The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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
UK / Wales
Rank 53 48 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 13 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.09% 3.01% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.50% 9.68% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 5
Median daily rate £205 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £127 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.11 - -
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 Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 186 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.60% 31.10% 19.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 138 69
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £138 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 17
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £23.75 £17.50
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 Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Wales

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales 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
South Wales +6 10 £191 -38.80% 8
West Wales -12 2 £289 +1.31%
North Wales - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (67.57%) VMware
3 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
4 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
5 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
5 18 (48.65%) Windows Server
6 15 (40.54%) Oracle
6 15 (40.54%) MS Exchange
7 11 (29.73%) SAN
8 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (24.32%) HP
8 9 (24.32%) Citrix
8 9 (24.32%) SQL
8 9 (24.32%) Clustering
8 9 (24.32%) SCCM
8 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
8 9 (24.32%) High Availability
9 8 (21.62%) RedGate
9 8 (21.62%) Virtual Environments
9 8 (21.62%) MCITP
9 8 (21.62%) MySQL
9 8 (21.62%) SAP
9 8 (21.62%) MCDBA
9 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (21.62%) Unix
9 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (21.62%) IBM
10 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
10 7 (18.92%) Tivoli

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in 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 15 (40.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Apache
2 7 (18.92%) Confluence
2 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) SAN
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
4 3 (8.11%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.41%) ADSL
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) NAS
5 2 (5.41%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) IPsec
6 1 (2.70%) IPv6
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security
6 1 (2.70%) RTP
6 1 (2.70%) SNMP
6 1 (2.70%) SSH
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) MySQL
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (18.92%) MongoDB
3 7 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
1 7 (18.92%) JIRA
1 7 (18.92%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
1 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Architect
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Migration Architect
6 3 (8.11%) DBA
6 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Digital Technical Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) MCollective
2 6 (16.22%) ELK Stack
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Clustering
2 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.22%) PKI
3 2 (5.41%) iPhone
4 1 (2.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (48.65%) Windows Server
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (21.62%) Unix
6 7 (18.92%) AIX
6 7 (18.92%) Linux
7 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
9 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
10 2 (5.41%) Android
11 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
11 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) High Availability
2 8 (21.62%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) IT Governance
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security
4 6 (16.22%) Migration
5 5 (13.51%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.81%) Service Management
7 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.11%) Software Licensing
7 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.41%) Project Governance
8 2 (5.41%) SDLC
8 2 (5.41%) Time Management
9 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) COBOL
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) MCDBA
1 8 (21.62%) MCITP
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (18.92%) PowerHA
4 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 2 (5.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) SCCM
2 7 (18.92%) Ansible
2 7 (18.92%) Nessus
2 7 (18.92%) Packer
2 7 (18.92%) Puppet
2 7 (18.92%) Rundeck
2 7 (18.92%) Tivoli
2 7 (18.92%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 7 (18.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (18.92%) Zenoss
3 3 (8.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
1 25 (67.57%) VMware
2 15 (40.54%) Oracle
3 9 (24.32%) Citrix
3 9 (24.32%) HP
4 8 (21.62%) IBM
4 8 (21.62%) RedGate
4 8 (21.62%) SAP
5 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
5 7 (18.92%) Sonatype
5 7 (18.92%) Symantec
6 6 (16.22%) NetApp
7 4 (10.81%) Cisco
8 3 (8.11%) Avaya
9 2 (5.41%) Apple
10 1 (2.70%) BMC
10 1 (2.70%) Infor
10 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow