Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 23 November 2017 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 > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 45 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 -13 +20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 9 10 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.89% 1.95% 5.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.49% 8.70% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 38
Southampton median daily rate £338 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -13.79% +7.41%
10th Percentile £215 £235 £350
90th Percentile £375 £344 £375
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £330 £363
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.97% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Southampton median hourly rate - - £37.96
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £38.38 £18.75
% change year-on-year -66.12% +104.67% -30.56%

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 Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 106 115 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 22.27% 22.42% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 70 132
Southampton median daily rate £300 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £125 £155 £264
90th Percentile £419 £513 £399
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year +1.97% +4.83% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 23
Southampton median hourly rate £27.38 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +119.00% -37.50% -24.53%
10th Percentile £14.50 £10.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.35 £15.50 £47.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.63 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.20% -14.29% +9.38%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Southampton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 1 (11.11%) Acme Packet
5 1 (11.11%) Sonus
5 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
5 1 (11.11%) Skype
5 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
5 1 (11.11%) Server Building
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) Skype
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Expert
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Lync Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Server Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Server Migration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Server Building
2 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
2 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Acme Packet
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Sonus
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam