Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 55 75
Rank change year-on-year +8 +20 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.33% 2.33% 2.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.04% 10.66% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 32
Oxfordshire median daily rate £184 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.32% +46.15% +6.12%
10th Percentile £122 £324 £187
90th Percentile £400 £638 £400
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £79.72
South East median hourly rate £22.63 £40.00 £16.38
% change year-on-year -43.44% +144.27% -25.57%

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 139 197 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 26.33% 21.82% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 138 197
Oxfordshire median daily rate £228 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £114 £139 £138
90th Percentile £519 £579 £625
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 13
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £14.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +194.53% -3.32%
10th Percentile £13.40 £16.25 £10.60
90th Percentile £50.20 £52.50 £37.60
South East median hourly rate £17.08 £16.18 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.60% -7.57% +9.38%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor 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 22 February 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 +13 6 £168 -64.74%
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) VoIP
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (14.29%) Citrix
7 1 (14.29%) SAN
7 1 (14.29%) Veritas
7 1 (14.29%) Sophos
7 1 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (14.29%) Firewall
7 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (14.29%) Migration
7 1 (14.29%) VLAN
7 1 (14.29%) SCCM
7 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
7 1 (14.29%) Information Security
7 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 1 (14.29%) Veeam
7 1 (14.29%) Azure

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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas