The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 40 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.53% 0.27% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 1.79% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£390 - £165
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.83% +0.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.46 £24.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-14.77% -3.03%
Windows Server 2012
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 56 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 12.20% 15.18% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 36
Average daily rate £413 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £469 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.20 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £25.92 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (69.23%) Citrix
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) Lync
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco
8 2 (15.38%) LAN
8 2 (15.38%) WAN
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 2 (15.38%) Veritas
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 2 (15.38%) Clustering
8 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (15.38%) XenApp
9 1 (7.69%) Firewall
9 1 (7.69%) Automotive
9 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
9 1 (7.69%) VMware
9 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (7.69%) HPUX
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) Sophos
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) CA
5 1 (7.69%) Sun