The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 30 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.19% 1.40% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.94% 3.97% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Average daily rate £375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
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
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 126 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.69% 35.39% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 64 36
Average daily rate £394 £363 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £89
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.63 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.42 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £22.50 £40.00
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 Southampton

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (50.00%) ITIL
5 10 (50.00%) MCSE
5 10 (50.00%) Intel
5 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (50.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (25.00%) SCCM
9 3 (15.00%) SCOM
9 3 (15.00%) Content Management
9 3 (15.00%) CMS
9 3 (15.00%) MS Office
9 3 (15.00%) CSS
9 3 (15.00%) HTML
9 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
10 2 (10.00%) Finance
10 2 (10.00%) Service Management
10 2 (10.00%) HP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (15.00%) CMS
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
1 10 (50.00%) Designer
1 10 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 10 (50.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 8 (40.00%) Wintel Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Designer
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Content Management
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Line Management
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
3 2 (10.00%) SFIA
3 2 (10.00%) Software Licensing
3 2 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) MCSE
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VCP5
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
3 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Intel
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
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