The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Windows Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 66 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 10 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.09% 0.40% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.41% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Median daily rate £388 £464 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.48% +42.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £464 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £464 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £250 £265
% change year-on-year
+24.50% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.63 £15.38 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+8.13% -4.38%
Windows Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
886 1454 1415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.72% 95.85% 96.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 713 765
Median daily rate £389 £385 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.97% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £269 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 16
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.02 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £40.49 £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Windows Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Windows Engineer in the job title.

Windows Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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

Windows Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Windows Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (38.89%) DNS
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (27.78%) DHCP
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Citrix
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) DB2
8 3 (16.67%) IIS
8 3 (16.67%) DB2 UDB
8 3 (16.67%) Law
8 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (16.67%) Unix
8 3 (16.67%) Replication
8 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
8 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
9 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
9 2 (11.11%) Office 365

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Bluemix
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) VLAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) DB2
1 3 (16.67%) DB2 UDB
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 3 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (5.56%) Application Discovery
2 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Network Design
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) VBScript
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VBA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.56%) WebSpy
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