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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 60 53 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 30 41 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.32% 2.98% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.96% 10.62% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 3
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£388 £410 £133
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +209.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £28.25 £22.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.40% +22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £18.46
% change year-on-year
+0.92% +8.34%
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
335 386 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.95% 28.09% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 190 120
Average daily rate £375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £120 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 52 48
Average hourly rate £16.13 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 May 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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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 +3 5 £325 -16.12% 1
Camberley - 5 £400 -
Epsom - 3 £400 -
Staines +6 2 - - 1
Woking +4 2 £250 -39.39%
Weybridge - 1 £225 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 39 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (60.78%) Active Directory
5 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 26 (50.98%) VMware
7 20 (39.22%) DNS
8 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
8 19 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (35.29%) SAN
10 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
10 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
10 14 (27.45%) Clustering
11 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (21.57%) NAS
12 11 (21.57%) SQL
13 10 (19.61%) DHCP
13 10 (19.61%) Migration
13 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
14 9 (17.65%) Lync
14 9 (17.65%) SCCM
14 9 (17.65%) Firewall
14 9 (17.65%) Finance
14 9 (17.65%) Citrix
15 8 (15.69%) HP
15 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
15 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
15 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
16 7 (13.73%) MCSE

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (17.65%) Lync
4 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
5 6 (11.76%) IIS
6 5 (9.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (5.88%) TPMS
8 2 (3.92%) Apache
8 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) PaaS
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
2 2 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (3.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (39.22%) DNS
2 18 (35.29%) SAN
3 11 (21.57%) NAS
4 10 (19.61%) DHCP
5 9 (17.65%) Firewall
6 7 (13.73%) LDAP
7 5 (9.80%) LAN
7 5 (9.80%) WAN
7 5 (9.80%) Network Security
8 4 (7.84%) SSH
8 4 (7.84%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (5.88%) MPLS
9 3 (5.88%) VLAN
9 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
9 3 (5.88%) VPN
9 3 (5.88%) DMZ
9 3 (5.88%) Intranet
10 2 (3.92%) Internet
10 2 (3.92%) SSL
10 2 (3.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Publishing
3 2 (3.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Consultant
2 7 (13.73%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (13.73%) Administrator
3 4 (7.84%) Architect
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Support Specialist
5 2 (3.92%) Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Support Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Web Services
1 2 (3.92%) Application Packaging
1 2 (3.92%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Clustering
2 5 (9.80%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.88%) Informatics
4 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.92%) PKI
5 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.92%) BYOD
6 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.96%) iPhone
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.80%) UNIX
5 5 (9.80%) Linux
6 3 (5.88%) Solaris
6 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.96%) Android
7 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Migration
2 6 (11.76%) ITIL
3 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
4 4 (7.84%) Change Management
4 4 (7.84%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (5.88%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 3 (5.88%) Patch Management
5 3 (5.88%) Server Patching
5 3 (5.88%) ITSM
5 3 (5.88%) Service Management
6 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.92%) Server Building
6 2 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
3 6 (11.76%) VB
4 2 (3.92%) Python
4 2 (3.92%) Ruby
4 2 (3.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) MCSE
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) MCSA
5 2 (3.92%) CCA
5 2 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.92%) MCITP
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.96%) CCNA
6 1 (1.96%) CCDA
System Software
1 31 (60.78%) Active Directory
2 19 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
4 6 (11.76%) XenApp
5 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
5 5 (9.80%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (9.80%) NFS
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.88%) vSphere
7 3 (5.88%) UAG
8 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (3.92%) XenServer
8 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.92%) Veritas File System
8 2 (3.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.96%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.96%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) SCOM
3 3 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
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%) SAP Afaria
4 2 (3.92%) WSUS
4 2 (3.92%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.92%) Puppet
5 1 (1.96%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 26 (50.98%) VMware
3 9 (17.65%) Citrix
4 8 (15.69%) HP
5 7 (13.73%) Cisco
6 6 (11.76%) EMC
7 5 (9.80%) NetApp
8 4 (7.84%) Symantec
9 3 (5.88%) McAfee
9 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.88%) Informatica
9 3 (5.88%) Sun
9 3 (5.88%) Oracle
9 3 (5.88%) SAP
10 2 (3.92%) Veritas
10 2 (3.92%) Tripwire
10 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.96%) PlateSpin
11 1 (1.96%) Altiris
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