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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 36 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 22 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.15% 4.75% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.73% 21.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 0
Median daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £336 £301
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +11.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £20.46 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% -14.77%
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
74 78 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 20.67% 21.79% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 49 15
Median daily rate £400 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 12
Median hourly rate £11.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £180.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

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
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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (96.88%) Active Directory
3 28 (87.50%) Windows Server
4 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (59.38%) DNS
6 18 (56.25%) VMware
6 18 (56.25%) PowerShell
7 17 (53.13%) Hyper-V
8 15 (46.88%) Office 365
9 12 (37.50%) SCCM
9 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (34.38%) DHCP
10 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
11 10 (31.25%) Citrix
11 10 (31.25%) NetApp
11 10 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (31.25%) SCOM
11 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (31.25%) Patch Management
12 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (28.13%) Problem Management
12 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (28.13%) MCSE
13 8 (25.00%) LDAP
13 8 (25.00%) Kerberos
13 8 (25.00%) ITIL
13 8 (25.00%) Mac OS X
13 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
13 8 (25.00%) BYOD

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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (21.88%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (46.88%) Office 365
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) DNS
2 11 (34.38%) DHCP
3 8 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 8 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Designer
2 6 (18.75%) Solutions Designer
3 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) BYOD
2 7 (21.88%) PKI
3 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) FlexPod
5 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Patch Management
2 9 (28.13%) Problem Management
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (25.00%) Service Design
4 7 (21.88%) Email Filtering
4 7 (21.88%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.13%) Server Patching
7 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (28.13%) MCSE
3 5 (15.63%) MCITP
3 5 (15.63%) MCTS
4 3 (9.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (96.88%) Active Directory
2 17 (53.13%) Hyper-V
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (18.75%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
7 2 (6.25%) vSphere
8 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (3.13%) XenApp
8 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) SCCM
2 10 (31.25%) SCOM
3 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Citrix
3 10 (31.25%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Avaya