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 20 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 71 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 9 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.12% 2.07% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.11% 8.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Average daily rate
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£383 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £295 £280
% change year-on-year
+8.05% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.90 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.63% +2.50%
Windows Server 2012
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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
176 149 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 21.89% 25.69% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 76 35
Average daily rate £325 £263 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £385 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 7
Average hourly rate £16.36 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.06% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.23 £23.05 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 October 2014. 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
South Wales -17 6 £383 +59.37% 9
West Wales - 2 - - 6
North Wales - 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (71.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 17 (43.59%) DNS
5 16 (41.03%) SQL
6 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 15 (38.46%) VMware
6 15 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
8 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (30.77%) MCITP
8 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
9 11 (28.21%) Office 365
9 11 (28.21%) IIS
10 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (25.64%) MySQL
10 10 (25.64%) DHCP
10 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
10 10 (25.64%) VPN
10 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
10 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (25.64%) Red Gate
11 9 (23.08%) XenApp
11 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
11 9 (23.08%) Windows Intune
11 9 (23.08%) SAN
12 8 (20.51%) ITIL

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 11 (28.21%) IIS
2 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.13%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Office 365
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) DNS
2 10 (25.64%) DHCP
2 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
2 10 (25.64%) VPN
3 9 (23.08%) SAN
4 8 (20.51%) Internet
5 3 (7.69%) LAN
5 3 (7.69%) VoIP
5 3 (7.69%) WAN
6 2 (5.13%) MPLS
6 2 (5.13%) DSL
7 1 (2.56%) Firewall
7 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2000
2 10 (25.64%) MySQL
3 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Wintel Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Server Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) DBA
3 10 (25.64%) SQL DBA
4 6 (15.38%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Wintel Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Wintel Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Web Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) IT Support
7 2 (5.13%) Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) CSS
1 2 (5.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) GIS
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) Informatics
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (71.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
5 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
1 8 (20.51%) Data Protection
2 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.69%) Software Deployment
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) UML
5 2 (5.13%) OO
6 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.56%) Logistics
6 1 (2.56%) Database Tuning
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.69%) VBScript
3 3 (7.69%) VB
4 2 (5.13%) C
4 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.77%) MCITP
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (20.51%) MCTS
3 8 (20.51%) MCSE
4 4 (10.26%) MCDBA
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.08%) XenApp
3 7 (17.95%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.69%) Xen
4 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Windows Intune
2 8 (20.51%) SCDPM
2 8 (20.51%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) VMware
3 10 (25.64%) Red Gate
4 8 (20.51%) Oracle
4 8 (20.51%) McAfee
5 7 (17.95%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) Veeam
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