The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 32 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 13 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.82% 1.70% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.94% 7.14% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Average daily rate
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£345 £274 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.02% -42.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £183 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £349 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £180.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £19.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.85% -25.96%
Windows Server 2012
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
87 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 25.59% 23.83% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 20 25
Average daily rate £400 £290 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £163 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.75 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% +7.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £17.00 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 16 (53.33%) VMware
4 14 (46.67%) SQL
5 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
5 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (30.00%) ITIL
8 8 (26.67%) IIS
8 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (16.67%) Nagios
10 5 (16.67%) VMware ESX
10 5 (16.67%) Migration
10 5 (16.67%) Change Management
10 5 (16.67%) Identity Management
10 5 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (16.67%) Icinga
10 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
11 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
11 4 (13.33%) Lync
11 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
11 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
11 4 (13.33%) Project Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (26.67%) IIS
2 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (13.33%) Lync
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Google Apps
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DHCP
1 2 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Web Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Web Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (10.00%) MDX
1 3 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Clustering
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.33%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Change Management
2 5 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 5 (16.67%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (10.00%) Bug Management
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development
4 3 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.33%) Server Building
5 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.67%) XenApp
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.33%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Nagios
1 5 (16.67%) Icinga
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) Apple
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Dell
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) ProCurve
4 1 (3.33%) Meru Networks
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