Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 37 40
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 22 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 6.75% 2.00% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 17.14% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 3
Leicester median daily rate £280 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.74% +40.91% -
10th Percentile £214 £255 £233
90th Percentile £300 £503 £328
Leicestershire median daily rate £280 £313 £275
% change year-on-year -10.40% +13.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Leicester median hourly rate £24.00 - £15.00
10th Percentile £18.75 - £13.00
90th Percentile £28.85 - £17.00
Leicestershire median hourly rate £24.00 - £15.00

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 Leicester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 99 35 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 30.37% 11.67% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 16 25
Leicester median daily rate £280 £310 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +5.98% -23.28%
10th Percentile £187 £260 £183
90th Percentile £490 £459 £383
Leicestershire median daily rate £288 £300 £275
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 15
Leicester median hourly rate £30.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.29% +16.67% -40.00%
10th Percentile £20.00 £12.10 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £26.83 £14.60
Leicestershire median hourly rate £11.18 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -20.18% +16.67% -31.43%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Leicester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
3 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 11 (50.00%) DNS
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) Migration
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
6 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (27.27%) LDAP
7 6 (27.27%) PKI
7 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (22.73%) IPsec
8 5 (22.73%) SCCM
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) MCSE
8 5 (22.73%) DHCP
8 5 (22.73%) Kerberos
8 5 (22.73%) Internet
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (22.73%) Server Virtualisation
8 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco
9 4 (18.18%) HP
9 4 (18.18%) Dell
9 4 (18.18%) LAN
9 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
9 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
9 4 (18.18%) Finance

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 3 (13.64%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) DNS
2 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
3 6 (27.27%) LDAP
4 5 (22.73%) DHCP
4 5 (22.73%) Internet
4 5 (22.73%) IPsec
4 5 (22.73%) Kerberos
5 4 (18.18%) LAN
6 3 (13.64%) Firewall
6 3 (13.64%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (13.64%) Wireless
7 2 (9.09%) NAS
7 2 (9.09%) SAN
8 1 (4.55%) MPLS
8 1 (4.55%) VLAN
8 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Data Technician
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) EPoS Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) PKI
2 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) EPoS
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (9.09%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) People Management
5 2 (9.09%) Presales
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) MCSE
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.55%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) Dell
2 4 (18.18%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) IBM