The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 106 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 30 39 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.09% 1.52% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.96% 8.11% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 21
Median daily rate £290 £326 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -6.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Median hourly rate £21.47 £19.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.97% -34.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -26.53%
Windows Server 2012
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
431 481 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.73% 18.80% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 186 225
Median daily rate £375 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 65 86
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.33 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.88 £20.10 £20.90
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 the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 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
Birmingham -5 14 £314 +9.13% 3
Shropshire +1 6 £275 -26.66%
Coventry -9 4 £375 +1.35% 3
Warwickshire - 2 £450 - 3
Staffordshire -6 1 £248 - 2
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (81.94%) Windows Server
3 40 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 38 (52.78%) Microsoft
5 36 (50.00%) VMware
5 36 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (43.06%) SQL Server
7 22 (30.56%) Security Cleared
8 21 (29.17%) Linux
9 20 (27.78%) Cisco
10 19 (26.39%) SQL
11 17 (23.61%) Firewall
11 17 (23.61%) SC Cleared
12 16 (22.22%) PowerShell
12 16 (22.22%) WAN
12 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (22.22%) Data Centre
13 15 (20.83%) SAN
13 15 (20.83%) MCSE
14 14 (19.44%) Juniper
14 14 (19.44%) LAN
14 14 (19.44%) vSphere
15 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (18.06%) Citrix
15 13 (18.06%) MCSA
16 12 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (16.67%) Hyper-V
16 12 (16.67%) Windows 8
17 11 (15.28%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.78%) IIS
7 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.39%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Office
2 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.11%) Office 365
3 3 (4.17%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.78%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.61%) Firewall
2 16 (22.22%) WAN
3 15 (20.83%) SAN
4 14 (19.44%) LAN
5 11 (15.28%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (15.28%) IPv4
6 7 (9.72%) DNS
6 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
7 6 (8.33%) DHCP
8 5 (6.94%) NetScaler
9 4 (5.56%) iSCSI
10 3 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (4.17%) MPLS
11 2 (2.78%) Internet
11 2 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.78%) VPN
12 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.39%) SNMP
12 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.17%) MySQL
6 2 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.78%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.78%) HDInsight
6 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.78%) Power BI
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.39%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Advertising
3 3 (4.17%) Back Office
4 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (9.72%) Analyst
3 7 (9.72%) Architect
3 7 (9.72%) Technical Leader
4 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Administrator
5 5 (6.94%) Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
6 4 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Server Support
6 4 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.39%) EDI
2 1 (1.39%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.33%) Replication
3 5 (6.94%) Clustering
4 4 (5.56%) CESG
5 3 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.78%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) AS400
7 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.39%) PKI
7 1 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (81.94%) Windows Server
3 36 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (29.17%) Linux
5 12 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (12.50%) Ubuntu
8 5 (6.94%) Windows 7
9 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.39%) AIX
10 1 (1.39%) Android
10 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.39%) Solaris
10 1 (1.39%) Unix
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (9.72%) DevOps
2 4 (5.56%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 4 (5.56%) ITIL
2 4 (5.56%) Project Planning
3 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (2.78%) Analytics
4 2 (2.78%) Change Management
4 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (2.78%) Machine Learning
4 2 (2.78%) Migration
4 2 (2.78%) Release Management
4 2 (2.78%) Server Building
4 2 (2.78%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.39%) Attack Monitoring
5 1 (1.39%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (1.39%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.39%) Security Hardening
5 1 (1.39%) Security Operations
5 1 (1.39%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.39%) SQL
2 16 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 6 (8.33%) C#
5 3 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (1.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 17 (23.61%) SC Cleared
3 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (20.83%) MCSE
5 13 (18.06%) MCSA
6 12 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (15.28%) CCNP
8 10 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (2.78%) CCA
9 2 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.78%) CLAS
9 2 (2.78%) DBS Check
9 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.78%) MCITP
10 1 (1.39%) CCNA
10 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.39%) GPG13
System Software
1 40 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 14 (19.44%) vSphere
3 12 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 10 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (13.89%) XenApp
5 5 (6.94%) Docker
5 5 (6.94%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.39%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) SCCM
1 7 (9.72%) WSUS
2 5 (6.94%) SCOM
3 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.78%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.39%) Netcool
5 1 (1.39%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.39%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.39%) SCSM
5 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 36 (50.00%) VMware
3 20 (27.78%) Cisco
4 14 (19.44%) Juniper
5 13 (18.06%) Citrix
6 6 (8.33%) Sophos
7 4 (5.56%) Dell
7 4 (5.56%) EMC
7 4 (5.56%) NetApp
7 4 (5.56%) Symantec
8 3 (4.17%) Kronos
9 2 (2.78%) Cognos
9 2 (2.78%) HP
9 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.78%) Sun
9 2 (2.78%) Veeam
10 1 (1.39%) IBM
10 1 (1.39%) Lotus
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle
10 1 (1.39%) Veritas
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
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