The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 19 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 21.11% 17.57% 15.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.08% 72.22% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 8
Average daily rate
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£215 £180 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -57.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £90 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £281 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £12.13
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 - £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 - £12.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.81 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.38% -7.81%
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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
26 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 28.89% 24.32% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 17
Average daily rate £215 £263 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.09% -34.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £89 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £386 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 £11.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +216.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
4 7 (21.88%) WAN
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (18.75%) LAN
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (15.63%) Clustering
6 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
6 5 (15.63%) SCCM
6 5 (15.63%) SCOM
7 4 (12.50%) UNIX
7 4 (12.50%) Linux
8 3 (9.38%) Firewall
8 3 (9.38%) REXX
8 3 (9.38%) VMware
8 3 (9.38%) CA Endevor
8 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
9 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
9 2 (6.25%) Incident Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.25%) CICS
5 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) WAN
2 6 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (3.13%) DHCP
5 1 (3.13%) ADSL
5 1 (3.13%) Nortel Meridian
5 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.13%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Customer Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Wintel Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Wintel Support
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Environment Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) ISPF
1 2 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) Cocoa
2 1 (3.13%) Android SDK
2 1 (3.13%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.50%) UNIX
4 4 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.25%) Windows CE
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.13%) Network Design
4 1 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.13%) Android Development
4 1 (3.13%) iOS Development
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) REXX
3 2 (6.25%) JCL
3 2 (6.25%) C
3 2 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CCNP
1 2 (6.25%) CCNA
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MCSA
2 1 (3.13%) MCP
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) RACF
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
1 5 (15.63%) SCOM
2 3 (9.38%) CA Endevor
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Computacenter
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) Avaya
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) Nortel
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Symantec
4 1 (3.13%) Remedy
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
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