The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 3.23% 15.00% 5.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 85.71% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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 Stirling region.

Operating Systems Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 12.90% 17.50% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £330 £475 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.52% +12.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

Windows
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Windows.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) ObjectStore
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) ObjectStore
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware