The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 53 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 17 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.00% 0.71% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.33% 4.17% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 1
Average daily rate £350 £238 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -44.11%
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 £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +24.24%
Windows Server 2012
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
150 144 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.61% 16.92% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 109 61
Average daily rate £325 £400 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £155 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £493 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 9 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £31.50 £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 14 (40.00%) SAN
5 14 (40.00%) VMware
6 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (31.43%) Linux
7 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
8 10 (28.57%) HP
8 10 (28.57%) NetApp
9 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
9 9 (25.71%) ITIL
10 8 (22.86%) Unix
10 8 (22.86%) LDAP
10 8 (22.86%) Kerberos
10 8 (22.86%) EMC
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (22.86%) CAD
10 8 (22.86%) Replication
10 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
10 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
10 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (22.86%) DevOps
10 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
10 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (22.86%) FreeIPA
11 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) SAN
2 8 (22.86%) Kerberos
2 8 (22.86%) LDAP
3 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) DNS
5 2 (5.71%) Firewall
6 1 (2.86%) DHCP
6 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.86%) NAS
6 1 (2.86%) VLAN
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) MS Access
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Database Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) SAN Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) DHTML
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Storage
1 8 (22.86%) Replication
2 5 (14.29%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 11 (31.43%) Linux
5 8 (22.86%) Unix
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) CAD
2 8 (22.86%) DevOps
2 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
2 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.43%) Server Building
4 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.57%) Security Hardening
5 2 (5.71%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) DNA
6 1 (2.86%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) MCSE
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) FreeIPA
2 5 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) AppDNA
3 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) VMware
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (28.57%) HP
3 10 (28.57%) NetApp
4 8 (22.86%) EMC
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco
5 4 (11.43%) Dell
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix
6 3 (8.57%) Sun
7 2 (5.71%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) Altiris
8 1 (2.86%) Google
8 1 (2.86%) IBM
8 1 (2.86%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (2.86%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Rate: Competitive
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