The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 3 months to 28 March 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 12 33
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 0 38 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington - 10.80% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 41.76% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £422 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +40.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +7.42% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.14 £20.00 £20.09
% change year-on-year -24.31% -0.46%  

Windows Server 2012 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 17 91 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 17.17% 25.85% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 26
Median daily rate £300 £425 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% -17.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £300 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Warrington

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Warrington

Windows Server 2012
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft