Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 63 85
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2012 21 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.68% 2.04% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.98% 7.21% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 7
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -12.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £270 £146 £243
90th Percentile £550 £375 £388
Scotland median daily rate £400 £310 £313
% change year-on-year +29.03% -0.80% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -

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 301 319 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.04% 28.23% 24.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 169 195
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £168 £158 £178
90th Percentile £550 £438 £450
Scotland median daily rate £390 £325 £340
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.41% +2.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 11
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.76 £17.19 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.17% -68.75% +233.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £15.00
90th Percentile £28.75 £33.50 £73.75
Scotland median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £18.63
% change year-on-year -1.45% -7.38% +15.25%

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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (66.67%) PowerShell
5 13 (61.90%) IIS
5 13 (61.90%) SQL
6 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
7 11 (52.38%) Linux
7 11 (52.38%) HP
7 11 (52.38%) Internet
7 11 (52.38%) Firewall
7 11 (52.38%) SCCM
7 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (47.62%) Web Development
8 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
8 10 (47.62%) Security Operations
8 10 (47.62%) IBM BigFix
8 10 (47.62%) Data Loss Prevention
8 10 (47.62%) Task Automation
8 10 (47.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 10 (47.62%) Symantec
8 10 (47.62%) Project Management
8 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (47.62%) Python
8 10 (47.62%) Perl
8 10 (47.62%) HTML
8 10 (47.62%) Oracle
9 9 (42.86%) Dell
9 9 (42.86%) IBM
9 9 (42.86%) Finance

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 13 (61.90%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
1 11 (52.38%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
1 9 (42.86%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) IT Security Specialist
1 6 (28.57%) Security Specialist
2 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Specialist
2 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Expert
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) IT Support
3 1 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.76%) CentOS
8 1 (4.76%) Unix
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Data Loss Prevention
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
1 10 (47.62%) Security Operations
1 10 (47.62%) Task Automation
1 10 (47.62%) Web Development
2 9 (42.86%) BCP
2 9 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 9 (42.86%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) High Availability
5 2 (9.52%) Records Management
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) Perl
4 10 (47.62%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) SCCM
2 10 (47.62%) IBM BigFix
2 10 (47.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) HP
3 10 (47.62%) Oracle
3 10 (47.62%) Symantec
4 9 (42.86%) Dell
4 9 (42.86%) IBM
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 3 (14.29%) Nintex
7 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.76%) Avaya
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco
8 1 (4.76%) F5
8 1 (4.76%) Sophos
8 1 (4.76%) Veeam