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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 36 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 36 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.11% 0.75% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.81% 2.92% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 1
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£313 £263 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.70% -4.00%
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
173 137 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.57% 25.85% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 56 65
Average daily rate £281 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.01% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £176 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 13
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.30 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £22.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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Oxford -2 16 £400 - 2
Banbury - 4 £180 -
Wallingford - 1 £238 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (66.67%) VMware
3 25 (52.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (52.08%) Active Directory
4 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 18 (37.50%) SQL
6 16 (33.33%) .NET
6 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (22.92%) DNS
10 11 (22.92%) PowerShell
11 9 (18.75%) jQuery
11 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
11 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 9 (18.75%) ITIL
11 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (16.67%) IIS
12 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
13 7 (14.58%) Scrum
13 7 (14.58%) Web Development
13 7 (14.58%) Project Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.67%) IIS
2 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.58%) Lync
3 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) Office 365
3 2 (4.17%) Yammer
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.08%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) DNS
2 6 (12.50%) Firewall
2 6 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (10.42%) Structured Cabling
3 5 (10.42%) Skype
3 5 (10.42%) WebEx
4 4 (8.33%) Wireless
5 3 (6.25%) DHCP
6 2 (4.17%) Internet
6 2 (4.17%) Network Security
6 2 (4.17%) WAN
7 1 (2.08%) LAN
7 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
1 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 6 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Web Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Web Developer
8 4 (8.33%) SQL Developer
9 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 9 (18.75%) jQuery
3 6 (12.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.08%) Linux
7 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) ITIL
1 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (14.58%) Project Management
2 7 (14.58%) Scrum
2 7 (14.58%) Web Development
3 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.50%) Network Design
3 6 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 5 (10.42%) Bug Management
4 5 (10.42%) SDLC
4 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
4 5 (10.42%) Requirements Management
5 3 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.17%) Change Management
6 2 (4.17%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.17%) Migration
6 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.17%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 11 (22.92%) PowerShell
3 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) CCNA
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.42%) MCSE
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) MCTS
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 25 (52.08%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.33%) XenApp
5 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.08%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.08%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
6 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
1 3 (6.25%) SCOM
2 2 (4.17%) Icinga
2 2 (4.17%) Nagios
3 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) VMware
2 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) Citrix
3 6 (12.50%) NetApp
4 5 (10.42%) SonicWALL
4 5 (10.42%) Polycom
4 5 (10.42%) Tandberg
4 5 (10.42%) Aerohive Networks
4 5 (10.42%) QNAP
5 4 (8.33%) Spiceworks
6 1 (2.08%) Meru Networks
6 1 (2.08%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.08%) Apple
6 1 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Dell
6 1 (2.08%) EMC
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