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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 51 32
Rank change year-on-year +16 -19  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 29 21 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.36% 3.00% 4.77%
As % of the Applications category 37.18% 42.00% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 16
Median daily rate £416 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.84% -5.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £117 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £285 £288
% change year-on-year +3.50% -0.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £14.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.79 £16.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -16.42% +21.36%  

Microsoft Office is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Software Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 78 50 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 11.73% 7.13% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 68
Median daily rate £378 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.96% -1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £175 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £9.50 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +321.05% -65.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.78 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.39% +13.79%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 26 June 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 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 24 (43.64%) Finance
3 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (21.82%) Project Management
5 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
5 12 (21.82%) ITIL
5 12 (21.82%) Windows
5 12 (21.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 10 (18.18%) Migration
8 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Project
8 9 (16.36%) SAS
8 9 (16.36%) Time Management
9 8 (14.55%) People Management
9 8 (14.55%) Unix
9 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
9 8 (14.55%) Sybase
9 8 (14.55%) SQL
9 8 (14.55%) Mainframe
9 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
10 7 (12.73%) Security Management
10 7 (12.73%) PKI
10 7 (12.73%) ISPF
10 7 (12.73%) Banking
10 7 (12.73%) SSH
10 7 (12.73%) RACF
10 7 (12.73%) JCL
10 7 (12.73%) Middleware
10 7 (12.73%) CICS

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 (16.36%) SAS
2 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.73%) CICS
3 7 (12.73%) MQSeries
4 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (7.27%) Skype for Business
6 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (21.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (12.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Office 365
2 4 (7.27%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Kerberos
1 7 (12.73%) SSH
1 7 (12.73%) SSL
2 4 (7.27%) PABX
2 4 (7.27%) Skype
2 4 (7.27%) VoIP
2 4 (7.27%) WAN
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) DB2
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) StarTeam
General
1 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 13 (23.64%) Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Security Project Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) IT Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.45%) IT Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Office 365 Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Mainframe Programmer
7 2 (3.64%) RACF Programmer
7 2 (3.64%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) ISPF
1 7 (12.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.55%) Mainframe
3 7 (12.73%) PKI
4 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.27%) Replication
5 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.45%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.45%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (5.45%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.82%) AS400
7 1 (1.82%) iSeries
7 1 (1.82%) PMI
7 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Unix
3 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
3 7 (12.73%) zOS
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) ITIL
1 12 (21.82%) Project Management
2 11 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 10 (18.18%) Migration
4 9 (16.36%) Time Management
5 8 (14.55%) People Management
5 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
6 7 (12.73%) Security Management
7 6 (10.91%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 6 (10.91%) Information Security
7 6 (10.91%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Security Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.27%) Investment Management
8 4 (7.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.27%) Wealth Management
9 3 (5.45%) Change Management
9 3 (5.45%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 7 (12.73%) Assembly Language
2 7 (12.73%) CLIST
2 7 (12.73%) JCL
2 7 (12.73%) REXX
3 6 (10.91%) Perl
3 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
1 5 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.27%) PMP
3 3 (5.45%) CISSP
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.45%) CRISC
3 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) CISM
4 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.64%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.82%) CGEIT
5 1 (1.82%) CISA
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) PMO
2 3 (5.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.73%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 7 (12.73%) RACF
2 7 (12.73%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) zSecure
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (7.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Sybase
3 7 (12.73%) CA
3 7 (12.73%) IBM
4 5 (9.09%) HP
5 3 (5.45%) VMware
6 2 (3.64%) Sun
7 1 (1.82%) Avaya
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle
7 1 (1.82%) Symantec
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