The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 28 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 / Renfrewshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 65 18
Rank change year-on-year +51 -47  
Contract jobs citing MSI 1 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 3.23% 0.22% 10.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 3.23% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £285 £338
% change year-on-year +9.64% -15.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +64.70%  

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 13 31 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 41.94% 6.90% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 16
Median daily rate £406 £300 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.33% -10.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £258 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £332 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MSI in Renfrewshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MSI in Renfrewshire

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Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +50 1 - -
MSI
Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for MSI.

1 11 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 11 (100.00%) SSL
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) REXX
1 11 (100.00%) Tcl
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 11 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 11 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 11 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 11 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 11 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
1 11 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) VB
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 11 (100.00%) HTTP
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) HTTP
1 11 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 11 (100.00%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 11 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 11 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 11 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 11 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 11 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 11 (100.00%) REXX
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Tcl
1 11 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management