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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 42 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 24 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.62% 1.00% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.79% 4.86% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 1
Average daily rate £420 £303 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.84% -20.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.09 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +8.60%
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
174 185 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.24% 20.53% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 114 97
Average daily rate £350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £110 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Average hourly rate - £31.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +104.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (86.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (75.68%) Windows Server
4 26 (70.27%) Active Directory
5 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
6 17 (45.95%) MS Exchange
6 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
8 15 (40.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (40.54%) Office 365
9 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
10 13 (35.14%) VMware
11 9 (24.32%) Migration
11 9 (24.32%) DNS
11 9 (24.32%) Citrix
11 9 (24.32%) Skype for Business
11 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (21.62%) XenApp
13 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
13 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
13 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (18.92%) Cisco
13 7 (18.92%) SAN
14 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
14 6 (16.22%) ITIL
14 6 (16.22%) Skype
14 6 (16.22%) XenDesktop
14 6 (16.22%) SCCM
15 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (45.95%) MS Exchange
2 15 (40.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (24.32%) Skype for Business
5 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
6 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (10.81%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
9 2 (5.41%) IIS
10 1 (2.70%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (40.54%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) DNS
2 7 (18.92%) SAN
3 6 (16.22%) Skype
4 5 (13.51%) DHCP
5 1 (2.70%) IPv4
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Messaging Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support
6 2 (5.41%) Server Support
6 2 (5.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Clustering
1 5 (13.51%) PKI
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.70%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (86.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (75.68%) Windows Server
4 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.11%) Linux
6 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Migration
2 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (2.70%) DevOps
4 1 (2.70%) High Availability
4 1 (2.70%) Records Management
4 1 (2.70%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) MCSE
5 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) MCSA
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (70.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) XenApp
3 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
4 6 (16.22%) XenDesktop
5 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (8.11%) vSphere
7 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.70%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 13 (35.14%) VMware
3 9 (24.32%) Citrix
4 7 (18.92%) Cisco
5 5 (13.51%) HP
6 2 (5.41%) IronPort
7 1 (2.70%) Apple
7 1 (2.70%) Avaya
7 1 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) EMC
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.70%) Nintex
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) Veeam
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