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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.93% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£430 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £245
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £19.00 £18.23
% change year-on-year
+6.23% +4.22%
Windows Server 2012
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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
47 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 46.53% 29.79% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 6
Average daily rate £388 £425 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +51.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £166 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £547 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £309
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) CCNA
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) PBX
5 5 (41.67%) VoIP
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (41.67%) IVR
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Telemarketing
5 5 (41.67%) IP Telephony
5 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) BCP
7 3 (25.00%) ISDN
7 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
7 3 (25.00%) Legal
7 3 (25.00%) Migration
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) PBX
1 5 (41.67%) VoIP
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (41.67%) IP Telephony
2 3 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (25.00%) ISDN
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) VoIP Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Telemarketing
1 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (25.00%) BCP
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) BC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Acronis
4 1 (8.33%) Dell