Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 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
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 52 45
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 -11
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 52 55 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.51% 3.91% 3.66%
As % of the Applications category 39.69% 49.11% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 38 17
Glasgow median daily rate £345 £215 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.47% -30.65% +100.00%
10th Percentile £130 £119 £154
90th Percentile £419 £397 £452
Scotland median daily rate £225 £215 £249
% change year-on-year +4.42% -13.65% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.70 £13.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +31.11% -11.48% +22.00%

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 131 112 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.83% 7.96% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 65 54
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £300 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -6.98% +19.44%
10th Percentile £131 £150 £124
90th Percentile £438 £448 £521
Scotland median daily rate £340 £325 £316
% change year-on-year +4.62% +2.77% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.13 £13.33 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.98% -64.69% +72.67%
10th Percentile £14.43 £10.00 £36.43
90th Percentile £44.40 £35.50 £38.68
Scotland median hourly rate £25.50 £14.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +78.95% -25.00% -9.52%

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 34 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 26 (50.00%) Windows
3 22 (42.31%) Windows 7
4 21 (40.38%) Active Directory
5 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Excel
5 15 (28.85%) Windows 10
6 13 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 12 (23.08%) Migration
8 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Project
9 10 (19.23%) Internet
10 9 (17.31%) Project Management
10 9 (17.31%) Change Management
11 8 (15.38%) Blackberry
11 8 (15.38%) LAN
11 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (13.46%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (13.46%) Ethernet
12 7 (13.46%) CRM
12 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (13.46%) Wireless
13 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
13 6 (11.54%) ITIL
13 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
13 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
13 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
13 6 (11.54%) SCCM
14 5 (9.62%) QA
14 5 (9.62%) Data Protection
14 5 (9.62%) SharePoint

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 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.92%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Internet
2 8 (15.38%) LAN
3 7 (13.46%) Ethernet
3 7 (13.46%) Wireless
4 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.77%) ADSL
6 2 (3.85%) Broadband
6 2 (3.85%) MPLS
6 2 (3.85%) VPN
6 2 (3.85%) WAN
7 1 (1.92%) Firewall
7 1 (1.92%) GoToMeeting
7 1 (1.92%) PSTN
7 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Data Mart
1 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.85%) Power BI
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Front Office
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Desktop Support
3 8 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.69%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Data Manager
8 2 (3.85%) IT Support
8 2 (3.85%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.69%) iPhone
4 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.92%) AS400
6 1 (1.92%) Derivative
6 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.92%) iSeries
6 1 (1.92%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Windows
2 22 (42.31%) Windows 7
3 15 (28.85%) Windows 10
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Migration
2 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.31%) Change Management
3 9 (17.31%) Project Management
4 7 (13.46%) CRM
5 6 (11.54%) ITIL
5 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.62%) Data Protection
7 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 4 (7.69%) ITSM
7 4 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 4 (7.69%) Time Management
7 4 (7.69%) Validation
7 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.77%) PRINCE
8 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) Java
2 4 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) MCP
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) ACDT
2 4 (7.69%) ACHDS
2 4 (7.69%) ACTC
2 4 (7.69%) MCDST
2 4 (7.69%) MCSA
2 4 (7.69%) MCSE
2 4 (7.69%) MCSM
2 4 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.69%) PMP
3 3 (5.77%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) PMO
3 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (40.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) MaaS360
2 1 (1.92%) Malwarebytes
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Apple
2 4 (7.69%) Citrix
2 4 (7.69%) IBM
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (1.92%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.92%) BT
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Cognos
4 1 (1.92%) Openreach
4 1 (1.92%) Polycom
4 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com