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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.95% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £15.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+51.63% -4.68%
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

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
96 49 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.91% 17.95% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 14 11
Average daily rate £270 £208 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.12% -46.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £188 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £322 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 14
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% -19.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Northampton - 2 £400 - 1
Brackley - - - -
Kettering - - - -
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) UNIX
5 7 (58.33%) XenServer
6 6 (50.00%) CentOS
6 6 (50.00%) MySQL
6 6 (50.00%) Apache
6 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (41.67%) Citrix
7 5 (41.67%) Open Source
8 4 (33.33%) Google
8 4 (33.33%) Google Apps
8 4 (33.33%) ServiceNow
9 3 (25.00%) SCOM
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 2 (16.67%) SAN
10 2 (16.67%) DNS
10 2 (16.67%) Cisco
10 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 2 (16.67%) Retail
10 2 (16.67%) Firewall
10 2 (16.67%) SCCM
10 2 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 6 (50.00%) Apache
1 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Server Support
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Server Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Storage Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) UNIX
4 6 (50.00%) CentOS
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (8.33%) Coaching
1 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (8.33%) CAD
1 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (58.33%) XenServer
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Google
3 4 (33.33%) ServiceNow
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) Nokia
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (8.33%) Websense