Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 146 103
Rank change year-on-year -6 -43 +16
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 43 43 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.87% 0.98% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.47% 4.93% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 91
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £163 £156 £225
90th Percentile £475 £430 £438
England median daily rate £375 £325 £348
% change year-on-year +15.38% -6.47% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £22.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.68% +37.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £13.73 £20.00 £14.70
90th Percentile £16.98 £24.00 £23.10
England median hourly rate £22.22 £23.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.45% +16.25% +8.11%

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 962 873 1,175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.50% 19.87% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 539 745
Yorkshire median daily rate £391 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.85% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £131 £200
90th Percentile £538 £543 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 70 83
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.17 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.32% -13.79% +16.00%
10th Percentile £10.37 £9.81 £10.26
90th Percentile £41.85 £21.83 £41.30
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 15 November 2018. 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 -13 24 £244 -24.42% 18
South Yorkshire 0 14 £450 +38.46% 12
North Yorkshire +3 5 £346 +64.88% 7
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
3 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
4 23 (53.49%) Windows Server
5 22 (51.16%) VMware
6 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (44.19%) SCCM
8 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (34.88%) Office 365
10 14 (32.56%) Windows 7
11 13 (30.23%) Windows 10
11 13 (30.23%) Migration
11 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
12 11 (25.58%) DHCP
12 11 (25.58%) DNS
13 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
14 8 (18.60%) Java
15 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
15 7 (16.28%) HTML
15 7 (16.28%) CSS
15 7 (16.28%) Python
15 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
15 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
15 7 (16.28%) Ruby
15 7 (16.28%) Node.js
15 7 (16.28%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (16.28%) Web Operations
16 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure

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 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.33%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) Jetty
5 1 (2.33%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.33%) nginx
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.33%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) Office 365
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.33%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) DHCP
1 11 (25.58%) DNS
2 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.95%) SAN
4 3 (6.98%) Firewall
4 3 (6.98%) LAN
5 2 (4.65%) FTP
5 2 (4.65%) HTTP
5 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.65%) IPsec
5 2 (4.65%) MPLS
5 2 (4.65%) Skype
5 2 (4.65%) SSL
5 2 (4.65%) VoIP
5 2 (4.65%) VPN
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (2.33%) Internet
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
6 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Firebird
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MSI
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Server Engineer
1 11 (25.58%) Support Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Office 365 Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) Applications Packager
4 4 (9.30%) Customer Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Customer Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) IT Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Migration Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Server Migration Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (6.98%) IT Support
5 3 (6.98%) Server Support
5 3 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) CSS
1 7 (16.28%) HTML
1 7 (16.28%) Node.js
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) J2EE
4 1 (2.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) EPoS
3 1 (2.33%) iPhone
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) Windows Server
3 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (32.56%) Windows 7
5 13 (30.23%) Windows 10
5 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.63%) Linux
7 3 (6.98%) Unix
8 2 (4.65%) AIX
8 2 (4.65%) HPUX
8 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Migration
2 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
2 7 (16.28%) Web Operations
3 5 (11.63%) DevOps
3 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.30%) Application Discovery
4 4 (9.30%) Application Packaging
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (9.30%) Network Management
5 3 (6.98%) Release Management
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
6 2 (4.65%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.65%) Storage Management
7 1 (2.33%) Change Control
7 1 (2.33%) Coaching
7 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) Java
2 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.28%) Python
2 7 (16.28%) Ruby
2 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.98%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) DBS Check
1 4 (9.30%) MCP
2 3 (6.98%) CCNA
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) MCSA
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.33%) CCA
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) NCDA
4 1 (2.33%) NCIE
4 1 (2.33%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
2 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (16.28%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (11.63%) vSphere
5 4 (9.30%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.33%) VMware NSX
7 1 (2.33%) Xen
7 1 (2.33%) XenApp
7 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (44.19%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) PowerCLI
3 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.33%) Puppet
3 1 (2.33%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.33%) SCOM
3 1 (2.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 22 (51.16%) VMware
3 6 (13.95%) NetApp
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco
4 5 (11.63%) HP
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) Dell
6 2 (4.65%) Cognos
6 2 (4.65%) Lotus
6 2 (4.65%) Meraki
6 2 (4.65%) Sage
6 2 (4.65%) Veeam
7 1 (2.33%) Apple
7 1 (2.33%) ESET
7 1 (2.33%) Google
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.33%) Spiceworks