The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 30 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.00% 2.45% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.08% 6.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £185 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £24.23
% change year-on-year
+0.92% -17.45%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 81 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.50% 39.71% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 45 40
Average daily rate £350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (40.00%) SCCM
6 4 (40.00%) VBScript
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (30.00%) VB
7 3 (30.00%) MySQL
7 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (20.00%) Server Hardening
8 2 (20.00%) Open Source
8 2 (20.00%) Coaching
8 2 (20.00%) RHCSA
8 2 (20.00%) OpenShift
8 2 (20.00%) RHCA
8 2 (20.00%) StarTeam
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (10.00%) NuGet
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Release Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) XSL
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Server Hardening
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) VBScript
3 3 (30.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) RHCSA
2 2 (20.00%) RHCA
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) RHCE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Borland
5 1 (10.00%) CommVault
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix