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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 33 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.99% 2.43% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 9.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Median daily rate £275 £444 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.06% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £340
% change year-on-year -4.41% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -20.93% +2.38%  

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 30 84 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 22.39% 25.53% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 60 20
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £304 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) PSTN
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) BCP

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 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) PSTN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) BYOD
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Lumension
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Samsung
1 1 (25.00%) VMware