The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 50 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 23 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.61% 3.68% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.78% 19.21% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 5
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£365 £433 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.60% +40.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £281 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £470 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -25.96%
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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 Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
180 151 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.41% 19.14% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 91 82
Average daily rate £365 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.87% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £135 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 21
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.25 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -3.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.13 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.31 £19.00 £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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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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
South Wales -4 18 £365 -6.41% 9
Mid Wales - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 - -
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Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) PowerShell
3 18 (58.06%) .NET
4 17 (54.84%) MSBuild
4 17 (54.84%) Artifactory
4 17 (54.84%) Jenkins
4 17 (54.84%) DevOps
5 16 (51.61%) Hudson
5 16 (51.61%) Jython
6 15 (48.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (48.39%) Scrum
7 14 (45.16%) Software Delivery
8 12 (38.71%) VMware
9 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
9 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
9 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
11 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
12 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
13 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
13 5 (16.13%) Citrix
14 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
14 4 (12.90%) ITIL
14 4 (12.90%) Migration
15 3 (9.68%) Clustering
15 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
15 3 (9.68%) Linux
15 3 (9.68%) DNS
15 3 (9.68%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.45%) Lync
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Jetty
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) GroupWise
4 1 (3.23%) ArcGIS
4 1 (3.23%) ArcSDE
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.23%) Google App Engine
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) SSL
2 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) MSBuild
1 17 (54.84%) Artifactory
1 17 (54.84%) Jenkins
2 16 (51.61%) Hudson
3 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) DBA
5 1 (3.23%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.68%) Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) DevOps
2 15 (48.39%) Continuous Delivery
2 15 (48.39%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) Software Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.23%) ERP
7 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
7 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) Open Source
7 1 (3.23%) Change Control
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) PowerShell
2 16 (51.61%) Jython
3 2 (6.45%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.45%) Firmware
4 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
5 1 (3.23%) Xen
5 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Legato
1 1 (3.23%) ARCserve
1 1 (3.23%) ZENworks
1 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) VMware
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) Veritas
5 1 (3.23%) Lotus
5 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) ESRI
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) BMC
5 1 (3.23%) Novell
5 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
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