The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorchester 75.00% - 63.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £278 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.97 - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +6.89%
Windows
Dorset

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

Operating Systems Category
Dorchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorchester 75.00% - 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £278 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £309
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.97 - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Dorchester

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Dorchester

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Dorchester region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Dorchester

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorchester

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Dorchester

Windows
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Dorchester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Intranet
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) MCSA
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
5 1 (14.29%) iPad
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) iPhone
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) XenApp

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Network Support
2 4 (57.14%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Trainer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix