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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 90 91 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 50 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.68% 1.11% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.85% 5.32% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £160 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £375 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £312
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.25 £22.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £22.50 £30.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £22.50 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.46 £19.70 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+3.83% -24.23%
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
637 489 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.35% 20.86% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 277 264
Average daily rate £325 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 58 62
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.82% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.17 £11.13 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.15 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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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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 -14 23 £325 +34.02% 5
South Yorkshire +2 13 £263 -4.54% 6
North Yorkshire 0 10 £263 -26.31% 3
East Yorkshire - 2 £120 - 1
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (67.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (55.00%) VMware
4 54 (54.00%) Microsoft
5 49 (49.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (43.00%) ITIL
7 37 (37.00%) SQL
7 37 (37.00%) Cisco
8 35 (35.00%) Active Directory
9 31 (31.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (30.00%) NetApp
11 27 (27.00%) IIS
12 25 (25.00%) .NET
13 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
14 22 (22.00%) MS Exchange
15 21 (21.00%) SAN
15 21 (21.00%) Migration
15 21 (21.00%) PowerShell
16 19 (19.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 19 (19.00%) Oracle
17 17 (17.00%) Citrix
17 17 (17.00%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (17.00%) Linux
18 16 (16.00%) HP
18 16 (16.00%) LAN
19 15 (15.00%) WAN
19 15 (15.00%) Red Hat
19 15 (15.00%) Windows 2000
19 15 (15.00%) SharePoint
19 15 (15.00%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (27.00%) IIS
2 22 (22.00%) MS Exchange
3 19 (19.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 13 (13.00%) JBoss
6 8 (8.00%) SAS
7 7 (7.00%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (2.00%) Lync
12 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (15.00%) MS Office
1 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.00%) SAN
2 16 (16.00%) LAN
3 15 (15.00%) WAN
3 15 (15.00%) Firewall
4 10 (10.00%) DNS
5 6 (6.00%) DHCP
5 6 (6.00%) Wireless
5 6 (6.00%) Internet
6 5 (5.00%) Network Security
7 4 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.00%) VPN
8 3 (3.00%) VoIP
8 3 (3.00%) DMZ
9 2 (2.00%) NAS
9 2 (2.00%) VLAN
9 2 (2.00%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.00%) Skype
10 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) OLAP
2 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (8.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.00%) Subversion
2 1 (1.00%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (7.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Electronics
2 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (1.00%) Advertising
3 1 (1.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.00%) Local Government
3 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (19.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (14.00%) Server Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) Migration Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (6.00%) Consultant
6 6 (6.00%) DBA
7 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Project Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (3.00%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.00%) Analyst
9 3 (3.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (8.00%) XML
3 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 4 (4.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.00%) HTML
5 1 (1.00%) XSLT
5 1 (1.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.00%) Clustering
3 4 (4.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.00%) DTV
5 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (67.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (49.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (17.00%) Linux
5 15 (15.00%) Windows 2000
5 15 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 14 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (6.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.00%) UNIX
9 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.00%) ITIL
2 21 (21.00%) Migration
3 12 (12.00%) Change Management
4 11 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (8.00%) Incident Management
5 8 (8.00%) Analytics
6 7 (7.00%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (7.00%) Project Management
7 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.00%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.00%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.00%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.00%) Change Control
10 3 (3.00%) DevOps
10 3 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.00%) SQL
2 21 (21.00%) PowerShell
3 14 (14.00%) VB
3 14 (14.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.00%) VBScript
5 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (17.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (13.00%) MCSE
3 5 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (5.00%) MCITP
4 4 (4.00%) MCTS
5 3 (3.00%) MCP
5 3 (3.00%) MCSA
5 3 (3.00%) CCNA
6 2 (2.00%) CCNP
6 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) NCDA
7 1 (1.00%) CCEE
7 1 (1.00%) CCIA
7 1 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.00%) Degree
7 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.00%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 35 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 31 (31.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (13.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.00%) XenApp
4 8 (8.00%) XenServer
5 6 (6.00%) vSphere
6 4 (4.00%) VMware Server
7 3 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.00%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.00%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.00%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.00%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.00%) vCloud
9 1 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) SCCM
2 6 (6.00%) SCOM
2 6 (6.00%) Foglight
3 5 (5.00%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.00%) WSUS
5 2 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.00%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.00%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.00%) Opsview
6 1 (1.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 55 (55.00%) VMware
2 54 (54.00%) Microsoft
3 37 (37.00%) Cisco
4 30 (30.00%) NetApp
5 19 (19.00%) Oracle
6 17 (17.00%) Citrix
7 16 (16.00%) HP
8 15 (15.00%) Red Hat
9 12 (12.00%) EMC
10 6 (6.00%) New Relic
11 5 (5.00%) Meraki
11 5 (5.00%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.00%) Veeam
13 3 (3.00%) Brocade
13 3 (3.00%) IBM
14 2 (2.00%) SAP
14 2 (2.00%) Intel
14 2 (2.00%) Symantec
14 2 (2.00%) Sophos
14 2 (2.00%) AppSense
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