Period
to 17 February 2020

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 17 February 2020 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
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 44 49
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 46 70 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.72% 4.69% 3.76%
As % of the Applications category 49.46% 42.94% 47.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 42 29
Glasgow median daily rate £268 £288 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.96% +15.00% +7.76%
10th Percentile £121 £130 £145
90th Percentile £398 £406 £396
Scotland median daily rate £171 £275 £219
% change year-on-year -37.73% +25.82% -12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.49 £15.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.27% +50.00% -
Scotland median hourly rate £19.62 £17.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year +13.71% +38.00% -19.35%

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 93 163 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.51% 10.93% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 104 48
Glasgow median daily rate £313 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +9.80% +27.76%
10th Percentile £120 £133 £144
90th Percentile £425 £471 £447
Scotland median daily rate £333 £350 £323
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.53% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 9
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.36 £16.25 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.26% +41.30% +15.00%
10th Percentile £13.55 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £37.56 £65.43 £36.00
Scotland median hourly rate £20.74 £24.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year -14.47% +79.63% -22.55%

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 17 February 2020.

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

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 40 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 18 (39.13%) Windows
3 14 (30.43%) Office 365
3 14 (30.43%) Windows 10
4 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
5 10 (21.74%) Project Management
6 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
6 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (19.57%) Public Sector
7 8 (17.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
8 7 (15.22%) Degree
8 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (15.22%) Project Delivery
9 6 (13.04%) Skype
9 6 (13.04%) OneDrive
9 6 (13.04%) Azure
9 6 (13.04%) SQL
9 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
10 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
10 5 (10.87%) VPN
10 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
10 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
10 5 (10.87%) Change Management
10 5 (10.87%) Migration
10 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared

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 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (4.35%) FileZilla
6 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (2.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) Office 365
2 6 (13.04%) Azure
2 6 (13.04%) OneDrive
3 3 (6.52%) AWS
3 3 (6.52%) SaaS
4 2 (4.35%) GitHub
4 2 (4.35%) Yammer
5 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Skype
2 5 (10.87%) VPN
3 4 (8.70%) DNS
3 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.52%) RFID
4 3 (6.52%) WAN
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
6 1 (2.17%) Broadband
6 1 (2.17%) DWDM
6 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.17%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) Internet
6 1 (2.17%) Intranet
6 1 (2.17%) MPLS
6 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.17%) SDH
6 1 (2.17%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) StarTeam
3 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.17%) JMeter
3 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 9 (19.57%) Public Sector
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Desktop Support
4 4 (8.70%) Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) IT Support
4 4 (8.70%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.52%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (6.52%) IT Technician
5 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Office 365 Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Writer
6 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Migration Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Migration Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Office 365 Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) LDAP
2 3 (6.52%) XMPP
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Clustering
2 2 (4.35%) Vector Graphics
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.17%) Blog
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) PKI
3 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 14 (30.43%) Windows 10
3 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.52%) Android
5 2 (4.35%) AIX
5 2 (4.35%) Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Unix
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Project Management
2 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (15.22%) Project Delivery
4 5 (10.87%) Change Management
4 5 (10.87%) Migration
4 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
5 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.52%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.52%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (6.52%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (6.52%) Preventative Maintenance
6 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.35%) Content Management
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) PMP
4 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.52%) Master's Degree
4 3 (6.52%) MCP
4 3 (6.52%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) A+ Certification
5 2 (4.35%) MCITP
5 2 (4.35%) MCSA
5 2 (4.35%) MCTS
5 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.17%) CISM
6 1 (2.17%) CISSP
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) PMO
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.17%) GDPR
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.17%) NCSC
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.35%) Netcool
3 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.17%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 40 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Apple
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) McAfee
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) Veritas
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) CA
4 1 (2.17%) Dell
4 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.17%) Progress
4 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow