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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 37 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.22% 1.47% 1.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.00% 4.76% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -2.43%

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
50 84 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.24% 30.88% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 62 39
Median daily rate £375 £300 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 18
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £19.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 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
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 20 February 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (56.00%) SCCM
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (48.00%) ITIL
6 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (44.00%) VMware
6 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
7 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 10 (40.00%) SCOM
7 10 (40.00%) Windows 10
7 10 (40.00%) DHCP
7 10 (40.00%) DNS
8 9 (36.00%) Office 365
9 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (32.00%) vSphere
9 8 (32.00%) BYOD
9 8 (32.00%) Mac OS X
9 8 (32.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (32.00%) PKI
10 7 (28.00%) Service Design
11 6 (24.00%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (24.00%) Mobile Device Management
11 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
11 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
11 6 (24.00%) Migration

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (36.00%) Office 365
3 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (12.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) DHCP
1 10 (40.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) Kerberos
2 5 (20.00%) LDAP
3 4 (16.00%) Skype
4 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) SAN
4 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) IPv4
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security
5 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (12.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Designer
2 4 (16.00%) Solutions Designer
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Server Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Cloud Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Support Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Java EE
2 1 (4.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) BYOD
1 8 (32.00%) PKI
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (32.00%) Mac OS X
6 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (20.00%) Linux
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Service Design
3 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 6 (24.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (20.00%) Email Filtering
4 5 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (20.00%) Patch Management
5 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Application Virtualisation
6 3 (12.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
8 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (32.00%) vSphere
4 6 (24.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (16.00%) XenApp
5 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) SCCM
2 10 (40.00%) SCOM
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (12.00%) AppDNA
4 3 (12.00%) EdgeSight
5 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
6 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) NetApp
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Sophos
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) Fortinet