The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hampshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 82 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 34 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.64% 0.82% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.31% 3.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 0
Average daily rate £263 £263 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.46 -
% change year-on-year
-5.20% -
Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
640 415 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.86% 24.37% 25.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 246 180
Average daily rate £321 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 59 85
Average hourly rate £26.50 £15.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.96% -43.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.10 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £39.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Server 2012
South East

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 17 April 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
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 13 £185 - 4
Southampton -2 11 £300 +11.62% 6
Eastleigh 0 2 £275 +27.90% 1
Winchester - 2 - - 1
Havant - 1 £350 -
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Aldershot - - - - 2
Andover - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Gosport - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
Alton - - - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (65.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 26 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (52.27%) VMware
7 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
7 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
8 18 (40.91%) Hyper-V
9 16 (36.36%) PowerShell
10 15 (34.09%) Windows 7
11 14 (31.82%) SQL
11 14 (31.82%) ITIL
12 13 (29.55%) Windows XP
12 13 (29.55%) Citrix
13 12 (27.27%) SCCM
14 11 (25.00%) SCOM
14 11 (25.00%) Blackberry
15 10 (22.73%) Internet
15 10 (22.73%) Lotus
15 10 (22.73%) IBM Notes
15 10 (22.73%) Lotus Domino
15 10 (22.73%) SCVMM
15 10 (22.73%) Data Protection
15 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (22.73%) XenApp
15 10 (22.73%) SCDPM
16 9 (20.45%) SAN
17 8 (18.18%) DNS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 26 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (22.73%) IBM Notes
3 10 (22.73%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.27%) Lync
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) Internet
2 9 (20.45%) SAN
3 8 (18.18%) DNS
4 7 (15.91%) LAN
5 6 (13.64%) DHCP
6 4 (9.09%) Firewall
7 3 (6.82%) WAN
8 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) CruiseControl
1 1 (2.27%) Subversion
1 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.27%) Hudson
1 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.27%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (6.82%) Administrator
3 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (6.82%) IT Administrator
3 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Designer
4 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Release Manager
5 1 (2.27%) SQL DBA
5 1 (2.27%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) DBA
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) IT Support
5 1 (2.27%) Deployment Specialist
5 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.36%) Replication
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (65.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (34.09%) Windows 7
5 13 (29.55%) Windows XP
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.27%) UNIX
8 1 (2.27%) Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Data Protection
3 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.55%) Release Management
5 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.55%) Information Security
6 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.27%) ERP
6 1 (2.27%) Project Management
6 1 (2.27%) Change Management
6 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.27%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.27%) Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Budget Control
6 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 14 (31.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) MCSE
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.55%) CCNP
2 2 (4.55%) CCNA
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.55%) VCP5
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 18 (40.91%) Hyper-V
3 10 (22.73%) XenApp
4 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (15.91%) vSphere
6 5 (11.36%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) SCCM
2 11 (25.00%) SCOM
3 10 (22.73%) SCVMM
3 10 (22.73%) SCDPM
4 3 (6.82%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) VMware
2 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 13 (29.55%) Citrix
4 10 (22.73%) Lotus
5 3 (6.82%) McAfee
5 3 (6.82%) LANDesk
5 3 (6.82%) Veeam
5 3 (6.82%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) Lumension
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco
6 2 (4.55%) Intel
6 2 (4.55%) Sophos
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.27%) DataCore
7 1 (2.27%) Avaya
7 1 (2.27%) NetApp
7 1 (2.27%) Dell
7 1 (2.27%) EMC
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