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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 133 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 30.50% 34.88% 33.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.10% 93.75% 72.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 21 35
Median daily rate £323 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.71% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £425 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +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
164 32 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 37.61% 37.21% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 22 49
Median daily rate £321 £343 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% +5.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £423 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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 June 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 June 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.

1 140 (71.79%) Active Directory
2 131 (67.18%) Microsoft
3 126 (64.62%) Security Cleared
4 121 (62.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 120 (61.54%) Windows Server
6 116 (59.49%) PowerShell
7 100 (51.28%) SC Cleared
8 98 (50.26%) SQL
9 93 (47.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 93 (47.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 83 (42.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 77 (39.49%) VMware
12 73 (37.44%) HP
13 66 (33.85%) SQL Server
14 63 (32.31%) ITIL
15 62 (31.79%) MS Excel
16 61 (31.28%) Citrix
17 60 (30.77%) DNS
18 59 (30.26%) MCSE
19 56 (28.72%) MCSA
20 51 (26.15%) Hyper-V
21 48 (24.62%) SAN
22 45 (23.08%) DHCP
23 44 (22.56%) VBScript
23 44 (22.56%) VMware Infrastructure
23 44 (22.56%) Office 365
24 43 (22.05%) AIX
25 41 (21.03%) Windows XP
25 41 (21.03%) Change Management
25 41 (21.03%) Migration

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 40 (20.51%) OpenStack
2 38 (19.49%) MS Exchange
3 35 (17.95%) SharePoint
4 33 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 29 (14.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 22 (11.28%) Exchange Server 2003
7 22 (11.28%) Skype for Business
8 15 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
9 7 (3.59%) IIS
10 6 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (2.05%) Apache
11 4 (2.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (2.05%) MQSeries
11 4 (2.05%) WebSphere
11 4 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.54%) Tuxedo
12 3 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 62 (31.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.10%) MS Office
3 3 (1.54%) MS Project
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 44 (22.56%) Office 365
2 8 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.51%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.51%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 60 (30.77%) DNS
2 48 (24.62%) SAN
3 45 (23.08%) DHCP
4 21 (10.77%) Firewall
5 19 (9.74%) Skype
6 14 (7.18%) NAS
7 10 (5.13%) iSCSI
7 10 (5.13%) SSL
8 9 (4.62%) TCP/IP
9 8 (4.10%) HTTP
9 8 (4.10%) HTTPS
10 7 (3.59%) SNMP
11 6 (3.08%) Kerberos
12 5 (2.56%) SMTP
12 5 (2.56%) WAN
13 4 (2.05%) NetScaler
14 3 (1.54%) LAN
15 2 (1.03%) VPN
16 1 (0.51%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.03%) MySQL
5 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (14.87%) HP UFT
1 29 (14.87%) WinRunner
2 28 (14.36%) TestDirector
3 9 (4.62%) MSI
4 7 (3.59%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.54%) Build Forge
7 2 (1.03%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.03%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 21 (10.77%) Analyst
1 21 (10.77%) Test Analyst
2 19 (9.74%) Wintel Engineer
3 18 (9.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 18 (9.23%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 16 (8.21%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 10 (5.13%) Messaging Engineer
6 9 (4.62%) Active Directory Engineer
6 9 (4.62%) Software Engineer
6 9 (4.62%) Wintel Specialist
7 7 (3.59%) Administrator
7 7 (3.59%) Windows Specialist
8 5 (2.56%) Consultant
8 5 (2.56%) Development Engineer
8 5 (2.56%) Infrastructure Tester
8 5 (2.56%) Monitoring Engineer
8 5 (2.56%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 5 (2.56%) Software Development Engineer
8 5 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.21%) XML
2 15 (7.69%) Middleware
3 9 (4.62%) Regular Expression
4 8 (4.10%) WinForms
4 8 (4.10%) WPF
4 8 (4.10%) XSD
5 7 (3.59%) .NET
5 7 (3.59%) CSS
6 6 (3.08%) jQuery
6 6 (3.08%) XSLT
7 4 (2.05%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (1.54%) J2EE
9 2 (1.03%) HTML
10 1 (0.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.51%) Clustering
2 25 (12.82%) PDA
3 24 (12.31%) Computer Science
4 20 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (7.18%) PKI
6 10 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (4.62%) Data Centre
8 8 (4.10%) Public Cloud
8 8 (4.10%) Replication
9 7 (3.59%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (2.56%) Cryptography
11 4 (2.05%) Blackberry
11 4 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.54%) Private Cloud
13 2 (1.03%) CESG
13 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
13 2 (1.03%) HP Storage
13 2 (1.03%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 121 (62.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 120 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 93 (47.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 83 (42.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (22.05%) AIX
6 41 (21.03%) Windows XP
7 30 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 18 (9.23%) Linux
9 15 (7.69%) Solaris
10 10 (5.13%) HPUX
10 10 (5.13%) Unix
11 8 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.05%) OS/390
13 3 (1.54%) Windows 10
14 2 (1.03%) Android
14 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (32.31%) ITIL
2 41 (21.03%) Change Management
2 41 (21.03%) Migration
3 32 (16.41%) Software Testing
4 29 (14.87%) Test Automation
5 28 (14.36%) Test Scripting
6 24 (12.31%) Load Balancing
7 17 (8.72%) Unit Testing
8 14 (7.18%) High Availability
8 14 (7.18%) Prototyping
9 11 (5.64%) Release Management
10 10 (5.13%) Conflict Management
10 10 (5.13%) Risk Management
11 9 (4.62%) ITSM
11 9 (4.62%) Service Management
11 9 (4.62%) Software Distribution
12 8 (4.10%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.10%) Virtual Environments
13 7 (3.59%) Records Management
14 6 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 116 (59.49%) PowerShell
2 98 (50.26%) SQL
3 44 (22.56%) VBScript
4 16 (8.21%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.69%) Java
6 13 (6.67%) C#
6 13 (6.67%) Perl
7 9 (4.62%) Python
8 8 (4.10%) Bourne shell
8 8 (4.10%) Jython
8 8 (4.10%) Korn
9 7 (3.59%) C
10 6 (3.08%) C++
10 6 (3.08%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.03%) COBOL
11 2 (1.03%) PHP
11 2 (1.03%) PL/1
11 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 126 (64.62%) Security Cleared
2 100 (51.28%) SC Cleared
3 93 (47.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 59 (30.26%) MCSE
5 56 (28.72%) MCSA
6 36 (18.46%) MCITP
6 36 (18.46%) MCTS
7 30 (15.38%) Degree
8 28 (14.36%) ISTQB
9 16 (8.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (6.67%) DV Cleared
11 7 (3.59%) CISSP
11 7 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (3.08%) MCP
13 1 (0.51%) OCA
13 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.56%) SLA
2 4 (2.05%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 140 (71.79%) Active Directory
2 51 (26.15%) Hyper-V
3 44 (22.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (13.85%) VMware ESX
5 17 (8.72%) Terminal Services
6 16 (8.21%) vSphere
6 16 (8.21%) XenApp
7 7 (3.59%) DFS Replication
8 5 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.05%) Firmware
10 1 (0.51%) Brightmail
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.51%) UAG
10 1 (0.51%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 36 (18.46%) Netcool
2 28 (14.36%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (14.36%) McAfee ePO
3 19 (9.74%) SCCM
4 18 (9.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 14 (7.18%) SCOM
6 13 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
7 11 (5.64%) BladeLogic
7 11 (5.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 9 (4.62%) WSUS
9 8 (4.10%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 8 (4.10%) Puppet
9 8 (4.10%) SCOrch
9 8 (4.10%) Tivoli
10 7 (3.59%) HP SiteScope
11 6 (3.08%) SCVMM
12 5 (2.56%) CA Spectrum
12 5 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 2 (1.03%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 131 (67.18%) Microsoft
2 77 (39.49%) VMware
3 73 (37.44%) HP
4 61 (31.28%) Citrix
5 30 (15.38%) Veritas
6 29 (14.87%) Intel Security
7 22 (11.28%) CA
8 15 (7.69%) IronPort
9 13 (6.67%) IBM
9 13 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 12 (6.15%) Altiris
11 10 (5.13%) Symantec
12 9 (4.62%) Oracle
13 8 (4.10%) BMC
13 8 (4.10%) Dell
14 7 (3.59%) 3PAR
15 5 (2.56%) AppSense
15 5 (2.56%) arcserve
15 5 (2.56%) EMC
15 5 (2.56%) Lumension
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