Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 49 47
Rank change year-on-year +14 -2 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 34 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 6.00% 1.85% 3.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 10.53% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 5
Leicestershire median daily rate £284 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.93% +27.27% -8.33%
10th Percentile £211 £279 £199
90th Percentile £300 £476 £325
East Midlands median daily rate £288 £325 £243
% change year-on-year -11.54% +34.02% -22.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Leicestershire median hourly rate £24.00 - £15.00
10th Percentile £18.75 - £13.00
90th Percentile £28.85 - £17.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £17.44 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.36% -27.08%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 170 95 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 29.98% 17.59% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 50 39
Leicestershire median daily rate £288 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £187 £80 £107
90th Percentile £443 £413 £400
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -13.33% +11.11% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 21
Leicestershire median hourly rate £11.18 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.18% +16.67% -33.33%
10th Percentile £9.75 £9.10 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £18.05 £16.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +5.19% +8.00% -3.85%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Leicester +13 22 £288 -28.13% 1
Loughborough - 2 £263 - 1
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

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

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
3 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 15 (44.12%) PowerShell
5 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
6 11 (32.35%) DNS
7 10 (29.41%) Migration
8 9 (26.47%) SAN
8 9 (26.47%) NetApp
9 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
9 8 (23.53%) Linux
10 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
11 6 (17.65%) VMware
11 6 (17.65%) PKI
11 6 (17.65%) SCCM
11 6 (17.65%) LDAP
11 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (14.71%) Internet
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (14.71%) ITIL
12 5 (14.71%) MCSE
12 5 (14.71%) DHCP
12 5 (14.71%) Kerberos
12 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (14.71%) IPsec
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (14.71%) Server Virtualisation
12 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
13 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (8.82%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) DNS
2 9 (26.47%) SAN
3 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.65%) LDAP
5 5 (14.71%) DHCP
5 5 (14.71%) Internet
5 5 (14.71%) IPsec
5 5 (14.71%) Kerberos
6 4 (11.76%) LAN
6 4 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (8.82%) Firewall
7 3 (8.82%) Wireless
8 2 (5.88%) NAS
8 2 (5.88%) Skype
8 2 (5.88%) SMS
9 1 (2.94%) MPLS
9 1 (2.94%) VLAN
9 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Active Directory Specialist
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Data Technician
3 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) EPoS Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Technician
5 2 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) PKI
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) EPoS
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (23.53%) Linux
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.94%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Migration
2 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
3 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (8.82%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.82%) Line Management
4 3 (8.82%) Presales
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Service Management
5 2 (5.88%) People Management
5 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) MCSE
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) CCNA
2 2 (5.88%) CCNP
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
3 2 (5.88%) XenApp
3 2 (5.88%) XenServer
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) NetApp
3 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) Dell
4 4 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) IBM