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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 40 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 11 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.17% 2.97% 3.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.66% 13.95% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 13
Median daily rate £385 £365 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £335 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £380 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
-2.96% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £20.46 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +4.89%
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
127 129 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 25.10% 21.25% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 89 77
Median daily rate £350 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £285 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 10
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £20.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +14 7 £488 +55.37%
Newport -13 2 £345 -5.47% 1
Bridgend - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
Wales

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 13 (46.43%) VMware
6 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
7 9 (32.14%) SQL
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (25.00%) Office 365
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.00%) Clustering
10 6 (21.43%) Firewall
10 6 (21.43%) DNS
11 5 (17.86%) Cisco
11 5 (17.86%) Citrix
11 5 (17.86%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (17.86%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Clustering
11 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
11 5 (17.86%) vSphere
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (14.29%) VPN
12 4 (14.29%) DHCP
12 4 (14.29%) IIS
13 3 (10.71%) Linux
13 3 (10.71%) MCSE

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 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) VPN
4 3 (10.71%) SAN
4 3 (10.71%) VoIP
5 2 (7.14%) Internet
5 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (3.57%) WAN
6 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (7.14%) GIS
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Design Authority
5 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.71%) Linux
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Server Building
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (3.57%) ERP
3 1 (3.57%) Information Security
3 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.57%) Migration
3 1 (3.57%) Project Governance
3 1 (3.57%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
3 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCITP
2 2 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.86%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (17.86%) vSphere
3 2 (7.14%) ProxySG
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) VMware
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) SAP