Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 84 45
Rank change year-on-year +8 -39 +24
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 107 87 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.82% 2.36% 4.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.29% 9.48% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 118
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% -3.45%
10th Percentile £318 £207 £281
90th Percentile £543 £475 £500
South East median daily rate £359 £344 £325
% change year-on-year +4.36% +5.85% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £10.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% -45.00% +50.00%

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 1,040 918 1,241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.44% 24.88% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 545 772
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £210 £206 £255
90th Percentile £548 £500 £505
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 83 69
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.33% -61.04% +120.00%
10th Percentile £11.10 £10.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £46.83 £44.35 £51.07
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.84% -22.50% +21.21%

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 17 July 2018.

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 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
Basingstoke +30 31 £195 -52.73% 6
Andover +4 16 £356 +2.52%
Hook -1 8 £463 +34.45% 1
Southampton -14 7 £395 +1.94%
Portsmouth 0 4 - - 1
Fareham +1 3 £422 +53.45% 1
Havant -1 3 £475 -
Winchester -16 3 £175 -25.29%
Aldershot - 3 £400 -
Wallington 0 2 £513 -
Gosport - 2 £415 -
Farnborough -19 1 - - 3
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (77.57%) VMware
3 77 (71.96%) Windows Server
4 72 (67.29%) Microsoft
5 69 (64.49%) Security Cleared
6 46 (42.99%) SC Cleared
7 45 (42.06%) Active Directory
8 44 (41.12%) Oracle
9 41 (38.32%) Linux
10 39 (36.45%) HP
11 36 (33.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 36 (33.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 35 (32.71%) Microsoft Azure
13 33 (30.84%) vSphere
13 33 (30.84%) SQL Server
13 33 (30.84%) Red Hat
14 32 (29.91%) DevOps
15 31 (28.97%) Windows Server 2008
16 29 (27.10%) Java
16 29 (27.10%) Web Services
17 28 (26.17%) SQL Server 2012
18 27 (25.23%) DV Cleared
19 26 (24.30%) .NET
19 26 (24.30%) SAN
19 26 (24.30%) Oracle Database
20 24 (22.43%) SQL
21 23 (21.50%) HP UFT
21 23 (21.50%) Oracle Database 10g
21 23 (21.50%) Software AG
21 23 (21.50%) webMethods

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 18 (16.82%) SharePoint
2 15 (14.02%) IIS
3 13 (12.15%) SharePoint Server
4 12 (11.21%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.67%) Apache
6 4 (3.74%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.80%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.93%) Hyperledger
9 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (16.82%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 35 (32.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (12.15%) IaaS
3 10 (9.35%) PaaS
3 10 (9.35%) SaaS
4 9 (8.41%) Office 365
5 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.30%) SAN
2 23 (21.50%) PuTTY
2 23 (21.50%) WinSCP
3 19 (17.76%) DNS
4 10 (9.35%) DHCP
5 8 (7.48%) Firewall
6 7 (6.54%) LAN
7 6 (5.61%) Internet
8 2 (1.87%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.87%) MPLS
8 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.87%) WAN
8 2 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.93%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.93%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.93%) PBX
9 1 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.93%) Skype
9 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.84%) SQL Server
2 28 (26.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (24.30%) Oracle Database
4 23 (21.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 23 (21.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (21.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (3.74%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.80%) SQLPlus
7 2 (1.87%) MySQL
8 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.93%) DB2
8 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.93%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 23 (21.50%) HP UFT
1 23 (21.50%) Oracle APEX
1 23 (21.50%) Selenium
1 23 (21.50%) SoapUI
1 23 (21.50%) SpecFlow
2 21 (19.63%) Ant
2 21 (19.63%) Eclipse
2 21 (19.63%) TestNG
3 18 (16.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (14.02%) LoadRunner
5 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.87%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.87%) MSI
6 2 (1.87%) Toad
7 1 (0.93%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.93%) Subversion
7 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (2.80%) Military
2 1 (0.93%) Automotive
2 1 (0.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (16.82%) Analyst
2 11 (10.28%) Architect
2 11 (10.28%) Support Engineer
3 10 (9.35%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (9.35%) Test Analyst
4 9 (8.41%) Test Engineer
5 8 (7.48%) Integration Engineer
6 7 (6.54%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.54%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (6.54%) Wintel Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (4.67%) Test Specialist
9 4 (3.74%) Consultant
9 4 (3.74%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.10%) Web Services
2 26 (24.30%) .NET
3 11 (10.28%) Middleware
4 6 (5.61%) CSS
5 5 (4.67%) Web Services Management
5 5 (4.67%) XML
6 4 (3.74%) XSLT
7 3 (2.80%) jQuery
8 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.93%) Kafka
8 1 (0.93%) LDAP
8 1 (0.93%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.93%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.41%) PKI
3 8 (7.48%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.54%) Fat Client
4 7 (6.54%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) CESG
6 1 (0.93%) Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.93%) IVR
6 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.93%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 107 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (71.96%) Windows Server
3 41 (38.32%) Linux
4 36 (33.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (28.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (20.56%) Windows 10
7 19 (17.76%) Windows 7
8 17 (15.89%) Unix
9 14 (13.08%) AIX
10 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (10.28%) Windows XP
12 8 (7.48%) Solaris
13 4 (3.74%) Windows 8
14 3 (2.80%) CentOS
14 3 (2.80%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.91%) DevOps
2 23 (21.50%) API Testing
2 23 (21.50%) System Integration Testing
3 22 (20.56%) Test Automation
4 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (18.69%) Scrum
5 19 (17.76%) Test Strategy
6 15 (14.02%) Defect Tracking
6 15 (14.02%) Performance Testing
7 14 (13.08%) Kanban
8 13 (12.15%) ITIL
8 13 (12.15%) Service Delivery
9 12 (11.21%) Service Management
10 11 (10.28%) Collaborative Working
11 10 (9.35%) Network Design
12 9 (8.41%) Migration
12 9 (8.41%) Test Scripting
13 7 (6.54%) Load Balancing
14 6 (5.61%) BDD
14 6 (5.61%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.10%) Java
2 24 (22.43%) SQL
3 23 (21.50%) F#
4 12 (11.21%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.48%) C#
6 6 (5.61%) VBScript
7 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.80%) VB
9 2 (1.87%) C
9 2 (1.87%) Python
10 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 69 (64.49%) Security Cleared
2 46 (42.99%) SC Cleared
3 27 (25.23%) DV Cleared
4 21 (19.63%) ISEB
4 21 (19.63%) ISEB Practitioner
4 21 (19.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.67%) MCSE
5 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.74%) CCNA
6 4 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.80%) Degree
7 3 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.87%) CCNP
8 2 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.93%) MCP
9 1 (0.93%) MCSA
9 1 (0.93%) RHCE
9 1 (0.93%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) GPG13
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) JSP 440
System Software
1 45 (42.06%) Active Directory
2 36 (33.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (30.84%) vSphere
4 14 (13.08%) Hyper-V
5 13 (12.15%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (10.28%) XenApp
7 10 (9.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (9.35%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (6.54%) Terminal Server
9 3 (2.80%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.93%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (21.50%) HP ALM
2 21 (19.63%) SCCM
3 11 (10.28%) SCOM
3 11 (10.28%) vCenter Server
4 10 (9.35%) Data Guard
5 6 (5.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (5.61%) vRealize
5 6 (5.61%) WSUS
6 5 (4.67%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (3.74%) SCVMM
7 4 (3.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (2.80%) AirWatch
8 3 (2.80%) SCSM
9 1 (0.93%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 83 (77.57%) VMware
2 72 (67.29%) Microsoft
3 44 (41.12%) Oracle
4 39 (36.45%) HP
5 33 (30.84%) Red Hat
6 23 (21.50%) Software AG
6 23 (21.50%) webMethods
7 21 (19.63%) Citrix
8 11 (10.28%) Cisco
8 11 (10.28%) SolarWinds
9 10 (9.35%) 3PAR
9 10 (9.35%) IBM
10 8 (7.48%) EMC
11 7 (6.54%) McAfee
12 5 (4.67%) Fujitsu
12 5 (4.67%) Veeam
13 4 (3.74%) Brocade
13 4 (3.74%) F5
13 4 (3.74%) Fortinet
14 3 (2.80%) Lumension