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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 79 82 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 41 46 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.21% 2.02% 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.05% 8.26% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 9
Median daily rate £325 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £173 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £400 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -31.37%
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
371 557 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.02% 24.51% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 316 211
Median daily rate £360 £380 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +24.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £195 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 55 39
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +0.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £17.50 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +13 23 £325 +8.33% 9
Bradford +5 11 £365 +2.81% 3
Wakefield - 3 £188 - 1
Halifax +7 1 £300 +33.33%
Windows Server 2012
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (85.92%) Windows Server
3 50 (70.42%) VMware
4 42 (59.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
6 34 (47.89%) Active Directory
7 28 (39.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (32.39%) PowerShell
8 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
9 20 (28.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (25.35%) SCCM
10 18 (25.35%) Office 365
11 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (22.54%) Firewall
12 16 (22.54%) Linux
13 14 (19.72%) Citrix
13 14 (19.72%) SAN
14 13 (18.31%) Red Hat
14 13 (18.31%) DNS
14 13 (18.31%) Hyper-V
15 12 (16.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (16.90%) SCOM
15 12 (16.90%) Migration
15 12 (16.90%) Cisco
16 11 (15.49%) LAN
16 11 (15.49%) WAN
16 11 (15.49%) DHCP
16 11 (15.49%) HP
16 11 (15.49%) ITIL

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 11 (15.49%) IIS
2 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.45%) Skype for Business
4 5 (7.04%) SAS
4 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.41%) Apache
6 1 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.35%) Office 365
2 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) Firewall
2 14 (19.72%) SAN
3 13 (18.31%) DNS
4 11 (15.49%) DHCP
4 11 (15.49%) LAN
4 11 (15.49%) WAN
5 8 (11.27%) MPLS
6 6 (8.45%) Internet
7 5 (7.04%) DSL
7 5 (7.04%) iSCSI
7 5 (7.04%) NAS
7 5 (7.04%) Structured Cabling
7 5 (7.04%) VRRP
8 3 (4.23%) HTTP
8 3 (4.23%) NetScaler
8 3 (4.23%) Skype
8 3 (4.23%) SMTP
8 3 (4.23%) SSL
9 2 (2.82%) FTP
9 2 (2.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (8.45%) TeamCity
3 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.63%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.82%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.82%) JIRA
6 1 (1.41%) MSI
6 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
1 7 (9.86%) Legal
2 2 (2.82%) iGaming
2 2 (2.82%) Retail
2 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (23.94%) Windows Engineer
3 15 (21.13%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Server Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Design Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) PowerShell Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) Web Services
2 3 (4.23%) .NET
3 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.41%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.41%) HTML
3 1 (1.41%) jQuery
3 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Licensing
3 3 (4.23%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) PKI
5 1 (1.41%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (85.92%) Windows Server
3 42 (59.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (28.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (22.54%) Linux
6 12 (16.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (11.27%) Windows 7
8 5 (7.04%) Android
9 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.82%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.41%) CentOS
11 1 (1.41%) Unix
11 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) Migration
2 11 (15.49%) ITIL
3 8 (11.27%) DevOps
4 7 (9.86%) Load Balancing
5 5 (7.04%) Software Licensing
6 4 (5.63%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 4 (5.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (5.63%) CRM
6 4 (5.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.23%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.23%) Scrum
7 3 (4.23%) Web Development
8 2 (2.82%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.82%) High Availability
8 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.82%) Project Management
8 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.39%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.45%) SQL
3 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.23%) Perl
4 2 (2.82%) C#
4 2 (2.82%) Java
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.82%) PHP
5 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (5.63%) MCSE
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.23%) AWS Certification
2 3 (4.23%) CCNA
2 3 (4.23%) MCSA
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.41%) CCDP
3 1 (1.41%) CCNP
3 1 (1.41%) CITP
3 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (47.89%) Active Directory
2 28 (39.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.31%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.27%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (8.45%) Docker
5 6 (8.45%) vSphere
5 6 (8.45%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.82%) XenApp
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.41%) OpenSIPS
7 1 (1.41%) Squid
7 1 (1.41%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.41%) vCloud
7 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (25.35%) SCCM
2 12 (16.90%) SCOM
3 9 (12.68%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (12.68%) Puppet
4 5 (7.04%) vMotion
5 3 (4.23%) Opsview
6 2 (2.82%) Ansible
6 2 (2.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Salt
7 1 (1.41%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.41%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.41%) WMI
7 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (70.42%) VMware
2 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
3 14 (19.72%) Citrix
4 13 (18.31%) Red Hat
5 12 (16.90%) Cisco
6 11 (15.49%) HP
7 8 (11.27%) NetApp
8 7 (9.86%) Dell
9 5 (7.04%) F5
9 5 (7.04%) NETGEAR
9 5 (7.04%) SonicWALL
10 4 (5.63%) Brocade
10 4 (5.63%) CommVault
10 4 (5.63%) Splunk
11 3 (4.23%) Avaya
11 3 (4.23%) iManage
11 3 (4.23%) Reuters
11 3 (4.23%) Riverbed
11 3 (4.23%) ServiceNow
11 3 (4.23%) Zerto
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £competitive day rate
Posted: 4 days ago