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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 53 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.01% 0.11% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.00% 0.53% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £213 - £231
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.63%
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
150 187 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.30% 21.15% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 85 80
Median daily rate £290 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 8
Median hourly rate £21.00 £55.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.81% +223.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

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 28 August 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (76.67%) Windows Server
3 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
4 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (56.67%) PowerShell
6 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
7 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
8 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (40.00%) Office 365
10 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
11 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (26.67%) HP
12 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
12 8 (26.67%) SQL
12 8 (26.67%) Migration
12 8 (26.67%) VMware
12 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (26.67%) OpenStack
13 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (23.33%) Skype for Business
13 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
13 7 (23.33%) Citrix
14 6 (20.00%) MCSE
14 6 (20.00%) Clustering
15 5 (16.67%) PKI
15 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (16.67%) SCCM

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 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (26.67%) OpenStack
4 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (23.33%) Skype for Business
5 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (3.33%) IIS
8 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DHCP
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
1 5 (16.67%) Skype
2 4 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) StarTeam
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (3.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) jQuery
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Clustering
2 5 (16.67%) PKI
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (76.67%) Windows Server
4 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.67%) AIX
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (6.67%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.33%) High Availability
6 1 (3.33%) Records Management
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) PowerShell
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (20.00%) MCSE
4 5 (16.67%) MCSA
4 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) Degree
5 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (6.67%) MCITP
6 2 (6.67%) MCTS
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.33%) XenApp
4 4 (13.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (10.00%) vSphere
6 1 (3.33%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (6.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) HP
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) Intel Security
5 2 (6.67%) IronPort
5 2 (6.67%) Veritas
6 1 (3.33%) Nintex