The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Yorkshire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 91 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 20 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.86% 0.47% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.15% 1.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate
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£305 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £313 -
% change year-on-year
+0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
-25.96% -
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
482 619 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.84% 29.18% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 278 242
Average daily rate £275 £310 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 63 66
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £10.13 £9.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.70 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows Server 2012
England

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 July 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 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
North Yorkshire - 8 £356 - 5
West Yorkshire +5 7 £258 -22.55% 18
South Yorkshire +4 4 £275 +10.00% 3
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
4 22 (51.16%) VMware
5 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (32.56%) Citrix
6 14 (32.56%) Finance
7 12 (27.91%) Migration
7 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
8 10 (23.26%) HP
8 10 (23.26%) SAN
8 10 (23.26%) ITIL
8 10 (23.26%) XenServer
9 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
9 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
9 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
10 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
10 8 (18.60%) SQL
10 8 (18.60%) LAN
11 7 (16.28%) WAN
11 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
12 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
12 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
12 6 (13.95%) Project Management
12 6 (13.95%) XenApp
12 6 (13.95%) vSphere
13 5 (11.63%) XenDesktop
13 5 (11.63%) Veeam
13 5 (11.63%) Application Packaging

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.65%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (4.65%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.33%) Apache
6 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.33%) Quickr
6 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Project
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) SAN
2 8 (18.60%) LAN
3 7 (16.28%) WAN
4 5 (11.63%) Firewall
5 4 (9.30%) DNS
6 3 (6.98%) SSL
6 3 (6.98%) DHCP
6 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (6.98%) Intranet
7 2 (4.65%) VPN
7 2 (4.65%) IPv4
8 1 (2.33%) VoIP
8 1 (2.33%) WLAN
8 1 (2.33%) FTP
8 1 (2.33%) SNMP
8 1 (2.33%) Internet
8 1 (2.33%) Wireless
8 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (13.95%) Consultant
2 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
2 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Citrix Specialist
2 5 (11.63%) Build Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Architect
4 3 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Migration Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) Support Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.65%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Application Packaging
2 4 (9.30%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.65%) WCF
4 1 (2.33%) LINQ
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.33%) AppFabric
4 1 (2.33%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Firmware
2 2 (4.65%) Replication
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) PKI
3 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.33%) FMCG
3 1 (2.33%) iSeries
3 1 (2.33%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
5 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.98%) UNIX
6 3 (6.98%) CentOS
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.33%) Solaris
8 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Migration
2 10 (23.26%) ITIL
3 6 (13.95%) Project Management
4 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) Change Management
5 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.98%) Service Management
5 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
5 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.65%) PRINCE
6 2 (4.65%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) Network Design
7 1 (2.33%) Logistics
7 1 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
2 8 (18.60%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) VBScript
4 3 (6.98%) Perl
5 2 (4.65%) C
5 2 (4.65%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) CCNA
1 5 (11.63%) CCA
1 5 (11.63%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (11.63%) CCEA
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) XenServer
3 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
5 6 (13.95%) XenApp
5 6 (13.95%) vSphere
6 5 (11.63%) VMware Server
6 5 (11.63%) XenDesktop
7 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
8 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.33%) UAG
9 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
9 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) SCCM
1 4 (9.30%) SCDPM
2 3 (6.98%) SCOM
3 2 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.33%) Cacti
4 1 (2.33%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 22 (51.16%) VMware
3 14 (32.56%) Citrix
4 10 (23.26%) HP
5 5 (11.63%) Wyse
5 5 (11.63%) AppSense
5 5 (11.63%) Veeam
6 3 (6.98%) NetApp
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle
7 2 (4.65%) Dell
7 2 (4.65%) Sun
7 2 (4.65%) BMC
7 2 (4.65%) Symantec
7 2 (4.65%) Remedy
8 1 (2.33%) Lotus
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) Cognos
8 1 (2.33%) IBM
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