The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 23 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 32 30
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 12 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.44% 2.76% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.53% 14.58% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Median daily rate £305 £363 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.86% +62.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £333 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £393 £279
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £340
% change year-on-year -3.70% -0.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -  
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 Liverpool with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 51 48 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 18.89% 18.90% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 33
Median daily rate £260 £350 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +62.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £275 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £520 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.34 £18.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Liverpool

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Liverpool over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Liverpool

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (45.00%) Office 365
6 8 (40.00%) Citrix
7 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (30.00%) HP
8 6 (30.00%) VMware
9 5 (25.00%) NetApp
9 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (20.00%) SUSE
10 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) NAS
10 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
10 4 (20.00%) ITIL
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (20.00%) Service Management
11 3 (15.00%) ITSM
11 3 (15.00%) Finance
11 3 (15.00%) Release Management
11 3 (15.00%) SCCM
11 3 (15.00%) JSP
11 3 (15.00%) SOAP

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) NAS
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
3 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) Broadband
4 1 (5.00%) DSL
4 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) MPLS
4 1 (5.00%) SNMP
4 1 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) VRRP
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Mobility Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) JSP
1 3 (15.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (20.00%) SUSE
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.00%) HPUX
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (15.00%) ITSM
2 3 (15.00%) Release Management
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (5.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Citrix
2 6 (30.00%) HP
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) NetApp
4 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Lumension
6 1 (5.00%) NETGEAR
6 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago