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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 35 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 3 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.05% 2.80% 3.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.45% 10.84% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Median daily rate £340 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £288 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £37.96 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +43.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -26.53%
Windows Server 2012
Hampshire

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
55 83 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 19.30% 25.86% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 62
Median daily rate £340 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 7
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.25 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £44.00 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
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 7 December 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) LAN
7 3 (30.00%) VoIP
7 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 3 (30.00%) DHCP
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) HP
7 3 (30.00%) Clustering
7 3 (30.00%) Multimedia
7 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (30.00%) SCOM
7 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
7 3 (30.00%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
9 1 (10.00%) Oracle
9 1 (10.00%) CSS
9 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (10.00%) SharePoint

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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQLPlus
General
1 3 (30.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle