The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 56 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 18 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.15% 1.85% 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.71% 9.85% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 3
Median daily rate £395 £334 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.35% +21.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £337 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.97%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
168 274 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.05% 18.78% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 122 98
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £57.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (84.09%) Active Directory
3 35 (79.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (65.91%) Windows 7
5 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
6 23 (52.27%) VMware
7 19 (43.18%) Citrix
7 19 (43.18%) DNS
7 19 (43.18%) XenApp
8 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (40.91%) SCCM
8 18 (40.91%) DHCP
8 18 (40.91%) Windows 10
9 17 (38.64%) Windows Server
9 17 (38.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 17 (38.64%) XenDesktop
10 15 (34.09%) PowerShell
10 15 (34.09%) VMware ESX
11 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
12 11 (25.00%) Finance
13 10 (22.73%) Migration
13 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (22.73%) Disclosure Scotland
14 9 (20.45%) SCOM
15 8 (18.18%) ITIL
15 8 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
16 7 (15.91%) NetScaler
17 6 (13.64%) Internet
17 6 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
18 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) DNS
2 18 (40.91%) DHCP
3 7 (15.91%) NetScaler
4 6 (13.64%) Internet
5 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 4 (9.09%) VPN
6 2 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (4.55%) VLAN
7 1 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (2.27%) LAN
7 1 (2.27%) Network Security
7 1 (2.27%) SAN
7 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) WinDbg
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Consultant
2 6 (13.64%) IT Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Active Directory Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Citrix Support
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (79.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (65.91%) Windows 7
4 18 (40.91%) Windows 10
5 17 (38.64%) Windows Server
6 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Migration
2 8 (18.18%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.09%) Application Discovery
4 4 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
6 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.55%) Functional Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Release Management
7 1 (2.27%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.27%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (2.27%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.55%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (84.09%) Active Directory
2 19 (43.18%) XenApp
3 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (38.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 17 (38.64%) XenDesktop
5 15 (34.09%) VMware ESX
6 6 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 4 (9.09%) vSphere
8 2 (4.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
8 2 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (2.27%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 18 (40.91%) SCCM
2 9 (20.45%) SCOM
3 3 (6.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (6.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 23 (52.27%) VMware
3 19 (43.18%) Citrix
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco
5 4 (9.09%) Dell
5 4 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.82%) CA
6 3 (6.82%) Symantec
7 2 (4.55%) EMC
7 2 (4.55%) Varonis
7 2 (4.55%) WebSpy
8 1 (2.27%) CommVault
8 1 (2.27%) F5
8 1 (2.27%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) Mitel
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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