Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 > Stirling
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 17 16
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 7.84% 4.11% 7.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 15.79% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Stirling median daily rate £140 - £465
Scotland median daily rate £350 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling 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 Stirling with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Stirling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 9.80% 26.03% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Stirling median daily rate £270 - £465
10th Percentile £164 - £428
90th Percentile £397 - £505
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
Stirling 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 Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Stirling

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Stirling

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Stirling

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 Stirling region with a requirement for Windows.

1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) SANS
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) SANS
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Lotus