Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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 Server
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 14 10
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 20 71 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 22.47% 19.09% 17.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.96% 41.28% 48.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 64 37
Renfrewshire median daily rate £347 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.15% +1.54% -2.99%
10th Percentile £313 £278 £297
90th Percentile £442 £449 £404
Scotland median daily rate £369 £320 £300
% change year-on-year +15.23% +6.67% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £40.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 £21.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.30% +48.28% -17.14%

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 23 172 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 25.84% 46.24% 35.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 137 69
Renfrewshire median daily rate £342 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.88% -1.54% -6.47%
10th Percentile £312 £256 £280
90th Percentile £441 £442 £423
Scotland median daily rate £393 £325 £340
% change year-on-year +20.77% -4.41% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £39.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +114.86% -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -9.33% +14.82%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +9 20 £347 +5.15%
Windows Server
Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 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 Windows Server.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) PowerShell
2 19 (95.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (90.00%) Security Cleared
4 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (80.00%) IIS
5 13 (65.00%) SQL
5 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (55.00%) HTTP
6 11 (55.00%) HTTPS
6 11 (55.00%) SSL
6 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (55.00%) Configuration Management
6 11 (55.00%) Windows 10
6 11 (55.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 11 (55.00%) Prototyping
7 10 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (50.00%) WSUS
7 10 (50.00%) SCCM
7 10 (50.00%) ITIL
8 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (40.00%) Software Distribution
9 8 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
11 6 (30.00%) CSS
11 6 (30.00%) XML

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 16 (80.00%) IIS
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) HTTP
1 11 (55.00%) HTTPS
1 11 (55.00%) SSL
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) NetBackup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
1 6 (30.00%) jQuery
1 6 (30.00%) XML
1 6 (30.00%) XSLT
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (55.00%) Windows 10
3 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Configuration Management
1 11 (55.00%) Prototyping
1 11 (55.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (40.00%) Software Distribution
3 8 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (30.00%) High Availability
4 6 (30.00%) Migration
5 5 (25.00%) Records Management
5 5 (25.00%) Service Design
5 5 (25.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) PowerShell
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) VBScript
6 1 (5.00%) REXX
6 1 (5.00%) Tcl
6 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) MCSE
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) SCCM
1 10 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (5.00%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) HP
2 5 (25.00%) Nintex
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) EMC