Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 23 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 43 54
Rank change year-on-year -22 +11 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 20 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.72% 5.60% 3.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.70% 25.32% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 14
Oxford median daily rate £320 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -12.50% +14.70%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £308
90th Percentile £391 £438 £456
Oxfordshire median daily rate £310 £325 £319
% change year-on-year -4.62% +1.96% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Oxford median hourly rate - £20.00 £97.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -79.54% -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £145.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +625.00% -11.11% +15.38%

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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 171 158 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 23.23% 22.13% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 116 107
Oxford median daily rate £425 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +28.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £180 £128 £132
90th Percentile £620 £525 £441
Oxfordshire median daily rate £405 £400 £320
% change year-on-year +1.25% +25.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 24
Oxford median hourly rate £17.77 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.16% -37.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £74.66 £20.00 £112.45
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.62% +1.56% +13.48%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Oxford

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Oxford

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Oxford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Oxford

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Oxford

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

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) VMware
3 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (75.00%) DNS
4 15 (75.00%) DHCP
4 15 (75.00%) Change Management
5 14 (70.00%) Hyper-V
5 14 (70.00%) ITIL
6 13 (65.00%) Problem Management
7 12 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (50.00%) Incident Management
8 10 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (50.00%) NetBackup
8 10 (50.00%) NetApp
8 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
10 8 (40.00%) Office 365
10 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
11 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (35.00%) SCCM
11 7 (35.00%) Project Management
11 7 (35.00%) SLA
12 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (25.00%) Proactive Management
12 5 (25.00%) McAfee
12 5 (25.00%) Kerberos
12 5 (25.00%) LDAP
12 5 (25.00%) SCOM

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (5.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) DHCP
1 15 (75.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 5 (25.00%) LDAP
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) VoIP
4 2 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
5 1 (5.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Operations Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) WAN Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Clustering
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Change Management
2 14 (70.00%) ITIL
3 13 (65.00%) Problem Management
4 10 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (35.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (25.00%) Proactive Management
7 4 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
7 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (15.00%) Change Control
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) Demand Management
8 3 (15.00%) Migration
9 2 (10.00%) Server Building
9 2 (10.00%) Server Patching
10 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) SLA
2 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (70.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 7 (35.00%) SCCM
3 5 (25.00%) SCOM
4 4 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (5.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) NetApp
4 5 (25.00%) McAfee
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) Lotus