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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 22.22% 44.83% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £123 £210 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £30.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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
8 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 44.44% 44.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Median daily rate £135 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £30.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
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 12 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) LANDesk

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft