Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 45 38
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 +10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 50 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.21% 3.56% 3.75%
As % of the Applications category 50.51% 40.43% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 31
Glasgow median daily rate £250 £249 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.40% +50.91% -42.61%
10th Percentile £150 £143 £96
90th Percentile £395 £425 £342
Scotland median daily rate £219 £250 £250
% change year-on-year -12.57% - -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £10.00 - £22.75
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -12.90% - +20.90%

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 99 94 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.33% 8.80% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 50 85
Glasgow median daily rate £313 £268 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.82% -2.73% -6.46%
10th Percentile £150 £113 £101
90th Percentile £446 £514 £375
Scotland median daily rate £320 £309 £300
% change year-on-year +3.73% +2.83% -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.50 £10.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -63.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.10 £20.60
90th Percentile £36.00 £38.45 £33.35
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £17.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -22.55% -22.53% +15.38%

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 22 February 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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 36 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (36.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (32.00%) PMO
5 13 (26.00%) SharePoint
6 12 (24.00%) Windows
6 12 (24.00%) Finance
7 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (18.00%) Programme Management
7 9 (18.00%) Office 365
8 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (16.00%) MS Visio
9 6 (12.00%) Degree
9 6 (12.00%) Resource Management
9 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
10 5 (10.00%) Project Management
10 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 5 (10.00%) Workflow
10 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (8.00%) Skype
11 4 (8.00%) Document Management
11 4 (8.00%) Migration
11 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
11 4 (8.00%) .NET
11 4 (8.00%) C#
11 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
12 3 (6.00%) SQL

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 13 (26.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (36.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (16.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (4.00%) InfoPath
6 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Office 365
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Skype
2 1 (2.00%) ADSL
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.00%) FCoE
2 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.00%) VLAN
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Power BI
1 3 (6.00%) QlikView
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Essbase
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Report Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Developer
4 5 (10.00%) IT Support
4 5 (10.00%) Project Officer
5 4 (8.00%) Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Project Support Officer
5 4 (8.00%) Support Officer
6 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Junior
6 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Office 365 Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Risk Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Risk Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.00%) CGI
3 1 (2.00%) jQuery
3 1 (2.00%) REST
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Programme Management
2 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (12.00%) Resource Management
4 5 (10.00%) Project Management
4 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.00%) Workflow
5 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) Document Management
5 4 (8.00%) Migration
5 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (6.00%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (6.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (6.00%) Data Extraction
6 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.00%) Operations Research
6 3 (6.00%) Statistics
6 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) C#
1 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.00%) VBA
3 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) CGEIT
3 2 (4.00%) CISA
3 2 (4.00%) CISSP
3 2 (4.00%) CRISC
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) HND
4 1 (2.00%) MCP
4 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.00%) PMP
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.00%) PMO
2 3 (6.00%) QA
3 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) NFS
3 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 36 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Tableau
3 2 (4.00%) Nintex
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Brocade
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) Intapp
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle