Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 68 52
Rank change year-on-year -20 -16 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 88 97 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.40% 2.72% 3.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.02% 10.15% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 64 106
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.06% -2.86% -3.45%
10th Percentile £195 £190 £275
90th Percentile £570 £468 £526
South East median daily rate £380 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +17.00% -7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £10.50 £16.50 £38.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -57.00% +70.56%
10th Percentile £10.00 £13.25 £25.08
90th Percentile £46.16 £19.35 £51.68
South East median hourly rate £18.50 £16.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +10.45% -27.17% +15.00%

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 976 956 1,172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.57% 26.80% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 572 723
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £184 £200 £262
90th Percentile £561 £512 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 68 62
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.50 £14.75 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.20% -62.18% +122.86%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.40 £12.03
90th Percentile £46.31 £47.68 £57.25
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 26 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

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 26 September 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 +25 22 £195 -56.67% 6
Portsmouth -16 11 £269 +142.34% 5
Hook -2 8 £460 +33.72% 1
Andover -8 6 £363 +4.32%
Southampton -29 6 £415 +22.06% 1
Winchester -8 4 £175 -4.11% 1
Fareham -1 3 £422 +31.88%
Havant -3 3 £575 +59.72% 1
Wallington +1 2 £513 -
Gosport - 2 £415 -
Aldershot -5 1 £415 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (76.14%) VMware
3 64 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 59 (67.05%) Microsoft
5 52 (59.09%) Security Cleared
6 43 (48.86%) Active Directory
7 42 (47.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (40.91%) SC Cleared
9 32 (36.36%) SAN
10 31 (35.23%) HP
10 31 (35.23%) Oracle
11 28 (31.82%) Linux
11 28 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (28.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 25 (28.41%) SQL
13 23 (26.14%) Red Hat
13 23 (26.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 22 (25.00%) vSphere
15 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
15 21 (23.86%) Citrix
15 21 (23.86%) Windows 10
16 20 (22.73%) DevOps
17 19 (21.59%) DNS
17 19 (21.59%) Unix
17 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Office
17 19 (21.59%) DV Cleared
18 18 (20.45%) VMware ESXi
19 17 (19.32%) Hyper-V
19 17 (19.32%) SCCM
19 17 (19.32%) IaaS

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 (15.91%) IIS
1 14 (15.91%) SharePoint
2 12 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
3 11 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.55%) Apache
4 4 (4.55%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.14%) Hyperledger
7 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 23 (26.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (19.32%) IaaS
3 14 (15.91%) PaaS
3 14 (15.91%) SaaS
4 6 (6.82%) Office 365
5 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 32 (36.36%) SAN
2 19 (21.59%) DNS
3 16 (18.18%) DHCP
4 11 (12.50%) Firewall
5 9 (10.23%) PuTTY
5 9 (10.23%) WinSCP
6 7 (7.95%) LAN
7 5 (5.68%) Internet
7 5 (5.68%) SNMP
8 2 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.27%) MPLS
8 2 (2.27%) Skype
8 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.27%) WAN
8 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.14%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.14%) PBX
9 1 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (15.91%) Oracle Database
4 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (10.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (4.55%) SQLPlus
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.14%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.14%) DB2
8 1 (1.14%) MySQL
8 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.14%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) HP UFT
1 9 (10.23%) Oracle APEX
1 9 (10.23%) Selenium
1 9 (10.23%) SoapUI
1 9 (10.23%) SpecFlow
2 8 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.95%) Ant
3 7 (7.95%) Eclipse
3 7 (7.95%) TestNG
4 6 (6.82%) LoadRunner
5 4 (4.55%) MSI
5 4 (4.55%) Toad
6 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.14%) Subversion
7 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (5.68%) Military
2 3 (3.41%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (15.91%) Analyst
1 14 (15.91%) Architect
1 14 (15.91%) Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 9 (10.23%) Integration Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.68%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Developer
7 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Security Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.05%) Middleware
1 15 (17.05%) Web Services
2 12 (13.64%) .NET
3 6 (6.82%) CSS
4 5 (5.68%) Web Services Management
5 3 (3.41%) jQuery
5 3 (3.41%) XML
5 3 (3.41%) XSLT
6 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.14%) Kafka
6 1 (1.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.95%) Clustering
3 7 (7.95%) Fat Client
3 7 (7.95%) PKI
3 7 (7.95%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.41%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.14%) CESG
6 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.14%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.14%) IVR
6 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 28 (31.82%) Linux
3 28 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (28.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (23.86%) Windows 10
6 19 (21.59%) Unix
7 16 (18.18%) AIX
7 16 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 14 (15.91%) Windows XP
9 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (5.68%) Solaris
11 4 (4.55%) Windows Vista
12 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
13 2 (2.27%) CentOS
14 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
14 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) DevOps
2 16 (18.18%) Service Management
3 15 (17.05%) ITIL
4 14 (15.91%) Network Design
5 13 (14.77%) Service Delivery
6 9 (10.23%) API Testing
6 9 (10.23%) Migration
6 9 (10.23%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (10.23%) Test Automation
7 8 (9.09%) Antivirus Management
7 8 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 8 (9.09%) Test Strategy
8 7 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.95%) High Availability
8 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (7.95%) Scrum
9 6 (6.82%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.82%) Load Balancing
9 6 (6.82%) Performance Testing
9 6 (6.82%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.41%) SQL
2 16 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 15 (17.05%) Java
4 9 (10.23%) F#
5 5 (5.68%) C#
6 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.55%) VBScript
7 3 (3.41%) C
8 1 (1.14%) Perl
8 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 36 (40.91%) SC Cleared
3 19 (21.59%) DV Cleared
4 9 (10.23%) ISEB
4 9 (10.23%) ISEB Practitioner
4 9 (10.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.41%) MCSE
7 2 (2.27%) CCNA
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.27%) Degree
8 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.14%) CCNP
8 1 (1.14%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.14%) MCDST
8 1 (1.14%) MCP
8 1 (1.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (1.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 43 (48.86%) Active Directory
2 42 (47.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (25.00%) vSphere
4 18 (20.45%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (19.32%) Hyper-V
6 14 (15.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (15.91%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (15.91%) XenApp
7 4 (4.55%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.27%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (1.14%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.14%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.14%) Docker
9 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (19.32%) SCCM
2 16 (18.18%) vCenter Server
3 14 (15.91%) Data Guard
4 10 (11.36%) SCOM
5 9 (10.23%) HP ALM
6 6 (6.82%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (6.82%) WSUS
7 5 (5.68%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (5.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 5 (5.68%) PowerCLI
8 3 (3.41%) SCVMM
8 3 (3.41%) vRealize
9 2 (2.27%) SCSM
9 2 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
10 1 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 67 (76.14%) VMware
2 59 (67.05%) Microsoft
3 31 (35.23%) HP
3 31 (35.23%) Oracle
4 23 (26.14%) Red Hat
5 21 (23.86%) Citrix
6 14 (15.91%) 3PAR
6 14 (15.91%) IBM
7 13 (14.77%) EMC
8 11 (12.50%) Cisco
9 10 (11.36%) SolarWinds
10 9 (10.23%) McAfee
10 9 (10.23%) Software AG
10 9 (10.23%) webMethods
11 6 (6.82%) Dell
11 6 (6.82%) Juniper
12 5 (5.68%) Dell Compellent
13 4 (4.55%) Lumension
14 3 (3.41%) Fujitsu
14 3 (3.41%) Google