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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 91 88 98
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 26 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.29% 1.36% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.65% 6.11% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 6
Median daily rate £313 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £325 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.09 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +3.03%
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
460 442 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.91% 22.23% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 251 183
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 27
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.72 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% +45.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £35.50 £16.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -18 13 £288 -23.33% 14
Wakefield - 2 £425 - 2
Bradford +10 1 - -
Castleford - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £275 -
Pudsey - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
4 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
5 22 (52.38%) VMware
6 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (23.81%) Hyper-V
8 10 (23.81%) Finance
8 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
8 10 (23.81%) DNS
9 9 (21.43%) Office 365
10 8 (19.05%) SCCM
11 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (16.67%) SAN
11 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (14.29%) ITIL
13 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
13 5 (11.90%) Cisco
13 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
13 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
13 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (11.90%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (11.90%) Server Building
14 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
14 4 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
14 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
14 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.76%) IIS
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Office 365
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) DNS
2 7 (16.67%) SAN
3 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.52%) LAN
4 4 (9.52%) WAN
5 3 (7.14%) DHCP
5 3 (7.14%) Firewall
6 2 (4.76%) VPN
7 1 (2.38%) DMZ
7 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.38%) Internet
7 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.38%) NAS
7 1 (2.38%) Telepresence
7 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (4.76%) Bitbucket
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Electronics
2 3 (7.14%) Games
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Analyst
1 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Exchange Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Messaging Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Office 365 Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Server Support
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) jQuery
1 1 (2.38%) LINQ
1 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.14%) Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.38%) AIX
7 1 (2.38%) Solaris
7 1 (2.38%) SUSE
7 1 (2.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
2 5 (11.90%) Server Building
3 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.14%) Change Management
4 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.76%) CRM
5 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.76%) Line Management
5 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.38%) TDD
6 1 (2.38%) Time Management
6 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) MCITP
2 2 (4.76%) MCSA
2 2 (4.76%) MCSE
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.76%) NFS
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Server
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) Firmware
6 1 (2.38%) vCloud
6 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (7.14%) Opsview
2 3 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.38%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 22 (52.38%) VMware
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco
4 4 (9.52%) Citrix
4 4 (9.52%) Dell
4 4 (9.52%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) NetApp
5 3 (7.14%) Brocade
5 3 (7.14%) SAP
6 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.76%) Isilon
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.38%) CommVault
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle
7 1 (2.38%) Reuters
7 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec
7 1 (2.38%) Veeam
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