The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 26 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 43 39
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 9 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.16% 0.63% 1.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.18% 3.70% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £225 £438 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.57% +59.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £340
% change year-on-year -4.41% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.25% +2.38%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 110 81 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 26.38% 16.98% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 49 57
Median daily rate £375 £538 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +43.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.68% -70.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £20.00 £55.85
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 Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Nottinghamshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +4 7 £225 -57.14% 2
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) SCCM
6 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 3 (21.43%) WSUS
7 3 (21.43%) Migration
7 3 (21.43%) Office 365
7 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
7 3 (21.43%) Back Office
7 3 (21.43%) NetApp
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
8 2 (14.29%) SLA
8 2 (14.29%) IBM
8 2 (14.29%) Citrix
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (21.43%) Back Office
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 10
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) Android
6 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
7 1 (7.14%) VMS
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Microservices
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) WSUS
3 1 (7.14%) Consul
3 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Polycom
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault