The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 45 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 12 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.18% 2.85% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.91% 13.89% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 5
Median daily rate £488 £363 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £380 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -32.69%
Windows Server 2012
Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
110 144 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.96% 20.54% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 118 67
Median daily rate £420 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £288 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £11.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.52 £10.15 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £21.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Cardiff +24 10 £488 +40.79% 1
Newport 0 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2012
Wales

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (76.00%) VMware
4 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
5 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
6 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (44.00%) Citrix
8 9 (36.00%) SAN
8 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (32.00%) HP
9 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
9 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
10 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (28.00%) NetApp
10 7 (28.00%) SAP
10 7 (28.00%) Migration
10 7 (28.00%) Information Security
11 6 (24.00%) Firewall
11 6 (24.00%) DHCP
11 6 (24.00%) DNS
11 6 (24.00%) Office 365
12 5 (20.00%) Service Management
12 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
13 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
13 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
13 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
14 3 (12.00%) Project Governance
14 3 (12.00%) Clustering
14 3 (12.00%) Project Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (24.00%) Office 365
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) SAN
2 6 (24.00%) DHCP
2 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 2 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (8.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Migration Architect
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Exchange Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Design Authority
7 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Information Security
1 7 (28.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (12.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
1 3 (12.00%) MCSE
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCITP
2 2 (8.00%) MCTS
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Citrix
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) HP
5 7 (28.00%) NetApp
5 7 (28.00%) SAP
6 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco
7 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat