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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 11 August 2022 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 of England
6 months to
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 101 115 68
Rank change year-on-year +14 -47 +62
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 35 16 34
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.39% 0.71% 2.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.06% 3.60% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 30
10th Percentile £255 £211 £146
25th Percentile £400 £313 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £325 £388
Median % change year-on-year +30.77% -16.13% +19.23%
75th Percentile £438 £380 £519
90th Percentile - £449 £525
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +13.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
10th Percentile £18.86 - -
25th Percentile £22.44 £15.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate £28.41 £16.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +77.56% -8.57% -32.69%
75th Percentile £33.71 £16.50 £18.75
90th Percentile £36.88 - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.25 £37.59
% change year-on-year +9.59% -51.45% +67.81%

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 of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 496 444 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.73% 19.79% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 262 224
10th Percentile £163 £136 £135
25th Percentile £220 £213 £250
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £350 £375
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
75th Percentile £514 £488 £500
90th Percentile £625 £549 £546
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 30 33
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.45 £13.87
25th Percentile £16.47 £12.56 £17.38
Median hourly rate £38.75 £16.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +142.19% -17.95% +21.88%
75th Percentile £55.00 £24.00 £27.25
90th Percentile £63.40 £52.75 £57.43
England median hourly rate £23.06 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +31.74% -5.41% +5.71%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 11 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -1 22 £425 +34.92% 5
Essex +11 4 £463 - 4
Bedfordshire -14 4 £255 -29.17% 1
Hertfordshire +5 2 £325 - 7
Norfolk - 2 £235 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, 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 of England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (88.57%) Active Directory
3 29 (82.86%) Microsoft
3 29 (82.86%) Azure
3 29 (82.86%) Windows Server
4 26 (74.29%) Microsoft 365
4 26 (74.29%) VMware
5 25 (71.43%) SCCM
6 23 (65.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (62.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 22 (62.86%) Change Management
8 21 (60.00%) SLA
8 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
8 21 (60.00%) DHCP
8 21 (60.00%) DNS
8 21 (60.00%) Skype
8 21 (60.00%) Skype for Business
8 21 (60.00%) AWS
9 20 (57.14%) Hyper-V
9 20 (57.14%) vSphere
9 20 (57.14%) SCVMM
9 20 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 20 (57.14%) SQL
10 19 (54.29%) Identity Management
10 19 (54.29%) Replication
10 19 (54.29%) PKI
10 19 (54.29%) Incident Management
10 19 (54.29%) IaaS
10 19 (54.29%) PaaS
11 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2016

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 21 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 20 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 29 (82.86%) Azure
2 26 (74.29%) Microsoft 365
3 22 (62.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 21 (60.00%) AWS
5 19 (54.29%) IaaS
5 19 (54.29%) PaaS
6 3 (8.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) DHCP
1 21 (60.00%) DNS
1 21 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.86%) SD-WAN
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MSI
2 2 (5.71%) AdminStudio
2 2 (5.71%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.86%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.86%) GitLab
General
1 3 (8.57%) Social Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Applications Engineer
2 21 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 20 (57.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) IT Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) IT Support
5 4 (11.43%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Packager
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) PKI
1 19 (54.29%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (82.86%) Windows Server
3 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2016
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 10
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (5.71%) Linux
7 1 (2.86%) CentOS
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Change Management
2 19 (54.29%) Identity Management
2 19 (54.29%) Incident Management
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) ITSM
4 3 (8.57%) Application Packaging
5 2 (5.71%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.71%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.86%) CI/CD
6 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
6 1 (2.86%) DevSecOps
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Server Management
6 1 (2.86%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) Bash
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) MCSE
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) DBS Check
3 2 (5.71%) CCA
3 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.71%) MCP
3 2 (5.71%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) CISSP
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) MCTS
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (88.57%) Active Directory
2 23 (65.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 20 (57.14%) vSphere
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.71%) XenApp
5 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (2.86%) Docker
6 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (71.43%) SCCM
2 20 (57.14%) SCVMM
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (5.71%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (5.71%) SCOM
5 1 (2.86%) Ansible
5 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Microsoft
2 26 (74.29%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe
5 1 (2.86%) Apple
5 1 (2.86%) Commvault
5 1 (2.86%) Ivanti
5 1 (2.86%) Kofax
5 1 (2.86%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) Siemens
5 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.86%) Synology
5 1 (2.86%) Veeam