Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 1 April 2020 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 53 70
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 4 20 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.81% 2.50% 2.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.39% 10.20% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 30
Median daily rate £300 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.84% +46.15% +10.64%
10th Percentile £132 £322 £162
90th Percentile £400 £611 £472
South East median daily rate £406 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +8.33% +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £42.27 £17.50
% change year-on-year -46.76% +141.51% -29.29%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 118 196 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.98% 24.53% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 144 193
Median daily rate £230 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.67% -3.23% -4.62%
10th Percentile £114 £137 £143
90th Percentile £522 £538 £625
South East median daily rate £390 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -5.45% +3.13% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 20
Median hourly rate £22.95 £41.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.36% +166.13% -1.59%
10th Percentile £13.10 £17.19 £12.70
90th Percentile £49.30 £47.25 £57.63
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +9.38%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire.

Daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 1 April 2020. 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
Oxford +15 3 £400 -15.79% 2
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) Azure
4 1 (25.00%) AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas
4 1 (25.00%) Sophos

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas