Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 80 78
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +22
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 25 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.33% 1.50% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.81% 8.78% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 16
Bristol median daily rate £313 £290 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.76% +5.45% +52.78%
10th Percentile £241 £117 £175
90th Percentile £538 £360 £381
South West median daily rate £321 £233 £300
% change year-on-year +38.17% -22.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Bristol median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +143.24% -32.73%
10th Percentile £46.25 £42.50 £17.75
90th Percentile £58.75 £47.50 £19.25
South West median hourly rate £26.00 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +20.93% -21.82% +42.86%

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 367 262 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.55% 17.05% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 166 160
Bristol median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £149 £131 £125
90th Percentile £538 £556 £488
South West median daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 39
Bristol median hourly rate £17.13 £20.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.43% +15.71% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.78 £10.50 £11.70
90th Percentile £43.68 £50.25 £47.25
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +2.94% -13.92% +16.18%

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 22 January 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (52.00%) VMware
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) Linux
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (24.00%) Veeam
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (20.00%) SAN
9 4 (16.00%) Citrix
9 4 (16.00%) Intranet
9 4 (16.00%) Extranet
9 4 (16.00%) IBM
9 4 (16.00%) DNS
9 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (16.00%) DHCP
9 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (16.00%) AirWatch
9 4 (16.00%) Private Cloud
10 3 (12.00%) Office 365
10 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (12.00%) Skype
10 3 (12.00%) NAS
10 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (12.00%) vSphere

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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) SAN
3 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) Extranet
3 4 (16.00%) Intranet
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.00%) NAS
4 3 (12.00%) Skype
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.00%) PuTTY
5 1 (4.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) VLAN
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) VSAN
5 1 (4.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Ant
2 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.00%) RSpec
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.00%) TestNG
General
1 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.00%) Back Office
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) JSON
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) CentOS
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Scientific Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (8.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (8.00%) DevOps
2 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) API Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (4.00%) MODAF
3 1 (4.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.00%) Security Hardening
3 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) F#
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.00%) XenApp
6 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
6 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) AirWatch
2 3 (12.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) Ansible
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.00%) Terraform
3 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 6 (24.00%) Veeam
5 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) IBM
6 3 (12.00%) F5
6 3 (12.00%) HP
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (4.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (4.00%) Software AG
8 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.00%) Veritas
8 1 (4.00%) webMethods