The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 55 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.16% 1.70% 2.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.42% 5.84% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Median daily rate £209 £275 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.09% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £219 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £375 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £337 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.97%

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
109 154 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.02% 29.11% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 116 86
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £139 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 32
Median hourly rate £14.85 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.41% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £19.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 4 - -
Bicester - 1 - -
Witney - 1 £250 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 25 (73.53%) Windows Server
4 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
6 16 (47.06%) SCCM
7 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (44.12%) Windows 10
8 14 (41.18%) VMware
9 13 (38.24%) ITIL
10 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
10 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
10 12 (35.29%) Office 365
11 11 (32.35%) DNS
12 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
12 10 (29.41%) DHCP
12 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
12 10 (29.41%) SCOM
13 9 (26.47%) vSphere
13 9 (26.47%) Citrix
13 9 (26.47%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (23.53%) BYOD
14 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (20.59%) Problem Management
15 7 (20.59%) PKI
15 7 (20.59%) Firewall
15 7 (20.59%) Mac OS X
15 7 (20.59%) Service Design
16 6 (17.65%) Virtual Desktop

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
2 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (35.29%) Office 365
3 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (8.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) DNS
2 10 (29.41%) DHCP
3 7 (20.59%) Firewall
4 6 (17.65%) Skype
5 4 (11.76%) Kerberos
5 4 (11.76%) LDAP
6 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.88%) LAN
6 2 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (5.88%) SAN
6 2 (5.88%) WAN
7 1 (2.94%) Internet
7 1 (2.94%) IPv4
7 1 (2.94%) Network Security
7 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.94%) VoIP
7 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (8.82%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Server Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Server Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Support
6 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) Java EE
2 1 (2.94%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) BYOD
2 7 (20.59%) PKI
3 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
4 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) Windows Server
3 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (44.12%) Windows 10
5 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 7 (20.59%) Mac OS X
7 5 (14.71%) Linux
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Problem Management
2 7 (20.59%) Service Design
3 6 (17.65%) Migration
3 6 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.76%) Application Virtualisation
5 4 (11.76%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Email Filtering
5 4 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (11.76%) Patch Management
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Time Management
7 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (26.47%) vSphere
4 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (17.65%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (17.65%) XenApp
5 6 (17.65%) XenDesktop
6 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (47.06%) SCCM
2 10 (29.41%) SCOM
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (11.76%) AppDNA
4 4 (11.76%) EdgeSight
5 3 (8.82%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.94%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) VMware
3 9 (26.47%) Citrix
4 6 (17.65%) NetApp
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) Sophos
6 1 (2.94%) Apple
6 1 (2.94%) Aruba
6 1 (2.94%) CommVault
6 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) Meraki
6 1 (2.94%) Symantec
6 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
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