Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 21 April 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 44 53
Rank change year-on-year -24 +9 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 6 34 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.75% 4.16% 0.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.26% 19.21% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 26 5
Cardiff median daily rate £275 £393 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.87% +42.73% -12.00%
10th Percentile £184 £150 £122
90th Percentile £358 £488 £368
South Wales median daily rate £350 £395 £231
% change year-on-year -11.39% +70.81% -22.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - £19.60 -
South Wales median hourly rate £8.50 £12.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -29.17% -65.71% +48.94%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 141 177 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 17.52% 21.66% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 118 81
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.68% +13.97%
10th Percentile £117 £148 £150
90th Percentile £475 £475 £525
South Wales median daily rate £360 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -4.00% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 23
Cardiff median hourly rate £14.14 £15.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.77% +30.43% -11.54%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.33 £11.17
90th Percentile £39.00 £20.27 £19.25
South Wales median hourly rate £14.14 £13.50 £14.35
% change year-on-year +4.70% -5.92% +10.38%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Cardiff over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) IPv4
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) Clustering
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) SCCM
6 1 (16.67%) SCOM
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) MCSE
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) NetApp
6 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) IPv4
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp