The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough 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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 9 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 11 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 12.50% 5.81% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.43% 19.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate
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£263 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £312
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.46 £19.70 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+3.83% -24.23%
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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 Farnborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 39.77% 30.23% 61.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 22
Average daily rate £384 £319 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.39% -7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £11.17 £11.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.86% -25.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
3 11 (61.11%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
5 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (44.44%) SCOM
7 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (27.78%) SCCM
10 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (22.22%) SCOrch
10 4 (22.22%) SCSM
10 4 (22.22%) Lync
10 4 (22.22%) Migration
10 4 (22.22%) Dell
11 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 3 (16.67%) SLA
11 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
11 3 (16.67%) NetApp
11 3 (16.67%) Firewall
11 3 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
11 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (11.11%) BC Cleared
12 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
13 1 (5.56%) MOM

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (22.22%) Lync
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCOM
2 5 (27.78%) SCCM
3 4 (22.22%) SCOrch
3 4 (22.22%) SCSM
4 1 (5.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Dell
4 3 (16.67%) NetApp
4 3 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (5.56%) Acronis