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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / Yorkshire
Rank 89 111 114
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 34 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.56% 1.02% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.94% 4.35% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 8
Median daily rate £344 £315 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £250 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £420 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -2.43%

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
490 666 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.45% 23.32% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 425 291
Median daily rate £400 £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 38 58
Median hourly rate £12.51 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.04% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.50 £22.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +17 20 £375 +19.04% 8
North Yorkshire +13 6 £338 +35.00% 3
South Yorkshire +1 6 £273 -16.15% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (76.19%) Windows Server
3 51 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 43 (51.19%) Active Directory
6 37 (44.05%) VMware
7 32 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 23 (27.38%) MS Exchange
9 22 (26.19%) SCCM
10 21 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 19 (22.62%) IIS
13 17 (20.24%) Firewall
13 17 (20.24%) PowerShell
13 17 (20.24%) Office 365
14 16 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (19.05%) ITIL
14 16 (19.05%) DNS
15 15 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (16.67%) Linux
16 14 (16.67%) MS Office
17 13 (15.48%) SQL
17 13 (15.48%) Hyper-V
17 13 (15.48%) Opscode Chef
17 13 (15.48%) Octopus Deploy
18 12 (14.29%) DevOps
18 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
18 12 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 12 (14.29%) Cisco

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 23 (27.38%) MS Exchange
2 19 (22.62%) IIS
3 15 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 8 (9.52%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.19%) CMS
7 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.19%) nginx
7 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (16.67%) MS Office
2 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (20.24%) Office 365
3 8 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.19%) IaaS
5 1 (1.19%) PaaS
5 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) Firewall
2 16 (19.05%) DNS
3 12 (14.29%) DHCP
4 11 (13.10%) SAN
4 11 (13.10%) SSL
5 8 (9.52%) Network Security
6 6 (7.14%) FTP
6 6 (7.14%) HTTP
6 6 (7.14%) HTTPS
6 6 (7.14%) SMTP
6 6 (7.14%) Telnet
7 5 (5.95%) LAN
7 5 (5.95%) NetScaler
8 4 (4.76%) VPN
8 4 (4.76%) WAN
9 3 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.57%) VoIP
10 2 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.38%) NAS
10 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.38%) MySQL
6 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 6 (7.14%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.57%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 9 (10.71%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Law
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Back Office
4 1 (1.19%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (15.48%) Support Engineer
2 12 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (9.52%) Consultant
5 7 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Administrator
5 7 (8.33%) Server Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) DBA
7 5 (5.95%) Exchange Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Field Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Field Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Implementation Specialist
7 5 (5.95%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.19%) Ajax
3 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.19%) CSS
3 1 (1.19%) CSS3
3 1 (1.19%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.19%) HTML
3 1 (1.19%) HTML5
3 1 (1.19%) JSON
3 1 (1.19%) LAMP
3 1 (1.19%) SOAP
3 1 (1.19%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.19%) WAP
3 1 (1.19%) WSH
3 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.76%) Clustering
3 3 (3.57%) Replication
4 2 (2.38%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.19%) iPad
5 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.19%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.19%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (76.19%) Windows Server
3 51 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (16.67%) Linux
6 12 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (13.10%) Android
8 9 (10.71%) Windows 7
9 6 (7.14%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.19%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.19%) Solaris
11 1 (1.19%) SUSE
11 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.19%) Unix
11 1 (1.19%) VMS
11 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) ITIL
2 12 (14.29%) DevOps
3 11 (13.10%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (11.90%) Migration
5 7 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 7 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 7 (8.33%) Project Management
6 6 (7.14%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 6 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (3.57%) Change Control
7 3 (3.57%) SOA
8 2 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.38%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.38%) ETL
8 2 (2.38%) High Availability
8 2 (2.38%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.38%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.24%) PowerShell
2 13 (15.48%) SQL
3 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.38%) C#
4 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.33%) MCSE
3 5 (5.95%) AWS Certification
3 5 (5.95%) DBS Check
4 4 (4.76%) CCA
4 4 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.38%) Degree
6 2 (2.38%) MCP
6 2 (2.38%) OCP
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.19%) MCITP
7 1 (1.19%) MCTS
7 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) SLA
2 4 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 43 (51.19%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.48%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.33%) Docker
5 5 (5.95%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.95%) vSphere
5 5 (5.95%) XenApp
5 5 (5.95%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.19%) OpenSIPS
7 1 (1.19%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.19%) Squid
7 1 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (26.19%) SCCM
2 13 (15.48%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (11.90%) SCOM
4 8 (9.52%) Puppet
5 4 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (3.57%) AirWatch
6 3 (3.57%) Data Guard
7 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (2.38%) SCDPM
7 2 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.19%) DameWare
8 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.19%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (1.19%) vMotion
Vendors
1 48 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 37 (44.05%) VMware
3 12 (14.29%) Cisco
4 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
5 9 (10.71%) Citrix
6 8 (9.52%) Dell
6 8 (9.52%) HP
7 7 (8.33%) Veeam
8 6 (7.14%) Splunk
9 5 (5.95%) Sophos
10 4 (4.76%) AppSense
10 4 (4.76%) Brocade
10 4 (4.76%) EMC
10 4 (4.76%) NetApp
10 4 (4.76%) Symantec
10 4 (4.76%) Veritas
11 3 (3.57%) Apple
11 3 (3.57%) Atlassian
11 3 (3.57%) Oracle
12 1 (1.19%) Avaya