14 28 (30.43%) MS Exchange
15 26 (28.26%) IIS
16 25 (27.17%) SharePoint
16 25 (27.17%) Migration
17 24 (26.09%) Degree
17 24 (26.09%) DHCP
17 24 (26.09%) DNS
18 23 (25.00%) Linux
18 23 (25.00%) Computer Science
19 22 (23.91%) OpenStack
20 21 (22.83%) SC Cleared
21 20 (21.74%) Load Balancing

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 29 (31.52%) Skype for Business
2 28 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 28 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 28 (30.43%) MS Exchange
3 26 (28.26%) IIS
4 25 (27.17%) SharePoint
5 22 (23.91%) OpenStack
6 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (8.70%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (4.35%) IBM Notes
10 3 (3.26%) Apache
10 3 (3.26%) Jetty
10 3 (3.26%) Mongrel
10 3 (3.26%) nginx
10 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
10 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
11 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (38.04%) Office 365
2 14 (15.22%) IaaS
2 14 (15.22%) PaaS
2 14 (15.22%) SaaS
3 13 (14.13%) HP Helion
4 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.26%) Google App Engine
4 3 (3.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.43%) Skype
2 24 (26.09%) DHCP
2 24 (26.09%) DNS
3 17 (18.48%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.43%) LAN
5 4 (4.35%) Firewall
5 4 (4.35%) SAN
6 3 (3.26%) FTP
6 3 (3.26%) HTTP
6 3 (3.26%) IPsec
6 3 (3.26%) SSL
7 1 (1.09%) Internet
7 1 (1.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.26%) Travis CI
2 1 (1.09%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.09%) Games
2 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (13.04%) Office 365 Specialist
2 12 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 9 (9.78%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (6.52%) Database Engineer
4 6 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) Messaging Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Consultant
6 4 (4.35%) Customer Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Customer Support Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Messaging Specialist
6 4 (4.35%) Mobility Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Mobility Specialist
6 4 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Lync Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) .NET
2 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.26%) J2EE
3 3 (3.26%) Servlets
4 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (19.57%) Clustering
3 8 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.09%) iSeries
6 1 (1.09%) SCADA
6 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (82.61%) Windows Server
3 54 (58.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (25.00%) Linux
6 10 (10.87%) Android
6 10 (10.87%) Apple iOS
7 9 (9.78%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (7.61%) Unix
10 3 (3.26%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.09%) AIX
11 1 (1.09%) OS/2
11 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) Migration
2 20 (21.74%) Load Balancing
3 16 (17.39%) ITIL
4 14 (15.22%) DevOps
4 14 (15.22%) Open Source
5 13 (14.13%) Change Management
5 13 (14.13%) PRINCE2
5 13 (14.13%) TOGAF
6 10 (10.87%) Problem Management
7 8 (8.70%) Application Packaging
7 8 (8.70%) Data Management
8 7 (7.61%) CRM
9 6 (6.52%) Server Monitoring
10 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.26%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.17%) Content Management
12 2 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.48%) PowerShell
2 14 (15.22%) SQL
3 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
3 6 (6.52%) VB
4 5 (5.43%) Java
4 5 (5.43%) Perl
5 4 (4.35%) VBScript
6 2 (2.17%) C
6 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.09%) C#
7 1 (1.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 47 (51.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (45.65%) MCSE
3 30 (32.61%) Security Cleared
4 24 (26.09%) Degree
5 21 (22.83%) SC Cleared
6 16 (17.39%) MCSA
7 13 (14.13%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (7.61%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (6.52%) DBS Check
10 4 (4.35%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
11 1 (1.09%) MCITP
11 1 (1.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (5.43%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (17.39%) vSphere
4 9 (9.78%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.43%) Firmware
6 3 (3.26%) Xen
7 2 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.09%) Brightmail
8 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) AirWatch
1 8 (8.70%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.52%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (4.35%) SCOM
4 3 (3.26%) Puppet
4 3 (3.26%) WSUS
5 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.17%) MOM
5 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.17%) SCCM
5 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.09%) Netcool
6 1 (1.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 50 (54.35%) Microsoft
2 30 (32.61%) VMware
3 28 (30.43%) HP
4 6 (6.52%) Citrix
5 5 (5.43%) Cisco
5 5 (5.43%) IronPort
6 4 (4.35%) Lotus
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle
6 4 (4.35%) Symantec
7 3 (3.26%) Google
7 3 (3.26%) Veritas
8 2 (2.17%) Apple
8 2 (2.17%) Trend Micro
9 1 (1.09%) Allen-Bradley
9 1 (1.09%) CommVault
9 1 (1.09%) IBM
9 1 (1.09%) Infor
9 1 (1.09%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
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