The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 54 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.23% 2.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 7.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Average daily rate
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£383 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £20.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.35% +1.25%
Windows Server 2012
Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
105 128 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.45% 27.41% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 70 29
Average daily rate £325 £260 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £23.60 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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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
Cardiff -10 6 £383 +59.37% 6
Newport - 1 - -
Gwent - - - -
Torfaen - - - - 1
Bridgend - - - -
Windows Server 2012
Wales

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (56.67%) DNS
4 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
5 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
5 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
5 13 (43.33%) Windows 7
6 12 (40.00%) VMware
7 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
7 11 (36.67%) SQL
7 11 (36.67%) Office 365
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 10 (33.33%) VPN
8 10 (33.33%) DHCP
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (33.33%) MCITP
9 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
9 9 (30.00%) XenApp
9 9 (30.00%) SAN
9 9 (30.00%) ITIL
9 9 (30.00%) IIS
9 9 (30.00%) Windows Intune
10 8 (26.67%) SCDPM
10 8 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 8 (26.67%) MCSE
10 8 (26.67%) Internet
10 8 (26.67%) McAfee

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Office 365
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) DNS
2 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (33.33%) VPN
3 10 (33.33%) DHCP
4 9 (30.00%) SAN
5 8 (26.67%) Internet
6 3 (10.00%) LAN
6 3 (10.00%) WAN
7 2 (6.67%) MPLS
7 2 (6.67%) DSL
8 1 (3.33%) Firewall
8 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Server Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) DBA
3 7 (23.33%) SQL DBA
4 6 (20.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Wintel Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Wintel Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Citrix Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Data Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Wintel Support
8 1 (3.33%) Project Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Wintel Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) GIS
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
3 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Line Management
5 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) VBScript
3 3 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
1 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) MCITP
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (26.67%) MCTS
3 8 (26.67%) MCSE
4 2 (6.67%) MCDBA
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) XenApp
3 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
4 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Windows Intune
2 8 (26.67%) SCDPM
2 8 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) McAfee
4 7 (23.33%) Red Gate
4 7 (23.33%) Citrix
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.33%) Veeam
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