The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 78 25 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 28.26% 29.07% 30.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 79.59% 83.33% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 17 40
Median daily rate £317 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.84% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £315 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £451 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +6.89%
Windows
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Operating Systems Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
98 30 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 35.51% 34.88% 43.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 21 58
Median daily rate £320 £352 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% +4.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Windows.

1 138 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 134 (64.73%) Microsoft
3 129 (62.32%) Security Cleared
4 119 (57.49%) Windows Server
5 118 (57.00%) PowerShell
6 113 (54.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 104 (50.24%) SC Cleared
8 97 (46.86%) SQL
9 90 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 89 (43.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 83 (40.10%) HP
11 83 (40.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 74 (35.75%) VMware
13 65 (31.40%) SQL Server
13 65 (31.40%) ITIL
14 60 (28.99%) Citrix
15 59 (28.50%) MS Excel
16 57 (27.54%) MCSE
17 55 (26.57%) DNS
18 49 (23.67%) MCSA
18 49 (23.67%) VBScript
18 49 (23.67%) Office 365
19 47 (22.71%) AIX
20 46 (22.22%) Hyper-V
21 44 (21.26%) Migration
22 42 (20.29%) MS Exchange
23 40 (19.32%) SharePoint
23 40 (19.32%) DHCP
23 40 (19.32%) SAN
23 40 (19.32%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 42 (20.29%) MS Exchange
2 40 (19.32%) SharePoint
3 37 (17.87%) OpenStack
4 36 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (14.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 25 (12.08%) Skype for Business
8 22 (10.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (7.25%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (3.38%) IIS
11 6 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.93%) Apache
12 4 (1.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.93%) MQSeries
12 4 (1.93%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.93%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (1.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 59 (28.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.83%) MS Office
3 3 (1.45%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 49 (23.67%) Office 365
2 8 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.48%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.48%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 55 (26.57%) DNS
2 40 (19.32%) DHCP
2 40 (19.32%) SAN
3 21 (10.14%) Firewall
4 19 (9.18%) Skype
5 13 (6.28%) SSL
6 12 (5.80%) NAS
6 12 (5.80%) TCP/IP
7 10 (4.83%) SNMP
8 8 (3.86%) HTTP
8 8 (3.86%) HTTPS
8 8 (3.86%) iSCSI
9 6 (2.90%) Kerberos
10 5 (2.42%) SMTP
10 5 (2.42%) VPN
10 5 (2.42%) WAN
11 4 (1.93%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.45%) LAN
13 1 (0.48%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (31.40%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.90%) MySQL
4 6 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 23 (11.11%) WinRunner
2 22 (10.63%) TestDirector
3 8 (3.86%) MSI
4 7 (3.38%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.45%) Build Forge
6 3 (1.45%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (0.97%) French Language
1 2 (0.97%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (10.63%) Wintel Engineer
2 20 (9.66%) Analyst
2 20 (9.66%) Test Analyst
3 16 (7.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 16 (7.73%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 12 (5.80%) Messaging Engineer
5 11 (5.31%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 9 (4.35%) Active Directory Engineer
6 9 (4.35%) Wintel Specialist
7 8 (3.86%) Software Engineer
8 7 (3.38%) Administrator
8 7 (3.38%) Monitoring Engineer
8 7 (3.38%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (3.38%) Windows Specialist
9 6 (2.90%) Mobility Engineer
9 6 (2.90%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 6 (2.90%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
10 5 (2.42%) Consultant
10 5 (2.42%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (2.42%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.14%) XML
2 16 (7.73%) Middleware
3 14 (6.76%) Regular Expression
4 7 (3.38%) .NET
4 7 (3.38%) CSS
4 7 (3.38%) JSON
4 7 (3.38%) WinForms
4 7 (3.38%) WPF
4 7 (3.38%) XSD
5 6 (2.90%) jQuery
5 6 (2.90%) XSLT
6 4 (1.93%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (1.45%) J2EE
8 2 (0.97%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.91%) Clustering
2 28 (13.53%) Computer Science
3 23 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (9.18%) PDA
5 14 (6.76%) PKI
6 11 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (4.35%) Data Centre
8 8 (3.86%) Public Cloud
8 8 (3.86%) Replication
9 7 (3.38%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (2.42%) CESG
10 5 (2.42%) Cryptography
10 5 (2.42%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.93%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.93%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.93%) User Experience
11 4 (1.93%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 119 (57.49%) Windows Server
2 113 (54.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 90 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 83 (40.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (22.71%) AIX
6 38 (18.36%) Windows XP
7 28 (13.53%) Linux
8 26 (12.56%) Windows 7
9 24 (11.59%) Solaris
10 20 (9.66%) Unix
11 19 (9.18%) HPUX
12 10 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (2.90%) Android
13 6 (2.90%) Apple iOS
13 6 (2.90%) Windows Phone
14 5 (2.42%) Windows 10
15 4 (1.93%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (31.40%) ITIL
2 44 (21.26%) Migration
3 37 (17.87%) Change Management
4 34 (16.43%) Software Testing
5 27 (13.04%) Load Balancing
6 24 (11.59%) Test Scripting
7 23 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 20 (9.66%) Smoke Testing
9 19 (9.18%) Unit Testing
10 15 (7.25%) Service Management
11 14 (6.76%) High Availability
12 13 (6.28%) Prototyping
13 12 (5.80%) Release Management
14 11 (5.31%) ITSM
14 11 (5.31%) Software Distribution
15 10 (4.83%) Performance Management
16 8 (3.86%) Mentoring
16 8 (3.86%) Virtual Environments
17 7 (3.38%) Records Management
17 7 (3.38%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 118 (57.00%) PowerShell
2 97 (46.86%) SQL
3 49 (23.67%) VBScript
4 26 (12.56%) Java
5 25 (12.08%) Perl
6 20 (9.66%) JavaScript
7 15 (7.25%) Python
8 12 (5.80%) C#
8 12 (5.80%) PHP
9 10 (4.83%) Bourne shell
9 10 (4.83%) C
9 10 (4.83%) Korn
10 9 (4.35%) C++
11 8 (3.86%) Jython
12 6 (2.90%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.42%) Groovy
14 2 (0.97%) COBOL
14 2 (0.97%) PL/1
14 2 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 129 (62.32%) Security Cleared
2 104 (50.24%) SC Cleared
3 89 (43.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (27.54%) MCSE
5 49 (23.67%) MCSA
6 34 (16.43%) Degree
7 31 (14.98%) MCITP
7 31 (14.98%) MCTS
8 25 (12.08%) ISTQB
9 13 (6.28%) DV Cleared
10 11 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (3.38%) CISSP
13 6 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (2.90%) MCP
14 1 (0.48%) OCA
14 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.42%) SLA
2 4 (1.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 138 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 46 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 40 (19.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (10.14%) VMware ESX
5 17 (8.21%) Terminal Services
5 17 (8.21%) XenApp
6 11 (5.31%) vSphere
7 7 (3.38%) DFS Replication
8 5 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.93%) Brightmail
9 4 (1.93%) Firmware
10 2 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.48%) UAG
11 1 (0.48%) vCloud
11 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (15.46%) Netcool
2 23 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 23 (11.11%) SCCM
3 22 (10.63%) HP Quality Center
4 21 (10.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 15 (7.25%) SCOM
6 14 (6.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 13 (6.28%) Microsoft Clustering
8 11 (5.31%) BladeLogic
8 11 (5.31%) HP SiteScope
9 9 (4.35%) Tivoli
9 9 (4.35%) WSUS
10 8 (3.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 8 (3.86%) Puppet
10 8 (3.86%) SCOrch
11 6 (2.90%) SCVMM
12 5 (2.42%) AirWatch
12 5 (2.42%) CA Spectrum
12 5 (2.42%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (2.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 134 (64.73%) Microsoft
2 83 (40.10%) HP
3 74 (35.75%) VMware
4 60 (28.99%) Citrix
5 25 (12.08%) Veritas
6 24 (11.59%) CA
6 24 (11.59%) Intel Security
7 19 (9.18%) IronPort
8 15 (7.25%) Altiris
8 15 (7.25%) Red Hat
9 14 (6.76%) IBM
9 14 (6.76%) Oracle
10 11 (5.31%) Symantec
11 8 (3.86%) BMC
11 8 (3.86%) Dell
12 7 (3.38%) 3PAR
13 6 (2.90%) Apple
13 6 (2.90%) AppSense
14 5 (2.42%) arcserve
14 5 (2.42%) Lumension
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