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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.09% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £299 £285
% change year-on-year
+0.41% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +12.50%
Windows Server 2012
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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
179 238 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.02% 20.84% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 85 35
Average daily rate £325 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £300 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +36.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 September 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) VMware
3 17 (68.00%) Linux
4 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (56.00%) SAN
6 13 (52.00%) UNIX
6 13 (52.00%) Red Hat
6 13 (52.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
9 10 (40.00%) HP
10 9 (36.00%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (28.00%) DNS
11 7 (28.00%) DHCP
11 7 (28.00%) SUSE
12 6 (24.00%) ITIL
13 5 (20.00%) AIX
13 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 5 (20.00%) Finance
13 5 (20.00%) SCOM
14 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
14 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
14 4 (16.00%) COBIT
14 4 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (16.00%) NetApp
14 4 (16.00%) EMC
14 4 (16.00%) SQL

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.00%) Lync
3 3 (12.00%) IIS
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Sage 300 ERP
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) SAN
2 7 (28.00%) DHCP
2 7 (28.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) Intranet
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (40.00%) Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Wintel Support
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) IT Support
4 1 (4.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (8.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Linux
3 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (52.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (52.00%) UNIX
5 7 (28.00%) SUSE
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (20.00%) AIX
7 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
10 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Korn
2 2 (8.00%) C-shell
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) COBIT
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (36.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCOM
2 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) SCSM
3 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (8.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Red Hat
3 10 (40.00%) HP
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) Intel
6 2 (8.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) Avaya
7 1 (4.00%) Sage
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