The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 37 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.75% 2.18% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.14% 17.07% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Median daily rate £315 £325 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -51.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -2.43%

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

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
86 41 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.55% 12.77% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 33 38
Median daily rate £315 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £200 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £12.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Northampton -4 5 £320 -
Daventry - 1 £195 - 1
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Intel Security
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 6 (42.86%) BMC
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 6 (42.86%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) Application Packaging
5 5 (35.71%) SCCM
5 5 (35.71%) BitLocker
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
6 4 (28.57%) OneDrive
6 4 (28.57%) Dell
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) XenApp
8 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
8 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
8 2 (14.29%) Terminal Server
8 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Server Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Wintel Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Application Packaging
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) BitLocker
3 3 (21.43%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) Terminal Server
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (35.71%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Intel Security
2 6 (42.86%) BMC
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Dell
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Novell
5 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard