Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Windows Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 63 62
Rank change year-on-year -56 -1 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 68 106 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.80% 3.04% 3.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.33% 10.64% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 56 84
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £375 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.85% -3.26%
10th Percentile £133 £229 £258
90th Percentile £600 £500 £475
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 4
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.27 £13.00 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +225.12% -55.56% +95.00%
10th Percentile £10.23 £10.10 £23.10
90th Percentile £50.50 £13.50 £47.95
South East median hourly rate £24.50 £16.88 £27.50
% change year-on-year +45.19% -38.64% +57.14%

Windows Server 2012 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,075 996 979
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.42% 28.60% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 591 610
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.56% +6.55%
10th Percentile £206 £150 £255
90th Percentile £575 £519 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 65 59
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +37.93% -17.14%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.85 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.18
% change year-on-year -2.86% +8.19% -19.13%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth -11 21 £600 +65.52% 1
Southampton -9 10 £200 -41.18% 3
Hook -14 8 £370 -21.28% 2
Havant -1 6 £375 +4.17%
Basingstoke -21 4 £307 +13.91% 2
Gosport - 4 £455 -
Winchester -2 3 - -
Fareham -8 1 £135 -57.81%
Aldershot -14 1 £425 -
Wallington - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (67.65%) VMware
3 45 (66.18%) Active Directory
4 41 (60.29%) Windows Server
5 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 30 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (42.65%) Security Cleared
8 28 (41.18%) DNS
9 27 (39.71%) DHCP
10 26 (38.24%) SQL
11 24 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (29.41%) SC Cleared
13 18 (26.47%) PowerShell
13 18 (26.47%) Citrix
14 14 (20.59%) SAN
14 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (20.59%) DV Cleared
15 13 (19.12%) vSphere
15 13 (19.12%) HP
15 13 (19.12%) Firewall
16 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
16 12 (17.65%) Windows 7
17 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (16.18%) Clustering
17 11 (16.18%) Oracle
18 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
18 10 (14.71%) MCSA
18 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (14.71%) PKI
19 9 (13.24%) JIRA

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.24%) Confluence
2 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.88%) IIS
4 3 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.94%) Apache
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) IaaS
2 7 (10.29%) Office 365
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.35%) PaaS
4 5 (7.35%) SaaS
5 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (41.18%) DNS
2 27 (39.71%) DHCP
3 14 (20.59%) SAN
4 13 (19.12%) Firewall
5 8 (11.76%) SSL
6 6 (8.82%) SNMP
7 5 (7.35%) BGP
7 5 (7.35%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (7.35%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (7.35%) EIGRP
7 5 (7.35%) IPsec
7 5 (7.35%) iSCSI
7 5 (7.35%) LAN
7 5 (7.35%) MPLS
7 5 (7.35%) OSPF
7 5 (7.35%) VoIP
7 5 (7.35%) VPLS
7 5 (7.35%) VPN
7 5 (7.35%) WAN
7 5 (7.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.41%) SQLPlus
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) JIRA
2 3 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.94%) MSI
3 2 (2.94%) Toad
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.47%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (11.76%) Military
2 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (14.71%) Wintel Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.82%) Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Network Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Server Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Build Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) IT Support
8 3 (4.41%) PowerShell Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) Middleware
2 4 (5.88%) .NET
3 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.41%) 802.1X
3 3 (4.41%) Entity Framework
3 3 (4.41%) WCF
4 2 (2.94%) CSS
4 2 (2.94%) Web Services
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.47%) Web Services Management
5 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (16.18%) Clustering
2 10 (14.71%) PKI
3 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.88%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.94%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.94%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.47%) CMDB
6 1 (1.47%) DataPower
6 1 (1.47%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (60.29%) Windows Server
3 30 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 9 (13.24%) Unix
7 6 (8.82%) AIX
8 5 (7.35%) Linux
8 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.35%) Windows 10
8 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.41%) Solaris
10 2 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.76%) ITIL
3 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
3 7 (10.29%) Service Management
3 7 (10.29%) Storage Management
4 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
4 6 (8.82%) Critical Thinking
4 6 (8.82%) DevOps
4 6 (8.82%) High Availability
4 6 (8.82%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (8.82%) Server Building
4 6 (8.82%) Test Scripting
5 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (7.35%) Load Balancing
5 5 (7.35%) Migration
5 5 (7.35%) Network Design
5 5 (7.35%) NsoIT
6 4 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (5.88%) Server Management
6 4 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) SQL
2 18 (26.47%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.88%) C#
4 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (1.47%) C
6 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (42.65%) Security Cleared
2 20 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 14 (20.59%) DV Cleared
4 10 (14.71%) MCSA
4 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (10.29%) MCSE
6 5 (7.35%) CCNP
6 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.47%) MCDST
8 1 (1.47%) MCP
8 1 (1.47%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 45 (66.18%) Active Directory
2 24 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.12%) vSphere
4 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 9 (13.24%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (11.76%) XenApp
7 5 (7.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (5.88%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.47%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.47%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.47%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) SCCM
1 8 (11.76%) vCenter Server
2 7 (10.29%) SCOM
3 6 (8.82%) Failover Clustering
3 6 (8.82%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (8.82%) PowerCLI
4 5 (7.35%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (7.35%) Data Guard
5 4 (5.88%) SCVMM
6 3 (4.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (4.41%) WSUS
7 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 46 (67.65%) VMware
2 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 18 (26.47%) Citrix
4 13 (19.12%) HP
5 11 (16.18%) Oracle
6 8 (11.76%) Cisco
6 8 (11.76%) SolarWinds
7 7 (10.29%) EMC
8 6 (8.82%) 3PAR
8 6 (8.82%) Dell
8 6 (8.82%) Dell Compellent
8 6 (8.82%) Juniper
8 6 (8.82%) McAfee
9 5 (7.35%) CheckPoint
9 5 (7.35%) IBM
9 5 (7.35%) Red Hat
10 4 (5.88%) Google
11 3 (4.41%) Atlassian
11 3 (4.41%) Ivanti
11 3 (4.41%) Lumension