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 20 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 48 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 13 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.29% 1.35% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.61% 4.73% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £300 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -18.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £19.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-2.02% -11.36%

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
89 148 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.70% 28.57% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 111 81
Median daily rate £388 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £130 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £423 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 29
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +0.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £120.40 £19.50
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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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 +11 8 £400 -11.11%
Witney - 2 £250 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 35 (72.92%) Windows Server
4 30 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 23 (47.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (47.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (45.83%) SCCM
7 21 (43.75%) Hyper-V
8 19 (39.58%) PowerShell
9 18 (37.50%) DNS
10 17 (35.42%) ITIL
10 17 (35.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (35.42%) Office 365
11 16 (33.33%) SCOM
11 16 (33.33%) DHCP
12 15 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (29.17%) Windows 10
13 14 (29.17%) BYOD
13 14 (29.17%) VMware
14 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
14 13 (27.08%) Mac OS X
14 13 (27.08%) Service Design
15 12 (25.00%) Problem Management
15 12 (25.00%) PKI
16 10 (20.83%) Kerberos
16 10 (20.83%) LDAP
16 10 (20.83%) Mobile Device Management
16 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
16 10 (20.83%) Virtual Desktop
17 9 (18.75%) vSphere

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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 6 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (35.42%) Office 365
3 15 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) DNS
2 16 (33.33%) DHCP
3 10 (20.83%) Kerberos
3 10 (20.83%) LDAP
4 7 (14.58%) Firewall
5 6 (12.50%) Skype
6 2 (4.17%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.17%) LAN
6 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (4.17%) SAN
6 2 (4.17%) WAN
7 1 (2.08%) Internet
7 1 (2.08%) IPv4
7 1 (2.08%) Network Security
7 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.08%) VoIP
7 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.25%) Back Office
1 3 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Designer
2 8 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (2.08%) Java EE
3 1 (2.08%) MDX
3 1 (2.08%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) BYOD
2 12 (25.00%) PKI
3 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (72.92%) Windows Server
3 23 (47.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (29.17%) Windows 10
5 13 (27.08%) Mac OS X
6 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
7 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (10.42%) Linux
9 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) ITIL
2 13 (27.08%) Service Design
3 12 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 10 (20.83%) Mobile Device Management
5 9 (18.75%) Email Filtering
5 9 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (18.75%) Patch Management
6 7 (14.58%) Migration
7 6 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
8 4 (8.33%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.25%) Web Development
10 2 (4.17%) Scrum
10 2 (4.17%) Time Management
10 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (2.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.08%) MCTS
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 17 (35.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (20.83%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (18.75%) vSphere
6 6 (12.50%) XenApp
6 6 (12.50%) XenDesktop
7 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (45.83%) SCCM
2 16 (33.33%) SCOM
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (8.33%) AppDNA
4 4 (8.33%) EdgeSight
5 3 (6.25%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.08%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.17%) VMware
3 9 (18.75%) Citrix
4 6 (12.50%) NetApp
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco
6 2 (4.17%) Sophos
7 1 (2.08%) Apple
7 1 (2.08%) Aruba
7 1 (2.08%) CommVault
7 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.08%) IBM
7 1 (2.08%) Meraki
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec
7 1 (2.08%) WatchGuard