The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 105 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 41.18% 24.07% 25.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.45% 81.25% 67.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 19 36
Median daily rate £320 £330 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £450 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
- +7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £39.75 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.86% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.57 £15.43 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.59% -3.57%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
110 32 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 43.14% 29.63% 38.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 22 56
Median daily rate £310 £330 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -1.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £298 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -1 103 £320 -3.03% 2
Renfrew - 1 £213 -
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

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

1 171 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 148 (60.91%) Microsoft
3 138 (56.79%) Security Cleared
4 133 (54.73%) Windows Server
5 130 (53.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 130 (53.50%) PowerShell
6 115 (47.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 112 (46.09%) SC Cleared
8 99 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 96 (39.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 96 (39.51%) HP
10 89 (36.63%) SQL
11 76 (31.28%) Office 365
12 71 (29.22%) MS Excel
13 68 (27.98%) MCSE
14 66 (27.16%) ITIL
15 61 (25.10%) SQL Server
16 59 (24.28%) SharePoint
16 59 (24.28%) VMware
17 58 (23.87%) DNS
18 57 (23.46%) MS Exchange
18 57 (23.46%) Migration
19 55 (22.63%) Citrix
20 51 (20.99%) OpenStack
21 50 (20.58%) Exchange Server 2013
21 50 (20.58%) Degree
22 48 (19.75%) Exchange Server 2010
23 46 (18.93%) MCSA
23 46 (18.93%) VBScript
24 45 (18.52%) Computer Science

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 59 (24.28%) SharePoint
2 57 (23.46%) MS Exchange
3 51 (20.99%) OpenStack
4 50 (20.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 48 (19.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 38 (15.64%) Skype for Business
7 35 (14.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 26 (10.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (6.58%) Office Communications Server
10 9 (3.70%) IIS
11 4 (1.65%) Apache
11 4 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.65%) MQSeries
11 4 (1.65%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.23%) AquaLogic
12 3 (1.23%) JBoss
12 3 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (1.23%) Tuxedo
12 3 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 71 (29.22%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.41%) MS Office
3 3 (1.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 76 (31.28%) Office 365
2 12 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 58 (23.87%) DNS
2 43 (17.70%) DHCP
3 36 (14.81%) SAN
4 33 (13.58%) Skype
5 21 (8.64%) Firewall
6 14 (5.76%) SSL
7 12 (4.94%) TCP/IP
8 11 (4.53%) SNMP
9 9 (3.70%) NAS
10 8 (3.29%) Kerberos
11 7 (2.88%) VPN
12 5 (2.06%) HTTP
12 5 (2.06%) HTTPS
12 5 (2.06%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.06%) SMTP
13 4 (1.65%) Internet
13 4 (1.65%) Intranet
13 4 (1.65%) LAN
13 4 (1.65%) NetScaler
13 4 (1.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (25.10%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.88%) MySQL
5 6 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (4.12%) HP UFT
1 10 (4.12%) TestDirector
1 10 (4.12%) WinRunner
2 9 (3.70%) StarTeam
3 3 (1.23%) Build Forge
4 1 (0.41%) MSI
4 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (0.82%) Finance
1 2 (0.82%) French Language
1 2 (0.82%) German Language
1 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
2 19 (7.82%) Analyst
2 19 (7.82%) Test Analyst
3 15 (6.17%) Messaging Specialist
4 12 (4.94%) Active Directory Engineer
4 12 (4.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 12 (4.94%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 10 (4.12%) Lync Specialist
5 10 (4.12%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 9 (3.70%) Mobility Engineer
6 9 (3.70%) Office 365 Specialist
6 9 (3.70%) Wintel Specialist
7 8 (3.29%) Consultant
7 8 (3.29%) Messaging Engineer
7 8 (3.29%) Monitoring Engineer
8 7 (2.88%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (2.47%) Applications Packager
9 6 (2.47%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
9 6 (2.47%) Test Manager
9 6 (2.47%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.76%) Regular Expression
2 13 (5.35%) Middleware
3 10 (4.12%) XML
4 8 (3.29%) .NET
4 8 (3.29%) JSON
5 7 (2.88%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.65%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (1.23%) J2EE
8 1 (0.41%) CSS
8 1 (0.41%) HTML
8 1 (0.41%) jQuery
8 1 (0.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 29 (11.93%) Clustering
3 20 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.17%) Data Centre
5 14 (5.76%) PKI
6 10 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (4.12%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (3.70%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.70%) PDA
8 8 (3.29%) Replication
9 7 (2.88%) Private Cloud
10 6 (2.47%) Cryptography
11 5 (2.06%) CESG
11 5 (2.06%) User Experience
12 4 (1.65%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (1.65%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.82%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 133 (54.73%) Windows Server
2 130 (53.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 115 (47.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 96 (39.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (17.28%) AIX
6 41 (16.87%) Windows XP
7 34 (13.99%) Linux
8 31 (12.76%) Windows 7
9 25 (10.29%) Solaris
10 23 (9.47%) Unix
11 20 (8.23%) HPUX
12 14 (5.76%) Android
12 14 (5.76%) Apple iOS
12 14 (5.76%) Windows 10
13 10 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (2.88%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (2.88%) Windows Phone
15 4 (1.65%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (27.16%) ITIL
2 57 (23.46%) Migration
3 38 (15.64%) Load Balancing
4 31 (12.76%) Software Testing
5 28 (11.52%) Change Management
6 19 (7.82%) Test Scripting
7 16 (6.58%) Application Packaging
7 16 (6.58%) Service Management
8 15 (6.17%) Smoke Testing
9 14 (5.76%) Server Virtualisation
9 14 (5.76%) Unit Testing
10 12 (4.94%) Release Management
11 10 (4.12%) High Availability
11 10 (4.12%) Test Automation
12 9 (3.70%) Server Building
13 8 (3.29%) Application Virtualisation
13 8 (3.29%) Infrastructure Management
13 8 (3.29%) Mentoring
13 8 (3.29%) Prototyping
13 8 (3.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 130 (53.50%) PowerShell
2 89 (36.63%) SQL
3 46 (18.93%) VBScript
4 26 (10.70%) Perl
5 25 (10.29%) Java
6 13 (5.35%) PHP
6 13 (5.35%) Python
7 11 (4.53%) JavaScript
8 10 (4.12%) Bourne shell
8 10 (4.12%) Korn
9 8 (3.29%) C
10 7 (2.88%) C++
11 6 (2.47%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.06%) Groovy
12 5 (2.06%) Jython
13 4 (1.65%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 138 (56.79%) Security Cleared
2 112 (46.09%) SC Cleared
3 99 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 68 (27.98%) MCSE
5 50 (20.58%) Degree
6 46 (18.93%) MCSA
7 26 (10.70%) MCITP
7 26 (10.70%) MCTS
8 22 (9.05%) ISTQB
9 11 (4.53%) DV Cleared
10 10 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.88%) CISSP
12 7 (2.88%) MCP
13 1 (0.41%) CCDA
13 1 (0.41%) CCNP
13 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.06%) SLA
2 4 (1.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 171 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 43 (17.70%) Hyper-V
3 34 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (7.41%) XenApp
5 17 (7.00%) Terminal Services
6 10 (4.12%) DFS Replication
6 10 (4.12%) vSphere
7 9 (3.70%) VMware ESX
8 8 (3.29%) Firmware
9 5 (2.06%) Brightmail
9 5 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.82%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.41%) UAG
12 1 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (10.70%) Netcool
2 20 (8.23%) PowerCLI
2 20 (8.23%) SCCM
3 19 (7.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 17 (7.00%) McAfee ePO
5 15 (6.17%) SCOM
6 14 (5.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 13 (5.35%) AirWatch
7 13 (5.35%) Microsoft Clustering
8 12 (4.94%) HP SiteScope
9 9 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (3.70%) Tivoli
10 8 (3.29%) BladeLogic
11 6 (2.47%) SCVMM
12 5 (2.06%) CA Spectrum
12 5 (2.06%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 5 (2.06%) Puppet
12 5 (2.06%) SCOrch
12 5 (2.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (2.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 148 (60.91%) Microsoft
2 96 (39.51%) HP
3 59 (24.28%) VMware
4 55 (22.63%) Citrix
5 22 (9.05%) IronPort
6 21 (8.64%) CA
7 18 (7.41%) Intel Security
7 18 (7.41%) Veritas
8 15 (6.17%) Altiris
8 15 (6.17%) Red Hat
9 14 (5.76%) IBM
10 13 (5.35%) Oracle
11 12 (4.94%) AppSense
12 8 (3.29%) Symantec
13 7 (2.88%) 3PAR
13 7 (2.88%) Apple
14 5 (2.06%) arcserve
14 5 (2.06%) BMC
14 5 (2.06%) Lumension
14 5 (2.06%) Samsung
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