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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 100 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 19 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.50% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.73% 1.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.27% +15.62%
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
510 580 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.04% 26.56% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 307 198
Average daily rate £320 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 61 48
Average hourly rate £13.38 £12.52 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.82% -16.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 15 £275 - 13
South Yorkshire +6 2 - - 3
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (82.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
4 25 (54.35%) VMware
5 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
7 14 (30.43%) Migration
8 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (26.09%) Citrix
9 12 (26.09%) SAN
10 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
10 11 (23.91%) ITIL
11 10 (21.74%) LAN
11 10 (21.74%) HP
12 9 (19.57%) WAN
12 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
12 9 (19.57%) Finance
12 9 (19.57%) vSphere
13 8 (17.39%) Project Management
13 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
13 8 (17.39%) NetApp
14 7 (15.22%) SQL
14 7 (15.22%) Firewall
14 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
14 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
15 6 (13.04%) XenServer
15 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
15 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (13.04%) VMware ESX
15 6 (13.04%) DNS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.52%) IIS
4 3 (6.52%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Apache
6 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.17%) Lync
6 1 (2.17%) Quickr
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Project
3 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) SAN
2 10 (21.74%) LAN
3 9 (19.57%) WAN
4 7 (15.22%) Firewall
5 6 (13.04%) DNS
6 5 (10.87%) DHCP
6 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (6.52%) SSL
8 2 (4.35%) Intranet
8 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.35%) VPN
8 2 (4.35%) VoIP
9 1 (2.17%) IPv4
9 1 (2.17%) WLAN
9 1 (2.17%) FTP
9 1 (2.17%) HTTP
9 1 (2.17%) SNMP
9 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.17%) PBX
9 1 (2.17%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Administrator
3 4 (8.70%) Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Support Specialist
4 3 (6.52%) Migration Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Build Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Citrix Specialist
4 3 (6.52%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Wintel Support
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
1 3 (6.52%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.17%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.17%) WCF
2 1 (2.17%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) User Experience
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Replication
3 2 (4.35%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.35%) Firmware
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) iSeries
4 1 (2.17%) FMCG
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (82.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.52%) VMS
6 3 (6.52%) UNIX
6 3 (6.52%) CentOS
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.17%) Solaris
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Migration
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 8 (17.39%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.52%) Change Management
6 3 (6.52%) Service Management
6 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (4.35%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.17%) ERP
8 1 (2.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.17%) BCP
8 1 (2.17%) Workflow
8 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
1 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.52%) VBScript
2 3 (6.52%) Perl
3 2 (4.35%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.52%) CCA
2 3 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (6.52%) CCEA
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.52%) CCNA
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
4 1 (2.17%) MCITP
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (19.57%) vSphere
4 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
5 6 (13.04%) XenServer
5 6 (13.04%) VMware ESX
6 5 (10.87%) XenApp
7 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
7 3 (6.52%) VMware Server
7 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.17%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.17%) vCloud
8 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) SCCM
2 4 (8.70%) SCOM
3 3 (6.52%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.35%) SCDPM
4 2 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.17%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.17%) Cacti
5 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Hyperic
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 25 (54.35%) VMware
3 12 (26.09%) Citrix
4 10 (21.74%) HP
5 8 (17.39%) NetApp
6 5 (10.87%) Cisco
7 4 (8.70%) Dell
8 3 (6.52%) Symantec
8 3 (6.52%) Wyse
8 3 (6.52%) AppSense
8 3 (6.52%) Veeam
9 2 (4.35%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.35%) Remedy
9 2 (4.35%) IBM
9 2 (4.35%) EMC
9 2 (4.35%) BMC
10 1 (2.17%) Lotus
10 1 (2.17%) Avaya
10 1 (2.17%) Juniper
Shipley, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 21 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 150-200 Per Day
Posted: 10 days ago