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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 65 97 117
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 50 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.39% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.74% 1.16% 0.60%
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 £375 £395 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £285
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.71% +3.75%
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
646 431 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.82% 26.06% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 239 249
Average daily rate £335 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £160 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 42 69
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 2 October 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
Southampton +2 11 £225 - 5
Hook - 7 £300 -
Basingstoke +15 6 £350 +141.37% 2
Portsmouth - 6 £260 - 2
Winchester - 4 £363 -
Fareham - 2 £190 - 2
Farnborough - 1 £225 -
Havant - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (70.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (64.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (55.41%) VMware
5 34 (45.95%) Active Directory
6 33 (44.59%) MS Exchange
7 28 (37.84%) Citrix
8 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
9 22 (29.73%) Security Cleared
10 21 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
11 19 (25.68%) ITIL
12 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
12 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (21.62%) Windows 7
14 13 (17.57%) XenApp
15 11 (14.86%) IIS
15 11 (14.86%) SQL
15 11 (14.86%) SAN
15 11 (14.86%) vSphere
15 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2013
16 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
16 10 (13.51%) Clustering
17 9 (12.16%) VMware ESX
17 9 (12.16%) Internet
17 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
17 9 (12.16%) VMware ESXi
18 8 (10.81%) Lync

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 33 (44.59%) MS Exchange
2 21 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (14.86%) IIS
3 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
5 8 (10.81%) Lync
6 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (6.76%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.05%) assyst
2 2 (2.70%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) SAN
2 9 (12.16%) Internet
3 7 (9.46%) DNS
4 6 (8.11%) NetScaler
4 6 (8.11%) LAN
4 6 (8.11%) DHCP
4 6 (8.11%) Firewall
5 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.76%) SMTP
6 3 (4.05%) WAN
7 2 (2.70%) VPN
7 2 (2.70%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.35%) IPv4
8 1 (1.35%) IPv6
8 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.35%) WLAN
8 1 (1.35%) NAS
8 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.05%) MySQL
5 3 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Back Office
3 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (17.57%) Administrator
2 12 (16.22%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Designer
7 4 (5.41%) Designer
7 4 (5.41%) DBA
7 4 (5.41%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.05%) Citrix Consultant
8 3 (4.05%) Exchange Administrator
8 3 (4.05%) Server Support
8 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.05%) Wintel Specialist
9 2 (2.70%) Server Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Exchange Specialist
9 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Clustering
2 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.41%) Replication
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.05%) HACMP
4 3 (4.05%) CMDB
5 2 (2.70%) iPad
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) iPhone
6 1 (1.35%) Life Science
6 1 (1.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (70.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (64.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (21.62%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.11%) Windows XP
6 5 (6.76%) Windows 2000
7 4 (5.41%) Linux
8 3 (4.05%) AIX
9 2 (2.70%) UNIX
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) ITIL
2 8 (10.81%) Migration
3 6 (8.11%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (8.11%) Change Management
4 5 (6.76%) Data Analysis
5 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.05%) Service Management
5 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.05%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.05%) People Management
5 3 (4.05%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (4.05%) Network Management
5 3 (4.05%) Data Entry
5 3 (4.05%) Budget Control
6 2 (2.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) SQL
2 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.46%) VB
4 5 (6.76%) VBScript
5 1 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (8.11%) MCSE
5 5 (6.76%) CCNA
5 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.41%) Degree
6 4 (5.41%) VCP5
6 4 (5.41%) CCNP
7 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 34 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (17.57%) XenApp
4 11 (14.86%) vSphere
5 9 (12.16%) VMware ESX
5 9 (12.16%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (8.11%) XenServer
7 5 (6.76%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (4.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (2.70%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) SCOM
2 5 (6.76%) ARCserve
2 5 (6.76%) WSUS
3 3 (4.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (4.05%) Data Guard
3 3 (4.05%) SCCM
4 2 (2.70%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.35%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.35%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 41 (55.41%) VMware
2 28 (37.84%) Citrix
3 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.46%) HP
4 7 (9.46%) Symantec
5 6 (8.11%) Intel
5 6 (8.11%) Cisco
6 5 (6.76%) IBM
6 5 (6.76%) EMC
6 5 (6.76%) CA
6 5 (6.76%) 3PAR
7 4 (5.41%) Oracle
7 4 (5.41%) Dell
7 4 (5.41%) McAfee
7 4 (5.41%) Altiris
8 3 (4.05%) Avaya
8 3 (4.05%) Remedy
8 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.05%) Proofpoint
9 2 (2.70%) Huawei
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