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 3 months to 28 March 2017 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 45 68
Rank change year-on-year -25 +23  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 42 89 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.25% 4.03% 2.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.64% 14.78% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 52 31
Median daily rate £400 £347 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.27% +19.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £437 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +7.42% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.14 £20.00 £20.09
% change year-on-year -24.31% -0.46%  

Windows Server 2012 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 486 602 760
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 26.06% 27.29% 34.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 393 368
Median daily rate £405 £360 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 33 53
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.85 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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
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 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +7 9 £450 +52.54% 1
Andover - 7 £375 -
Southampton +3 6 £388 +19.23% 3
Hook +4 5 £470 +34.47% 3
Farnborough -2 2 - - 3
Basingstoke -8 2 £314 -8.65% 3
Fareham - 1 £275 - 5
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (68.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (64.00%) Windows Server
4 63 (63.00%) VMware
5 57 (57.00%) Active Directory
6 50 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 44 (44.00%) Security Cleared
8 35 (35.00%) vSphere
9 34 (34.00%) PowerShell
10 33 (33.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (32.00%) SC Cleared
12 30 (30.00%) SQL
12 30 (30.00%) SQL Server
13 29 (29.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 26 (26.00%) Citrix
15 24 (24.00%) HP
16 23 (23.00%) ITIL
17 20 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
18 19 (19.00%) Linux
18 19 (19.00%) SQL Server 2012
19 18 (18.00%) DNS
20 15 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
21 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
21 14 (14.00%) IIS
21 14 (14.00%) Firewall
22 13 (13.00%) Clustering
22 13 (13.00%) Red Hat
22 13 (13.00%) MS Excel
22 13 (13.00%) Unix
22 13 (13.00%) DHCP

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 14 (14.00%) IIS
2 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.00%) Skype for Business
4 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.00%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.00%) Apache
7 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.00%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (13.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.00%) Office 365
3 5 (5.00%) SaaS
4 3 (3.00%) Mailgun
5 1 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.00%) IaaS
5 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.00%) DNS
2 14 (14.00%) Firewall
3 13 (13.00%) DHCP
4 8 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.00%) PuTTY
5 6 (6.00%) WinSCP
6 5 (5.00%) LAN
6 5 (5.00%) LDAP
6 5 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (5.00%) SAN
6 5 (5.00%) Skype
6 5 (5.00%) WAN
6 5 (5.00%) Wireshark
7 4 (4.00%) Internet
7 4 (4.00%) NetScaler
8 3 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.00%) MPLS
8 3 (3.00%) Unified Communications
8 3 (3.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (19.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (9.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (7.00%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (4.00%) DB2
9 4 (4.00%) NoSQL
9 4 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.00%) MySQL
10 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (6.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (6.00%) Selenium
1 6 (6.00%) SpecFlow
1 6 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (6.00%) TeamCity
2 5 (5.00%) MSI
3 4 (4.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.00%) Ant
4 2 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.00%) TestNG
4 2 (2.00%) Toad
General
1 5 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Publishing
3 1 (1.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (15.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 14 (14.00%) Architect
3 11 (11.00%) Analyst
3 11 (11.00%) Consultant
4 9 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Support Analyst
5 7 (7.00%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Server Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) DBA
7 5 (5.00%) Tester
8 4 (4.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (4.00%) Lync Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Office 365 Specialist
8 4 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.00%) SQL DBA
8 4 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.00%) .NET
2 4 (4.00%) CSS
2 4 (4.00%) Middleware
2 4 (4.00%) Web Services
2 4 (4.00%) XML
3 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.00%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.00%) REST
4 2 (2.00%) SOAP
5 1 (1.00%) JSF
5 1 (1.00%) LAMP
5 1 (1.00%) RFC 2833
5 1 (1.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Clustering
2 12 (12.00%) PKI
3 9 (9.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.00%) Replication
5 4 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.00%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.00%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.00%) CESG
7 1 (1.00%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.00%) FMCG
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (68.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (64.00%) Windows Server
4 29 (29.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (19.00%) Linux
6 13 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (13.00%) Unix
7 6 (6.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.00%) Windows Vista
9 4 (4.00%) AIX
9 4 (4.00%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.00%) ITIL
2 12 (12.00%) Change Management
2 12 (12.00%) Migration
3 11 (11.00%) Software Deployment
4 10 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (10.00%) DevOps
4 10 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (9.00%) Integration Testing
6 8 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.00%) Information Security
7 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (7.00%) Scrum
8 6 (6.00%) BDD
8 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.00%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (6.00%) Problem Management
8 6 (6.00%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (6.00%) Test Strategy
9 5 (5.00%) ITSM
9 5 (5.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.00%) PowerShell
2 30 (30.00%) SQL
3 8 (8.00%) VBScript
4 6 (6.00%) F#
4 6 (6.00%) VB
5 5 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.00%) C#
6 3 (3.00%) Java
7 1 (1.00%) C
7 1 (1.00%) Perl
7 1 (1.00%) PHP
7 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (32.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.00%) CISSP
6 4 (4.00%) GCIH
6 4 (4.00%) GIAC
6 4 (4.00%) MCTS
7 3 (3.00%) MCSE
8 2 (2.00%) ISEB
8 2 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.00%) MCITP
8 2 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.00%) CCDP
9 1 (1.00%) CCNA
9 1 (1.00%) CCNP
9 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.00%) MCSA
9 1 (1.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 57 (57.00%) Active Directory
2 35 (35.00%) vSphere
3 33 (33.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (13.00%) XenApp
6 12 (12.00%) Hyper-V
6 12 (12.00%) Terminal Services
7 10 (10.00%) XenServer
8 9 (9.00%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (9.00%) XenDesktop
9 6 (6.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (6.00%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (5.00%) Firmware
11 4 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (2.00%) Docker
12 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (1.00%) Shibboleth
13 1 (1.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (13.00%) SCCM
2 10 (10.00%) SCOM
3 6 (6.00%) vRealize
4 4 (4.00%) Puppet
4 4 (4.00%) WSUS
5 3 (3.00%) EdgeSight
5 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (3.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (3.00%) SafeCom
5 3 (3.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.00%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 63 (63.00%) VMware
2 50 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (26.00%) Citrix
4 24 (24.00%) HP
5 13 (13.00%) Red Hat
6 11 (11.00%) Cisco
6 11 (11.00%) Oracle
7 9 (9.00%) Intel Security
8 6 (6.00%) Sonus
9 5 (5.00%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.00%) IBM
9 5 (5.00%) Lumension
10 4 (4.00%) Dell
11 3 (3.00%) Avaya
11 3 (3.00%) Extreme Networks
11 3 (3.00%) Juniper
11 3 (3.00%) Sophos
12 2 (2.00%) Altiris
13 1 (1.00%) Gemalto
13 1 (1.00%) LANDesk
Hook, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £320 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Rullion
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago