Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 10 July 2020 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 141 162
Rank change year-on-year +62 +21 -44
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 27 48 45
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.52% 1.09% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.26% 4.66% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 28
Median daily rate £400 £305 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.15% +13.49% -17.31%
10th Percentile £218 £153 £154
90th Percentile £488 £457 £407
England median daily rate £375 £358 £330
% change year-on-year +4.90% +8.33% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Median hourly rate £22.55 £14.90 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.31% +19.20% -28.12%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.33 £10.95
90th Percentile £27.08 £18.07 £15.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.40 £18.00
% change year-on-year +56.25% +24.44% +12.50%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 372 1,029 950
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.99% 23.41% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 571 581
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -0.12%
10th Percentile £163 £140 £205
90th Percentile £600 £550 £538
England median daily rate £438 £440 £438
% change year-on-year -0.57% +0.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 97 89
Median hourly rate £17.10 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.97% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £22.75 £25.67 £37.70
Median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% - +5.87%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 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 6 months to 10 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +36 15 £300 -12.41% 1
North Yorkshire +11 10 £450 +118.18% 2
South Yorkshire +44 1 £425 +21.43% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Windows Server 2016
3 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 17 (62.96%) VMware
5 17 (62.96%) Office 365
6 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
7 14 (51.85%) Windows 10
8 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (33.33%) SCCM
11 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
12 7 (25.93%) XenApp
12 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
12 7 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (25.93%) Citrix
12 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
12 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
12 7 (25.93%) Public Sector
13 6 (22.22%) ITIL
13 6 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (22.22%) XenDesktop
13 6 (22.22%) NetScaler
13 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (22.22%) Azure
13 6 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
14 5 (18.52%) SLA
14 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring 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 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 17 (62.96%) Office 365
2 6 (22.22%) Azure
3 3 (11.11%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.70%) AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.70%) GCP
4 1 (3.70%) IaaS
4 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.11%) DHCP
3 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (7.41%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) DKIM
5 1 (3.70%) DMARC
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) PBX
5 1 (3.70%) Skype
5 1 (3.70%) VSAN
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.93%) Public Sector
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Police
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (7.41%) IT Technician
4 2 (7.41%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Services Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) EMC VNX
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Windows Server 2016
3 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
4 14 (51.85%) Windows 10
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.11%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.11%) Release Management
4 3 (11.11%) Security Patching
4 3 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Demand Management
5 2 (7.41%) Email Filtering
5 2 (7.41%) Email Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.41%) Line Management
5 2 (7.41%) Server Management
5 2 (7.41%) Storage Management
6 1 (3.70%) Antivirus Management
6 1 (3.70%) Hardware Maintenance
6 1 (3.70%) Office Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCA
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (25.93%) XenApp
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
6 3 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (7.41%) vSphere
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (14.81%) SCOM
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (11.11%) XenMobile
3 3 (11.11%) ZENworks
4 2 (7.41%) WSUS
5 1 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (62.96%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) McAfee
5 3 (11.11%) Altiris
5 3 (11.11%) Apple
5 3 (11.11%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) Clearswift
6 2 (7.41%) Google
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) Intel
7 1 (3.70%) Isilon
7 1 (3.70%) Meraki
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) Sage
7 1 (3.70%) Sophos