Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Office
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 46 39
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 +17
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 61 40 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.69% 3.58% 3.88%
As % of the Applications category 50.83% 42.11% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 29
Glasgow median daily rate £216 £293 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.12% +12.50% -0.64%
10th Percentile £107 £151 £96
90th Percentile £406 £397 £379
Scotland median daily rate £216 £275 £269
% change year-on-year -21.42% +2.23% +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £10.00 - £17.50
Scotland median hourly rate £12.00 £15.82 £15.26
% change year-on-year -24.12% +3.67% +22.04%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 120 95 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.22% 8.50% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 42 89
Glasgow median daily rate £325 £309 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.35% +2.83% -
10th Percentile £113 £150 £123
90th Percentile £525 £406 £400
Scotland median daily rate £325 £313 £320
% change year-on-year +4.00% -2.34% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 10
Glasgow median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -47.37% -28.97%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.23 £14.68
90th Percentile £35.50 £38.00 £34.84
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year -6.90% +13.73% -28.17%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Glasgow

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Office in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Glasgow

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Glasgow

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office 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 Microsoft Office.

1 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
2 26 (42.62%) Windows
3 25 (40.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 21 (34.43%) Finance
4 21 (34.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (26.23%) People Management
6 15 (24.59%) Unix
6 15 (24.59%) Mainframe
7 14 (22.95%) Shell Script
7 14 (22.95%) RACF
7 14 (22.95%) JCL
7 14 (22.95%) Middleware
7 14 (22.95%) CICS
7 14 (22.95%) Assembly Language
7 14 (22.95%) CA
7 14 (22.95%) REXX
7 14 (22.95%) zOS
7 14 (22.95%) MQSeries
7 14 (22.95%) Perl
7 14 (22.95%) SQL
7 14 (22.95%) Sybase
7 14 (22.95%) DB2
7 14 (22.95%) SAS
7 14 (22.95%) Kerberos
7 14 (22.95%) SSL
7 14 (22.95%) IBM
7 14 (22.95%) PKI
7 14 (22.95%) ISPF
7 14 (22.95%) SSH
7 14 (22.95%) Project Planning

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring 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 14 (22.95%) CICS
1 14 (22.95%) MQSeries
1 14 (22.95%) SAS
2 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.64%) Confluence
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (34.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
4 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) Kerberos
1 14 (22.95%) SSH
1 14 (22.95%) SSL
2 3 (4.92%) Skype
3 1 (1.64%) Broadband
3 1 (1.64%) Intranet
3 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) DB2
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Billing
2 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Analyst
2 10 (16.39%) IT Support
3 7 (11.48%) IT Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) IT Trainer
3 7 (11.48%) Support Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Trainer
4 6 (9.84%) Assembler Programmer
4 6 (9.84%) Mainframe Programmer
4 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Trainer
4 6 (9.84%) Programmer
4 6 (9.84%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.84%) RACF Programmer
4 6 (9.84%) SAS Programmer
5 5 (8.20%) Desktop Support
5 5 (8.20%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Field Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) ISPF
1 14 (22.95%) Middleware
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
3 1 (1.64%) Angular 2
3 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.64%) CGI
3 1 (1.64%) jQuery
3 1 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Mainframe
2 14 (22.95%) PKI
3 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.28%) NHS
5 2 (3.28%) PMI
5 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Windows
2 15 (24.59%) Unix
3 14 (22.95%) zOS
4 10 (16.39%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.28%) Android
5 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) People Management
2 14 (22.95%) Information Security
2 14 (22.95%) Project Planning
2 14 (22.95%) Security Management
2 14 (22.95%) Time Management
3 12 (19.67%) Migration
4 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
4 7 (11.48%) Project Management
5 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.84%) ITIL
6 3 (4.92%) Change Management
6 3 (4.92%) Coaching
6 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.92%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (3.28%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (3.28%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.28%) ITSM
7 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) Assembly Language
1 14 (22.95%) CLIST
1 14 (22.95%) JCL
1 14 (22.95%) Perl
1 14 (22.95%) REXX
1 14 (22.95%) Shell Script
1 14 (22.95%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) C#
2 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) Degree
3 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.92%) PMP
4 2 (3.28%) CISM
4 2 (3.28%) CISSP
4 2 (3.28%) CRISC
5 1 (1.64%) HND
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) PMO
2 2 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (22.95%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 14 (22.95%) RACF
1 14 (22.95%) Time Sharing Option
2 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) zSecure
Vendors
1 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.95%) CA
2 14 (22.95%) IBM
2 14 (22.95%) Sybase
3 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.64%) Citrix
3 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow