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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 65 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 13 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.26% 0.88% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.18% 6.91% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 7
Median daily rate £300 £306 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £136 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £464 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -32.69%
Windows Server 2012
Scotland

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
159 217 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.44% 12.70% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 126 107
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £250 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 28 September 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (75.86%) Windows Server
3 41 (70.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (56.90%) Microsoft
5 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
6 30 (51.72%) PowerShell
7 23 (39.66%) SCCM
7 23 (39.66%) Windows 7
8 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (36.21%) Finance
10 20 (34.48%) Migration
11 19 (32.76%) SQL
12 17 (29.31%) ITIL
13 16 (27.59%) DNS
14 15 (25.86%) Configuration Management
15 14 (24.14%) C#
15 14 (24.14%) VMware
15 14 (24.14%) Windows 10
16 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
17 12 (20.69%) DHCP
18 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
18 10 (17.24%) VBScript
18 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
18 10 (17.24%) Legal
18 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (17.24%) Security Patching
18 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
19 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
19 9 (15.52%) Citrix
19 9 (15.52%) Linux

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 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.34%) IIS
4 5 (8.62%) Skype for Business
5 4 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
6 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.34%) PaaS
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) Office 365
4 2 (3.45%) Bluemix
4 2 (3.45%) IaaS
4 2 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) DNS
2 12 (20.69%) DHCP
3 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.90%) Internet
4 4 (6.90%) SSL
5 3 (5.17%) Firewall
5 3 (5.17%) LDAP
5 3 (5.17%) SAN
6 2 (3.45%) LAN
6 2 (3.45%) NAS
6 2 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.45%) VLAN
6 2 (3.45%) VoIP
7 1 (1.72%) FTP
7 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.72%) Network Security
7 1 (1.72%) Skype
7 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.72%) VPN
7 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.17%) MSBuild
1 3 (5.17%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (5.17%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.45%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.72%) Hudson
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.72%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Legal
3 3 (5.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Law
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) Server Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (13.79%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Windows Server Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Administrator
4 6 (10.34%) Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) Server Specialist
5 5 (8.62%) Active Directory Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Active Directory Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) IT Support
6 4 (6.90%) Server Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.90%) Windows Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Windows Specialist
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Systems Support
7 3 (5.17%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) REST
2 2 (3.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) Middleware
2 2 (3.45%) WinForms
3 1 (1.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
1 4 (6.90%) Credit Risk
1 4 (6.90%) Cryptography
1 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
1 4 (6.90%) Market Risk
2 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.72%) iPad
3 1 (1.72%) iPhone
3 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (75.86%) Windows Server
3 41 (70.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (39.66%) Windows 7
5 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (24.14%) Windows 10
7 9 (15.52%) Linux
8 2 (3.45%) AIX
8 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Migration
2 17 (29.31%) ITIL
3 15 (25.86%) Configuration Management
4 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.24%) Security Patching
5 5 (8.62%) API Development
5 5 (8.62%) API Integration
5 5 (8.62%) Server Building
6 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) Change Management
7 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.17%) DevOps
7 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.45%) Network Design
8 2 (3.45%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (3.45%) Smoke Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) PowerShell
2 19 (32.76%) SQL
3 14 (24.14%) C#
4 10 (17.24%) VBScript
5 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.72%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.72%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby
6 1 (1.72%) VB
6 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.45%) MCITP
2 2 (3.45%) MCSA
2 2 (3.45%) MCSE
2 2 (3.45%) MCTS
2 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
2 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.62%) XenApp
2 5 (8.62%) XenDesktop
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.17%) Docker
5 2 (3.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.45%) vSphere
6 1 (1.72%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (39.66%) SCCM
2 8 (13.79%) SCOM
3 4 (6.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (5.17%) Ansible
4 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.17%) Puppet
5 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.45%) Netcool
6 1 (1.72%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.72%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (56.90%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.14%) VMware
3 9 (15.52%) Citrix
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle
4 5 (8.62%) ServiceNow
5 4 (6.90%) CA
5 4 (6.90%) Fortinet
5 4 (6.90%) Symantec
6 3 (5.17%) Dell
6 3 (5.17%) Splunk
7 2 (3.45%) EMC
7 2 (3.45%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.45%) Veritas
7 2 (3.45%) WebSpy
8 1 (1.72%) Apple
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