The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 33 58 28
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -30
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 13 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.45% 0.67% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.85% 3.90% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
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£225 £375 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +114.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.19 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £24.23
% change year-on-year
+0.92% -17.45%
Windows Server 2012
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
82 77 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 21.75% 17.23% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 61 15
Average daily rate £255 £325 £232
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% +40.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £414 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 12
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £16.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £39.45 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Glastonbury - 3 - -
Weston-super-Mare - 2 - -
Clevedon - 2 - - 1
Bath - 1 £225 - 3
Yeovil - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
South West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (60.00%) VMware
6 7 (46.67%) Citrix
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (40.00%) PKI
7 6 (40.00%) SCOM
7 6 (40.00%) Symantec
8 5 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (20.00%) HP
9 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (13.33%) IBM
10 2 (13.33%) Migration
10 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
10 2 (13.33%) SAN
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 2 (13.33%) MS Office
11 1 (6.67%) ITIL
11 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
11 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
11 1 (6.67%) LAN
11 1 (6.67%) WAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Network Design
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (6.67%) WFM
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCOM
2 5 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 6 (40.00%) Symantec
5 3 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (6.67%) Lotus
7 1 (6.67%) Becrypt
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