The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Crawley region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.59% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.46 -
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -
Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 21.43% 13.66% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 16
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Average hourly rate £19.25 £13.00 £14.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.07% -7.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Server 2012
West Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows Server 2012
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCTS
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft