Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 64 56
Rank change year-on-year -35 -8 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 89 108 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.37% 3.00% 3.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.84% 10.76% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 67 99
Hampshire median daily rate £394 £370 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.42% +12.12% -8.97%
10th Percentile £154 £194 £258
90th Percentile £583 £470 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £336 £325
% change year-on-year +18.96% +3.46% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.27 £13.00 £38.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +225.12% -66.12% +70.56%
10th Percentile £10.23 £10.40 £25.08
90th Percentile £50.50 £18.05 £51.68
South East median hourly rate £23.50 £16.88 £24.75
% change year-on-year +39.26% -31.82% +41.43%

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 1,007 1,004 1,124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.85% 27.93% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 607 677
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% +4.83%
10th Percentile £213 £163 £250
90th Percentile £550 £500 £544
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 68 65
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £20.06 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.95% +33.73% -14.29%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.40 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.50 £48.09 £51.28
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.03
% change year-on-year - +2.76% -5.39%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 14 November 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
Portsmouth -10 20 £600 +77.78% 5
Hook -2 12 £370 -18.01% 2
Basingstoke +9 10 - - 4
Southampton -17 8 £310 -8.15% 4
Havant -3 6 £394 +9.38%
Winchester -5 6 £175 -4.11%
Andover -9 3 £363 +4.32%
Wallington 0 2 £513 -
Fareham -9 2 £279 -12.97%
Aldershot -5 1 £425 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (67.42%) VMware
3 55 (61.80%) Windows Server
4 49 (55.06%) Microsoft
5 46 (51.69%) Active Directory
6 39 (43.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (41.57%) Security Cleared
8 32 (35.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (34.83%) SQL
10 30 (33.71%) HP
11 27 (30.34%) Oracle
11 27 (30.34%) SAN
12 24 (26.97%) Linux
12 24 (26.97%) DHCP
12 24 (26.97%) DNS
13 23 (25.84%) Citrix
13 23 (25.84%) PowerShell
13 23 (25.84%) SC Cleared
14 21 (23.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 21 (23.60%) Hyper-V
15 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Azure
16 19 (21.35%) Red Hat
16 19 (21.35%) Windows 10
17 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (20.22%) vSphere
17 18 (20.22%) Unix
18 16 (17.98%) AIX
18 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
18 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2003
18 16 (17.98%) Firewall

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 10 (11.24%) IIS
2 8 (8.99%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.99%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (7.87%) Confluence
4 6 (6.74%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.49%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.37%) Apache
6 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.12%) Hyperledger
7 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (17.98%) IaaS
3 14 (15.73%) PaaS
3 14 (15.73%) SaaS
4 8 (8.99%) Office 365
5 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.34%) SAN
2 24 (26.97%) DHCP
2 24 (26.97%) DNS
3 16 (17.98%) Firewall
4 8 (8.99%) SSL
5 7 (7.87%) LAN
5 7 (7.87%) MPLS
5 7 (7.87%) WAN
6 6 (6.74%) BGP
6 6 (6.74%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (6.74%) SNMP
6 6 (6.74%) VoIP
7 5 (5.62%) EIGRP
7 5 (5.62%) FCoE
7 5 (5.62%) IPsec
7 5 (5.62%) iSCSI
7 5 (5.62%) OSPF
7 5 (5.62%) VPLS
7 5 (5.62%) VPN
7 5 (5.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database
3 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (4.49%) SQLPlus
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.12%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.12%) DB2
8 1 (1.12%) MySQL
8 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.12%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) JIRA
2 5 (5.62%) HP UFT
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (5.62%) Selenium
2 5 (5.62%) SoapUI
2 5 (5.62%) SpecFlow
2 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.49%) MSI
3 4 (4.49%) Toad
4 3 (3.37%) Ant
4 3 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.37%) LoadRunner
4 3 (3.37%) TestNG
4 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.12%) Subversion
5 1 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (7.87%) Military
2 3 (3.37%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (15.73%) Architect
1 14 (15.73%) Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (13.48%) Analyst
3 9 (10.11%) Integration Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Consultant
5 7 (7.87%) Developer
5 7 (7.87%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Network Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.49%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) SharePoint Specialist
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.85%) Middleware
2 11 (12.36%) .NET
3 8 (8.99%) Web Services
4 6 (6.74%) CSS
5 3 (3.37%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.37%) 802.1X
5 3 (3.37%) Entity Framework
5 3 (3.37%) jQuery
5 3 (3.37%) WCF
5 3 (3.37%) XML
5 3 (3.37%) XSLT
6 2 (2.25%) Web Services Management
7 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.12%) Kafka
7 1 (1.12%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.24%) Clustering
2 10 (11.24%) PKI
3 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.37%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.25%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.12%) CESG
5 1 (1.12%) CMDB
5 1 (1.12%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.12%) IVR
5 1 (1.12%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (61.80%) Windows Server
3 32 (35.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (26.97%) Linux
5 21 (23.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (21.35%) Windows 10
7 18 (20.22%) Unix
8 16 (17.98%) AIX
8 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (16.85%) Windows 7
10 14 (15.73%) Windows XP
11 4 (4.49%) Solaris
11 4 (4.49%) Windows Vista
12 2 (2.25%) CentOS
12 2 (2.25%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.73%) Network Design
2 13 (14.61%) DevOps
3 10 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.99%) High Availability
4 8 (8.99%) Migration
4 8 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (8.99%) Test Scripting
5 7 (7.87%) ITIL
5 7 (7.87%) Service Management
6 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (6.74%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.74%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (6.74%) NsoIT
6 6 (6.74%) Storage Management
7 5 (5.62%) API Testing
7 5 (5.62%) Data Protection
7 5 (5.62%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.62%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (5.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.83%) SQL
2 23 (25.84%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.99%) C#
3 8 (8.99%) Java
4 5 (5.62%) F#
5 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.49%) VBScript
6 2 (2.25%) C
7 1 (1.12%) Perl
7 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (41.57%) Security Cleared
2 23 (25.84%) SC Cleared
3 15 (16.85%) DV Cleared
4 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (8.99%) MCSE
6 6 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.74%) MCSA
7 5 (5.62%) CCNP
7 5 (5.62%) ISEB
7 5 (5.62%) ISEB Practitioner
7 5 (5.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.25%) Degree
9 1 (1.12%) CCNA
9 1 (1.12%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.12%) MCDST
9 1 (1.12%) MCP
9 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (1.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 46 (51.69%) Active Directory
2 39 (43.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (23.60%) Hyper-V
4 18 (20.22%) vSphere
5 16 (17.98%) XenApp
6 14 (15.73%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (15.73%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (12.36%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.37%) DFS Replication
8 3 (3.37%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.25%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (1.12%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.12%) Docker
10 1 (1.12%) ProxySG
10 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (15.73%) Data Guard
2 12 (13.48%) SCCM
3 10 (11.24%) SCOM
4 9 (10.11%) vCenter Server
5 6 (6.74%) Failover Clustering
5 6 (6.74%) PowerCLI
6 5 (5.62%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (5.62%) HP ALM
6 5 (5.62%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (5.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (5.62%) SCVMM
6 5 (5.62%) WSUS
7 2 (2.25%) SCSM
7 2 (2.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (2.25%) vRealize
8 1 (1.12%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 60 (67.42%) VMware
2 49 (55.06%) Microsoft
3 30 (33.71%) HP
4 27 (30.34%) Oracle
5 23 (25.84%) Citrix
6 19 (21.35%) Red Hat
7 15 (16.85%) 3PAR
8 14 (15.73%) IBM
9 12 (13.48%) Cisco
9 12 (13.48%) SolarWinds
10 9 (10.11%) EMC
11 8 (8.99%) McAfee
12 7 (7.87%) Dell
12 7 (7.87%) Juniper
13 6 (6.74%) Dell Compellent
14 5 (5.62%) CheckPoint
14 5 (5.62%) Software AG
14 5 (5.62%) webMethods
15 4 (4.49%) Lumension
16 3 (3.37%) Atlassian