The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for MSI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 57 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MSI 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.19% - 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.49% - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +18.51% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

MSI is in the development 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 development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 67 69 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 12.74% 12.00% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 57
Median daily rate £400 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.89 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for MSI in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MSI in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for MSI in Glasgow

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MSI in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MSI in Glasgow

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 MSI.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management

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Top Related 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:

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management