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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 70 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 56 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.56% 0.46% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.84% 1.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 33 7 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.88 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+41.93% -3.12%
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
819 455 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.50% 26.18% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 228 158
Average daily rate £325 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 54
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £133.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Havant +8 13 £275 -29.48%
Southampton +1 7 £350 - 4
Basingstoke +1 5 £350 -1.75%
Farnborough - 5 £300 - 2
Portsmouth -4 3 £260 -35.00% 4
Hook -15 2 £301 -31.24%
Fareham - 2 - - 2
Andover - 2 - - 1
Winchester +1 1 £285 -34.85% 1
Ringwood - - - - 1
Aldershot - - - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (71.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (65.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 50 (47.17%) Microsoft
5 49 (46.23%) Active Directory
6 46 (43.40%) VMware
7 44 (41.51%) Security Cleared
8 37 (34.91%) SC Cleared
8 37 (34.91%) Citrix
9 29 (27.36%) MS Exchange
10 26 (24.53%) SQL Server
11 25 (23.58%) ITIL
11 25 (23.58%) Windows 7
12 22 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (20.75%) SQL
12 22 (20.75%) HP
13 21 (19.81%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (15.09%) Migration
16 15 (14.15%) Clustering
16 15 (14.15%) Configuration Management
16 15 (14.15%) SAN
16 15 (14.15%) SharePoint
16 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
17 14 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
18 13 (12.26%) SCCM
18 13 (12.26%) LAN
19 12 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
19 12 (11.32%) DV Cleared
19 12 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 29 (27.36%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.15%) SharePoint
3 14 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (8.49%) IIS
6 8 (7.55%) Lync
7 7 (6.60%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.83%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.94%) Apache
10 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Project
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) assyst
2 3 (2.83%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.89%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.83%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.15%) SAN
2 13 (12.26%) LAN
3 11 (10.38%) TCP/IP
4 10 (9.43%) DNS
5 9 (8.49%) DHCP
6 8 (7.55%) WAN
7 7 (6.60%) SMTP
7 7 (6.60%) PBX
7 7 (6.60%) IP Telephony
7 7 (6.60%) VoIP
8 6 (5.66%) NetScaler
8 6 (5.66%) Internet
9 3 (2.83%) Firewall
9 3 (2.83%) ISDN
9 3 (2.83%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (1.89%) SSL
10 2 (1.89%) VLAN
10 2 (1.89%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.94%) SNMP
11 1 (0.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (5.66%) MySQL
6 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.77%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
1 7 (6.60%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Back Office
3 3 (2.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (12.26%) Analyst
2 12 (11.32%) Wintel Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (8.49%) Administrator
5 8 (7.55%) Consultant
5 8 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.60%) VoIP Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Applications Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) DBA
8 5 (4.72%) SQL DBA
8 5 (4.72%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.77%) Server Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Desktop Support
10 3 (2.83%) Server Support
10 3 (2.83%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.83%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) HTML
2 3 (2.83%) .NET
3 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.89%) JSP
4 1 (0.94%) Web Services
4 1 (0.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Clustering
2 11 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.60%) Replication
3 7 (6.60%) IVR
4 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.77%) CMDB
6 3 (2.83%) Open Source
6 3 (2.83%) HACMP
7 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.94%) PKI
8 1 (0.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 106 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (71.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (65.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (23.58%) Windows 7
5 11 (10.38%) Linux
6 10 (9.43%) Windows XP
7 7 (6.60%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.66%) UNIX
9 5 (4.72%) Windows 2000
10 4 (3.77%) AIX
11 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.94%) Solaris
13 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.58%) ITIL
2 16 (15.09%) Migration
3 15 (14.15%) Configuration Management
4 10 (9.43%) Change Management
5 9 (8.49%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (7.55%) Fault Management
7 7 (6.60%) Telemarketing
8 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (5.66%) Network Management
8 6 (5.66%) ITIL V3
8 6 (5.66%) Service Management
9 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.72%) Change Control
9 5 (4.72%) Coaching
10 4 (3.77%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (3.77%) Data Entry
10 4 (3.77%) Performance Testing
11 3 (2.83%) Business Continuity
11 3 (2.83%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.75%) SQL
2 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.49%) VBScript
3 9 (8.49%) VB
4 6 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.94%) C
7 1 (0.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 44 (41.51%) Security Cleared
2 37 (34.91%) SC Cleared
3 12 (11.32%) DV Cleared
3 12 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (9.43%) CCNA
5 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.83%) RHCE
6 3 (2.83%) RHCA
6 3 (2.83%) MCSE
6 3 (2.83%) RHCSA
7 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.89%) MCITP
7 2 (1.89%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.94%) Degree
8 1 (0.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (46.23%) Active Directory
2 22 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.32%) XenApp
4 9 (8.49%) VMware ESX
5 8 (7.55%) vSphere
6 7 (6.60%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.66%) XenServer
8 5 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.83%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (2.83%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (2.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (1.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.94%) Samba
11 1 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (12.26%) SCCM
2 7 (6.60%) ARCserve
3 5 (4.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (3.77%) SCOM
5 3 (2.83%) Data Guard
5 3 (2.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (2.83%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.89%) WSUS
6 2 (1.89%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.94%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 50 (47.17%) Microsoft
2 46 (43.40%) VMware
3 37 (34.91%) Citrix
4 22 (20.75%) HP
5 10 (9.43%) Symantec
5 10 (9.43%) 3PAR
6 9 (8.49%) Cisco
6 9 (8.49%) IBM
7 8 (7.55%) Oracle
8 7 (6.60%) CA
9 6 (5.66%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.66%) Remedy
9 6 (5.66%) McAfee
9 6 (5.66%) Altiris
10 4 (3.77%) Brocade
10 4 (3.77%) EMC
11 3 (2.83%) NetApp
11 3 (2.83%) Borland
12 2 (1.89%) Intel
12 2 (1.89%) Dell
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