The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 43 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 2 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.68% 1.10% 5.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.08% 4.55% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £299 £338 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.48% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £338 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £338 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +30.30%
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 Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 66 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.72% 24.18% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 43 29
Average daily rate £400 £165 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+142.42% -36.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Average hourly rate £15.61 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.64% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £40.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Kent region.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Kent region.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Maidstone -8 1 £325 -3.70%
Tonbridge - 1 £273 - 1
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) XenApp
5 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Mitel
7 2 (18.18%) Subversion
7 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
7 2 (18.18%) OSPF
7 2 (18.18%) BGP
7 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (18.18%) ETL
7 2 (18.18%) Trillium
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
7 2 (18.18%) NuGet
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) BGP
1 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
1 2 (18.18%) OSPF
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) SMTP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) NuGet
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Support
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Server Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Server Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (18.18%) ETL
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
1 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) XenApp
2 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) DFS Replication
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) AirWatch
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
2 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (9.09%) Foglight
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) Mitel
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) Trillium
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) HP
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