The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cirencester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cirencester 37.50% 50.00% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.26 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.70% -3.22%
Windows
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cirencester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cirencester 37.50% 50.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Cirencester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Cirencester

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Cirencester

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Cirencester

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Cirencester

Windows
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cirencester 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ERP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cirencester 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft