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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 52 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 12 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.52% 1.16% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.85% 4.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£263 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £18.46
% change year-on-year
+0.92% +8.34%
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 North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
205 158 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.98% 26.25% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 99 25
Average daily rate £300 £263 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 11 16
Average hourly rate £13.61 £14.00 £10.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.82% +31.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.45 £25.00 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Tyne and Wear 0 12 £263 -22.79% 2
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Client/Server
4 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (35.71%) VLAN
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (28.57%) Internet
7 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
7 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
7 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (21.43%) SCOM
7 3 (21.43%) VME
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) DHCP
8 2 (14.29%) DNS
8 2 (14.29%) SLA
8 2 (14.29%) Symantec
8 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
8 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (14.29%) VMware

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VLAN
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Author
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Author
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
4 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) VME
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HP
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Symantec
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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