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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 15 61 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 45.45% 36.31% 32.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 92.42% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 45 33
Median daily rate £320 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £420 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.97 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.46% +6.66%

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
15 66 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 45.45% 39.29% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 50 40
Median daily rate £281 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 20 January 2017.

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
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 20 January 2017. 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 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 13 £320 -5.88% 1
Renfrew - 2 - -
Windows
Scotland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 85 (69.67%) Active Directory
2 82 (67.21%) Microsoft
3 69 (56.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 67 (54.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (52.46%) Security Cleared
6 61 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 59 (48.36%) PowerShell
8 58 (47.54%) SC Cleared
9 48 (39.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 47 (38.52%) Office 365
11 46 (37.70%) MS Excel
12 43 (35.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 41 (33.61%) MCSE
14 38 (31.15%) SharePoint
15 34 (27.87%) Degree
16 33 (27.05%) SQL
17 30 (24.59%) HP
17 30 (24.59%) Migration
18 27 (22.13%) Computer Science
19 25 (20.49%) Exchange Server 2010
19 25 (20.49%) Windows 7
19 25 (20.49%) MS Exchange
20 24 (19.67%) Windows XP
21 23 (18.85%) DNS
21 23 (18.85%) Skype for Business
21 23 (18.85%) Exchange Server 2013
22 22 (18.03%) ITIL
22 22 (18.03%) SQL Server
23 21 (17.21%) Skype
23 21 (17.21%) OpenStack

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 38 (31.15%) SharePoint
2 25 (20.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 25 (20.49%) MS Exchange
3 23 (18.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (18.85%) Skype for Business
4 21 (17.21%) OpenStack
5 14 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (9.02%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (6.56%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (5.74%) IIS
9 1 (0.82%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 46 (37.70%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 47 (38.52%) Office 365
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.85%) DNS
2 21 (17.21%) Skype
3 19 (15.57%) DHCP
4 14 (11.48%) SAN
5 12 (9.84%) LAN
5 12 (9.84%) WAN
6 11 (9.02%) Firewall
6 11 (9.02%) VSAN
7 7 (5.74%) Internet
7 7 (5.74%) Intranet
8 6 (4.92%) HTTP
8 6 (4.92%) HTTPS
8 6 (4.92%) iSCSI
8 6 (4.92%) NAS
9 3 (2.46%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.64%) VPN
11 1 (0.82%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.66%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.82%) MySQL
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (9.84%) StarTeam
2 2 (1.64%) MSI
2 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.64%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.28%) Finance
2 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (10.66%) Analyst
1 13 (10.66%) Architect
1 13 (10.66%) Messaging Specialist
1 13 (10.66%) Test Analyst
2 10 (8.20%) Infrastructure Architect
2 10 (8.20%) Lync Specialist
2 10 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (7.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 9 (7.38%) Office 365 Specialist
3 9 (7.38%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 6 (4.92%) Active Directory Engineer
4 6 (4.92%) Consultant
4 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 6 (4.92%) Mobility Specialist
4 6 (4.92%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (4.10%) Applications Packager
5 5 (4.10%) Tester
6 4 (3.28%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (3.28%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.38%) .NET
2 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET
3 6 (4.92%) Middleware
4 3 (2.46%) XML
5 2 (1.64%) XSD
6 1 (0.82%) J2EE
6 1 (0.82%) JSON
6 1 (0.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.13%) Computer Science
2 17 (13.93%) Data Centre
3 12 (9.84%) Clustering
4 11 (9.02%) Private Cloud
5 10 (8.20%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (5.74%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.28%) PKI
9 3 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.64%) PDA
11 1 (0.82%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.82%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.82%) Replication
11 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (56.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 67 (54.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 61 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 48 (39.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (20.49%) Windows 7
6 24 (19.67%) Windows XP
7 14 (11.48%) AIX
7 14 (11.48%) Windows 10
8 9 (7.38%) Linux
9 8 (6.56%) Android
9 8 (6.56%) Apple iOS
10 7 (5.74%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (4.10%) Unix
12 2 (1.64%) Solaris
13 1 (0.82%) HPUX
13 1 (0.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.59%) Migration
2 22 (18.03%) ITIL
3 20 (16.39%) Load Balancing
4 17 (13.93%) Change Management
5 16 (13.11%) Software Testing
6 14 (11.48%) Test Scripting
7 13 (10.66%) Application Packaging
7 13 (10.66%) Server Virtualisation
8 12 (9.84%) Network Design
9 11 (9.02%) Matrix Organization
9 11 (9.02%) Smoke Testing
9 11 (9.02%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 10 (8.20%) Office Automation
11 7 (5.74%) Virtual Environments
12 6 (4.92%) Application Virtualisation
12 6 (4.92%) ITSM
12 6 (4.92%) OO
12 6 (4.92%) Server Building
12 6 (4.92%) Software Delivery
12 6 (4.92%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.36%) PowerShell
2 33 (27.05%) SQL
3 7 (5.74%) Python
4 6 (4.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.92%) Jython
5 5 (4.10%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.28%) VBScript
7 2 (1.64%) C
7 2 (1.64%) C#
7 2 (1.64%) Java
7 2 (1.64%) Perl
8 1 (0.82%) PHP
8 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (52.46%) Security Cleared
2 58 (47.54%) SC Cleared
3 43 (35.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (33.61%) MCSE
5 34 (27.87%) Degree
6 17 (13.93%) MCSA
7 16 (13.11%) ISTQB
8 13 (10.66%) MCITP
8 13 (10.66%) MCTS
9 11 (9.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (5.74%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (2.46%) CISSP
12 2 (1.64%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.82%) CCDA
13 1 (0.82%) CCNP
13 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) JSP 440
System Software
1 85 (69.67%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.93%) Hyper-V
2 17 (13.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.66%) vSphere
4 4 (3.28%) DFS Replication
4 4 (3.28%) Firmware
5 2 (1.64%) Brightmail
5 2 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.82%) XenApp
6 1 (0.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (9.84%) McAfee ePO
1 12 (9.84%) Netcool
2 11 (9.02%) PowerCLI
2 11 (9.02%) vRealize
3 8 (6.56%) AirWatch
4 6 (4.92%) BladeLogic
4 6 (4.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 6 (4.92%) Puppet
4 6 (4.92%) SCOrch
5 3 (2.46%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (2.46%) SCCM
6 2 (1.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.82%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 82 (67.21%) Microsoft
2 30 (24.59%) HP
3 17 (13.93%) VMware
4 14 (11.48%) Citrix
5 12 (9.84%) Intel Security
5 12 (9.84%) Veritas
6 10 (8.20%) IronPort
7 6 (4.92%) AppSense
7 6 (4.92%) BMC
7 6 (4.92%) CA
7 6 (4.92%) Dell
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle
9 1 (0.82%) Apple
9 1 (0.82%) BEA
9 1 (0.82%) Cisco
9 1 (0.82%) F5
9 1 (0.82%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.82%) Samsung
9 1 (0.82%) Sun
9 1 (0.82%) Symantec
Erskine, Renfrewshire
LA International
Posted: 5 hours ago