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 29 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 Windows Installer (MSI)
Scotland > Glasgow
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 - 67
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MSI 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.30% - 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.65% - 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Glasgow median daily rate £275 - £323
10th Percentile £263 - £301
90th Percentile £288 - £338
Scotland median daily rate £275 - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 121 151 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 18.17% 21.21% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 217 59
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
10th Percentile £305 £300 £290
90th Percentile £500 £475 £403
Scotland median daily rate £400 £358 £375
% change year-on-year +11.88% -4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £190.00 - £65.00
10th Percentile £185.00 - £57.50
90th Percentile £195.00 - £72.50
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.09% +39.34%  

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing MSI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for MSI in Glasgow

MSI
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

MSI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MSI in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V

MSI
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
1 1 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Tcl
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware