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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 56 61 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 34 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.69% 2.16% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.50% 8.26% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 4
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£363 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £19.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.85% -25.96%
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
358 339 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.37% 26.16% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 170 166
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £151 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 65
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.65 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
Guildford +8 9 £356 -8.06% 5
Camberley - 4 £400 - 1
Epsom - 3 £400 -
Woking +8 2 £250 -39.39%
Staines +5 2 - - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £338 - 1
Weybridge - 1 £225 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (78.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (76.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (64.71%) Active Directory
5 27 (52.94%) VMware
6 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
7 22 (43.14%) DNS
8 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
10 17 (33.33%) SAN
11 13 (25.49%) SQL
12 12 (23.53%) DHCP
12 12 (23.53%) Clustering
13 11 (21.57%) NAS
14 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (19.61%) MCSE
14 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
15 9 (17.65%) Citrix
15 9 (17.65%) HP
15 9 (17.65%) Migration
15 9 (17.65%) Firewall
15 9 (17.65%) Finance
16 8 (15.69%) LAN
16 8 (15.69%) Lync
16 8 (15.69%) SCCM
17 7 (13.73%) XenApp
17 7 (13.73%) LDAP
18 6 (11.76%) VMware ESX

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (15.69%) Lync
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.88%) TPMS
6 3 (5.88%) IIS
7 2 (3.92%) Apache
8 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
2 2 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (43.14%) DNS
2 17 (33.33%) SAN
3 12 (23.53%) DHCP
4 11 (21.57%) NAS
5 9 (17.65%) Firewall
6 8 (15.69%) LAN
7 7 (13.73%) LDAP
8 6 (11.76%) WAN
9 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
9 5 (9.80%) Network Security
10 4 (7.84%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (7.84%) SSH
11 3 (5.88%) Unified Communications
11 3 (5.88%) VPN
11 3 (5.88%) MPLS
11 3 (5.88%) DMZ
12 2 (3.92%) Intranet
12 2 (3.92%) FTP
12 2 (3.92%) VoIP
12 2 (3.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Publishing
2 2 (3.92%) Billing
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Consultant
2 7 (13.73%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (13.73%) Administrator
3 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (7.84%) Architect
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Wintel Consultant
4 3 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Support Specialist
5 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Server Support
5 2 (3.92%) Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Support Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) boto
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) SOAP
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) XML
2 1 (1.96%) Middleware
2 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Clustering
2 4 (7.84%) Informatics
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) BYOD
5 1 (1.96%) iPhone
5 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (78.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (76.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.84%) UNIX
5 4 (7.84%) Linux
6 2 (3.92%) Solaris
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.96%) Android
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Migration
2 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (9.80%) ITIL
3 4 (7.84%) Change Management
3 4 (7.84%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (5.88%) Malware Detection\Protection
4 3 (5.88%) ITSM
4 3 (5.88%) Service Management
4 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.92%) Auto-Scaling
5 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.96%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.96%) Server Patching
6 1 (1.96%) Server Building
6 1 (1.96%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) VB
2 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.92%) Python
3 2 (3.92%) Ruby
3 2 (3.92%) VBScript
4 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) MCSE
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) MCSA
4 4 (7.84%) Degree
4 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.92%) MCITP
5 2 (3.92%) CCA
5 2 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.96%) CCNA
6 1 (1.96%) CCDA
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 33 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.73%) XenApp
4 6 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 5 (9.80%) NFS
6 4 (7.84%) vSphere
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.92%) UAG
8 2 (3.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (3.92%) XenServer
8 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.96%) Veritas File System
9 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.96%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.88%) SCOM
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Intune
3 3 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Ansible
4 2 (3.92%) EdgeSight
4 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.92%) Puppet
4 2 (3.92%) WSUS
5 1 (1.96%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) VMware
2 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.65%) HP
3 9 (17.65%) Citrix
4 6 (11.76%) EMC
4 6 (11.76%) NetApp
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco
5 5 (9.80%) Symantec
6 3 (5.88%) McAfee
7 2 (3.92%) Informatica
7 2 (3.92%) Veritas
7 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.92%) Sun
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle
7 2 (3.92%) SAP
8 1 (1.96%) Cognos
8 1 (1.96%) CA
8 1 (1.96%) Apple
8 1 (1.96%) Altiris
8 1 (1.96%) Tripwire
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