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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 69 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 21 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.47% 0.97% 0.077%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.61% 3.53% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 1
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£325 £350 £133
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +164.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £12.13
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +36.08%
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
276 368 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.30% 27.36% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 166 171
Average daily rate £338 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 66
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.83 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -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 February 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 27 February 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
Epsom - 2 £325 -
Guildford - 2 £313 -
Staines - 1 - - 1
Woking - 1 £260 -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 3
Shepperton - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (68.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 23 (51.11%) VMware
6 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (44.44%) MS Exchange
8 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
8 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (28.89%) Hyper-V
10 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
10 11 (24.44%) SQL
10 11 (24.44%) DNS
11 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 10 (22.22%) Migration
11 10 (22.22%) Lync
11 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (20.00%) SCCM
12 9 (20.00%) Finance
12 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
13 8 (17.78%) IIS
13 8 (17.78%) ITIL
13 8 (17.78%) Citrix
13 8 (17.78%) Clustering
13 8 (17.78%) SCOM
14 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (15.56%) DHCP
15 6 (13.33%) Internet
15 6 (13.33%) Blackberry
15 6 (13.33%) Cisco

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 20 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.22%) Lync
2 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (17.78%) IIS
5 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) DNS
2 7 (15.56%) DHCP
3 6 (13.33%) WAN
3 6 (13.33%) SAN
3 6 (13.33%) Internet
4 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.89%) LAN
5 4 (8.89%) Firewall
6 3 (6.67%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.44%) Intranet
7 2 (4.44%) PBX
7 2 (4.44%) VoIP
7 2 (4.44%) NAS
8 1 (2.22%) FTP
8 1 (2.22%) SSL
8 1 (2.22%) DSL
8 1 (2.22%) SSH
8 1 (2.22%) VLAN
8 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Publishing
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Consultant
2 5 (11.11%) Analyst
2 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 3 (6.67%) Server Support
4 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) VoIP Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Wintel Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.44%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.22%) WinForms
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Clustering
2 6 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.89%) PKI
4 3 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 3 (6.67%) Thin Client
5 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.44%) IVR
6 1 (2.22%) SecurID
6 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (68.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.67%) Linux
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX
7 2 (4.44%) Solaris
7 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Migration
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
3 4 (8.89%) Change Management
3 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (6.67%) Service Management
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (6.67%) ITSM
5 2 (4.44%) Budget Control
5 2 (4.44%) High Availability
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.44%) Project Management
5 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.22%) TDD
6 1 (2.22%) Scrum
6 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.67%) VBScript
4 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) MCSE
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.67%) MCITP
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.44%) MCSA
3 2 (4.44%) CCNA
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) MCTS
4 1 (2.22%) MCP
System Software
1 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (28.89%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.89%) XenApp
4 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.67%) Terminal Services
5 3 (6.67%) UAG
5 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.44%) vSphere
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.22%) XenServer
7 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.22%) Veritas File System
7 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.22%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) SCCM
2 8 (17.78%) SCOM
3 6 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.44%) WSUS
4 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Intune
4 2 (4.44%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 23 (51.11%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) Citrix
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle
5 3 (6.67%) SAP
6 2 (4.44%) Sun
6 2 (4.44%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) Informatica
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.44%) Tripwire
7 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.22%) Trend Micro
7 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.22%) GFI Software
7 1 (2.22%) AppSense
7 1 (2.22%) Websense
7 1 (2.22%) Veritas