The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chippenham 44.00% 23.53% 36.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.57% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £350 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -31.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -3.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Windows
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Chippenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chippenham 56.00% 35.29% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £350 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -31.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £46.25 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+255.76% -3.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Chippenham

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Chippenham

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Chippenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Chippenham region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Chippenham

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Chippenham

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Chippenham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Chippenham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) Firewall
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (23.08%) IP Telephony
7 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
7 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco
7 6 (23.08%) LAN
7 6 (23.08%) WAN
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (15.38%) SQL
10 3 (11.54%) Office 365
10 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
11 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
11 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
11 2 (7.69%) MS Office
12 1 (3.85%) C
12 1 (3.85%) C#
12 1 (3.85%) C++
12 1 (3.85%) DNS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham 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 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) IP Telephony
2 6 (23.08%) LAN
2 6 (23.08%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Service Desk Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Server Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Server Support
3 6 (23.08%) Server Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
5 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Process Management
4 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy