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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 72 79 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 22 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.65% 0.78% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.98% 3.57% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 3
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£375 £393 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +50.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £255
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £19.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.63%
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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
315 252 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 23.58% 21.88% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 144 85
Average daily rate £325 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 15
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.20 £57.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 16 (47.06%) VMware
5 15 (44.12%) ITIL
6 12 (35.29%) SQL
7 10 (29.41%) MS Office
8 9 (26.47%) PL/SQL
8 9 (26.47%) .NET
8 9 (26.47%) Oracle
8 9 (26.47%) IIS
8 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
8 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (23.53%) Oracle OLAP
9 8 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (23.53%) SAS
9 8 (23.53%) OLAP
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
9 8 (23.53%) MCSE
9 8 (23.53%) Analytics
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.59%) XML
10 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
10 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (17.65%) SAN
11 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (26.47%) IIS
2 8 (23.53%) SAS
3 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (8.82%) WorkSite
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.94%) Lync
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.94%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 5 (14.71%) NAS
3 4 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
4 2 (5.88%) VPN
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.94%) Skype
5 1 (2.94%) SMTP
5 1 (2.94%) DHCP
5 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.94%) Internet
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) OLAP
1 8 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle OLAP
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (8.82%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Consultant
2 6 (17.65%) DBA
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (11.76%) Project Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Support Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Trainer
6 1 (2.94%) Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.59%) XML
3 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (23.53%) Analytics
4 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.82%) Service Management
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.94%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) PL/SQL
3 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (23.53%) MCSE
3 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (14.71%) MCSA
5 2 (5.88%) CCNA
5 2 (5.88%) MCITP
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCEE
6 1 (2.94%) CCIA
6 1 (2.94%) MCTS
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCEA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
1 2 (5.88%) SCOM
1 2 (5.88%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.94%) Opsview
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) VMware
3 9 (26.47%) Oracle
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) NetApp
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 3 (8.82%) CommVault
6 3 (8.82%) Reuters
6 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
6 3 (8.82%) Zerto
7 1 (2.94%) Lotus
7 1 (2.94%) McAfee
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos
7 1 (2.94%) Wyse
7 1 (2.94%) AppSense
7 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.94%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Sun
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