Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Windows Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 56 73
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 24 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.09% 2.27% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.89% 8.11% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 11
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £281 £139 £263
90th Percentile £550 £378 £388
Scotland median daily rate £400 £310 £325
% change year-on-year +29.03% -4.62% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.25 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year +34.38% - -

Windows Server 2012 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 270 296 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 23.54% 28.03% 24.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 155 189
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £355 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% +7.58% +3.94%
10th Percentile £152 £161 £147
90th Percentile £550 £438 £457
Scotland median daily rate £390 £333 £340
% change year-on-year +17.29% -2.21% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.86 £17.19 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.74% -68.75% +240.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £16.13
90th Percentile £29.75 £33.50 £121.88
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year -1.41% -4.05% +14.48%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Glasgow

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Glasgow

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Glasgow

Windows Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2012 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) PowerShell
3 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (58.33%) IIS
5 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
6 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (50.00%) SQL
6 12 (50.00%) Internet
7 11 (45.83%) HP
8 10 (41.67%) Python
8 10 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
8 10 (41.67%) Symantec
8 10 (41.67%) Oracle
8 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
8 10 (41.67%) Perl
8 10 (41.67%) HTML
8 10 (41.67%) Linux
8 10 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (41.67%) SCCM
8 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (41.67%) Web Development
8 10 (41.67%) Project Management
8 10 (41.67%) Firewall
8 10 (41.67%) Migration
8 10 (41.67%) Security Operations
8 10 (41.67%) IBM BigFix
8 10 (41.67%) Data Loss Prevention
8 10 (41.67%) Task Automation

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring 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 14 (58.33%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) Internet
2 10 (41.67%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
1 9 (37.50%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) IT Security Specialist
1 6 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Expert
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Specialist
2 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Consultant
3 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) IT Support
3 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) jQuery
2 2 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 10 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (41.67%) Data Loss Prevention
1 10 (41.67%) Migration
1 10 (41.67%) Project Management
1 10 (41.67%) Security Operations
1 10 (41.67%) Task Automation
1 10 (41.67%) Web Development
2 9 (37.50%) BCP
2 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) Records Management
4 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) PowerShell
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Perl
3 10 (41.67%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) IBM BigFix
1 10 (41.67%) SCCM
1 10 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) HP
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 10 (41.67%) Symantec
4 9 (37.50%) Dell
4 9 (37.50%) IBM
5 8 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (12.50%) Nintex
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat