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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 21 6
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing Windows 40 23 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 16.06% 8.30% 17.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.97% 47.92% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 19
Median daily rate £190 £238 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £147 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £405 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.75 £12.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +38.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.25 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £17.50 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Windows
South West

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
58 48 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 23.29% 17.33% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 33
Median daily rate £403 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £160 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £500 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +36.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.25 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £18.00 £28.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 22 £475 +18.75% 2
Exeter +3 13 £175 +16.66%
Ilfracombe - 1 - -
Torquay - 1 - -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Devon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 42 (68.85%) Active Directory
2 26 (42.62%) Windows 7
3 21 (34.43%) Windows Server
4 11 (18.03%) SQL
4 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (16.39%) VMware
5 10 (16.39%) MS Office
6 9 (14.75%) Citrix
7 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
7 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
7 8 (13.11%) SLA
7 8 (13.11%) ITSM
7 8 (13.11%) Windows 10
8 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
8 7 (11.48%) IIS
8 7 (11.48%) ITIL
9 6 (9.84%) Linux
9 6 (9.84%) LAN
9 6 (9.84%) SCCM
9 6 (9.84%) Skype for Business
9 6 (9.84%) Skype
9 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (8.20%) Migration
10 5 (8.20%) C
11 4 (6.56%) C++
11 4 (6.56%) MFC
11 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
11 4 (6.56%) WAN
11 4 (6.56%) A+ Certification

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 7 (11.48%) IIS
2 6 (9.84%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.28%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) Moodle
4 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.84%) LAN
2 6 (9.84%) Skype
3 4 (6.56%) WAN
4 3 (4.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.64%) DHCP
5 1 (1.64%) VLAN
5 1 (1.64%) VoIP
5 1 (1.64%) VPN
5 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.28%) MySQL
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Analyst
2 11 (18.03%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 8 (13.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (13.11%) Consultant
3 8 (13.11%) Service Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) IT Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) IT Support
5 5 (8.20%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Server Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) MFC
1 4 (6.56%) Qt
2 3 (4.92%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
2 3 (4.92%) HTML
2 3 (4.92%) JSON
2 3 (4.92%) SOAP
2 3 (4.92%) Web Services
2 3 (4.92%) XML
3 2 (3.28%) Ajax
3 2 (3.28%) CSS
3 2 (3.28%) JMS
3 2 (3.28%) jQuery
3 2 (3.28%) REST
3 2 (3.28%) Spring
3 2 (3.28%) Struts
4 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.64%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.64%) HTML5
4 1 (1.64%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.56%) Device Driver
2 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.64%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Windows 7
2 21 (34.43%) Windows Server
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (13.11%) Windows 10
5 6 (9.84%) Linux
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.64%) Unix
8 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) ITSM
2 7 (11.48%) ITIL
3 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
4 5 (8.20%) Migration
5 4 (6.56%) Data Migration
5 4 (6.56%) Multithreading
5 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.56%) Validation
6 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.28%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.28%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.28%) SOA
8 1 (1.64%) Analytics
8 1 (1.64%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.64%) Content Management
8 1 (1.64%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (1.64%) Data Analytics
8 1 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.64%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (1.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) C
3 4 (6.56%) C++
4 2 (3.28%) Java
4 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.28%) PHP
4 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.64%) C#
5 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) A+ Certification
1 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) MCITP
2 2 (3.28%) MCSE
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.64%) CCNA
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.64%) CISSP
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) SANS
3 1 (1.64%) SSCP
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (68.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.64%) Nessus
2 1 (1.64%) Nexpose
2 1 (1.64%) Nmap
2 1 (1.64%) QRadar
2 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) VMware
2 9 (14.75%) Citrix
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle
6 1 (1.64%) Apple
6 1 (1.64%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.64%) Avaya
6 1 (1.64%) BT
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) Intel
6 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.64%) Mercator
6 1 (1.64%) NetWitness
6 1 (1.64%) Qualys
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.64%) Splunk
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