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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 51 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 30 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.68% 1.42% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.63% 6.62% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 4
Median daily rate £488 £325 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £269 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £364 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
- +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -30.00%
Windows Server 2012
UK

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
205 151 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 25.12% 21.48% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 114 82
Median daily rate £425 £338 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 23
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £23.75 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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
South Wales +18 21 £449 +38.07% 3
West Wales -14 7 £525 +84.21%
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (72.22%) VMware
4 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
5 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
6 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
8 15 (41.67%) Oracle
9 14 (38.89%) Citrix
10 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
11 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (33.33%) HP
12 10 (27.78%) SAN
13 9 (25.00%) SQL
13 9 (25.00%) SAP
13 9 (25.00%) Clustering
13 9 (25.00%) Migration
13 9 (25.00%) SCCM
13 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
13 9 (25.00%) High Availability
14 8 (22.22%) RedGate
14 8 (22.22%) MCITP
14 8 (22.22%) MySQL
14 8 (22.22%) MCDBA
14 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
14 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
15 7 (19.44%) Tivoli
15 7 (19.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
15 7 (19.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager

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 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) Apache
2 7 (19.44%) Confluence
2 7 (19.44%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) SAN
2 6 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 3 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.56%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) MySQL
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
3 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
1 7 (19.44%) JIRA
1 7 (19.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
1 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Architect
2 9 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Migration Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Server Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) DBA
6 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Active Directory Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Technical Architect
8 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) MCollective
2 6 (16.67%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Clustering
2 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (19.44%) AIX
5 7 (19.44%) Unix
6 6 (16.67%) Linux
6 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) High Availability
1 9 (25.00%) Migration
2 8 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Information Security
3 7 (19.44%) IT Governance
4 6 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.89%) Service Management
6 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.33%) Project Governance
7 3 (8.33%) Software Licensing
7 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.56%) SDLC
8 2 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) MCDBA
1 8 (22.22%) MCITP
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (19.44%) PowerHA
4 4 (11.11%) XenApp
5 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) SCCM
2 7 (19.44%) Ansible
2 7 (19.44%) Nessus
2 7 (19.44%) Packer
2 7 (19.44%) Puppet
2 7 (19.44%) Rundeck
2 7 (19.44%) Tivoli
2 7 (19.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 7 (19.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (19.44%) Zenoss
3 5 (13.89%) Backup Exec
4 3 (8.33%) SCOM
5 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) VMware
2 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) Oracle
4 14 (38.89%) Citrix
5 12 (33.33%) HP
6 9 (25.00%) SAP
7 8 (22.22%) RedGate
8 7 (19.44%) IBM
8 7 (19.44%) NetApp
8 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
8 7 (19.44%) Sonatype
8 7 (19.44%) Symantec
9 4 (11.11%) Cisco
10 3 (8.33%) Avaya
11 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint