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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 56 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 16 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.82% 0.87% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.94% 4.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £19.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.85% -25.96%
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
179 149 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.41% 18.49% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 93 36
Average daily rate £370 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £175 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 17
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.50 £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £17.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 21 (61.76%) VMware
2 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
5 12 (35.29%) Citrix
6 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
7 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (26.47%) Migration
9 7 (20.59%) CentOS
9 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
9 7 (20.59%) Puppet
9 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
9 7 (20.59%) Python
9 7 (20.59%) Linux
9 7 (20.59%) Perl
9 7 (20.59%) SQL
9 7 (20.59%) Ansible
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.65%) Lotus
11 5 (14.71%) NetApp
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle
11 5 (14.71%) ITIL
11 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (14.71%) Lync

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (14.71%) Lync
5 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
5 4 (11.76%) IIS
5 4 (11.76%) IBM Notes
5 4 (11.76%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (8.82%) Apache
6 3 (8.82%) nginx
6 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
2 3 (8.82%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) MPLS
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
4 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.76%) MarkLogic
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Hudson
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Law
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (29.41%) Administrator
2 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (20.59%) Linux
4 7 (20.59%) CentOS
5 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
6 4 (11.76%) Fedora
6 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.82%) UNIX
7 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
7 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.82%) Debian
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Migration
2 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) Identity Management
5 3 (8.82%) DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Perl
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
1 7 (20.59%) Python
1 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
2 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.82%) Ruby
3 3 (8.82%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) CCEE
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) MCT
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.82%) Postfix
4 3 (8.82%) Samba
5 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) vCloud
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
6 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Puppet
1 7 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (20.59%) Ansible
2 4 (11.76%) Vagrant
2 4 (11.76%) SCCM
3 3 (8.82%) Salt
4 2 (5.88%) ARCserve
4 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.94%) MOM
5 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.94%) SCOM
5 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) VMware
2 12 (35.29%) Citrix
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) Lotus
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle
4 5 (14.71%) NetApp
5 4 (11.76%) Avaya
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.88%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) Adobe
7 1 (2.94%) Symantec
7 1 (2.94%) Ruckus Wireless
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