The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 24 33
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire - 2.48% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 13.89% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £525 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +72.13%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £340
% change year-on-year -3.70% -0.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £21.25 £20.60
% change year-on-year -22.35% +3.15%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 60 36 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 21.35% 17.82% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 19
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £254 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £525 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (50.00%) Unix
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) HPUX
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) DNS
6 5 (35.71%) DHCP
6 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
6 5 (35.71%) Symantec
6 5 (35.71%) McAfee

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (21.43%) Demantra
2 3 (21.43%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
2 5 (35.71%) LDAP
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
1 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Applications Support
2 6 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Development Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Development Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) ADSI
2 3 (21.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
1 5 (35.71%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) HPUX
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Change Control
1 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 3 (21.43%) QMS
1 3 (21.43%) Workflow
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) MIIS
2 1 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) McAfee
3 5 (35.71%) Symantec
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Rackspace