The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 41 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 18 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.77% 1.10% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.25% 5.65% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
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£360 £175 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.60 £19.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+7.01% -25.96%
Windows Server 2012
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
118 124 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.15% 19.41% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 65 62
Average daily rate £350 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £130 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £424 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 11
Average hourly rate £19.03 £25.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.88% +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.20 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £40.50 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Swindon +10 13 £360 +105.71%
Chippenham - 3 - -
Windows Server 2012
South West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
4 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
4 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (40.54%) SQL
6 12 (32.43%) SharePoint
6 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
7 10 (27.03%) VMware
7 10 (27.03%) DNS
8 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
8 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
9 8 (21.62%) DHCP
9 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
9 8 (21.62%) ITIL
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.92%) Lync
10 7 (18.92%) SCCM
10 7 (18.92%) Migration
11 6 (16.22%) SCVMM
11 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (16.22%) WSUS
11 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
11 6 (16.22%) SAN
11 6 (16.22%) Firewall
11 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
11 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
11 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
12 5 (13.51%) ETL

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 12 (32.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (18.92%) Lync
3 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
4 4 (10.81%) IIS
5 3 (8.11%) IBM Notes
5 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) DNS
2 8 (21.62%) DHCP
3 6 (16.22%) SAN
3 6 (16.22%) Firewall
4 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
5 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.11%) LAN
6 3 (8.11%) WAN
6 3 (8.11%) Internet
7 2 (5.41%) MPLS
7 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.41%) WLAN
7 2 (5.41%) VPN
8 1 (2.70%) VoIP
8 1 (2.70%) VLAN
8 1 (2.70%) Network Security
8 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (13.51%) DBA
3 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Senior DBA
4 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Support
5 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.51%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) IVR
4 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.51%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Solaris
6 4 (10.81%) UNIX
6 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
6 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Migration
3 5 (13.51%) ETL
3 5 (13.51%) Performance Improvement
3 5 (13.51%) Database Security
3 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.70%) Network Management
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.70%) Information Security
5 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.70%) WFM
5 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) MCSE
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.11%) DFS Replication
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.70%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
2 6 (16.22%) SCVMM
2 6 (16.22%) WSUS
3 5 (13.51%) SCOM
4 4 (10.81%) SCOrch
4 4 (10.81%) SCSM
5 2 (5.41%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Brocade
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco
4 3 (8.11%) Lotus
4 3 (8.11%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Avaya
5 1 (2.70%) Juniper
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) McAfee
5 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.70%) Polycom