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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 55 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 11 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.67% 2.51% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.09% 11.17% 7.36%
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 3
Median hourly rate - - £19.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
136 197 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.61% 22.46% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 143 96
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.60 £17.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% -33.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £9.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £21.00 £21.04
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 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +15 11 £488 +34.48% 2
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (76.92%) VMware
4 19 (73.08%) Windows Server
5 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
6 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (50.00%) Citrix
8 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
9 10 (38.46%) HP
10 9 (34.62%) SAN
10 9 (34.62%) Migration
11 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
11 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
12 7 (26.92%) Office 365
12 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (26.92%) NetApp
12 7 (26.92%) SAP
12 7 (26.92%) Information Security
13 6 (23.08%) Firewall
13 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
13 6 (23.08%) DHCP
13 6 (23.08%) DNS
14 5 (19.23%) Service Management
14 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
15 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
15 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
15 4 (15.38%) XenApp
16 3 (11.54%) Project Management
16 3 (11.54%) PowerShell

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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (26.92%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) DHCP
2 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Server Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Migration Architect
5 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Project Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (11.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (73.08%) Windows Server
4 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) Information Security
3 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
3 5 (19.23%) Service Management
4 3 (11.54%) Project Governance
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
5 2 (7.69%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.85%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCITP
2 2 (7.69%) MCTS
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) XenApp
3 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) ProxySG
4 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) Citrix
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) HP
5 7 (26.92%) NetApp
5 7 (26.92%) SAP
6 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco
7 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
Wales
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £525. per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + expenses
Posted: 4 days ago