Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 16 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 35 35
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - 0.41% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.44% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Chester median daily rate - £325 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +32.65% -
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year - +30.77% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +75.00% -69.03%

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 Chester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 33 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 18.75% 16.80% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 38
Chester median daily rate £319 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.31% -4.19% +4.38%
10th Percentile £225 £175 £334
90th Percentile £411 £530 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +13.49% -11.48%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.95 £14.00
90th Percentile £33.75 £22.10 £24.13
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.93 £17.33
% change year-on-year -12.93% -13.85% +6.65%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Chester

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Chester

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Chester