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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 81 86 86
Rank change year-on-year +5 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.78% 0.78% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.42% 3.85% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Median daily rate £375 £250 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £208 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £361 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £321 £325
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.72% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -27.50% -  

Windows Server 2012 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 234 286 261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 22.70% 20.30% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 181 162
Median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £192 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 15
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.10 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.35% -0.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £10.20 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Leeds

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Windows Server
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 9 (47.37%) Office 365
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) VMware
7 8 (42.11%) SQL
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (36.84%) SCCM
9 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
9 6 (31.58%) MS Office
10 5 (26.32%) Linux
10 5 (26.32%) Dell
10 5 (26.32%) Firewall
10 5 (26.32%) Veeam
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
11 4 (21.05%) Network Security
11 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
11 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (21.05%) Finance
11 4 (21.05%) HP
11 4 (21.05%) Sophos
11 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
11 4 (21.05%) DNS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
3 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.26%) CMS
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Office 365
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) Network Security
2 4 (21.05%) SSL
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (15.79%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.26%) Ajax
1 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) CSS3
1 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
8 1 (5.26%) Android
8 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
8 1 (5.26%) Solaris
8 1 (5.26%) SUSE
8 1 (5.26%) Unix
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) SOA
2 2 (10.53%) Change Control
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.53%) Server Building
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.26%) Content Management
3 1 (5.26%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.26%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (5.26%) Email Migration
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.26%) MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) DBS Check
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) OCP
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Data Guard
4 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (10.53%) SCDPM
4 2 (10.53%) SCOM
5 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Dell
3 5 (26.32%) Veeam
4 4 (21.05%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Sophos
5 3 (15.79%) Apple
5 3 (15.79%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.53%) Brocade
6 2 (10.53%) Symantec
7 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
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