The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 35 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 107 45 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.28% 1.58% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.38% 7.41% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 21 21
Median daily rate £300 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £228 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £464 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £31.25 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -26.53%
Windows Server 2012
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
525 607 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.93% 21.29% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 291 295
Median daily rate £315 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £445 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 21
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £100.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Scotland region.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Windows Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Scotland region.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Windows Server 2012
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

Windows Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire +23 50 £310 -16.77%
Edinburgh +24 27 £300 -11.11% 1
Glasgow +13 19 £300 -4.00% 2
Aberdeen - 7 £283 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £375 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £160 -
East Lothian - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
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Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 151 (88.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 121 (71.18%) Active Directory
4 113 (66.47%) Microsoft
5 104 (61.18%) Windows Server
6 90 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 77 (45.29%) PowerShell
8 58 (34.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 58 (34.12%) Office 365
9 56 (32.94%) MCSE
9 56 (32.94%) Windows 7
10 54 (31.76%) SQL
11 53 (31.18%) Citrix
12 49 (28.82%) SharePoint
13 48 (28.24%) MS Exchange
14 46 (27.06%) MS Excel
15 44 (25.88%) Security Cleared
16 43 (25.29%) Exchange Server 2010
17 42 (24.71%) VMware
18 40 (23.53%) ITIL
19 38 (22.35%) Migration
20 36 (21.18%) Windows 10
21 35 (20.59%) SC Cleared
22 34 (20.00%) SQL Server
23 33 (19.41%) Windows XP
23 33 (19.41%) HP
23 33 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
24 32 (18.82%) DNS
24 32 (18.82%) Clustering
25 31 (18.24%) MS Office

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 49 (28.82%) SharePoint
2 48 (28.24%) MS Exchange
3 43 (25.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (18.24%) Skype for Business
5 29 (17.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (14.12%) OpenStack
7 19 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (10.00%) IIS
9 11 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (4.71%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (27.06%) MS Excel
2 31 (18.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.59%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 58 (34.12%) Office 365
2 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.59%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.59%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (18.82%) DNS
2 30 (17.65%) DHCP
3 22 (12.94%) Skype
4 17 (10.00%) SAN
5 11 (6.47%) Firewall
6 9 (5.29%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.71%) VPN
8 7 (4.12%) VoIP
9 5 (2.94%) LAN
10 4 (2.35%) Internet
10 4 (2.35%) NetScaler
10 4 (2.35%) WAN
11 2 (1.18%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.18%) Intranet
11 2 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.18%) SSL
11 2 (1.18%) VLAN
12 1 (0.59%) FTP
12 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.59%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 22 (12.94%) StarTeam
2 2 (1.18%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (7.06%) Finance
2 6 (3.53%) Law
3 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.59%) Local Government
4 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (21.18%) Analyst
2 20 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 13 (7.65%) Messaging Specialist
3 13 (7.65%) Wintel Engineer
4 11 (6.47%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (5.88%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 10 (5.88%) Lync Specialist
5 10 (5.88%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 9 (5.29%) Office 365 Specialist
6 9 (5.29%) Support Analyst
6 9 (5.29%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (4.71%) Consultant
8 7 (4.12%) Administrator
8 7 (4.12%) IT Support
8 7 (4.12%) Server Engineer
8 7 (4.12%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.12%) Tester
8 7 (4.12%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.88%) .NET
2 9 (5.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.18%) CSS
4 1 (0.59%) ADO
4 1 (0.59%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.59%) HTML
4 1 (0.59%) Middleware
4 1 (0.59%) WinForms
4 1 (0.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.82%) Clustering
2 23 (13.53%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.35%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.35%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.35%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.35%) PKI
6 4 (2.35%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.76%) CMDB
8 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.18%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.18%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.59%) iPad
9 1 (0.59%) iPhone
9 1 (0.59%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 151 (88.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 104 (61.18%) Windows Server
4 90 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 56 (32.94%) Windows 7
6 36 (21.18%) Windows 10
7 33 (19.41%) Windows XP
8 22 (12.94%) AIX
9 8 (4.71%) Apple iOS
10 7 (4.12%) Android
10 7 (4.12%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.76%) Linux
12 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.53%) ITIL
2 38 (22.35%) Migration
3 29 (17.06%) Change Management
4 26 (15.29%) Software Testing
5 23 (13.53%) Server Virtualisation
6 22 (12.94%) Load Balancing
6 22 (12.94%) Test Scripting
7 17 (10.00%) Smoke Testing
8 12 (7.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (5.88%) Application Packaging
10 9 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (4.71%) Change Control
12 6 (3.53%) Infrastructure Management
13 5 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (2.94%) Server Building
13 5 (2.94%) Service Management
13 5 (2.94%) Time Management
14 4 (2.35%) ITSM
14 4 (2.35%) Project Management
14 4 (2.35%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 77 (45.29%) PowerShell
2 54 (31.76%) SQL
3 11 (6.47%) VBScript
4 3 (1.76%) C#
4 3 (1.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.18%) C
6 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 58 (34.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (32.94%) MCSE
3 44 (25.88%) Security Cleared
4 35 (20.59%) SC Cleared
5 26 (15.29%) ISTQB
6 24 (14.12%) Degree
6 24 (14.12%) MCSA
7 22 (12.94%) MCITP
7 22 (12.94%) MCTS
8 12 (7.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (4.71%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.35%) CISSP
12 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.59%) HND
13 1 (0.59%) MCP
13 1 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 121 (71.18%) Active Directory
2 33 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (18.24%) Hyper-V
4 20 (11.76%) vSphere
5 16 (9.41%) XenApp
6 11 (6.47%) XenDesktop
7 8 (4.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (3.53%) Firmware
8 6 (3.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (3.53%) VMware ESX
9 5 (2.94%) Terminal Services
10 4 (2.35%) Brightmail
11 3 (1.76%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 28 (16.47%) SCCM
2 27 (15.88%) McAfee ePO
3 22 (12.94%) Netcool
4 13 (7.65%) SCOM
4 13 (7.65%) vRealize
5 12 (7.06%) PowerCLI
6 7 (4.12%) AirWatch
6 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (3.53%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (2.94%) WSUS
9 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 113 (66.47%) Microsoft
2 53 (31.18%) Citrix
3 42 (24.71%) VMware
4 33 (19.41%) HP
5 28 (16.47%) Veritas
6 27 (15.88%) Intel Security
7 13 (7.65%) IronPort
8 7 (4.12%) Symantec
9 5 (2.94%) CA
9 5 (2.94%) Cisco
10 4 (2.35%) Dell
10 4 (2.35%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.76%) BMC
11 3 (1.76%) Oracle
11 3 (1.76%) Remedy
12 2 (1.18%) Apple
12 2 (1.18%) EMC
12 2 (1.18%) Thales
12 2 (1.18%) Varonis
12 2 (1.18%) WebSpy
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