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 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 63 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 9 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.00% 1.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.03% 3.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 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 £310 £261
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +18.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £19.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.63%
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
179 203 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.91% 28.84% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 99 115
Average daily rate £350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £124 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.31% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 2
Average hourly rate £31.75 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.83% +10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (48.00%) VMware
5 10 (40.00%) Migration
5 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (28.00%) SCCM
6 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (24.00%) Dell
7 6 (24.00%) Citrix
7 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) HP
8 5 (20.00%) SAN
8 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) Fault Management
9 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (16.00%) Lync
9 4 (16.00%) Office 365
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (16.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (16.00%) CommVault
9 4 (16.00%) NetApp
9 4 (16.00%) Symantec
9 4 (16.00%) EMC
9 4 (16.00%) SharePoint

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.00%) Lync
4 3 (12.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Consultant
1 5 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.00%) Fault Management
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) Information Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VBA
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) PMP
3 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Dell
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) CommVault
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) EMC
5 4 (16.00%) Symantec
6 3 (12.00%) Lotus
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco
8 1 (4.00%) McAfee
8 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
8 1 (4.00%) Lumension
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £275 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago