Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 133 103
Rank change year-on-year -16 -30 +32
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 50 50 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.02% 1.12% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.89% 5.88% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 70
Yorkshire median daily rate £315 £316 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.40% +1.20% -3.85%
10th Percentile £148 £154 £237
90th Percentile £481 £432 £441
England median daily rate £375 £326 £340
% change year-on-year +15.03% -4.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% -21.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.95 £14.90
90th Percentile £16.15 £19.90 £23.70
England median hourly rate £26.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +23.81% +16.67%

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 1,022 851 1,006
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.90% 18.99% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 536 621
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £200 £139 £200
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 66 88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.85 £14.00 £13.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.07% +0.30% +7.37%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £9.81
90th Percentile £34.50 £20.51 £27.88
England median hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -0.21% +6.06% -2.02%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 -18 24 £206 -34.00% 27
South Yorkshire -14 14 £450 +49.38% 6
North Yorkshire +6 9 £325 +13.04% 3
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (72.00%) Active Directory
3 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 29 (58.00%) Windows Server
5 27 (54.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (46.00%) VMware
7 21 (42.00%) SCCM
8 17 (34.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
9 16 (32.00%) Windows 10
10 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (28.00%) Migration
12 13 (26.00%) Office 365
13 11 (22.00%) DNS
13 11 (22.00%) DHCP
14 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
15 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
15 9 (18.00%) Java
15 9 (18.00%) DevOps
16 8 (16.00%) Node.js
16 8 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
16 8 (16.00%) Web Operations
16 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
16 8 (16.00%) HTML
16 8 (16.00%) CSS
16 8 (16.00%) Python
16 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
16 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
16 8 (16.00%) Ruby
17 7 (14.00%) SAN

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 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) Jetty
5 1 (2.00%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.00%) nginx
5 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.00%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Office 365
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.00%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) DHCP
1 11 (22.00%) DNS
2 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.00%) LAN
3 7 (14.00%) SAN
4 5 (10.00%) Firewall
5 4 (8.00%) WAN
6 3 (6.00%) HTTP
6 3 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (4.00%) FTP
7 2 (4.00%) Skype
7 2 (4.00%) SSL
7 2 (4.00%) VoIP
8 1 (2.00%) Broadband
8 1 (2.00%) MPLS
8 1 (2.00%) NAS
8 1 (2.00%) SMTP
8 1 (2.00%) VPN
8 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Firebird
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MSI
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Server Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Applications Packager
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) IT Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Server Migration Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Customer Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (6.00%) IT Support
7 3 (6.00%) Server Support
7 3 (6.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) CSS
1 8 (16.00%) HTML
1 8 (16.00%) Node.js
2 3 (6.00%) .NET
3 2 (4.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.00%) iPhone
2 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (58.00%) Windows Server
3 27 (54.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
5 16 (32.00%) Windows 10
6 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (8.00%) Linux
8 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
9 3 (6.00%) Windows Vista
10 2 (4.00%) AIX
10 2 (4.00%) Unix
11 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Migration
2 9 (18.00%) DevOps
3 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (16.00%) Web Operations
4 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.00%) Application Discovery
4 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
4 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.00%) Network Management
5 3 (6.00%) Release Management
6 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.00%) Storage Management
7 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.00%) Server Management
7 1 (2.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) Java
2 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.00%) Python
2 8 (16.00%) Ruby
2 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) MCP
2 3 (6.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.00%) MCSA
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.00%) CCA
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) NCDA
4 1 (2.00%) NCIE
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (34.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.00%) vSphere
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (6.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.00%) VMware NSX
8 1 (2.00%) Xen
8 1 (2.00%) XenApp
8 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (42.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (6.00%) PowerCLI
2 3 (6.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (46.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) HP
3 6 (12.00%) NetApp
4 3 (6.00%) Dell
4 3 (6.00%) EMC
4 3 (6.00%) IBM
4 3 (6.00%) Veritas
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) Cognos
5 2 (4.00%) Lotus
5 2 (4.00%) Meraki
5 2 (4.00%) Sage
5 2 (4.00%) Samsung
6 1 (2.00%) ESET
6 1 (2.00%) Google
6 1 (2.00%) Spiceworks
6 1 (2.00%) Veeam