Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 15 October 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 34 35
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 13 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.50% 2.42% 2.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.48% 10.29% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Portsmouth median daily rate £269 £111 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +142.34% -65.85% -23.53%
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £370 £339
% change year-on-year +12.16% +9.23% -6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.05 - £38.38
10th Percentile £39.48 - £25.08
90th Percentile £49.70 - £51.68
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £38.38
% change year-on-year +34.62% -66.12% +70.56%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 124 68 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 23.85% 23.53% 39.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 79
Portsmouth median daily rate £385 £375 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% -13.79% +24.29%
10th Percentile £146 £111 £280
90th Percentile £536 £500 £540
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 4 27
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.46 £49.60 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.39% +3.69% -
10th Percentile £13.07 £46.21 £27.45
90th Percentile £50.00 £59.31 £53.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.63 £20.06 £34.00
% change year-on-year +2.82% -41.00% +94.29%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Portsmouth.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Portsmouth

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Portsmouth.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) vSphere
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
3 10 (76.92%) DHCP
3 10 (76.92%) DNS
3 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
5 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
5 7 (53.85%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (46.15%) High Availability
6 6 (46.15%) Failover Clustering
6 6 (46.15%) PowerCLI
6 6 (46.15%) Dell Compellent
6 6 (46.15%) vCenter Server
6 6 (46.15%) Storage Management
6 6 (46.15%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) SNMP
6 6 (46.15%) Dell
6 6 (46.15%) EMC
6 6 (46.15%) Juniper
6 6 (46.15%) Clustering
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (30.77%) SCOM
8 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
8 4 (30.77%) WSUS

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.69%) Confluence
3 1 (7.69%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DHCP
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) SNMP
3 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) CouchDB
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
1 3 (23.08%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
1 1 (7.69%) Kafka
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Solaris
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) AIX
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) High Availability
1 6 (46.15%) Network Load Balancing
1 6 (46.15%) Storage Management
2 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) NsoIT
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Demand Management
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
1 11 (84.62%) vSphere
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (53.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Failover Clustering
1 6 (46.15%) PowerCLI
1 6 (46.15%) vCenter Server
2 4 (30.77%) SCOM
2 4 (30.77%) WSUS
3 3 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Dell
2 6 (46.15%) Dell Compellent
2 6 (46.15%) EMC
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) McAfee
5 1 (7.69%) Atlassian