The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 74 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 49 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.89% 1.06% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.54% 4.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 0
Average daily rate
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£295 £295 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+51.51% -17.50%
Windows Server 2012
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
574 526 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.10% 23.18% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 282 211
Average daily rate £313 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £172 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 59 68
Average hourly rate £12.25 £12.52 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% -24.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £23.75 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 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
West Yorkshire +5 30 £290 +0.43% 16
North Yorkshire +9 9 £330 -12.00% 4
South Yorkshire +4 9 £100 - 8
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (88.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (68.57%) VMware
4 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
5 39 (55.71%) Active Directory
6 34 (48.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (41.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (31.43%) vSphere
8 22 (31.43%) MS Exchange
9 21 (30.00%) NetApp
10 20 (28.57%) SAN
11 17 (24.29%) SharePoint
11 17 (24.29%) SQL
12 14 (20.00%) ITIL
12 14 (20.00%) HP
13 13 (18.57%) Citrix
13 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (18.57%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (17.14%) Cisco
14 12 (17.14%) DNS
14 12 (17.14%) Finance
15 11 (15.71%) Migration
15 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
15 11 (15.71%) LAN
16 10 (14.29%) MCSE
16 10 (14.29%) SCOM
17 9 (12.86%) VoIP
17 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
17 9 (12.86%) DHCP
18 8 (11.43%) WAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 22 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 17 (24.29%) SharePoint
3 13 (18.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (11.43%) IIS
5 6 (8.57%) Office Communications Server
5 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (8.57%) Lync
6 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (5.71%) Apache
7 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.71%) JBoss
8 3 (4.29%) WorkSite
9 2 (2.86%) IBM Notes
9 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.86%) Quickr
10 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.57%) SAN
2 12 (17.14%) DNS
3 11 (15.71%) LAN
4 9 (12.86%) VoIP
4 9 (12.86%) DHCP
5 8 (11.43%) WAN
6 7 (10.00%) DMZ
7 5 (7.14%) Firewall
8 4 (5.71%) H.323
8 4 (5.71%) MGCP
8 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.71%) PBX
8 4 (5.71%) NAS
9 3 (4.29%) VPN
10 2 (2.86%) Intranet
10 2 (2.86%) Internet
10 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.86%) HTTPS
10 2 (2.86%) HTTP
10 2 (2.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.29%) Legal
3 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Exchange Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Wintel Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (1.43%) AppFabric
2 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.43%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.43%) WCF
2 1 (1.43%) XML
2 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.43%) .NET
2 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Clustering
2 6 (8.57%) Replication
3 5 (7.14%) CLARiiON
4 4 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.86%) iSeries
5 2 (2.86%) FMCG
5 2 (2.86%) User Experience
5 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.43%) PKI
6 1 (1.43%) CMDB
6 1 (1.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (88.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (48.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.14%) VMS
6 4 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.71%) Solaris
7 3 (4.29%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) ITIL
2 11 (15.71%) Migration
3 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (10.00%) Project Management
4 5 (7.14%) High Availability
4 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.71%) BCP
5 4 (5.71%) Service Management
6 2 (2.86%) Change Management
6 2 (2.86%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.86%) Logistics
6 2 (2.86%) Network Design
6 2 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.43%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.43%) Change Control
7 1 (1.43%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.43%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.43%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.43%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.29%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.43%) C
4 1 (1.43%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.29%) MCSE
3 6 (8.57%) MCSA
4 5 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (5.71%) MCITP
6 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 39 (55.71%) Active Directory
2 29 (41.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (31.43%) vSphere
4 7 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.57%) VMware ESX
6 5 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.71%) ISA Server
7 4 (5.71%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (5.71%) vCloud
8 2 (2.86%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.86%) XenApp
8 2 (2.86%) XenServer
9 1 (1.43%) UAG
9 1 (1.43%) Firmware
9 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) SCOM
2 7 (10.00%) SCCM
3 6 (8.57%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.71%) EMC Navisphere
4 4 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (5.71%) ZABBIX
4 4 (5.71%) Puppet
4 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.43%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.43%) WSUS
6 1 (1.43%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 48 (68.57%) VMware
2 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 21 (30.00%) NetApp
4 14 (20.00%) HP
5 13 (18.57%) Citrix
6 12 (17.14%) Cisco
7 6 (8.57%) Symantec
7 6 (8.57%) Dell
8 5 (7.14%) EMC
8 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.14%) McAfee
9 4 (5.71%) CommVault
9 4 (5.71%) Avaya
9 4 (5.71%) Oracle
9 4 (5.71%) Polycom
10 3 (4.29%) ServiceNow
10 3 (4.29%) IBM
10 3 (4.29%) Sun
10 3 (4.29%) Siemens
10 3 (4.29%) Remedy
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