The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 92 74 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.54% 14.62% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.13% 45.96% 60.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 42 35
Median daily rate £170 £308 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.71% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £114 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £498 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £324 £301
% change year-on-year
+1.93% +7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 3 24
Median hourly rate £13.75 £11.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -33.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £35.85 £41.00
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 Gloucestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 161 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.15% 31.82% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 86 79
Median daily rate £275 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £110 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 4 26
Median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% +147.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £74.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows
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 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Gloucester +3 28 £140 -65.00% 7
Cheltenham +1 23 £408 +29.36% 8
Tewkesbury +5 6 £320 - 1
Filton +4 3 - -
Cirencester - 3 £130 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 57 (39.86%) Security Cleared
2 50 (34.97%) Windows 7
2 50 (34.97%) Microsoft
3 48 (33.57%) Windows Server
4 44 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 35 (24.48%) VMware
6 30 (20.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (20.28%) SC Cleared
7 29 (20.28%) DV Cleared
7 29 (20.28%) SQL Server
8 27 (18.88%) Scrum
8 27 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (17.48%) Linux
10 24 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (16.08%) MS Excel
12 20 (13.99%) MS Office
12 20 (13.99%) PowerShell
13 19 (13.29%) Citrix
13 19 (13.29%) DevOps
14 17 (11.89%) Python
14 17 (11.89%) SQL
14 17 (11.89%) Firewall
14 17 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (10.49%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (10.49%) .NET
16 14 (9.79%) Oracle
16 14 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (9.79%) Software Engineering
16 14 (9.79%) Office 365
17 13 (9.09%) Windows 10

Windows
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.69%) IIS
2 7 (4.90%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.10%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.70%) Apache
6 1 (0.70%) Confluence
6 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.70%) Mule
6 1 (0.70%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (16.08%) MS Excel
2 20 (13.99%) MS Office
3 4 (2.80%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.70%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.79%) Office 365
2 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.89%) Firewall
2 11 (7.69%) DNS
3 10 (6.99%) DHCP
4 9 (6.29%) Internet
4 9 (6.29%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.50%) LAN
5 5 (3.50%) SAN
5 5 (3.50%) Wireless
6 4 (2.80%) VPN
7 3 (2.10%) Skype
7 3 (2.10%) WAN
8 2 (1.40%) VLAN
9 1 (0.70%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.70%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.70%) Frame Relay
9 1 (0.70%) MPLS
9 1 (0.70%) SONET
9 1 (0.70%) SSL
9 1 (0.70%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.80%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.10%) Big Data
3 3 (2.10%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.10%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.70%) GIS
5 1 (0.70%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (5.59%) Selenium
2 7 (4.90%) Cucumber
3 6 (4.20%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.10%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.10%) Hudson
5 3 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.40%) Ant
6 2 (1.40%) Gradle
7 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.70%) JIRA
7 1 (0.70%) JUnit
7 1 (0.70%) Maven
7 1 (0.70%) MSI
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.70%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.70%) WiX
General
1 6 (4.20%) Finance
2 3 (2.10%) Local Government
3 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.70%) Publishing
3 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (19.58%) Support Engineer
2 16 (11.19%) Developer
3 12 (8.39%) Analyst
4 10 (6.99%) Desktop Engineer
4 10 (6.99%) IT Support
4 10 (6.99%) Service Analyst
4 10 (6.99%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (6.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (6.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (6.29%) Desktop Support
6 8 (5.59%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (5.59%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) Integration Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) Administrator
7 7 (4.90%) Java Developer
7 7 (4.90%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) Test Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.49%) .NET
2 7 (4.90%) AngularJS
2 7 (4.90%) CSS
2 7 (4.90%) HTML
3 6 (4.20%) Web Services
4 5 (3.50%) HTML5
4 5 (3.50%) jQuery
4 5 (3.50%) JSON
5 4 (2.80%) Spring
5 4 (2.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (2.10%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.10%) Dapper ORM
6 3 (2.10%) EJB
6 3 (2.10%) Java EE
6 3 (2.10%) JMS
6 3 (2.10%) LINQ
6 3 (2.10%) XML
6 3 (2.10%) XSLT
7 2 (1.40%) CSS3
7 2 (1.40%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.80%) Clustering
2 3 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.10%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.10%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.10%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.40%) NHS
4 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.70%) iPhone
4 1 (0.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (34.97%) Windows 7
2 48 (33.57%) Windows Server
3 30 (20.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (17.48%) Linux
5 24 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (10.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (9.09%) Windows 10
8 10 (6.99%) Windows 8
8 10 (6.99%) Windows XP
9 5 (3.50%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.80%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.10%) Solaris
11 3 (2.10%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.40%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.70%) Android
13 1 (0.70%) webOS
13 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (18.88%) Scrum
2 19 (13.29%) DevOps
3 14 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (9.79%) Software Engineering
4 12 (8.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (7.69%) Time Management
6 10 (6.99%) UML
7 9 (6.29%) OO
8 7 (4.90%) Integration Testing
8 7 (4.90%) Kanban
8 7 (4.90%) Manual Testing
8 7 (4.90%) Performance Testing
8 7 (4.90%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (4.90%) Software Testing
8 7 (4.90%) System Testing
8 7 (4.90%) Test Automation
8 7 (4.90%) Validation
8 7 (4.90%) V-Model
8 7 (4.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.99%) PowerShell
2 17 (11.89%) Python
2 17 (11.89%) SQL
3 11 (7.69%) Java
4 10 (6.99%) Perl
5 7 (4.90%) C
5 7 (4.90%) C#
5 7 (4.90%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.20%) C++
7 5 (3.50%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.80%) Embedded C++
9 3 (2.10%) VBScript
10 2 (1.40%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.70%) Groovy
11 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 57 (39.86%) Security Cleared
2 29 (20.28%) DV Cleared
2 29 (20.28%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.99%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.40%) Degree
5 1 (0.70%) CCIE
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.39%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.99%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.20%) Docker
5 5 (3.50%) vSphere
5 5 (3.50%) XenApp
6 3 (2.10%) Firmware
7 2 (1.40%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.40%) XenServer
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (5.59%) SCCM
2 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.40%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.40%) SCOM
4 1 (0.70%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.70%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.70%) DameWare
4 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (34.97%) Microsoft
2 35 (24.48%) VMware
3 19 (13.29%) Citrix
4 14 (9.79%) Oracle
5 13 (9.09%) HP
6 10 (6.99%) Cisco
7 6 (4.20%) Apple
8 5 (3.50%) IBM
9 4 (2.80%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.80%) Symantec
10 3 (2.10%) BMC
10 3 (2.10%) Remedy
11 2 (1.40%) Capita
11 2 (1.40%) Dell
11 2 (1.40%) Twitter
12 1 (0.70%) Blue Coat
12 1 (0.70%) Cyber-Ark
12 1 (0.70%) F5
12 1 (0.70%) Intel Security
12 1 (0.70%) Meru Networks
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