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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 37 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 11 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.80% 0.98% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.68% 5.77% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£274 £125 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+119.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £295 £245
% change year-on-year
+10.16% +20.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £18.00 £18.23
% change year-on-year
+12.13% -1.26%
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
103 52 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 26.21% 17.05% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 12 45
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £125 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £319 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 15
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £17.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 31 March 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
5 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
6 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) MS Office
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (36.84%) Lync
7 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
7 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
7 6 (31.58%) SCCM
8 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (26.32%) ADSL
8 5 (26.32%) Broadband
8 5 (26.32%) Internet
8 5 (26.32%) EMC
8 5 (26.32%) VMware
9 4 (21.05%) Citrix
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) ITIL
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (21.05%) WSUS
10 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
10 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
10 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
10 3 (15.79%) Moodle
10 3 (15.79%) UNIX

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) Lync
3 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.79%) Moodle
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (5.26%) Apache
5 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) ADSL
2 5 (26.32%) Broadband
2 5 (26.32%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) DMZ
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) SSL
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) LDAP
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) PBX
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
5 1 (5.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) Pentaho
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) IT Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (10.53%) Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
6 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
6 3 (15.79%) Solaris
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) PDM
3 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.26%) Line Management
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.26%) ETL
3 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) WSUS
3 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) EMC
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Sophos
5 1 (5.26%) Splunk
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Apple