The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 85 92 85
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 30 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.51% 0.73% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.91% 3.59% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 4
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£375 £396 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.36% +49.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £369 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £438 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £18.23
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +15.19%
Windows Server 2012
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
434 362 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.85% 20.22% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 204 150
Average daily rate £345 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £168 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 33
Average hourly rate £16.86 £15.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.40% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +2 24 £375 -4.45% 8
Bradford -8 6 £331 - 3
Windows Server 2012
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
4 20 (54.05%) VMware
5 19 (51.35%) ITIL
6 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (27.03%) SQL
8 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
8 9 (24.32%) IIS
8 9 (24.32%) MS Office
8 9 (24.32%) .NET
8 9 (24.32%) Oracle
8 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (24.32%) SAN
8 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (21.62%) Oracle OLAP
9 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
9 8 (21.62%) SAS
9 8 (21.62%) OLAP
9 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
9 8 (21.62%) Analytics
10 7 (18.92%) XML
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (18.92%) Cisco
10 7 (18.92%) SCCM
10 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 6 (16.22%) MCSE

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (24.32%) IIS
2 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) SAS
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.70%) Lync
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) SAN
2 5 (13.51%) DNS
3 4 (10.81%) Internet
3 4 (10.81%) VPN
4 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) DMZ
5 2 (5.41%) Firewall
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) Skype
6 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.70%) NAS
6 1 (2.70%) SMTP
6 1 (2.70%) DHCP
6 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle OLAP
1 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (21.62%) OLAP
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (16.22%) Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) DBA
2 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Trainer
6 1 (2.70%) Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
3 7 (18.92%) XML
3 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 2 (5.41%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) NHS
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (21.62%) Analytics
4 5 (13.51%) Migration
4 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.11%) Change Management
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) Security Management
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Critical Success Factor
7 1 (2.70%) Change Control
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.70%) Project Management
7 1 (2.70%) Service Management
7 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.70%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
3 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) MCSE
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.11%) MCITP
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) HND
5 1 (2.70%) CCEE
5 1 (2.70%) CCIA
5 1 (2.70%) MCSA
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CCEA
5 1 (2.70%) NCDA
5 1 (2.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.81%) vSphere
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.70%) XenApp
6 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
2 5 (13.51%) SCOM
3 4 (10.81%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.41%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Opsview
5 1 (2.70%) Nagios
5 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.70%) WSUS
5 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 20 (54.05%) VMware
3 9 (24.32%) Oracle
4 7 (18.92%) Cisco
5 3 (8.11%) NetApp
5 3 (8.11%) Brocade
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) HP
6 2 (5.41%) Veeam
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) McAfee
7 1 (2.70%) Sophos
7 1 (2.70%) Lotus
7 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.70%) Wyse
7 1 (2.70%) AppSense
Bradford
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago