The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 56 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing MSI 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% 0.33% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
77 70 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.77% 11.42% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 60
Median daily rate £395 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.39% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £348 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.89 £33.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.84% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing MSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

MSI
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MSI.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management