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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 112 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 17 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.67% 1.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.43% 4.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £12.13
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +36.08%
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
495 516 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.53% 22.50% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 272 172
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 49 79
Average hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -18 9 £275 -14.06% 15
North Yorkshire -1 4 - - 5
East Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
South Yorkshire -7 1 £413 +37.50% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (68.18%) VMware
4 42 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 40 (60.61%) Active Directory
6 34 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (37.88%) MS Exchange
8 23 (34.85%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (30.30%) SQL
10 19 (28.79%) SAN
11 17 (25.76%) vSphere
12 16 (24.24%) NetApp
13 14 (21.21%) Finance
14 13 (19.70%) Cisco
14 13 (19.70%) ITIL
14 13 (19.70%) SharePoint
14 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (16.67%) LAN
15 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (16.67%) Migration
16 9 (13.64%) Citrix
16 9 (13.64%) DNS
16 9 (13.64%) VoIP
16 9 (13.64%) MCSE
16 9 (13.64%) SCOM
17 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
17 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
17 8 (12.12%) MS Office
17 8 (12.12%) HP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (37.88%) MS Exchange
2 13 (19.70%) SharePoint
2 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (10.61%) IIS
4 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (7.58%) Lync
6 4 (6.06%) Apache
6 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.06%) JBoss
7 3 (4.55%) IBM Notes
7 3 (4.55%) WorkSite
7 3 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (3.03%) Quickr
8 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.52%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Office
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) SAN
2 11 (16.67%) LAN
3 9 (13.64%) VoIP
3 9 (13.64%) DNS
4 7 (10.61%) DMZ
4 7 (10.61%) Firewall
5 6 (9.09%) WAN
5 6 (9.09%) DHCP
6 4 (6.06%) VPN
6 4 (6.06%) VLAN
6 4 (6.06%) NAS
7 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.55%) PBX
7 3 (4.55%) MGCP
7 3 (4.55%) H.323
8 2 (3.03%) HTTPS
8 2 (3.03%) Intranet
8 2 (3.03%) Internet
8 2 (3.03%) HTTP
8 2 (3.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Legal
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (15.15%) Server Engineer
2 9 (13.64%) Support Engineer
2 9 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (4.55%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Support Technician
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) Web Services
1 1 (1.52%) Middleware
1 1 (1.52%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Clustering
2 5 (7.58%) Replication
3 4 (6.06%) CLARiiON
4 3 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.03%) iSeries
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (1.52%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
5 6 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.06%) Solaris
7 3 (4.55%) VMS
7 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) ITIL
2 11 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.06%) BCP
5 4 (6.06%) Project Management
5 4 (6.06%) High Availability
6 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.03%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.03%) Network Design
7 2 (3.03%) Logistics
7 2 (3.03%) Service Management
7 2 (3.03%) Security Management
7 2 (3.03%) Change Management
7 2 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.52%) Change Control
8 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.52%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.52%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) C
5 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.64%) MCSE
3 5 (7.58%) MCSA
4 4 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.55%) MCITP
6 2 (3.03%) HND
7 1 (1.52%) CCNA
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 40 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 23 (34.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (25.76%) vSphere
4 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.06%) vCloud
6 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (4.55%) ISA Server
6 3 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.03%) Terminal Server
7 2 (3.03%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.52%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) SCOM
2 6 (9.09%) SCCM
3 5 (7.58%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (6.06%) Puppet
4 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (6.06%) EMC Navisphere
4 4 (6.06%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.06%) ZABBIX
5 2 (3.03%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.52%) WSUS
6 1 (1.52%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 45 (68.18%) VMware
2 42 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 16 (24.24%) NetApp
4 13 (19.70%) Cisco
5 9 (13.64%) Citrix
6 8 (12.12%) HP
7 6 (9.09%) McAfee
8 5 (7.58%) EMC
9 4 (6.06%) Oracle
9 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
9 4 (6.06%) CommVault
9 4 (6.06%) Symantec
10 3 (4.55%) Mitel
10 3 (4.55%) Polycom
10 3 (4.55%) ServiceNow
10 3 (4.55%) Reuters
10 3 (4.55%) Avaya
10 3 (4.55%) Siemens
10 3 (4.55%) Lotus
10 3 (4.55%) Dell
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