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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 52 92 102
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 71 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.37% 1.21% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.49% 3.72% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 11 8
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £363 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.60 £19.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+7.01% -25.96%
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
618 672 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.34% 32.50% 30.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 353 313
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 42 58
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.85% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £9.04 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +17 25 £363 +8.20% 5
Farnborough +5 10 £263 -16.00% 5
Havant - 6 £418 -
Basingstoke +4 5 £400 - 2
Gosport - 3 £450 -
Hook -5 2 £335 -
Winchester - 1 £313 -
Andover - 1 £450 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 133 (100.00%) Windows
2 93 (69.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 65 (48.87%) VMware
5 63 (47.37%) Active Directory
6 46 (34.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (33.83%) Security Cleared
8 44 (33.08%) SQL Server
9 40 (30.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 38 (28.57%) MS Exchange
11 36 (27.07%) SQL
11 36 (27.07%) SC Cleared
12 32 (24.06%) Exchange Server 2010
13 29 (21.80%) Citrix
14 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Certification
14 27 (20.30%) ITIL
14 27 (20.30%) PowerShell
15 26 (19.55%) SCCM
15 26 (19.55%) HP
16 25 (18.80%) SQL Server 2012
17 24 (18.05%) MCSE
18 22 (16.54%) Exchange Server 2013
19 21 (15.79%) SAN
20 20 (15.04%) Clustering
21 19 (14.29%) SCOM
22 18 (13.53%) vSphere
22 18 (13.53%) Data Centre
23 17 (12.78%) 3PAR
23 17 (12.78%) Firewall
24 16 (12.03%) Migration

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 38 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 32 (24.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (16.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (7.52%) IIS
4 10 (7.52%) SharePoint
5 9 (6.77%) Lync
6 4 (3.01%) MediaWiki
6 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.26%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.75%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.75%) CMS
9 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (11.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.50%) assyst
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.79%) SAN
2 17 (12.78%) Firewall
3 10 (7.52%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.77%) DNS
5 8 (6.02%) NetScaler
6 5 (3.76%) FCoE
6 5 (3.76%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (3.01%) LAN
8 3 (2.26%) VoIP
8 3 (2.26%) WAN
8 3 (2.26%) SMTP
8 3 (2.26%) NAS
8 3 (2.26%) Unified Communications
8 3 (2.26%) Internet
9 2 (1.50%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.50%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.50%) DHCP
9 2 (1.50%) PBX
9 2 (1.50%) PCoIP
10 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (33.08%) SQL Server
2 25 (18.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (9.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (7.52%) Oracle Database
5 9 (6.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.01%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.01%) MySQL
7 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.26%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.50%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MSI
2 3 (2.26%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.75%) NuGet
4 1 (0.75%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.75%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (3.01%) Military
2 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.75%) Legal
3 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (22.56%) Architect
2 25 (18.80%) Wintel Engineer
3 19 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 16 (12.03%) Consultant
5 13 (9.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (8.27%) Server Engineer
7 10 (7.52%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (4.51%) Senior Wintel Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Storage Architect
10 5 (3.76%) IT Support
10 5 (3.76%) Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (3.76%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Administrator
11 4 (3.01%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.27%) .NET
2 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.76%) HTML
3 5 (3.76%) XML
4 4 (3.01%) XSL
4 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 4 (3.01%) WCF
4 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (2.26%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.26%) JSON
5 3 (2.26%) Application Packaging
5 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.26%) Regular Expression
5 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (1.50%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 2 (1.50%) jQuery
6 2 (1.50%) XML-RPC
6 2 (1.50%) Ajax
6 2 (1.50%) Web Services
7 1 (0.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.04%) Clustering
2 18 (13.53%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.77%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.50%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.50%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.50%) IVR
7 1 (0.75%) PKI
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) Life Science
7 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.75%) GIS
7 1 (0.75%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) NHS
7 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 133 (100.00%) Windows
2 93 (69.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (34.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (11.28%) Windows 7
5 12 (9.02%) Linux
6 10 (7.52%) Windows 8
7 9 (6.77%) UNIX
7 9 (6.77%) Windows XP
8 5 (3.76%) Windows Vista
9 4 (3.01%) AIX
10 3 (2.26%) HPUX
10 3 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.30%) ITIL
2 16 (12.03%) Configuration Management
2 16 (12.03%) Migration
3 8 (6.02%) Change Management
4 7 (5.26%) Fault Management
4 7 (5.26%) Performance Testing
4 7 (5.26%) Change Control
5 6 (4.51%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (4.51%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (4.51%) CRM
6 5 (3.76%) Project Management
7 4 (3.01%) SDLC
7 4 (3.01%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (2.26%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.26%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.26%) MVC
8 3 (2.26%) Scrum
8 3 (2.26%) Business Continuity
8 3 (2.26%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (2.26%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.07%) SQL
2 27 (20.30%) PowerShell
3 11 (8.27%) VBScript
4 8 (6.02%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.26%) C#
6 6 (4.51%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.01%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.01%) Korn
8 3 (2.26%) VB
8 3 (2.26%) VBA
9 2 (1.50%) Perl
9 2 (1.50%) Java
10 1 (0.75%) PHP
10 1 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 45 (33.83%) Security Cleared
2 36 (27.07%) SC Cleared
3 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (18.05%) MCSE
5 9 (6.77%) DV Cleared
6 7 (5.26%) VCP4
6 7 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.26%) CCNA
9 2 (1.50%) MCP
9 2 (1.50%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.75%) MCITP
10 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.75%) MCSA
10 1 (0.75%) CCNP
10 1 (0.75%) CNE
10 1 (0.75%) Novell Certification
10 1 (0.75%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 63 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 40 (30.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (13.53%) vSphere
4 13 (9.77%) Hyper-V
4 13 (9.77%) XenApp
5 9 (6.77%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.26%) XenServer
6 3 (2.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.50%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.75%) Novell eDirectory
8 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (19.55%) SCCM
2 19 (14.29%) SCOM
3 7 (5.26%) vMotion
4 4 (3.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (2.26%) ARCserve
5 3 (2.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (2.26%) ArcSight ESM
5 3 (2.26%) LiteSpeed
5 3 (2.26%) SCOrch
5 3 (2.26%) SCSM
6 1 (0.75%) WMI
6 1 (0.75%) MOM
6 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.75%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.75%) Puppet
6 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.75%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (0.75%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 70 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 65 (48.87%) VMware
3 29 (21.80%) Citrix
4 26 (19.55%) HP
5 17 (12.78%) 3PAR
6 16 (12.03%) Oracle
7 15 (11.28%) Intel
8 8 (6.02%) Cisco
9 5 (3.76%) IBM
9 5 (3.76%) McAfee
9 5 (3.76%) Lumension
10 4 (3.01%) Dell
10 4 (3.01%) Symantec
11 3 (2.26%) CA
11 3 (2.26%) NetApp
11 3 (2.26%) Business Objects
11 3 (2.26%) Dell Compellent
11 3 (2.26%) ArcSight
11 3 (2.26%) Altiris
12 2 (1.50%) CommVault
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