Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 2018 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 39 48
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9 -14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 58 49 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.80% 4.32% 3.39%
As % of the Applications category 44.96% 37.40% 36.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 20
Glasgow median daily rate £230 £324 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.96% +66.03% -40.00%
10th Percentile £114 £174 £95
90th Percentile £398 £473 £359
Scotland median daily rate £230 £250 £260
% change year-on-year -8.00% -3.85% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.50% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -21.88%

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 129 131 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.45% 11.55% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 58 65
Glasgow median daily rate £300 £324 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.34% +17.73% -11.65%
10th Percentile £128 £150 £99
90th Percentile £441 £475 £381
Scotland median daily rate £325 £321 £320
% change year-on-year +1.17% +0.39% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.16 £38.75 £13.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.04% +182.33% -45.64%
10th Percentile £10.00 £36.53 £13.48
90th Percentile £24.88 £40.78 £28.77
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -21.05% -2.56% +8.33%

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 20 May 2018.

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 20 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, 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 37 (63.79%) Microsoft
2 24 (41.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (32.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (31.03%) Windows
5 14 (24.14%) Finance
5 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
6 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
6 13 (22.41%) PMO
7 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
8 10 (17.24%) SharePoint
8 10 (17.24%) Programme Management
9 8 (13.79%) MS Visio
9 8 (13.79%) Office 365
9 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (13.79%) Degree
9 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
10 7 (12.07%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (12.07%) Windows XP
10 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
10 7 (12.07%) ITIL
10 7 (12.07%) Project Management
11 6 (10.34%) Change Management
11 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
11 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Project
11 6 (10.34%) SQL
11 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (8.62%) Altiris
12 5 (8.62%) Resource Management
12 5 (8.62%) QA
12 5 (8.62%) SCCM

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 10 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.62%) IBM Notes
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.45%) CICS
4 2 (3.45%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.45%) SAS
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (32.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (13.79%) MS Visio
4 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (3.45%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) ADSL
2 4 (6.90%) VPN
3 3 (5.17%) WAN
4 2 (3.45%) Broadband
4 2 (3.45%) DHCP
4 2 (3.45%) DNS
4 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.45%) Extranet
4 2 (3.45%) Internet
4 2 (3.45%) Intranet
4 2 (3.45%) Kerberos
4 2 (3.45%) MPLS
4 2 (3.45%) Skype
4 2 (3.45%) SSH
4 2 (3.45%) SSL
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.72%) FCoE
5 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.72%) NAS
5 1 (1.72%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Power BI
1 3 (5.17%) QlikView
2 2 (3.45%) DB2
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) Essbase
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MSI
2 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Law
2 3 (5.17%) Legal
3 2 (3.45%) French Language
3 2 (3.45%) German Language
3 2 (3.45%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.45%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Analyst
2 6 (10.34%) PMO Analyst
2 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
2 6 (10.34%) Report Analyst
3 4 (6.90%) Administrator
3 4 (6.90%) Data Analyst
3 4 (6.90%) Desktop Support
3 4 (6.90%) Developer
3 4 (6.90%) Project Officer
3 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (5.17%) Change and Release Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Change Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Consultant
4 3 (5.17%) Deployment Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (5.17%) Junior
4 3 (5.17%) Project Support Officer
4 3 (5.17%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) Angular 2
2 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.45%) ISPF
2 2 (3.45%) Middleware
3 1 (1.72%) jQuery
3 1 (1.72%) REST
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.45%) PKI
4 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.72%) NHS
5 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.07%) Windows XP
4 5 (8.62%) Windows 10
5 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.45%) Unix
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.45%) zOS
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) Programme Management
2 7 (12.07%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
2 7 (12.07%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (12.07%) Project Management
3 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.34%) Change Management
3 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
4 5 (8.62%) Resource Management
4 5 (8.62%) Service Management
4 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.62%) Time Management
4 5 (8.62%) Workflow
5 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.90%) Document Management
5 4 (6.90%) Information Security
5 4 (6.90%) ITIL V3
5 4 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.90%) Migration
5 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) C#
2 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.45%) Assembly Language
3 2 (3.45%) CLIST
3 2 (3.45%) JCL
3 2 (3.45%) Perl
3 2 (3.45%) REXX
3 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.45%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.72%) VBA
4 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) Degree
4 4 (6.90%) HND
5 3 (5.17%) CGEIT
5 3 (5.17%) CISA
5 3 (5.17%) CISSP
5 3 (5.17%) CRISC
5 3 (5.17%) HNC
5 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.17%) PMP
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.72%) MCP
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.41%) PMO
2 5 (8.62%) QA
3 3 (5.17%) SLA
4 2 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.72%) GDPR
5 1 (1.72%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.45%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (3.45%) RACF
3 2 (3.45%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) NFS
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) SCCM
2 2 (3.45%) zSecure
3 1 (1.72%) RSA Archer
3 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Altiris
2 5 (8.62%) Lotus
2 5 (8.62%) Symantec
3 4 (6.90%) Sophos
4 3 (5.17%) Apple
4 3 (5.17%) IBM
4 3 (5.17%) Tableau
5 2 (3.45%) CA
5 2 (3.45%) iManage
5 2 (3.45%) Nintex
5 2 (3.45%) Sybase
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) BT
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) Citrix
6 1 (1.72%) HP
6 1 (1.72%) Intapp
6 1 (1.72%) Openreach
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle