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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 60 54 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 5 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.59% 1.27% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.16% 4.29% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £24.23
% change year-on-year
+0.92% -17.45%
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
158 210 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.50% 29.66% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 101 115
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £122 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.75 £10.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £19.00 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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
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 29 May 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 11 (61.11%) VMware
5 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
6 6 (33.33%) SCCM
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) Citrix
7 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
8 4 (22.22%) Lync
8 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) Fault Management
8 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 4 (22.22%) HP
8 4 (22.22%) SAN
9 3 (16.67%) CommVault
9 3 (16.67%) NetApp
9 3 (16.67%) Symantec
9 3 (16.67%) Dell
9 3 (16.67%) EMC
9 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
9 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (16.67%) Migration

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (22.22%) Lync
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Project
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) ArcSight Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 4 (22.22%) Fault Management
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Information Management
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) PMP
4 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) MCP
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) CommVault
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) Symantec
5 3 (16.67%) Dell
5 3 (16.67%) EMC
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) McAfee
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
7 1 (5.56%) Lumension