The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 50 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 6 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.07% 2.43% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.65% 11.45% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Median daily rate £400 £313 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +0.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
129 131 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.08% 21.23% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 74 120
Median daily rate £355 £301 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.13% -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £100 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.75% +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Glasgow region.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (56.00%) ITIL
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (40.00%) WSUS
6 10 (40.00%) Citrix
7 8 (32.00%) VMware
7 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (32.00%) Change Control
8 7 (28.00%) Private Cloud
8 7 (28.00%) SCCM
8 7 (28.00%) SCOM
8 7 (28.00%) Clustering
8 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) SAN
9 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
10 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
10 5 (20.00%) ITSM
10 5 (20.00%) Service Management
11 4 (16.00%) Change Management
11 4 (16.00%) Finance
11 4 (16.00%) Law
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 2 (8.00%) VSAN
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Tester
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Server Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Tester
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Server Support
4 2 (8.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Clustering
1 7 (28.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (16.00%) AIX
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (8.00%) Linux
9 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Change Control
3 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (20.00%) ITSM
4 5 (20.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (8.00%) Smoke Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Application Performance Management
8 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (12.00%) MCSE
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
4 2 (8.00%) MCSA
4 2 (8.00%) MCTS
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Server
3 3 (12.00%) XenApp
4 2 (8.00%) Firmware
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) WSUS
2 7 (28.00%) SCCM
2 7 (28.00%) SCOM
3 3 (12.00%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (12.00%) Netcool
4 2 (8.00%) PowerCLI
4 2 (8.00%) vRealize
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) Citrix
3 8 (32.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Veritas
5 3 (12.00%) Intel Security
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco
6 2 (8.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) BMC
7 1 (4.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.00%) Remedy
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec