Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Scottish Borders with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Scotland > Scottish Borders
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 - 2
Rank change year-on-year - +2 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders 11.11% - 44.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Scottish Borders median daily rate £100 - £175
Scotland median daily rate £350 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scottish Borders median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.86 £21.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year -24.48% +12.00% +13.64%

Windows 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 the Scottish Borders with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Scottish Borders
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders 11.11% - 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Scottish Borders median daily rate £100 - £175
Scotland median daily rate £384 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +16.29% -5.71% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scottish Borders median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.43 £19.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -14.65% +1.32% +15.15%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in the Scottish Borders

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in the Scottish Borders

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in the Scottish Borders

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 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 Scottish Borders region with a requirement for Windows.

1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Scottish Borders 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared