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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 77 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 27 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.58% 1.19% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.80% 5.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 0
Average daily rate
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£280 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.25 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £20.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.35% +1.25%
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
397 356 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.19% 23.50% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 186 101
Average daily rate £293 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 26 25
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.45 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -17.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.00 £45.00 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 -5 17 £285 -1.72% 12
Bradford - 9 £275 -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Halifax - - - - 4
Windows Server 2012
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (91.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (70.59%) VMware
3 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
5 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (38.24%) vSphere
6 13 (38.24%) SAN
7 12 (35.29%) NetApp
7 12 (35.29%) MS Exchange
7 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 8 (23.53%) HP
8 8 (23.53%) Finance
9 7 (20.59%) IIS
9 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 6 (17.65%) LAN
10 6 (17.65%) DNS
10 6 (17.65%) Citrix
10 6 (17.65%) DMZ
10 6 (17.65%) Migration
11 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
11 5 (14.71%) Dell
11 5 (14.71%) Project Management
11 5 (14.71%) VMS
11 5 (14.71%) DHCP
11 5 (14.71%) ITIL
12 4 (11.76%) WAN
12 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 12 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.94%) Lync
6 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) DMZ
2 6 (17.65%) LAN
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
3 5 (14.71%) DHCP
4 4 (11.76%) Firewall
4 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.88%) VPN
6 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
6 2 (5.88%) HTTP
7 1 (2.94%) VoIP
7 1 (2.94%) WLAN
7 1 (2.94%) Wireless
7 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Server Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Wintel Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Wintel Support
6 2 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) VMWare Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.94%) WCF
2 1 (2.94%) AppFabric
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Replication
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) CMDB
3 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (91.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (14.71%) VMS
5 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Migration
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.94%) Workflow
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) ERP
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Release Management
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (38.24%) vSphere
4 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
5 4 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.88%) XenApp
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.94%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCOM
2 3 (8.82%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
1 24 (70.59%) VMware
2 12 (35.29%) NetApp
3 8 (23.53%) HP
4 6 (17.65%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) Dell
6 3 (8.82%) Remedy
7 2 (5.88%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (5.88%) Sun
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco
7 2 (5.88%) BMC
7 2 (5.88%) Symantec
8 1 (2.94%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.94%) Siemens
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) Sage
8 1 (2.94%) IBM
8 1 (2.94%) EMC
8 1 (2.94%) Juniper
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