Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Windows Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 115 103
Rank change year-on-year -22 -12 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 12 16 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.48% 0.75% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.63% 4.12% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 36
Leeds median daily rate £152 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.04% +3.85% -13.33%
10th Percentile £140 £252 £180
90th Percentile £333 £406 £431
West Yorkshire median daily rate £283 £330 £325
% change year-on-year -14.39% +1.54% -8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate £14.00 - £11.00
10th Percentile £13.50 - £9.50
90th Percentile £14.50 - £12.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.39 £12.50
% change year-on-year -19.49% +39.12% -31.51%

Windows Server 2012 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 457 388 684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 18.32% 18.20% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 243 475
Leeds median daily rate £420 £420 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.87% +14.43%
10th Percentile £213 £281 £265
90th Percentile £574 £549 £565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £420 £410
% change year-on-year -3.57% +2.33% +17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 21
Leeds median hourly rate £13.50 £16.43 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.83% +26.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £10.60 £10.50 £8.58
90th Percentile £30.25 £32.50 £17.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -12.28%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Leeds

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Leeds

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Leeds

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) Clustering
6 3 (25.00%) Network Management
6 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
6 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) Apple
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) SCCM
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
7 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (16.67%) PKI
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) CMDB
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Customer Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Service Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) CMDB
3 2 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) SUSE
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Network Management
1 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Server Building
2 2 (16.67%) Server Patching
2 2 (16.67%) Task Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (16.67%) SCDPM
3 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Apple
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat