The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Windows Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 50 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.48% 1.37% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 1.44% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £425 £288 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% +8.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £250 £265
% change year-on-year
+24.50% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.63 £15.38 £16.29
% change year-on-year
+8.13% -5.58%
Windows Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
385 487 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 91.67% 95.30% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 275 257
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 21 42
Median hourly rate £17.50 £42.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +110.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Windows Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Gloucestershire region that featured Windows Engineer in the job title.

Windows Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Cheltenham -5 1 £425 -10.52%
Windows Engineer
South West

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Windows Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware