The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South West / Devon
Rank 8 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows 27 31 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 12.92% 11.88% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 62.00% 54.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 13
Median daily rate £170 £190 £178
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £338 £223
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.75 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.40% +45.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%

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

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 50 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 21.53% 19.16% 30.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 38 37
Median daily rate £426 £333 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.19% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £400 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.50 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.20 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Devon region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Devon region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Devon region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +20 13 £475 +153.33% 1
Exeter -5 8 £170 -20.93% 5
Ilfracombe - 1 - -
Torquay - 1 - -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Devon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 36 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 23 (42.59%) Windows 7
3 18 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.67%) SQL
5 8 (14.81%) MS Office
5 8 (14.81%) Linux
5 8 (14.81%) ITIL
5 8 (14.81%) ITSM
5 8 (14.81%) VMware
6 7 (12.96%) C
7 6 (11.11%) C++
7 6 (11.11%) MFC
7 6 (11.11%) SLA
7 6 (11.11%) Citrix
7 6 (11.11%) Device Driver
7 6 (11.11%) Validation
7 6 (11.11%) Qt
7 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 5 (9.26%) SCCM
8 5 (9.26%) Migration
8 5 (9.26%) IIS
8 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
9 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
9 4 (7.41%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 (9.26%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) JBoss
4 2 (3.70%) Moodle
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Office
2 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.41%) LAN
3 3 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (1.85%) DHCP
5 1 (1.85%) Skype
5 1 (1.85%) VLAN
5 1 (1.85%) VoIP
5 1 (1.85%) VPN
5 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Analyst
2 8 (14.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 8 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (14.81%) Service Analyst
2 8 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Consultant
3 6 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Server Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) MFC
1 6 (11.11%) Qt
2 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.56%) HTML
2 3 (5.56%) JSON
2 3 (5.56%) SOAP
2 3 (5.56%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) XML
3 2 (3.70%) Ajax
3 2 (3.70%) CSS
3 2 (3.70%) JMS
3 2 (3.70%) jQuery
3 2 (3.70%) REST
3 2 (3.70%) Spring
3 2 (3.70%) Struts
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.85%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Device Driver
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (42.59%) Windows 7
2 18 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (14.81%) Linux
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) ITIL
1 8 (14.81%) ITSM
2 6 (11.11%) Multithreading
2 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 6 (11.11%) Validation
3 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
3 5 (9.26%) Migration
4 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
5 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.70%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.70%) SOA
7 1 (1.85%) Analytics
7 1 (1.85%) Case Management
7 1 (1.85%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (1.85%) Data Analytics
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.85%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.85%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (1.85%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (12.96%) C
3 6 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (3.70%) Java
4 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) PHP
4 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) A+ Certification
1 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) MCITP
2 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.85%) CCNA
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) CISSP
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) SANS
3 1 (1.85%) SSCP
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.85%) Nessus
2 1 (1.85%) Nexpose
2 1 (1.85%) Nmap
2 1 (1.85%) QRadar
2 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) VMware
3 6 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle
5 2 (3.70%) Sophos
6 1 (1.85%) Apple
6 1 (1.85%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.85%) Avaya
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Intel
6 1 (1.85%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.85%) Mercator
6 1 (1.85%) NetWitness
6 1 (1.85%) Qualys
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.85%) Splunk
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago