Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 22 October 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 51 57
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 21 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.05% 2.16% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.46% 10.69% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 15
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -4.00% -2.34%
10th Percentile £291 £213 £112
90th Percentile £625 £425 £410
South West median daily rate £380 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +16.92% - +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £15.50
South West median hourly rate £44.42 £47.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.48% +150.00% -21.65%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 156 131 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 22.67% 20.22% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 51 152
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £315 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -21.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £199 £185 £131
90th Percentile £559 £474 £575
South West median daily rate £394 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.78% -3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 24
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +32.08% +1.92%
10th Percentile £11.20 £12.08 £11.36
90th Percentile £49.25 £48.50 £41.95
South West median hourly rate £33.50 £18.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +78.67% +17.19% -8.57%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Gloucester -3 6 £563 +100.00% 5
Cheltenham 0 5 £310 -27.06% 1
Cirencester -6 1 £388 +40.91% 1
Windows Server 2012
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
4 16 (76.19%) Windows 10
4 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
5 15 (71.43%) SCCM
6 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
7 13 (61.90%) DV Cleared
7 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
8 12 (57.14%) ITIL
9 11 (52.38%) ITSM
9 11 (52.38%) ITIL V3
10 8 (38.10%) Network Security
10 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (38.10%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (33.33%) McAfee
11 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
11 7 (33.33%) Firewall
12 6 (28.57%) Service Management
12 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 5 (23.81%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (23.81%) DNS
14 4 (19.05%) DHCP
14 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
14 4 (19.05%) SQL
14 4 (19.05%) SCOM
14 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
14 4 (19.05%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Network Security
2 7 (33.33%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (23.81%) DNS
5 4 (19.05%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Support
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
3 16 (76.19%) Windows 10
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) CentOS
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL V3
2 11 (52.38%) ITSM
3 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 6 (28.57%) Service Management
5 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.52%) Biometrics
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (9.52%) DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.52%) Proactive Management
7 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (4.76%) CRM
8 1 (4.76%) PLM
8 1 (4.76%) Web Development
8 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
2 13 (61.90%) DV Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) MCSA
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) MCP
5 2 (9.52%) MCSE
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
3 8 (38.10%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (23.81%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (9.52%) vSphere
6 1 (4.76%) DFS Replication
6 1 (4.76%) Docker
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.76%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (71.43%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) SCOM
3 3 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 3 (14.29%) WSUS
4 2 (9.52%) Nessus
5 1 (4.76%) Ansible
5 1 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Nagios
5 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.76%) OpenView
5 1 (4.76%) Puppet
5 1 (4.76%) SCDPM
5 1 (4.76%) SCSM
5 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Wyse