Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Windows Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 6 months to 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 74 70
Rank change year-on-year -27 -4 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 21 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.11% 1.92% 1.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.83% 9.59% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 23
Bristol median daily rate £363 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +14.29% -1.41%
10th Percentile £108 £247 £257
90th Percentile £443 £568 £662
South West median daily rate £375 £300 £345
% change year-on-year +25.00% -13.04% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% - -
South West median hourly rate £46.00 £26.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +76.92% -45.26% +167.61%

Windows Server 2012 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 360 344 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.06% 19.98% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 181 140
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £125 £145 £157
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 23
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -3.30% -43.29%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.17 £10.30
90th Percentile £48.50 £41.21 £48.20
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +100.00% -5.41% -11.90%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Bristol

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Bristol

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Bristol

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Bristol

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 8 (38.10%) Office 365
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (33.33%) VMware
7 6 (28.57%) McAfee
7 6 (28.57%) Firewall
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) SCCM
7 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
8 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
8 5 (23.81%) LAN
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
9 4 (19.05%) Citrix
9 4 (19.05%) VPN
9 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
9 4 (19.05%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.76%) Notepad++
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (9.52%) IaaS
4 2 (9.52%) PaaS
5 1 (4.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) SAN
5 2 (9.52%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (4.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
3 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Document Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCA
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.76%) SCDPM
3 1 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) McAfee
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Rapid7
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) Varonis
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam