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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 41 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 9 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.82% 1.79% 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.47% 13.16% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Median daily rate £325 £273 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.26% -13.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £212 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £330 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £19.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-2.02% -11.36%

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
95 38 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.23% 13.62% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 28 29
Median daily rate £325 £330 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +43.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £200 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 13
Median hourly rate £18.00 £10.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 23 January 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 23 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
Northampton - 9 £325 -
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Intel Security
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) BitLocker
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
4 5 (41.67%) Application Packaging
4 5 (41.67%) SCCM
4 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
4 5 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (41.67%) BMC
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) Dell
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) OneDrive
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Legal
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) ZENworks
7 1 (8.33%) NetApp
7 1 (8.33%) Novell
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) SAN
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure

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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Wintel Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Build Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) BitLocker
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Intel Security
2 5 (41.67%) BMC
3 4 (33.33%) Dell
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Novell
5 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard