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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 63 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.35% 0.95% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.97% 3.47% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£316 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £19.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.85% -25.96%
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
152 202 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.69% 27.33% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 90 81
Average daily rate £330 £319 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £120 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £24.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.35 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -6.25%

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 6 July 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) SCCM
8 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) Migration
8 2 (18.18%) Project Management
8 2 (18.18%) HP
8 2 (18.18%) PMP
8 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
8 2 (18.18%) SAN
8 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle
8 2 (18.18%) MS Project
8 2 (18.18%) MS Office
8 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
8 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Lync
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) ArcSight Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
1 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Fault Management
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PMP
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (9.09%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
5 1 (9.09%) Lumension
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) McAfee
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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