The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 58 62 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.13% 7.13% 13.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.37% 37.58% 53.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 45
Median daily rate £255 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £147 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £404 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 10
Median hourly rate - £16.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +6.89%
Windows
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
164 165 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.83% 18.99% 24.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 73 84
Median daily rate £292 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.48% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £191 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 10
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows.

1 67 (48.20%) Active Directory
2 59 (42.45%) Windows Server
3 48 (34.53%) Microsoft
4 43 (30.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (28.78%) PowerShell
6 38 (27.34%) Security Cleared
7 34 (24.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (23.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (20.86%) Linux
10 28 (20.14%) VMware
11 24 (17.27%) DNS
11 24 (17.27%) SQL
12 23 (16.55%) MS Exchange
12 23 (16.55%) SC Cleared
13 21 (15.11%) Hyper-V
13 21 (15.11%) SQL Server
14 20 (14.39%) ITIL
14 20 (14.39%) Windows 7
15 19 (13.67%) Unix
15 19 (13.67%) MS Excel
15 19 (13.67%) HP
15 19 (13.67%) Firewall
16 18 (12.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (12.95%) Office 365
17 17 (12.23%) SCCM
17 17 (12.23%) Finance
18 16 (11.51%) Degree
19 15 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2007
19 15 (10.79%) Windows XP

Windows
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:

Application Platforms
1 23 (16.55%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.63%) OpenStack
3 12 (8.63%) SharePoint
4 10 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (5.04%) Skype for Business
6 7 (5.04%) Tomcat
7 6 (4.32%) Apache
7 6 (4.32%) JBoss
7 6 (4.32%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (2.88%) IIS
9 3 (2.16%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.44%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (1.44%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (13.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.07%) MS Office
3 3 (2.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.72%) Eikon
2 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.95%) Office 365
2 10 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.27%) DNS
2 19 (13.67%) Firewall
3 13 (9.35%) DHCP
4 11 (7.91%) SAN
5 10 (7.19%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.04%) SSL
7 6 (4.32%) WAN
8 5 (3.60%) HTTP
8 5 (3.60%) LAN
8 5 (3.60%) Skype
8 5 (3.60%) VoIP
9 4 (2.88%) SNMP
9 4 (2.88%) VPN
10 3 (2.16%) VLAN
11 2 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.44%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.72%) ATM
12 1 (0.72%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.72%) NAS
12 1 (0.72%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.04%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.32%) MarkLogic
3 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.44%) DB2
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.72%) MS Access
7 1 (0.72%) MySQL
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (1.44%) Fiddler
1 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (1.44%) StarTeam
1 2 (1.44%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.72%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.72%) MSI
2 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.72%) Subversion
2 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.72%) WinRunner
General
1 17 (12.23%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Banking
3 4 (2.88%) Front Office
3 4 (2.88%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.16%) Legal
5 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.44%) Publishing
6 1 (0.72%) Back Office
6 1 (0.72%) Billing
6 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (15.11%) Analyst
2 16 (11.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (9.35%) Developer
4 9 (6.47%) Architect
5 7 (5.04%) Desktop Support
5 7 (5.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (5.04%) Server Engineer
5 7 (5.04%) Test Analyst
6 6 (4.32%) Active Directory Engineer
6 6 (4.32%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (4.32%) Java Developer
6 6 (4.32%) Messaging Engineer
7 5 (3.60%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (3.60%) Administrator
7 5 (3.60%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
7 5 (3.60%) Security Engineer
7 5 (3.60%) Service Analyst
7 5 (3.60%) Support Engineer
8 4 (2.88%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.04%) .NET
1 7 (5.04%) AngularJS
2 6 (4.32%) Apache Commons
2 6 (4.32%) Drools
2 6 (4.32%) Ext JS
2 6 (4.32%) Hibernate
2 6 (4.32%) J2EE
2 6 (4.32%) jBPM
2 6 (4.32%) JSP
2 6 (4.32%) Servlets
2 6 (4.32%) Spring
3 5 (3.60%) CSS
3 5 (3.60%) Web Services
4 4 (2.88%) HTML
5 3 (2.16%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.16%) jQuery
6 2 (1.44%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.44%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.44%) REST
6 2 (1.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.35%) Clustering
2 11 (7.91%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.19%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.04%) Replication
6 5 (3.60%) PKI
7 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.88%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.44%) PDA
10 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.72%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.72%) IVR
10 1 (0.72%) NHS
10 1 (0.72%) User Experience
10 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (42.45%) Windows Server
2 43 (30.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (24.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (23.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (20.86%) Linux
6 20 (14.39%) Windows 7
7 19 (13.67%) Unix
8 15 (10.79%) Windows XP
9 12 (8.63%) AIX
10 11 (7.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (5.04%) Solaris
12 6 (4.32%) Windows 10
13 5 (3.60%) Android
14 3 (2.16%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.44%) HPUX
15 2 (1.44%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.39%) ITIL
2 14 (10.07%) Migration
3 13 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.63%) Change Management
5 10 (7.19%) Software Testing
6 8 (5.76%) Integration Testing
6 8 (5.76%) Workflow
7 7 (5.04%) OO
7 7 (5.04%) Open Source
7 7 (5.04%) Server Virtualisation
7 7 (5.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (4.32%) BPMN
8 6 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (4.32%) OOD
8 6 (4.32%) Service Management
8 6 (4.32%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (4.32%) User Stories
9 5 (3.60%) Prototyping
9 5 (3.60%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.60%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.78%) PowerShell
2 24 (17.27%) SQL
3 14 (10.07%) Java
4 11 (7.91%) C#
4 11 (7.91%) VBScript
5 7 (5.04%) Perl
6 5 (3.60%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.88%) Korn
7 4 (2.88%) Python
8 2 (1.44%) Bourne shell
8 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.72%) VB
9 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (27.34%) Security Cleared
2 23 (16.55%) SC Cleared
3 18 (12.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (11.51%) Degree
5 12 (8.63%) MCSE
6 7 (5.04%) MCSA
7 6 (4.32%) CISSP
8 4 (2.88%) ISTQB
8 4 (2.88%) MCITP
8 4 (2.88%) MCP
8 4 (2.88%) MCTS
9 3 (2.16%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.44%) SANS
11 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.72%) ISEB
11 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.16%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (48.20%) Active Directory
2 21 (15.11%) Hyper-V
3 18 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.32%) XenApp
5 5 (3.60%) vSphere
6 4 (2.88%) DFS Replication
6 4 (2.88%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.44%) Docker
9 1 (0.72%) Brightmail
9 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (12.23%) SCCM
2 5 (3.60%) Netcool
2 5 (3.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (2.88%) SCOM
3 4 (2.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.16%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (2.16%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.44%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.44%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.44%) Mesos
5 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.44%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.72%) Ansible
6 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.72%) Nagios
6 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (34.53%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.14%) VMware
3 19 (13.67%) HP
4 15 (10.79%) Oracle
5 14 (10.07%) Citrix
6 9 (6.47%) Cisco
6 9 (6.47%) IBM
6 9 (6.47%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.32%) Symantec
8 5 (3.60%) Altiris
9 4 (2.88%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.16%) Apple
10 3 (2.16%) EMC
10 3 (2.16%) Intel Security
10 3 (2.16%) Veritas
10 3 (2.16%) Xamarin
11 2 (1.44%) CA
11 2 (1.44%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.44%) F5
11 2 (1.44%) IronPort
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