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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 20 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 28 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.16% 1.05% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.45% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £254 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £15.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+51.63% -4.68%
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
102 116 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.09% 30.45% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 65 66
Average daily rate £375 £320 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £130 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 11
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.86 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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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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
Worthing - 11 £375 -
Crawley +4 4 £388 +52.70% 2
Gatwick - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
1 38 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
3 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 20 (52.63%) Clustering
5 18 (47.37%) Hyper-V
6 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
8 15 (39.47%) SharePoint
9 14 (36.84%) MCSE
10 13 (34.21%) VMware
11 12 (31.58%) ITIL
12 11 (28.95%) SQL
12 11 (28.95%) SCCM
13 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (23.68%) MCP
14 9 (23.68%) DHCP
14 9 (23.68%) DNS
15 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
15 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (21.05%) Lync
16 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2003
17 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
17 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
17 6 (15.79%) Office 365
17 6 (15.79%) Linux
17 6 (15.79%) HP
17 6 (15.79%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 15 (39.47%) SharePoint
3 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (21.05%) Lync
5 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (10.53%) IIS
7 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) DHCP
1 9 (23.68%) DNS
2 6 (15.79%) SAN
3 3 (7.89%) SNMP
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.89%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Server Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Designer
2 6 (15.79%) Designer
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.63%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Server Support
7 1 (2.63%) Messaging Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) PKI
3 2 (5.26%) iPhone
3 2 (5.26%) iPad
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
1 38 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (15.79%) Linux
4 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.63%) HPUX
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) Change Management
6 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (36.84%) MCSE
3 9 (23.68%) MCP
4 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) MCSA
6 2 (5.26%) MCITP
7 1 (2.63%) MCSD
7 1 (2.63%) MCDBA
7 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) MCPD
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 18 (47.37%) Hyper-V
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (7.89%) Terminal Services
5 3 (7.89%) vSphere
6 2 (5.26%) UAG
7 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) SCOM
3 3 (7.89%) WSUS
4 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) HP
3 6 (15.79%) Citrix
4 2 (5.26%) Dell
4 2 (5.26%) NetApp
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper
5 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) F5
5 1 (2.63%) ProCurve