The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 24 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 23 17
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 17 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 11.11% 2.65% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.96% 9.09% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 6
Median daily rate £265 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.70% +23.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £413 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £513 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £339
% change year-on-year -3.70% -0.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £20.60
% change year-on-year -23.25% +4.36%  

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 Leicester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 46 44 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 30.07% 29.14% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 24
Median daily rate £280 £395 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.11% +25.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £463 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.66% -11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.22 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Leicester over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) Windows Server
3 17 (73.91%) SCCM
4 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
4 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
4 11 (47.83%) VBScript
4 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (47.83%) HP
5 10 (43.48%) Dell
5 10 (43.48%) EPoS
5 10 (43.48%) DHCP
5 10 (43.48%) DNS
5 10 (43.48%) LAN
5 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
5 10 (43.48%) IIS
6 9 (39.13%) Wireless
6 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
6 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (39.13%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (30.43%) Office 365
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (26.09%) Project Management
10 5 (21.74%) Cisco
10 5 (21.74%) VMware
10 5 (21.74%) Service Management
11 4 (17.39%) Retail
11 4 (17.39%) CCNA
11 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 10 (43.48%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Office 365
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
2 10 (43.48%) DHCP
2 10 (43.48%) DNS
2 10 (43.48%) LAN
3 9 (39.13%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (39.13%) Wireless
4 4 (17.39%) SAN
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall
6 1 (4.35%) Internet
6 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.35%) VoIP
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) EPoS Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Support
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) EPoS Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) PowerShell Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) EPoS
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) Windows Server
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) Service Management
3 4 (17.39%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (17.39%) Line Management
3 4 (17.39%) Presales
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
1 11 (47.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CCNA
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
2 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (73.91%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) HP
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Dell
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 5 (21.74%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Sun
5 2 (8.70%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Altiris
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
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