The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 17.39% 15.38% 25.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £120 £120 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £113 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £134 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Windows
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 Dundee region.

Operating Systems Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 26.09% 15.38% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Median daily rate £120 £120 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -63.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £115 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £130 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dundee region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Android
2 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (60.00%) WebGL
3 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) Games
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) OOD
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
6 1 (10.00%) Clustering
6 1 (10.00%) Replication

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Systems Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) WebGL
2 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Android
1 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) EMC