Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 June 2018 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 76 91
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15 -31
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 11 19 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.03% 1.93% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.96% 6.74% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 33
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £275 £370 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.68% +42.86% -39.06%
10th Percentile £156 £265 £205
90th Percentile £329 £433 £499
North East median daily rate £269 £370 £259
% change year-on-year -27.29% +42.86% -39.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £10.38 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.48% -65.13% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.73 £22.83
90th Percentile £14.75 £10.75 £35.68
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £10.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +19.05% -53.33% -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 371 282 738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.61% 28.66% 36.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 196 478
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £334 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.57% +21.63% -14.99%
10th Percentile £203 £238 £210
90th Percentile £500 £500 £434
North East median daily rate £335 £350 £290
% change year-on-year -4.29% +20.69% -14.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 36
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.25 £26.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.81% -7.14% +107.41%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.32 £12.06
90th Percentile £52.45 £42.30 £36.50
North East median hourly rate £15.10 £23.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -35.74% -16.07% +78.29%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Tyne and Wear

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 9 £280 -28.21% 1
Sunderland +6 1 - - 1
Gateshead -2 1 £73 -79.29% 1
Windows Server 2012
North East

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 5 (45.45%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (45.45%) XenApp
6 5 (45.45%) Citrix
6 5 (45.45%) VMware
7 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (36.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (36.36%) XenServer
7 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
7 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
7 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
7 4 (36.36%) PowerCLI
7 4 (36.36%) VSAN
7 4 (36.36%) VMware NSX
7 4 (36.36%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (36.36%) ThinPrint
7 4 (36.36%) SafeCom
7 4 (36.36%) vRealize
8 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
8 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
9 2 (18.18%) SQL
9 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 1 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (36.36%) VSAN
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (9.09%) Information Security
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) XenApp
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) VMware NSX
3 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
3 4 (36.36%) XenServer
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) PowerCLI
1 4 (36.36%) SafeCom
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (36.36%) vRealize
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) ThinPrint
4 1 (9.09%) Altiris
4 1 (9.09%) HP