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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 45 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 2 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.47% 1.84% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 7.69% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Average daily rate
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- £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.83% +0.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.46 £24.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-14.77% -3.03%
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
62 78 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.52% 23.93% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 57
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £441 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 12
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.25 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £13.50 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 August 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) SCCM
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Migration
8 3 (23.08%) Citrix
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL
9 2 (15.38%) MS Office
9 2 (15.38%) WAN
9 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
9 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
9 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 2 (15.38%) Lync
9 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (15.38%) Office 365
9 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
9 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
10 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (7.69%) MRTG
10 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
10 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (7.69%) Line Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Lync
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) MRTG
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) PBX
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Server Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Validation
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.69%) PDM
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
2 1 (7.69%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix