Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 100 61
Rank change year-on-year +9 -39 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 83 89 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.36% 2.39% 2.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.85% 8.92% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 66
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £394 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% +7.51% +9.74%
10th Percentile £313 £154 £193
90th Percentile £500 £583 £470
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £333
% change year-on-year -6.25% +20.30% +2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 4
Hampshire median hourly rate £26.38 £42.27 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.60% +225.12% -66.12%
10th Percentile £21.09 £10.23 £10.40
90th Percentile £31.76 £50.50 £18.05
South East median hourly rate £77.50 £23.50 £16.88
% change year-on-year +229.79% +39.26% -31.82%

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 938 998 995
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.72% 26.77% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 564 604
Hampshire median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £180 £214 £163
90th Percentile £573 £550 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 100 65
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.75 £20.25 £20.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +0.65% +34.13%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.48 £10.44
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.50 £47.85
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +2.76%

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 13 November 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
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 13 November 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
Hook +4 16 £399 +7.77%
Portsmouth +3 14 £373 -37.92% 1
Farnborough - 13 £425 - 1
Gosport - 7 £375 -
Havant +7 6 £500 +26.98% 1
Basingstoke 0 6 £500 - 4
Southampton 0 3 £385 +24.19% 3
Andover +1 2 - - 1
Fareham +4 1 - - 2
Aldershot -9 1 £408 -4.12% 1
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (81.93%) Windows Server
3 51 (61.45%) VMware
4 49 (59.04%) Security Cleared
5 48 (57.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (54.22%) Active Directory
7 37 (44.58%) DV Cleared
8 36 (43.37%) Microsoft
9 29 (34.94%) Oracle
10 26 (31.33%) Clustering
10 26 (31.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (26.51%) MS Exchange
12 21 (25.30%) Linux
13 20 (24.10%) PowerShell
14 19 (22.89%) Migration
15 18 (21.69%) Java
15 18 (21.69%) Azure
15 18 (21.69%) Oracle Database
16 17 (20.48%) Citrix
16 17 (20.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 16 (19.28%) DevOps
17 16 (19.28%) HP
17 16 (19.28%) AWS
18 15 (18.07%) REST
18 15 (18.07%) Infrastructure Automation
19 14 (16.87%) Hyper-V
19 14 (16.87%) SCOM
19 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
20 13 (15.66%) SAN
20 13 (15.66%) SCCM

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 22 (26.51%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.02%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.82%) Apache
4 4 (4.82%) GlassFish
4 4 (4.82%) IIS
4 4 (4.82%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.61%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.20%) Confluence
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.20%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.69%) Azure
2 16 (19.28%) AWS
3 11 (13.25%) GCP
4 3 (3.61%) Office 365
5 2 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.41%) IaaS
5 2 (2.41%) PaaS
5 2 (2.41%) SaaS
6 1 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) SAN
2 12 (14.46%) Firewall
3 10 (12.05%) DNS
4 9 (10.84%) DHCP
5 4 (4.82%) NAS
5 4 (4.82%) SMTP
5 4 (4.82%) SSL
5 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.82%) X.400
6 3 (3.61%) PuTTY
6 3 (3.61%) WinSCP
7 2 (2.41%) WAN
7 2 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.20%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.20%) LAN
8 1 (1.20%) Skype
8 1 (1.20%) VLAN
8 1 (1.20%) VPN
8 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) Oracle Database
2 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.41%) Big Data
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) StarTeam
2 4 (4.82%) MSI
3 3 (3.61%) Ant
3 3 (3.61%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.61%) HP UFT
3 3 (3.61%) LoadRunner
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (3.61%) Selenium
3 3 (3.61%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.61%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.61%) TestNG
4 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 5 (6.02%) Finance
1 5 (6.02%) Military
2 4 (4.82%) Public Sector
3 3 (3.61%) Automotive
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (20.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (14.46%) Wintel Engineer
3 11 (13.25%) Support Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) DevOps Manager
5 9 (10.84%) Administrator
6 8 (9.64%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.43%) Systems Manager
8 6 (7.23%) DevOps Administrator
8 6 (7.23%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (7.23%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 6 (7.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (7.23%) Technical Leader
9 5 (6.02%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (6.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Azure DevOps
9 5 (6.02%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Azure Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.07%) REST
2 3 (3.61%) .NET
2 3 (3.61%) Web Services
3 2 (2.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.33%) Clustering
2 10 (12.05%) PKI
3 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.82%) Replication
6 3 (3.61%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.61%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.20%) Acoustics
7 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (81.93%) Windows Server
3 48 (57.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (25.30%) Linux
5 12 (14.46%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.23%) Windows 10
7 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.02%) Windows Vista
7 5 (6.02%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.61%) Solaris
10 2 (2.41%) AIX
11 1 (1.20%) CentOS
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) Migration
2 17 (20.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (19.28%) DevOps
4 15 (18.07%) Infrastructure Automation
5 11 (13.25%) Configuration Management
5 11 (13.25%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (12.05%) Incident Management
7 8 (9.64%) ITIL
8 7 (8.43%) Test Scripting
9 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.82%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 4 (4.82%) Architectural Design
10 4 (4.82%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.82%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.82%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (4.82%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.82%) System Testing
10 4 (4.82%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) PowerShell
2 18 (21.69%) Java
3 11 (13.25%) SQL
4 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.61%) F#
5 3 (3.61%) VBScript
6 2 (2.41%) C
6 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (59.04%) Security Cleared
2 37 (44.58%) DV Cleared
3 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.02%) CCNA
5 5 (6.02%) CCNP
5 5 (6.02%) MCSE
5 5 (6.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.82%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (3.61%) ISEB
7 3 (3.61%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (3.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (3.61%) VCP5
8 2 (2.41%) MCSA
9 1 (1.20%) CCA
9 1 (1.20%) CCIE
9 1 (1.20%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.20%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) GDPR
2 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.41%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (54.22%) Active Directory
2 26 (31.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (16.87%) Hyper-V
4 12 (14.46%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (10.84%) vSphere
6 7 (8.43%) XenApp
7 6 (7.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (4.82%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (3.61%) VMware Server
10 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (2.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) SCOM
2 13 (15.66%) SCCM
3 8 (9.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 7 (8.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (8.43%) WSUS
5 3 (3.61%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (3.61%) HP ALM
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (2.41%) Data Guard
6 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.41%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.20%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.20%) vMotion
Vendors
1 51 (61.45%) VMware
2 36 (43.37%) Microsoft
3 29 (34.94%) Oracle
4 17 (20.48%) Citrix
5 16 (19.28%) HP
6 8 (9.64%) Cisco
6 8 (9.64%) Lumension
7 6 (7.23%) 3PAR
7 6 (7.23%) Adobe
7 6 (7.23%) IBM
7 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.02%) McAfee
9 4 (4.82%) Atlassian
9 4 (4.82%) BEA
9 4 (4.82%) Ivanti
10 3 (3.61%) Meraki
10 3 (3.61%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (3.61%) Software AG
10 3 (3.61%) webMethods
11 2 (2.41%) Remedy