The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 60 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing MSI 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.01% 0.23% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.89% 2.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £24.63 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+42.13% +105.20%
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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
114 96 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.82% 11.27% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 38 40
Average daily rate £325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSI across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSI across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MSI Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing MSI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MSI.

1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Application Packaging
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) AppSense
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Application Discovery
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) VMware
7 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow Management
7 1 (8.33%) VBScript
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) InstallShield
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing MSI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Application Discovery
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow Management
2 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) AppSense
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) VMware