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 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 51 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 27 37 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.28% 5.17% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.57% 21.02% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 5
Median daily rate £381 £319 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.60% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £186 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £305
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -6.66%
Windows Server 2012
South East

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
138 176 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.87% 24.58% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 108 59
Median daily rate £400 £265 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £160 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 25
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £39.00 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 20 £375 -6.25% 2
Banbury +5 3 £394 +118.75%
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 36 (70.59%) Windows Server
4 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
5 30 (58.82%) VMware
6 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (45.10%) Hyper-V
7 19 (37.25%) DNS
8 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (35.29%) PowerShell
9 16 (31.37%) MS Exchange
10 14 (27.45%) Citrix
10 14 (27.45%) SCCM
11 13 (25.49%) NetApp
11 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
11 13 (25.49%) Office 365
12 12 (23.53%) MCSE
13 11 (21.57%) SCOM
13 11 (21.57%) Problem Management
13 11 (21.57%) DHCP
14 10 (19.61%) ITIL
14 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (19.61%) Patch Management
15 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (15.69%) Microsoft App-V
17 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
17 7 (13.73%) BizTalk Server
17 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS

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 16 (31.37%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.73%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Office 365
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) DNS
2 11 (21.57%) DHCP
3 6 (11.76%) Kerberos
3 6 (11.76%) LDAP
4 3 (5.88%) Firewall
4 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.96%) LAN
6 1 (1.96%) VoIP
6 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 12 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Support
3 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Server Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Designer
5 5 (9.80%) Solutions Designer
5 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
1 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (1.96%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.76%) BYOD
3 5 (9.80%) Mainframe
3 5 (9.80%) PKI
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.96%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.96%) NHS
5 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
4 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.96%) Unix
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Problem Management
2 10 (19.61%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Patch Management
3 6 (11.76%) Change Management
3 6 (11.76%) Service Design
4 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.80%) Email Filtering
4 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
4 5 (9.80%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (9.80%) Project Management
5 4 (7.84%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.84%) Workflow
6 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.88%) Migration
6 3 (5.88%) Web Development
7 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.92%) High Availability
7 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.92%) Network Design
7 2 (3.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (23.53%) MCSE
3 6 (11.76%) MCTS
4 5 (9.80%) MCITP
5 4 (7.84%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.92%) CCNA
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 5 (9.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 23 (45.10%) Hyper-V
3 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (15.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
5 5 (9.80%) vSphere
6 4 (7.84%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (7.84%) XenApp
6 4 (7.84%) XenDesktop
6 4 (7.84%) XenServer
7 1 (1.96%) Firmware
7 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.96%) vCloud
7 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) SCCM
2 11 (21.57%) SCOM
3 5 (9.80%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.92%) Check_MK
4 2 (3.92%) Nagios
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.96%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
2 30 (58.82%) VMware
3 14 (27.45%) Citrix
4 13 (25.49%) NetApp
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco
6 3 (5.88%) HP
6 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.96%) Avaya
Oxfordshire
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