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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 42 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 21 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.91% 1.31% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.44% 5.26% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
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£325 £306 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +2.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.95% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £90.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -23.26%
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
136 171 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.86% 24.85% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 88 51
Average daily rate £350 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £144 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 20
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +25.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £36.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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 5 August 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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +11 13 £325 +30.00%
Chippenham - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
South West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
4 17 (43.59%) Security Cleared
5 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
6 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (35.90%) SharePoint
7 13 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 12 (30.77%) DNS
9 11 (28.21%) SQL
9 11 (28.21%) ITIL
10 10 (25.64%) DHCP
11 9 (23.08%) VMware
11 9 (23.08%) Data Protection
11 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
12 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
12 8 (20.51%) SCCM
12 8 (20.51%) SCVMM
12 8 (20.51%) Migration
12 8 (20.51%) WSUS
12 8 (20.51%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (20.51%) Lync
12 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
13 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
14 6 (15.38%) SCOM
14 6 (15.38%) SCOrch
14 6 (15.38%) SCSM
14 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
15 5 (12.82%) User Experience

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 14 (35.90%) SharePoint
2 8 (20.51%) Lync
2 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) DNS
2 10 (25.64%) DHCP
3 5 (12.82%) SAN
4 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
5 3 (7.69%) Firewall
6 2 (5.13%) WAN
6 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.13%) LAN
6 2 (5.13%) Internet
7 1 (2.56%) MPLS
7 1 (2.56%) WLAN
7 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.56%) Network Security
7 1 (2.56%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
1 4 (10.26%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (12.82%) Analyst
1 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (10.26%) Consultant
2 4 (10.26%) DBA
2 4 (10.26%) Senior DBA
3 3 (7.69%) Server Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Server Support
4 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Client/Server
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) User Experience
3 4 (10.26%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) IVR
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.82%) Linux
6 4 (10.26%) Solaris
6 4 (10.26%) UNIX
7 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 8 (20.51%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (10.26%) Database Security
4 4 (10.26%) ETL
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.13%) WFM
5 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Time Management
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.51%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.82%) DFS Replication
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) WSUS
1 8 (20.51%) SCCM
1 8 (20.51%) SCVMM
2 6 (15.38%) SCOM
2 6 (15.38%) SCOrch
2 6 (15.38%) SCSM
3 3 (7.69%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Brocade
3 4 (10.26%) ArcSight
3 4 (10.26%) Dell
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Lotus
4 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.56%) Lumension