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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 87 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 40 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.45% 0.52% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.33% 2.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+51.51% -17.50%
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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
546 641 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.79% 25.70% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 285 235
Average daily rate £350 £344 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £128 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 43 34
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £91.40 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 November 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 20 £240 +14.28% 2
Glasgow +3 12 £438 +59.09% 3
West Lothian - - - - 2
Moray - - - -
Highlands - - - -
Aberdeen - - - - 4
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Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (85.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (56.67%) Active Directory
4 33 (55.00%) VMware
5 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
7 17 (28.33%) Citrix
7 17 (28.33%) SAN
8 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
9 15 (25.00%) DHCP
9 15 (25.00%) DNS
9 15 (25.00%) SQL
10 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (21.67%) Migration
11 13 (21.67%) Windows 7
12 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (20.00%) IIS
12 12 (20.00%) Linux
13 11 (18.33%) EMC
13 11 (18.33%) Finance
14 10 (16.67%) UNIX
14 10 (16.67%) NetApp
15 9 (15.00%) XenApp
16 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (13.33%) Ubuntu
16 8 (13.33%) Red Hat
16 8 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 7 (11.67%) IBM
17 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
17 7 (11.67%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (20.00%) IIS
4 8 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (10.00%) Lync
6 4 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.00%) IBM Notes
7 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.67%) Apache
9 1 (1.67%) JBoss
9 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.33%) SAN
2 15 (25.00%) DHCP
2 15 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (8.33%) Firewall
4 4 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.33%) LAN
5 2 (3.33%) WAN
5 2 (3.33%) Intranet
6 1 (1.67%) IPv4
6 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.67%) VPN
6 1 (1.67%) Network Security
6 1 (1.67%) VLAN
6 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 8 (13.33%) Administrator
2 7 (11.67%) Consultant
3 6 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Exchange Administrator
5 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Wintel Support
7 2 (3.33%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (3.33%) Server Support Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.33%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Middleware
3 1 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (1.67%) iPad
2 1 (1.67%) iPhone
2 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (85.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (21.67%) Windows 7
5 12 (20.00%) Linux
6 10 (16.67%) UNIX
7 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (13.33%) Ubuntu
8 4 (6.67%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Migration
2 6 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (8.33%) ITIL
4 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (1.67%) High Availability
6 1 (1.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (1.67%) BCP
6 1 (1.67%) CRM
6 1 (1.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.67%) Logistics
6 1 (1.67%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.00%) MCSE
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) MCP
4 1 (1.67%) MCSA
4 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) DICOM
System Software
1 34 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.00%) XenApp
4 4 (6.67%) vSphere
5 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.67%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) SCCM
2 4 (6.67%) SCOM
3 3 (5.00%) SCSM
3 3 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.33%) WSUS
5 1 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (55.00%) VMware
2 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (28.33%) Citrix
4 11 (18.33%) EMC
5 10 (16.67%) NetApp
6 8 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 7 (11.67%) IBM
8 4 (6.67%) HP
9 3 (5.00%) Lotus
9 3 (5.00%) Symantec
9 3 (5.00%) Dell
9 3 (5.00%) Cisco
10 2 (3.33%) Capita
10 2 (3.33%) Intel
11 1 (1.67%) Meru Networks
11 1 (1.67%) Apple
11 1 (1.67%) Sage
11 1 (1.67%) Avaya
11 1 (1.67%) Juniper
11 1 (1.67%) Veritas
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