The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 94 63 74
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 14 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.84% 1.29% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.59% 5.91% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 1
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£270 £269 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.46% -14.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.70% -4.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
390 220 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 23.48% 21.76% 28.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 144 134
Average daily rate £375 £250 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £150 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 24
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.20 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.29 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £150.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (55.00%) VMware
4 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (42.50%) ITIL
6 16 (40.00%) SQL
7 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
8 13 (32.50%) Oracle
8 13 (32.50%) PL/SQL
9 11 (27.50%) XML
9 11 (27.50%) Cisco
9 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (25.00%) MS Office
11 9 (22.50%) IIS
11 9 (22.50%) .NET
11 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
12 8 (20.00%) Analytics
12 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 8 (20.00%) OLAP
12 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 8 (20.00%) MCSE
12 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 8 (20.00%) SAS
12 8 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
13 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 7 (17.50%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (22.50%) IIS
2 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.00%) SAS
3 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Office
2 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) DNS
2 5 (12.50%) SAN
3 4 (10.00%) LAN
3 4 (10.00%) Internet
4 3 (7.50%) WAN
4 3 (7.50%) DMZ
5 2 (5.00%) DHCP
5 2 (5.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.50%) Firewall
6 1 (2.50%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) NAS
6 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.50%) Skype
6 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.50%) SMTP
6 1 (2.50%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (20.00%) OLAP
1 8 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Subversion
1 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Consultant
2 6 (15.00%) DBA
2 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Migration Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) XML
2 9 (22.50%) .NET
3 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 4 (10.00%) XSLT
6 2 (5.00%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.50%) CSS
7 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (10.00%) Solaris
4 4 (10.00%) Linux
4 4 (10.00%) UNIX
5 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
5 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.00%) CRM
6 2 (5.00%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (2.50%) Service Management
7 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.50%) Critical Success Factor
7 1 (2.50%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.50%) Server Building
7 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) PL/SQL
3 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
5 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (10.00%) MCITP
4 2 (5.00%) MCTS
4 2 (5.00%) CCNP
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CCEA
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) NCDA
5 1 (2.50%) CCEE
5 1 (2.50%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.00%) vSphere
4 4 (10.00%) VirtualBox
5 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.50%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.50%) XenApp
6 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (7.50%) SCOM
3 2 (5.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.50%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Opsview
4 1 (2.50%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) VMware
2 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (32.50%) Oracle
4 11 (27.50%) Cisco
5 3 (7.50%) Citrix
5 3 (7.50%) NetApp
5 3 (7.50%) Brocade
6 2 (5.00%) Intel
7 1 (2.50%) Sophos
7 1 (2.50%) Wyse
7 1 (2.50%) Avaya
7 1 (2.50%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.50%) Veeam
7 1 (2.50%) AppSense
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