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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 88 87 102
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 58 68 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.04% 2.13% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.93% 9.28% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 10
Median daily rate £300 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £375 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -42.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -32.69%
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
584 733 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.54% 23.00% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 410 280
Median daily rate £365 £375 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +24.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £167 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 86 77
Median hourly rate £14.49 £13.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.57 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.53 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +7 42 £325 -4.41% 15
North Yorkshire +4 9 £300 +4.34% 1
South Yorkshire +2 5 £288 +9.52% 6
East Yorkshire - 1 £290 - 1
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 112 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (76.79%) Windows Server
3 74 (66.07%) VMware
4 61 (54.46%) Microsoft
5 58 (51.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (45.54%) Active Directory
7 39 (34.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (27.68%) SQL Server
9 28 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 27 (24.11%) Office 365
11 26 (23.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (22.32%) SCCM
13 22 (19.64%) SAN
14 20 (17.86%) MS Exchange
15 19 (16.96%) Linux
15 19 (16.96%) Migration
15 19 (16.96%) Hyper-V
15 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (15.18%) Firewall
16 17 (15.18%) Cisco
16 17 (15.18%) DNS
16 17 (15.18%) Data Centre
17 16 (14.29%) Citrix
17 16 (14.29%) WAN
17 16 (14.29%) IIS
18 15 (13.39%) LAN
18 15 (13.39%) DHCP
18 15 (13.39%) SCOM
19 14 (12.50%) ITIL
19 14 (12.50%) Red Hat

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.29%) IIS
3 8 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.25%) Skype for Business
5 6 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.46%) SAS
7 4 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.89%) Apache
9 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.89%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.89%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.89%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) MS Office
2 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (24.11%) Office 365
2 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (11.61%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.46%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.64%) SAN
2 17 (15.18%) DNS
2 17 (15.18%) Firewall
3 16 (14.29%) WAN
4 15 (13.39%) DHCP
4 15 (13.39%) LAN
5 8 (7.14%) MPLS
6 6 (5.36%) Internet
7 5 (4.46%) DSL
7 5 (4.46%) iSCSI
7 5 (4.46%) NAS
7 5 (4.46%) Structured Cabling
7 5 (4.46%) VoIP
7 5 (4.46%) VRRP
8 4 (3.57%) IP Telephony
8 4 (3.57%) Network Security
8 4 (3.57%) Skype
8 4 (3.57%) SSL
9 3 (2.68%) HTTP
9 3 (2.68%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.68%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 6 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.46%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.79%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.79%) JIRA
5 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.89%) MSI
General
1 10 (8.93%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Legal
3 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.79%) iGaming
4 2 (1.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Games
5 1 (0.89%) Law
5 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (38.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (16.96%) Windows Engineer
3 18 (16.07%) Support Engineer
4 15 (13.39%) Infrastructure Support
4 15 (13.39%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 12 (10.71%) Server Engineer
6 10 (8.93%) Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.46%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (3.57%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) Web Services
2 4 (3.57%) .NET
3 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.89%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.89%) HTML
4 1 (0.89%) jQuery
4 1 (0.89%) LAMP
4 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.46%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Licensing
2 5 (4.46%) Replication
3 3 (2.68%) Clustering
3 3 (2.68%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.89%) PKI
4 1 (0.89%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 112 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (76.79%) Windows Server
3 58 (51.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (23.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (16.96%) Linux
6 13 (11.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (10.71%) Windows 7
8 7 (6.25%) Android
9 5 (4.46%) Apple iOS
10 4 (3.57%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.68%) Unix
12 1 (0.89%) CentOS
12 1 (0.89%) Solaris
12 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.96%) Migration
2 14 (12.50%) ITIL
3 10 (8.93%) DevOps
4 7 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.46%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 5 (4.46%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (4.46%) CRM
5 5 (4.46%) ITIL V3
5 5 (4.46%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (4.46%) Software Licensing
6 4 (3.57%) ERP
6 4 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (3.57%) Web Development
7 3 (2.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.68%) High Availability
7 3 (2.68%) Project Management
7 3 (2.68%) Scrum
8 2 (1.79%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.82%) SQL
3 4 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.68%) Java
4 3 (2.68%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.68%) Perl
4 3 (2.68%) PHP
5 2 (1.79%) C#
5 2 (1.79%) VBScript
6 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.14%) Degree
3 5 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.57%) AWS Certification
4 4 (3.57%) CCNA
4 4 (3.57%) MCSE
5 3 (2.68%) MCSA
5 3 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.89%) CCDP
6 1 (0.89%) CCNP
6 1 (0.89%) CITP
6 1 (0.89%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (45.54%) Active Directory
2 39 (34.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (16.96%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.14%) Docker
4 8 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.36%) vSphere
5 6 (5.36%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.57%) XenApp
7 3 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.79%) Squid
9 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.89%) OpenSIPS
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.89%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.89%) vCloud
9 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (22.32%) SCCM
2 15 (13.39%) SCOM
3 10 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.93%) Puppet
4 5 (4.46%) vMotion
5 3 (2.68%) Opsview
6 2 (1.79%) Ansible
6 2 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.79%) Salt
7 1 (0.89%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.89%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.89%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.89%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.89%) WMI
7 1 (0.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (66.07%) VMware
2 61 (54.46%) Microsoft
3 17 (15.18%) Cisco
4 16 (14.29%) Citrix
5 14 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 11 (9.82%) HP
7 9 (8.04%) NetApp
8 7 (6.25%) Dell
9 5 (4.46%) F5
9 5 (4.46%) NETGEAR
9 5 (4.46%) SonicWALL
9 5 (4.46%) Splunk
10 4 (3.57%) Avaya
10 4 (3.57%) Brocade
10 4 (3.57%) CommVault
11 3 (2.68%) Mitel
11 3 (2.68%) Reuters
11 3 (2.68%) Riverbed
11 3 (2.68%) ServiceNow
11 3 (2.68%) Veeam
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