The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 67 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 28 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.14% 2.36% 2.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.21% 9.04% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 34
Median daily rate £375 £388 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £26.50 £28.25 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.19% +28.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £18.85 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £37.65 £27.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +0.92%
Windows Server 2012
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
451 332 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.40% 26.08% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 167 197
Median daily rate £425 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 52
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £46.23 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford 0 4 £375 +15.38% 2
Redhill - 4 £350 -
Epsom 0 3 £500 +25.00%
Staines -4 3 - -
Camberley -10 3 £425 +6.25%
Woking -2 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £425 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 61 (63.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (62.50%) VMware
5 51 (53.13%) Microsoft
6 48 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 47 (48.96%) VMware Infrastructure
8 45 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (37.50%) Linux
10 35 (36.46%) SAN
11 33 (34.38%) MS Exchange
12 31 (32.29%) Hyper-V
13 30 (31.25%) ITIL
14 28 (29.17%) SQL
14 28 (29.17%) SQL Server
14 28 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
15 27 (28.13%) vSphere
16 24 (25.00%) MCSE
17 21 (21.88%) VMware ESXi
17 21 (21.88%) Clustering
18 20 (20.83%) MS Excel
18 20 (20.83%) HP
18 20 (20.83%) PowerShell
18 20 (20.83%) Data Centre
19 17 (17.71%) NetBackup
19 17 (17.71%) MCSA
20 16 (16.67%) CommVault
20 16 (16.67%) SLA
21 15 (15.63%) Citrix
21 15 (15.63%) Intel Security

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 33 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 14 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.13%) IIS
6 3 (3.13%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.33%) Office 365
3 4 (4.17%) IaaS
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (36.46%) SAN
2 9 (9.38%) DNS
3 8 (8.33%) DHCP
4 6 (6.25%) Firewall
5 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.17%) FTP
6 4 (4.17%) HTTP
6 4 (4.17%) LAN
6 4 (4.17%) LDAP
6 4 (4.17%) VoIP
7 3 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (3.13%) VPN
8 2 (2.08%) NAS
8 2 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.08%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.08%) WAN
9 1 (1.04%) ADSL
9 1 (1.04%) Junos
9 1 (1.04%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (11.46%) Back Office
2 10 (10.42%) Finance
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Electronics
4 1 (1.04%) Legal
4 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (23.96%) Server Engineer
1 23 (23.96%) Support Engineer
2 18 (18.75%) Server Support
3 17 (17.71%) Server Support Engineer
4 14 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Administrator
5 12 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) Wintel Support
7 9 (9.38%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
8 8 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 7 (7.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Storage Administrator
9 7 (7.29%) Storage Systems Administrator
9 7 (7.29%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (1.04%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.04%) ELK Stack
2 1 (1.04%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.88%) Clustering
2 20 (20.83%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.13%) Contactless
5 2 (2.08%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.08%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.08%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.08%) NHS
5 2 (2.08%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 61 (63.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (37.50%) Linux
6 4 (4.17%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.08%) AIX
8 2 (2.08%) Android
8 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.04%) Unix
9 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.25%) ITIL
2 8 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (7.29%) Problem Management
4 6 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations
4 6 (6.25%) Project Management
5 5 (5.21%) Migration
6 4 (4.17%) Logistics
6 4 (4.17%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.17%) Service Management
7 3 (3.13%) CRM
7 3 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.13%) Server Building
7 3 (3.13%) Time Management
8 2 (2.08%) Change Control
8 2 (2.08%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.08%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.17%) SQL
2 20 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.33%) VB
4 6 (6.25%) VBScript
5 3 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.13%) Perl
5 3 (3.13%) Python
5 3 (3.13%) Ruby
6 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (25.00%) MCSE
3 17 (17.71%) MCSA
4 4 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.13%) CCNA
5 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.13%) MCITP
5 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.08%) CCA
6 2 (2.08%) CCNP
6 2 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.08%) MCP
6 2 (2.08%) MCTS
7 1 (1.04%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 48 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 47 (48.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (32.29%) Hyper-V
4 27 (28.13%) vSphere
5 21 (21.88%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (10.42%) XenApp
7 7 (7.29%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.04%) NFS
9 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (17.71%) NetBackup
2 15 (15.63%) McAfee ePO
2 15 (15.63%) Simpana
3 14 (14.58%) WSUS
4 13 (13.54%) Backup Exec
4 13 (13.54%) SCCM
5 5 (5.21%) SCOM
6 4 (4.17%) Puppet
6 4 (4.17%) Tivoli
7 3 (3.13%) Ansible
7 3 (3.13%) BladeLogic
7 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (2.08%) HP SIM
8 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (2.08%) SCOrch
9 1 (1.04%) Cacti
9 1 (1.04%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 60 (62.50%) VMware
2 51 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 20 (20.83%) HP
4 16 (16.67%) CommVault
5 15 (15.63%) Citrix
5 15 (15.63%) Intel Security
6 14 (14.58%) Dell Compellent
7 10 (10.42%) NetApp
8 7 (7.29%) EMC
9 6 (6.25%) Dell
10 5 (5.21%) Cisco
10 5 (5.21%) Intel
11 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
12 3 (3.13%) Oracle
13 2 (2.08%) Symantec
13 2 (2.08%) Tripwire
14 1 (1.04%) 3PAR
14 1 (1.04%) Aruba
14 1 (1.04%) Brocade
14 1 (1.04%) Rackspace