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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 29 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.98% 2.98% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.61% 8.75% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate £331 £320 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.51% -26.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +30.30%
Windows Server 2012
Hampshire

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
66 80 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 28.09% 34.04% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 21 37
Average daily rate £325 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Average hourly rate £18.75 £11.35 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.19% -69.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 February 2016, 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
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (60.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (30.00%) Change Control
7 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
7 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (30.00%) SCCM
7 3 (30.00%) SCOM
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (30.00%) iManage
8 2 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
8 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) Office 365
8 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (20.00%) SCDPM
8 2 (20.00%) Finance
8 2 (20.00%) Law

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Law
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (10.00%) SUSE
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Change Control
1 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) SCDPM
2 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) iManage
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam