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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East / Hampshire
Rank 51 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 61 68 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.53% 3.71% 2.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.32% 12.64% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 50 30
Median daily rate £340 £325 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £273 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £469 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £29.25 £15.00 £31.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.00% -52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.85 £15.00 £25.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.65 £15.00 £38.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £19.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-2.02% -11.36%

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
458 538 800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.47% 29.35% 39.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 320 405
Median daily rate £380 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 37 42
Median hourly rate £14.88 £15.25 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.45% -35.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +6 8 £324 +1.25% 1
Winchester +3 8 £450 +46.34% 2
Basingstoke +9 6 £440 +32.83%
Portsmouth +4 5 £340 - 2
Havant +2 5 £250 -43.18%
Farnborough - 3 £425 - 2
Southampton 0 2 £225 -42.30% 2
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (75.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (57.89%) Windows Server
4 65 (57.02%) VMware
5 62 (54.39%) Active Directory
6 57 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 54 (47.37%) Microsoft
8 45 (39.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (35.96%) PowerShell
10 40 (35.09%) SC Cleared
11 36 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (29.82%) SQL
13 33 (28.95%) Citrix
14 29 (25.44%) HP
15 28 (24.56%) vSphere
16 26 (22.81%) ITIL
17 25 (21.93%) DNS
18 23 (20.18%) VMware ESXi
19 22 (19.30%) SQL Server
20 21 (18.42%) DHCP
20 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
21 19 (16.67%) Windows 7
22 18 (15.79%) Linux
23 17 (14.91%) Data Centre
24 16 (14.04%) XenApp
25 15 (13.16%) MS Excel
25 15 (13.16%) VBScript
25 15 (13.16%) Change Management
26 14 (12.28%) Clustering
27 13 (11.40%) Firewall

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.65%) IIS
2 10 (8.77%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.26%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.39%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) SaaS
2 6 (5.26%) Office 365
3 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.75%) IaaS
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.93%) DNS
2 21 (18.42%) DHCP
3 13 (11.40%) Firewall
4 11 (9.65%) SAN
5 7 (6.14%) NetScaler
5 7 (6.14%) TCP/IP
5 7 (6.14%) Wireless
6 6 (5.26%) LAN
6 6 (5.26%) WAN
7 5 (4.39%) Internet
7 5 (4.39%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (4.39%) MPLS
8 4 (3.51%) VPN
9 3 (2.63%) Skype
9 3 (2.63%) VoIP
10 2 (1.75%) DMZ
10 2 (1.75%) LDAP
10 2 (1.75%) SMTP
10 2 (1.75%) SNMP
10 2 (1.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (6.14%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (5.26%) DB2
6 4 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MSI
2 1 (0.88%) StarTeam
General
1 7 (6.14%) Finance
2 2 (1.75%) Publishing
3 1 (0.88%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (21.05%) Architect
2 23 (20.18%) Wintel Engineer
3 12 (10.53%) Analyst
4 10 (8.77%) Consultant
5 9 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
6 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (4.39%) Server Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Service Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) Build Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (3.51%) Services Delivery Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) Test Specialist
8 4 (3.51%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) CSS
2 3 (2.63%) Middleware
3 2 (1.75%) Web Services
4 1 (0.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.88%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.91%) Data Centre
2 14 (12.28%) Clustering
3 12 (10.53%) PKI
4 8 (7.02%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 6 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.26%) SWIFT
6 5 (4.39%) Cryptography
7 3 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.63%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.88%) CESG
8 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.88%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.88%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.88%) FMCG
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (75.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (57.89%) Windows Server
4 45 (39.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 18 (15.79%) Linux
7 11 (9.65%) AIX
7 11 (9.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (7.02%) Unix
8 8 (7.02%) Windows XP
9 6 (5.26%) Windows 10
10 4 (3.51%) Solaris
10 4 (3.51%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.75%) Android
11 2 (1.75%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.81%) ITIL
2 15 (13.16%) Change Management
3 13 (11.40%) Infrastructure Management
3 13 (11.40%) Software Deployment
4 10 (8.77%) Problem Management
5 9 (7.89%) Migration
6 8 (7.02%) Information Security
7 7 (6.14%) Server Building
8 6 (5.26%) Project Management
8 6 (5.26%) Server Hardening
9 5 (4.39%) Capacity Management
9 5 (4.39%) Computer Security
9 5 (4.39%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.39%) Information Assurance
9 5 (4.39%) Security Patching
10 4 (3.51%) Network Load Balancing
10 4 (3.51%) Performance Optimisation
10 4 (3.51%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.51%) SIEM
11 3 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.96%) PowerShell
2 34 (29.82%) SQL
3 15 (13.16%) VBScript
4 3 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.75%) C
5 2 (1.75%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (35.09%) SC Cleared
3 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.89%) DV Cleared
5 7 (6.14%) CCNA
5 7 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.14%) CISSP
6 6 (5.26%) MCITP
7 5 (4.39%) MCSA
7 5 (4.39%) MCSE
7 5 (4.39%) MCTS
7 5 (4.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.51%) CCNP
8 4 (3.51%) GCIH
8 4 (3.51%) GIAC
8 4 (3.51%) VCP4
8 4 (3.51%) VCP5
9 3 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (2.63%) Degree
10 2 (1.75%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 6 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.39%) SLA
3 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.88%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.88%) QA
4 1 (0.88%) RMADS
System Software
1 62 (54.39%) Active Directory
2 36 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (24.56%) vSphere
4 23 (20.18%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (14.04%) XenApp
6 12 (10.53%) XenServer
7 11 (9.65%) Firmware
7 11 (9.65%) Terminal Services
8 9 (7.89%) Hyper-V
8 9 (7.89%) XenDesktop
9 4 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (3.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (9.65%) SCCM
2 8 (7.02%) Puppet
2 8 (7.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (6.14%) WSUS
4 5 (4.39%) SCOM
5 4 (3.51%) EdgeSight
5 4 (3.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (3.51%) SafeCom
5 4 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (2.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.88%) Netcool
8 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.88%) WMI
Vendors
1 65 (57.02%) VMware
2 54 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 33 (28.95%) Citrix
4 29 (25.44%) HP
5 10 (8.77%) Cisco
5 10 (8.77%) Intel Security
5 10 (8.77%) Red Hat
6 8 (7.02%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.26%) Avaya
7 6 (5.26%) Dell
7 6 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (5.26%) IBM
8 5 (4.39%) Altiris
8 5 (4.39%) Sophos
9 4 (3.51%) Supermicro
10 3 (2.63%) Oracle
10 3 (2.63%) Sonus
11 2 (1.75%) arcserve
11 2 (1.75%) Juniper
11 2 (1.75%) NetApp