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 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 78 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 15 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.89% 0.57% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.60% 2.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £305 £280
% change year-on-year
- +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
326 420 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.26% 26.82% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 182 178
Average daily rate £298 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.75% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 26
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £17.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

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 August 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 22 August 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 +15 13 £269 -14.68% 16
Wakefield - 1 - - 2
Bradford - 1 £275 - 1
Windows Server 2012
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 14 (50.00%) VMware
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
8 8 (28.57%) SAN
8 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 8 (28.57%) ITIL
9 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (25.00%) LAN
9 7 (25.00%) HP
9 7 (25.00%) Citrix
10 6 (21.43%) NetApp
10 6 (21.43%) WAN
10 6 (21.43%) vSphere
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
11 5 (17.86%) Project Management
11 5 (17.86%) VMware ESX
11 5 (17.86%) Finance
11 5 (17.86%) Migration
11 5 (17.86%) Firewall
12 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (14.29%) SCOM
12 4 (14.29%) Dell
12 4 (14.29%) DNS
12 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
12 4 (14.29%) Web Services
12 4 (14.29%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Project
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SAN
2 7 (25.00%) LAN
3 6 (21.43%) WAN
4 5 (17.86%) Firewall
5 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (14.29%) DNS
5 4 (14.29%) DHCP
6 3 (10.71%) SSL
7 2 (7.14%) VPN
8 1 (3.57%) WLAN
8 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
1 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Support Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Wintel Support
4 2 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Junior
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) WCF
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.57%) AppFabric
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) LINQ
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Replication
1 2 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
2 1 (3.57%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) CentOS
5 2 (7.14%) VMS
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.57%) Change Control
6 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) Release Management
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Perl
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C
2 2 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (21.43%) vSphere
4 5 (17.86%) VMware ESX
5 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (7.14%) XenApp
8 1 (3.57%) UAG
8 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
8 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.57%) Cacti
3 1 (3.57%) Hyperic
3 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) HP
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (21.43%) NetApp
5 4 (14.29%) Dell
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco
7 2 (7.14%) BMC
7 2 (7.14%) Symantec
7 2 (7.14%) Remedy
7 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.14%) Sun
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle
7 2 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.57%) Splunk
8 1 (3.57%) Cognos
8 1 (3.57%) Juniper
8 1 (3.57%) IBM
8 1 (3.57%) EMC
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