The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 7.92% 20.49% 10.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 80.65% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 6
Median daily rate £325 £350 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -13.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £460 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.69 £15.26 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -4.62%
Windows
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 11.88% 25.41% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 8
Median daily rate £350 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Bournemouth region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Windows.

1 16 (51.61%) MS Office
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 7 (22.58%) Unix
3 7 (22.58%) Finance
4 6 (19.35%) Linux
4 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 6 (19.35%) Citrix
5 5 (16.13%) Mainframe
5 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
5 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
6 4 (12.90%) XenApp
6 4 (12.90%) MCDST
6 4 (12.90%) SCCM
6 4 (12.90%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 4 (12.90%) MCP
6 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
6 4 (12.90%) XML
6 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (12.90%) CICS
6 4 (12.90%) IBM
6 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
7 3 (9.68%) Internet
7 3 (9.68%) RACF

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) CICS
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.45%) Confluence
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (51.61%) MS Office
2 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) Internet
3 2 (6.45%) Intranet
3 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (6.45%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Maven
1 3 (9.68%) WiX
2 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) PVCS
3 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.23%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (16.13%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Environment Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) C++ Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) XML
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) POSIX
3 1 (3.23%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mainframe
2 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.90%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.45%) iPad
4 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Unix
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Analytics
2 3 (9.68%) Multithreading
2 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
3 2 (6.45%) Patch Management
3 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (3.23%) Data Mapping
4 1 (3.23%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (3.23%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (3.23%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Release Management
4 1 (3.23%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C
2 3 (9.68%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) C++
2 3 (9.68%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) VC++
3 2 (6.45%) JCL
3 2 (6.45%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) REXX
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) MCDST
1 4 (12.90%) MCP
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (6.45%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) XenApp
3 3 (9.68%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) CA Endevor
3 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.23%) CFEngine
4 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) Puppet
4 1 (3.23%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 4 (12.90%) IBM
5 2 (6.45%) Apple
5 2 (6.45%) BMC
5 2 (6.45%) CA
5 2 (6.45%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (3.23%) VMware