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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 53 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 43 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.25% 0.83% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.36% 5.29% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 5 3
Median daily rate £370 £240 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -28.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +15.06%
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
280 227 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.15% 15.79% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 109 158
Median daily rate £387 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £115 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 13
Median hourly rate £12.00 £39.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.23% +85.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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 26 June 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (70.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (68.00%) Windows Server
4 49 (65.33%) Microsoft
5 41 (54.67%) PowerShell
6 34 (45.33%) Active Directory
7 33 (44.00%) Windows 7
8 31 (41.33%) SCCM
9 29 (38.67%) ITIL
10 28 (37.33%) Finance
11 25 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (30.67%) DNS
12 23 (30.67%) VMware
13 21 (28.00%) Migration
14 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
14 19 (25.33%) Windows 10
15 18 (24.00%) SQL
15 18 (24.00%) Citrix
16 17 (22.67%) MS Exchange
17 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
17 16 (21.33%) DHCP
18 15 (20.00%) Configuration Management
19 13 (17.33%) C#
19 13 (17.33%) XenApp
19 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
20 12 (16.00%) SCOM
20 12 (16.00%) VBScript
21 11 (14.67%) IIS
21 11 (14.67%) Linux
21 11 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure

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 17 (22.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (14.67%) IIS
4 9 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (10.67%) Skype for Business
6 6 (8.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.00%) PaaS
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.67%) Bluemix
4 2 (2.67%) IaaS
4 2 (2.67%) Office 365
4 2 (2.67%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.67%) DNS
2 16 (21.33%) DHCP
3 8 (10.67%) Internet
4 6 (8.00%) SSL
4 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.00%) WAN
5 5 (6.67%) LAN
5 5 (6.67%) LDAP
6 3 (4.00%) Firewall
6 3 (4.00%) VPN
7 2 (2.67%) NAS
7 2 (2.67%) SAN
8 1 (1.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.67%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.67%) MSI
3 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.33%) Hudson
3 1 (1.33%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.33%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (37.33%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Legal
3 6 (8.00%) Banking
4 3 (4.00%) Law
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.33%) Server Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Windows Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Active Directory Support
6 7 (9.33%) Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) Active Directory Specialist
7 6 (8.00%) Administrator
7 6 (8.00%) IT Support
7 6 (8.00%) Server Specialist
7 6 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Systems Support
7 6 (8.00%) Systems Support Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Windows Specialist
9 4 (5.33%) IT Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (2.67%) Middleware
2 2 (2.67%) Web Services
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.33%) WinForms
3 1 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (8.00%) Clustering
3 6 (8.00%) Cryptography
4 4 (5.33%) Credit Risk
4 4 (5.33%) Market Risk
5 3 (4.00%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.00%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.67%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) BYOD
7 1 (1.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (70.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (68.00%) Windows Server
4 33 (44.00%) Windows 7
5 25 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (25.33%) Windows 10
7 11 (14.67%) Linux
8 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.33%) AIX
10 1 (1.33%) CentOS
10 1 (1.33%) Unix
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) ITIL
2 21 (28.00%) Migration
3 15 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (13.33%) Security Patching
5 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.67%) API Development
6 5 (6.67%) API Integration
6 5 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.67%) Project Management
6 5 (6.67%) Server Building
7 4 (5.33%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.00%) DevOps
8 3 (4.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (2.67%) Application Packaging
9 2 (2.67%) Change Management
9 2 (2.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (54.67%) PowerShell
2 18 (24.00%) SQL
3 13 (17.33%) C#
4 12 (16.00%) VBScript
5 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.33%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.33%) Perl
6 1 (1.33%) Python
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.67%) MCP
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.33%) MCITP
4 1 (1.33%) MCSA
4 1 (1.33%) MCSE
4 1 (1.33%) MCTS
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 34 (45.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.33%) XenApp
3 11 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.67%) XenDesktop
5 7 (9.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.00%) Docker
7 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
7 3 (4.00%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.33%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (41.33%) SCCM
2 12 (16.00%) SCOM
3 8 (10.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (5.33%) Puppet
6 3 (4.00%) Ansible
6 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.33%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 49 (65.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (30.67%) VMware
3 18 (24.00%) Citrix
4 8 (10.67%) Oracle
4 8 (10.67%) Symantec
5 5 (6.67%) ServiceNow
6 4 (5.33%) HP
7 3 (4.00%) CA
7 3 (4.00%) Cisco
7 3 (4.00%) Splunk
8 1 (1.33%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.33%) Planview
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.33%) Veritas
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