The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton 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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 33 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 0.62% 5.56% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.70% 15.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £318 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £305 £280
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
-9.00% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Operating Systems Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 16.77% 35.19% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 2
Average daily rate £325 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Windows Server 2012
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix