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 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 42 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 2 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.53% 0.24% 2.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.08% 1.37% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £244 £275 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £275 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £302
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -12.50%
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
49 73 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.03% 17.80% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 36 39
Median daily rate £181 £354 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.72% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £238 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -11.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £17.56 £13.00
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 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 30 August 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (20.00%) Skype
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (20.00%) Back Office
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Legal

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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Server Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Content Management
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Dell