The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 68 100 113
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 47 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.24% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.44% 0.85% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 3 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £191 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £395 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.27% +15.62%
Windows Server 2012
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
632 468 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.08% 27.56% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 272 260
Average daily rate £330 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.15% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 45 72
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £42.75 £39.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 12 £225 - 3
Hook - 7 £300 -
Portsmouth - 7 £260 - 2
Winchester - 4 £363 -
Basingstoke +18 3 - - 5
Fareham - 2 £190 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £225 -
Havant - - - - 1
Andover - - - - 3
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (71.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (63.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (57.53%) VMware
5 35 (47.95%) Active Directory
6 34 (46.58%) MS Exchange
7 30 (41.10%) Citrix
8 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
9 22 (30.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 21 (28.77%) Security Cleared
10 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
11 18 (24.66%) ITIL
11 18 (24.66%) SC Cleared
12 17 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
14 15 (20.55%) XenApp
15 13 (17.81%) SAN
16 11 (15.07%) vSphere
16 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2013
17 10 (13.70%) SQL
18 9 (12.33%) IIS
18 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2012
18 9 (12.33%) VMware ESXi
18 9 (12.33%) PowerShell
18 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
19 8 (10.96%) Lync
19 8 (10.96%) NetScaler
19 8 (10.96%) Hyper-V
19 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
19 8 (10.96%) VMware ESX

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 34 (46.58%) MS Exchange
2 22 (30.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (12.33%) IIS
5 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
5 8 (10.96%) Lync
6 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (6.85%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (5.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.11%) assyst
2 2 (2.74%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Office 365
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) SAN
2 8 (10.96%) Internet
2 8 (10.96%) DNS
2 8 (10.96%) NetScaler
3 6 (8.22%) Firewall
3 6 (8.22%) LAN
3 6 (8.22%) DHCP
4 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.85%) SMTP
5 3 (4.11%) WAN
6 2 (2.74%) VPN
6 2 (2.74%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.37%) Network Security
7 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.37%) NAS
7 1 (1.37%) IPv4
7 1 (1.37%) IPv6
7 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.11%) MySQL
General
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Back Office
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Administrator
2 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) SQL DBA
6 4 (5.48%) DBA
6 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Designer
6 4 (5.48%) Designer
7 3 (4.11%) Wintel Specialist
7 3 (4.11%) Exchange Administrator
7 3 (4.11%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.11%) Citrix Consultant
8 2 (2.74%) Server Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.74%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Clustering
1 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) Replication
3 3 (4.11%) HACMP
3 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.11%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.11%) CMDB
4 2 (2.74%) iPad
5 1 (1.37%) iPhone
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.37%) PKI
5 1 (1.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (71.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (63.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.22%) Windows XP
6 5 (6.85%) Windows 2000
7 4 (5.48%) Linux
7 4 (5.48%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (4.11%) AIX
9 2 (2.74%) UNIX
10 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) ITIL
2 6 (8.22%) Change Management
2 6 (8.22%) Migration
2 6 (8.22%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (6.85%) Data Analysis
4 3 (4.11%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (4.11%) Service Management
4 3 (4.11%) People Management
4 3 (4.11%) Data Entry
4 3 (4.11%) Budget Control
4 3 (4.11%) Network Management
4 3 (4.11%) ITIL V3
4 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.74%) Project Management
5 2 (2.74%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.74%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) SQL
2 9 (12.33%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.59%) VB
4 5 (6.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Security Cleared
2 18 (24.66%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (8.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (8.22%) MCSE
5 5 (6.85%) CCNA
5 5 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.48%) CCNP
6 4 (5.48%) Degree
6 4 (5.48%) VCP5
7 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.37%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (47.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (20.55%) XenApp
4 11 (15.07%) vSphere
5 9 (12.33%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (10.96%) Hyper-V
6 8 (10.96%) VMware ESX
7 7 (9.59%) XenDesktop
8 6 (8.22%) XenServer
9 3 (4.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (4.11%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (2.74%) VMware Server
10 2 (2.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) ARCserve
1 5 (6.85%) WSUS
2 4 (5.48%) SCOM
3 3 (4.11%) Data Guard
3 3 (4.11%) SCCM
3 3 (4.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.74%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.37%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 42 (57.53%) VMware
2 30 (41.10%) Citrix
3 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.59%) HP
4 7 (9.59%) Symantec
5 6 (8.22%) Intel
5 6 (8.22%) Cisco
6 5 (6.85%) IBM
6 5 (6.85%) EMC
6 5 (6.85%) CA
6 5 (6.85%) 3PAR
7 4 (5.48%) McAfee
7 4 (5.48%) Altiris
7 4 (5.48%) Dell
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle
8 3 (4.11%) Avaya
8 3 (4.11%) Remedy
8 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.74%) NetApp
9 2 (2.74%) Huawei
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago