Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 20 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 69 48
Rank change year-on-year -10 -21 -21
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 14 18 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.34% 1.43% 3.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.60% 7.38% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 28
West Sussex median daily rate £100 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -69.23% -7.14% -
South East median daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
West Sussex median hourly rate £19.63 - £16.75
10th Percentile £15.79 - £13.65
90th Percentile £25.79 - £17.50
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £24.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -31.31% +41.43% -17.65%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 250 244 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 23.90% 19.43% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 138 241
West Sussex median daily rate £411 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% +4.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £111 £226 £163
90th Percentile £611 £509 £545
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 22 34
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £22.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.25% +32.84% +8.06%
10th Percentile £14.60 £10.29 £11.48
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.00 £46.63
South East median hourly rate £17.77 £17.06 £18.50
% change year-on-year +4.16% -7.78% +18.49%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in West Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in West Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in West Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Crawley -3 9 £100 -58.33% 2
Worthing -1 4 - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) DHCP
6 4 (28.57%) Publishing
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) AppSense
6 4 (28.57%) NetApp
6 4 (28.57%) XenApp
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (28.57%) Office 365
6 4 (28.57%) EdgeSight
6 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
6 4 (28.57%) Application Virtualisation
7 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 3 (21.43%) SCCM
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (21.43%) HP
7 3 (21.43%) MySQL
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Primavera
1 1 (7.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
2 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) PBX
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (28.57%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Application Virtualisation
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
1 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Proactive Management
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
1 2 (14.29%) MCSA
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (28.57%) XenApp
4 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 2 (14.29%) iptables
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) EdgeSight
2 3 (21.43%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) AppSense
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
5 3 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) Kaseya
6 2 (14.29%) Lotus
7 1 (7.14%) BT
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (7.14%) Intel