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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 83 102 115
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 33 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.60% 0.33% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.08% 1.22% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 2
Average daily rate
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£301 £375 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.78% +23.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £215 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £395 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+0.22% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £24.75 -
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
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
649 491 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.52% 26.95% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 273 253
Average daily rate £325 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 53 70
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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
Portsmouth - 5 £260 - 1
Southampton - 5 £325 - 3
Farnborough - 3 £313 - 1
Basingstoke +22 2 - - 5
Fareham - 1 £190 -
Winchester - 1 £350 -
Havant - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (72.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (66.10%) VMware
4 33 (55.93%) Active Directory
4 33 (55.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (50.85%) MS Exchange
6 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
7 22 (37.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (35.59%) Citrix
9 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
10 18 (30.51%) ITIL
11 16 (27.12%) Windows 7
12 15 (25.42%) XenApp
13 14 (23.73%) PowerShell
14 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
16 11 (18.64%) vSphere
16 11 (18.64%) Internet
16 11 (18.64%) SAN
17 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
17 9 (15.25%) IIS
18 8 (13.56%) VMware ESXi
18 8 (13.56%) Lync
18 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
18 8 (13.56%) NetScaler
19 7 (11.86%) Cisco
19 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
19 7 (11.86%) Blackberry
19 7 (11.86%) Firewall
19 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2005

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (50.85%) MS Exchange
2 22 (37.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.25%) IIS
4 8 (13.56%) Lync
5 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
6 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (6.78%) IBM Notes
7 4 (6.78%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (5.08%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Maximo
1 1 (1.69%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) SAN
1 11 (18.64%) Internet
2 8 (13.56%) NetScaler
3 7 (11.86%) Firewall
4 6 (10.17%) DNS
4 6 (10.17%) LAN
5 4 (6.78%) DHCP
5 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.08%) WAN
6 3 (5.08%) SMTP
7 2 (3.39%) VPN
7 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.69%) Network Security
8 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.69%) NAS
8 1 (1.69%) IPv4
8 1 (1.69%) IPv6
8 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (6.78%) Back Office
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Legal
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (15.25%) Administrator
3 7 (11.86%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.47%) Consultant
5 4 (6.78%) Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Designer
5 4 (6.78%) Designer
6 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.39%) Wintel Specialist
7 2 (3.39%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Exchange Administrator
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (1.69%) Citrix Specialist
8 1 (1.69%) Exchange Specialist
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.17%) Clustering
3 4 (6.78%) Replication
4 3 (5.08%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.39%) iPad
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) Life Science
6 1 (1.69%) CMDB
6 1 (1.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (72.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (55.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (27.12%) Windows 7
5 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.78%) Windows 2000
6 4 (6.78%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.39%) Linux
8 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) ITIL
2 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (8.47%) Change Management
4 4 (6.78%) Data Protection
5 3 (5.08%) Budget Control
5 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
5 3 (5.08%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.39%) DevOps
6 2 (3.39%) Migration
6 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.39%) Project Management
6 2 (3.39%) Network Management
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.69%) Data Entry
7 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.17%) VB
3 4 (6.78%) SQL
3 4 (6.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) MCSE
4 5 (8.47%) CCNA
4 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.78%) CCNP
5 4 (6.78%) Degree
5 4 (6.78%) VCP5
6 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (55.93%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.42%) XenApp
3 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
5 11 (18.64%) vSphere
6 8 (13.56%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (10.17%) XenServer
8 5 (8.47%) XenDesktop
8 5 (8.47%) VMware ESX
9 2 (3.39%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) SCCM
1 7 (11.86%) SCOM
2 5 (8.47%) WSUS
3 4 (6.78%) SCDPM
3 4 (6.78%) SCVMM
4 3 (5.08%) ARCserve
5 2 (3.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.69%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 39 (66.10%) VMware
2 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
3 21 (35.59%) Citrix
4 7 (11.86%) Cisco
5 5 (8.47%) EMC
5 5 (8.47%) Intel
6 4 (6.78%) Lotus
6 4 (6.78%) Symantec
6 4 (6.78%) HP
6 4 (6.78%) Dell
7 3 (5.08%) Avaya
7 3 (5.08%) CA
7 3 (5.08%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.39%) F5
8 2 (3.39%) McAfee
8 2 (3.39%) Proofpoint
8 2 (3.39%) Altiris
8 2 (3.39%) Huawei
8 2 (3.39%) NetApp
8 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint