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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 29 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 4 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.55% 1.89% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 7.25% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £388 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%

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
38 69 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 14.73% 26.14% 34.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 52 73
Median daily rate £375 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 11
Median hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -13.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.07 £13.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.63 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Process Management
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) Firmware
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) MCITP
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 1 (14.29%) MCSA
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) SQL

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
1 1 (14.29%) FMCG
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (14.29%) Network Management
1 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) Process Management
1 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCDP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) EMC