Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 March 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 64 93
Rank change year-on-year -39 +29 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 28 87 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.20% 2.91% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.98% 12.38% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 56 49
East Midlands median daily rate £295 £298 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.84% +3.48% -0.43%
10th Percentile £148 £238 £128
90th Percentile £471 £450 £416
England median daily rate £375 £346 £345
% change year-on-year +8.54% +0.14% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £11.00 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.18% -12.87% -36.88%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.00 £10.38
90th Percentile £20.65 £20.80 £19.40
England median hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +48.57% -7.89% -2.56%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 562 703 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 24.10% 23.48% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 424 318
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £131 £188 £135
90th Percentile £538 £530 £489
England median daily rate £435 £438 £420
% change year-on-year -0.57% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 57 63
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £14.31 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.83% +2.21% +3.70%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £25.70 £20.46 £26.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.00% -2.02%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -6 8 £425 +70.00% 1
Derbyshire -2 7 £161 -59.75% 1
Nottinghamshire -8 7 £241 -28.06% 10
Lincolnshire -8 5 £200 -22.33% 4
Leicestershire -1 2 £191 -32.89% 2
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 21 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 17 (60.71%) SCCM
5 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
6 14 (50.00%) Windows 10
7 13 (46.43%) Windows 7
7 13 (46.43%) VMware
8 10 (35.71%) ITIL
9 8 (28.57%) DHCP
10 7 (25.00%) DNS
10 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (21.43%) Time Management
11 6 (21.43%) WSUS
11 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
11 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
11 6 (21.43%) VB
11 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 5 (17.86%) SQL
12 5 (17.86%) SAN
12 5 (17.86%) Office 365
12 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
12 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
12 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
13 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) DHCP
2 7 (25.00%) DNS
3 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.86%) SAN
5 3 (10.71%) HTTP
5 3 (10.71%) HTTPS
5 3 (10.71%) LAN
5 3 (10.71%) Skype
5 3 (10.71%) WAN
6 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.57%) Firewall
7 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) AdminStudio
1 3 (10.71%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) IT Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Field Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) IT Support
4 4 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) IT Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) IT Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) SCCM Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Site Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Field Support Technician
7 1 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Java RMI
1 3 (10.71%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 13 (46.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (21.43%) Time Management
3 4 (14.29%) Network Management
3 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (10.71%) Antivirus Management
4 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
4 3 (10.71%) Break/Fix
4 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.57%) Email Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
1 6 (21.43%) VB
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (10.71%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) BitLocker
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (7.14%) vSphere
6 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (60.71%) SCCM
2 6 (21.43%) WSUS
3 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (10.71%) SCOM
4 3 (10.71%) ThinApp
4 3 (10.71%) WMI
5 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) Symantec
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) McAfee
4 3 (10.71%) NetApp
4 3 (10.71%) Remedy
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) Cognizant
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) EMC
5 1 (3.57%) Snow
5 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds