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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 59 86 104
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +18
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 58 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.59% 1.48% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.13% 4.67% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 13
Average daily rate
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£391 £250 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £361 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £260
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -13.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £19.75 £18.46
% change year-on-year
+2.20% +6.98%
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
713 643 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.86% 31.67% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 345 282
Average daily rate £360 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £180 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 51 61
Average hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £11.55 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -0.78%

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 4 May 2015.

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
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 4 May 2015. 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 -14 12 £400 +33.33% 4
Havant +3 11 £399 +13.92%
Farnborough - 5 £447 -
Basingstoke -6 4 £290 +56.75% 7
Hook -5 3 £395 -
Portsmouth - 3 £275 - 4
Gosport - 2 £369 - 1
Andover - 1 £450 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (72.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (58.26%) Active Directory
4 63 (54.78%) Microsoft
5 58 (50.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (46.96%) Security Cleared
7 47 (40.87%) VMware
8 43 (37.39%) SC Cleared
9 31 (26.96%) HP
10 30 (26.09%) SQL Server
11 27 (23.48%) Citrix
11 27 (23.48%) Windows 7
12 25 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (21.74%) SQL
13 23 (20.00%) SCCM
14 21 (18.26%) MS Exchange
14 21 (18.26%) Configuration Management
15 20 (17.39%) DV Cleared
16 18 (15.65%) PowerShell
16 18 (15.65%) Migration
16 18 (15.65%) SAN
16 18 (15.65%) ITIL
17 17 (14.78%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (13.91%) Clustering
19 15 (13.04%) 3PAR
19 15 (13.04%) Fault Management
20 14 (12.17%) Windows 8
20 14 (12.17%) Firewall
20 14 (12.17%) SharePoint
21 13 (11.30%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 21 (18.26%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.17%) SharePoint
3 10 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (2.61%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.74%) IIS
7 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.74%) Lync
8 1 (0.87%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.87%) CMS
8 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS Project
2 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) assyst
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.61%) OpenShift
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.65%) SAN
2 14 (12.17%) Firewall
3 8 (6.96%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.22%) DNS
4 6 (5.22%) LAN
5 5 (4.35%) SMTP
6 3 (2.61%) IP Telephony
6 3 (2.61%) Internet
6 3 (2.61%) VoIP
6 3 (2.61%) WAN
6 3 (2.61%) PBX
7 2 (1.74%) DHCP
7 2 (1.74%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.74%) NAS
7 2 (1.74%) PCoIP
8 1 (0.87%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.87%) RTP
8 1 (0.87%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (9.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.35%) MySQL
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.61%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.74%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Wise Package Studio
1 3 (2.61%) StarTeam
2 2 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.74%) MSI
General
1 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.87%) Retail
2 1 (0.87%) Military
2 1 (0.87%) Finance
2 1 (0.87%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (30.43%) Wintel Engineer
2 12 (10.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (10.43%) Support Engineer
3 11 (9.57%) Server Engineer
4 8 (6.96%) IT Support
5 7 (6.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 7 (6.09%) Architect
6 6 (5.22%) Developer
6 6 (5.22%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.22%) Administrator
6 6 (5.22%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (5.22%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.48%) Consultant
8 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (2.61%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.83%) .NET
2 8 (6.96%) HTML
2 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.35%) XML
4 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 4 (3.48%) WCF
4 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (2.61%) JSON
5 3 (2.61%) Application Packaging
5 3 (2.61%) XSL
5 3 (2.61%) JSP
6 2 (1.74%) Web Services
6 2 (1.74%) XML-RPC
6 2 (1.74%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.74%) jQuery
6 2 (1.74%) Ajax
6 2 (1.74%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 1 (0.87%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) Clustering
2 9 (7.83%) Client/Server
2 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.61%) Open Source
4 3 (2.61%) IVR
4 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.61%) Replication
5 2 (1.74%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.74%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.87%) CMDB
6 1 (0.87%) PKI
6 1 (0.87%) GIS
6 1 (0.87%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 115 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (72.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (50.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (23.48%) Windows 7
5 14 (12.17%) Windows 8
6 12 (10.43%) Windows XP
7 10 (8.70%) Linux
8 5 (4.35%) UNIX
9 3 (2.61%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.74%) AIX
10 2 (1.74%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.26%) Configuration Management
2 18 (15.65%) Migration
2 18 (15.65%) ITIL
3 15 (13.04%) Fault Management
4 8 (6.96%) Change Management
4 8 (6.96%) Change Control
5 7 (6.09%) Performance Testing
6 6 (5.22%) Service Management
6 6 (5.22%) ITIL V3
7 5 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (3.48%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.48%) Network Management
8 4 (3.48%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.48%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.61%) Coaching
9 3 (2.61%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.61%) Security Testing
9 3 (2.61%) Telemarketing
9 3 (2.61%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (2.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.74%) SQL
2 18 (15.65%) PowerShell
3 9 (7.83%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.96%) VBScript
5 7 (6.09%) VB
6 6 (5.22%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.22%) C#
7 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.74%) Java
9 1 (0.87%) Groovy
9 1 (0.87%) Korn
9 1 (0.87%) Perl
9 1 (0.87%) PHP
9 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (46.96%) Security Cleared
2 43 (37.39%) SC Cleared
3 20 (17.39%) DV Cleared
4 10 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.09%) CCNA
5 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.61%) RHCSA
6 3 (2.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.61%) RHCA
6 3 (2.61%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.61%) MCITP
6 3 (2.61%) RHCE
6 3 (2.61%) MCSE
7 2 (1.74%) MCP
7 2 (1.74%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.87%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 67 (58.26%) Active Directory
2 25 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.61%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.74%) vSphere
7 1 (0.87%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (20.00%) SCCM
2 7 (6.09%) SCOM
3 5 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (4.35%) ARCserve
4 3 (2.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (2.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.87%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (0.87%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.87%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.87%) WMI
Vendors
1 63 (54.78%) Microsoft
2 47 (40.87%) VMware
3 31 (26.96%) HP
4 27 (23.48%) Citrix
5 15 (13.04%) 3PAR
6 9 (7.83%) Oracle
6 9 (7.83%) Cisco
7 7 (6.09%) McAfee
7 7 (6.09%) Symantec
8 6 (5.22%) Remedy
9 5 (4.35%) Altiris
9 5 (4.35%) CA
10 3 (2.61%) Lumension
10 3 (2.61%) Brocade
10 3 (2.61%) Borland
10 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.74%) NetApp
11 2 (1.74%) Sophos
12 1 (0.87%) Veeam
12 1 (0.87%) ArcSight