The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Watford region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 24 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.92% 4.44% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.56% 19.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £445 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £312 -
% change year-on-year
+0.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.70 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
-24.23% -
Operating Systems Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 34.62% 23.33% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 7
Average daily rate £248 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £266 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £10.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.61% -27.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows Server 2012
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Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Windows Server 2012
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (20.00%) Junos
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) Junos
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Server Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
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