The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 36 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 23 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.25% 3.71% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.04% 12.17% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 2
Average daily rate
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£330 £220 £512
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -57.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £338 £642
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.75 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.16 £24.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.02% -2.04%
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 West Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
135 115 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 24.95% 30.50% 24.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 59 44
Average daily rate £338 £220 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.40% -35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £120 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £363 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 27
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £23.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -33.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £26.98 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
Crawley -2 10 £400 +77.55% 3
Gatwick +2 1 £325 +54.76%
Worthing -9 1 £300 +84.04%
Chichester - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (74.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
4 36 (61.02%) VMware
5 30 (50.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (47.46%) PowerShell
7 26 (44.07%) IIS
8 25 (42.37%) DNS
9 19 (32.20%) HP
10 18 (30.51%) ITIL
10 18 (30.51%) SCCM
11 17 (28.81%) DHCP
12 16 (27.12%) SQL
13 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
13 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
14 13 (22.03%) Finance
14 13 (22.03%) Office 365
15 12 (20.34%) Root Cause Analysis
15 12 (20.34%) Back Office
15 12 (20.34%) WSUS
16 10 (16.95%) Online Betting
16 10 (16.95%) SAN
17 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
17 9 (15.25%) Migration
17 9 (15.25%) Hyper-V
17 9 (15.25%) Server Building
17 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
17 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (15.25%) VMware ESXi

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 26 (44.07%) IIS
2 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) Apache
6 1 (1.69%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.03%) Office 365
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.39%) IaaS
3 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (42.37%) DNS
2 17 (28.81%) DHCP
3 10 (16.95%) SAN
4 7 (11.86%) VPN
5 6 (10.17%) Firewall
6 4 (6.78%) Internet
7 3 (5.08%) WAN
8 2 (3.39%) LAN
8 2 (3.39%) MPLS
8 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Back Office
3 10 (16.95%) Online Betting
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (25.42%) Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Administrator
5 9 (15.25%) Support Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Server Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) DBA
8 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Wintel Server Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.56%) Clustering
3 4 (6.78%) Replication
4 2 (3.39%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) PKI
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.39%) iSeries
4 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.39%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (74.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
4 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.17%) Linux
5 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.39%) UNIX
7 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) ITIL
2 12 (20.34%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (15.25%) Server Building
3 9 (15.25%) Migration
4 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
5 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
6 6 (10.17%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.78%) SDLC
7 4 (6.78%) Change Management
7 4 (6.78%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.39%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (3.39%) Project Management
9 2 (3.39%) Service Management
9 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.69%) OOP
10 1 (1.69%) OO
10 1 (1.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) PowerShell
2 16 (27.12%) SQL
3 3 (5.08%) VBScript
3 3 (5.08%) VB
4 2 (3.39%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.47%) MCSE
2 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.08%) MCP
3 3 (5.08%) Degree
4 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) PMBOK
System Software
1 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
2 30 (50.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.25%) Hyper-V
3 9 (15.25%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (13.56%) vSphere
5 4 (6.78%) XenApp
6 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.69%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.69%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 18 (30.51%) SCCM
2 12 (20.34%) WSUS
3 2 (3.39%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 36 (61.02%) VMware
2 19 (32.20%) HP
3 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
4 8 (13.56%) Cisco
5 7 (11.86%) Dell
6 6 (10.17%) IBM
7 5 (8.47%) Citrix
8 4 (6.78%) Sun
8 4 (6.78%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.39%) Rackspace
9 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.39%) Intel
10 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft