The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 45 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.11% 1.69% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.81% 6.06% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £255 £281 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +125.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +27.27%
Windows Server 2012
Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
86 99 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.03% 27.81% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 44 19
Average daily rate £275 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £12.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £17.90 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Nottingham region.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
6 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (41.67%) Citrix
6 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (33.33%) Office 365
8 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (25.00%) vSphere
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (25.00%) SAN
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) IIS
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL
9 2 (16.67%) Web Services
9 2 (16.67%) Cisco
9 2 (16.67%) Firewall
9 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
9 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 2 (16.67%) SCCM
9 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
9 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (8.33%) Change Control
10 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) Converged Networks
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DTS
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (33.33%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) Firmware
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Advent
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat