The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 33.33% 6.45% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £295 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.80% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
- +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.86 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.60 £15.36 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.94% -4.03%
Windows
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Dunstable
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 33.33% 6.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £415 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.95% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.86 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Dunstable

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Dunstable

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Deskside Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) WAN Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) VMware