The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 22 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 36 33
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.36% 1.73% 3.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% 9.62% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Median daily rate - £500 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +60.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £336 £340
% change year-on-year -3.34% -1.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.50
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 East Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 26 52 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 9.39% 17.99% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 48
Median daily rate £338 £348 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.87% +6.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in East Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in East Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -5 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) HP