Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 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 Server
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 9 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 15 78 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 19.74% 27.37% 22.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.18% 54.93% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 77 49
Renfrewshire median daily rate £260 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -2.94% +0.37%
10th Percentile £218 £295 £304
90th Percentile £398 £445 £431
Scotland median daily rate £375 £320 £321
% change year-on-year +17.19% -0.23% -0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 £19.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year +1.30% +20.31% -36.00%

Windows Server is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22 142 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 28.95% 49.82% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 116 91
Renfrewshire median daily rate £255 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% - -5.03%
10th Percentile £216 £270 £267
90th Percentile £348 £445 £430
Scotland median daily rate £388 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +13.97% -2.86% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £24.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.68 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -4.69% +6.06% -

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Renfrewshire

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server in Renfrewshire

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server in Renfrewshire

Windows Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server in Renfrewshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server in Renfrewshire

Windows Server
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 Windows Server within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +4 14 £245 -25.76% 8
Johnstone - 1 £325 -
Windows Server
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) DNS
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
4 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
5 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (60.00%) DHCP
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (46.67%) VMware
6 7 (46.67%) SCCM
7 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
7 6 (40.00%) Citrix
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (33.33%) 3G
8 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (33.33%) Thin Client
8 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
8 5 (33.33%) XenApp
8 5 (33.33%) Ivanti
8 5 (33.33%) Fat Client
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
9 4 (26.67%) ThinPrint
10 3 (20.00%) Workflow
10 3 (20.00%) WAN
10 3 (20.00%) HP
10 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange

Windows Server
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) 3G
3 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
5 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 5 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Distribution
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Ivanti
4 4 (26.67%) ThinPrint
5 3 (20.00%) HP