Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 17 February 2019 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 37 35
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.43% 0.75% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 5.13% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Staffordshire median daily rate - - £236
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £308 £325
% change year-on-year +30.08% -5.38% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £31.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +154.00% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £31.75 £18.86
% change year-on-year -37.01% +68.37% +17.86%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 59 39 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 25.11% 14.72% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 21
Staffordshire median daily rate £360 £400 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +53.85% -16.80%
10th Percentile £150 £295 £120
90th Percentile £397 £520 £411
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £368 £388
% change year-on-year +2.04% -5.16% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 10
Staffordshire median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £14.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.58% +13.87% +11.46%
10th Percentile £13.10 £12.36 £10.95
90th Percentile £47.50 £37.05 £33.45
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +9.31% -3.33% +15.38%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +5 1 - - 2
Windows Server 2012
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (100.00%) Shavlik
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shavlik
1 1 (100.00%) VMware