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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 6 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 65 53 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.57% 11.65% 17.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.00% 42.06% 56.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 28 36
Median daily rate £165 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £96 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £458 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 17
Median hourly rate £16.25 £42.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.30% +110.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £42.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
100 126 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.03% 27.69% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 71 76
Median daily rate £165 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £88 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £516 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 20
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 £12.50 £42.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.20 £42.00 £71.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +5 20 £120 -60.97% 11
Cheltenham +2 18 £320 -1.53% 6
Tewkesbury +6 5 £300 -
Filton +3 2 - -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 56 (39.72%) Security Cleared
2 51 (36.17%) Windows 7
3 48 (34.04%) Microsoft
4 41 (29.08%) Active Directory
4 41 (29.08%) Windows Server
5 32 (22.70%) SQL Server
6 31 (21.99%) DV Cleared
6 31 (21.99%) VMware
7 30 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (19.86%) Scrum
9 26 (18.44%) Linux
9 26 (18.44%) SC Cleared
10 25 (17.73%) MS Office
11 24 (17.02%) MS Excel
12 23 (16.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (14.18%) DevOps
13 20 (14.18%) Python
14 18 (12.77%) Oracle
15 17 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (11.35%) Time Management
16 16 (11.35%) PowerShell
16 16 (11.35%) Software Engineering
17 15 (10.64%) Firewall
17 15 (10.64%) SLA
17 15 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
18 14 (9.93%) Office 365
18 14 (9.93%) Windows 10
18 14 (9.93%) DBS Check

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 8 (5.67%) IIS
2 6 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.13%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.71%) Apache
5 1 (0.71%) Confluence
5 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.71%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.71%) Mule
5 1 (0.71%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (17.73%) MS Office
2 24 (17.02%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.55%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.93%) Office 365
2 10 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.64%) Firewall
2 13 (9.22%) Internet
3 10 (7.09%) DHCP
3 10 (7.09%) DNS
4 7 (4.96%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.26%) Wireless
6 5 (3.55%) LAN
7 4 (2.84%) SAN
7 4 (2.84%) VPN
8 3 (2.13%) Skype
8 3 (2.13%) WAN
9 2 (1.42%) VLAN
10 1 (0.71%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.71%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (0.71%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (0.71%) Frame Relay
10 1 (0.71%) SSL
10 1 (0.71%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.71%) WebEx
10 1 (0.71%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.84%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.13%) Big Data
3 3 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.71%) GIS
5 1 (0.71%) MySQL
5 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.09%) Cucumber
1 10 (7.09%) Selenium
2 6 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.13%) Hudson
4 3 (2.13%) WiX
5 2 (1.42%) Ant
5 2 (1.42%) Gradle
6 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.71%) JIRA
6 1 (0.71%) JUnit
6 1 (0.71%) Maven
6 1 (0.71%) MSI
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (2.84%) Finance
1 4 (2.84%) Local Government
2 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (22.70%) Support Engineer
2 16 (11.35%) Developer
3 12 (8.51%) 1st Line Support
3 12 (8.51%) Analyst
4 11 (7.80%) Integration Engineer
5 10 (7.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (7.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (7.09%) IT Support
5 10 (7.09%) Service Analyst
5 10 (7.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (7.09%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 10 (7.09%) Test Engineer
6 9 (6.38%) 1st Line Engineer
6 9 (6.38%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 9 (6.38%) Desktop Support
7 8 (5.67%) Administrator
7 8 (5.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) Customer Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) Customer Support Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.80%) .NET
2 10 (7.09%) AngularJS
3 5 (3.55%) CSS
3 5 (3.55%) HTML
3 5 (3.55%) Web Services
4 4 (2.84%) Node.js
4 4 (2.84%) React
4 4 (2.84%) Spring
5 3 (2.13%) EJB
5 3 (2.13%) HTML5
5 3 (2.13%) Java EE
5 3 (2.13%) JMS
5 3 (2.13%) jQuery
5 3 (2.13%) JSON
5 3 (2.13%) XML
5 3 (2.13%) XSLT
6 2 (1.42%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.42%) CSS3
6 2 (1.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.84%) Clustering
1 4 (2.84%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.13%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.42%) NHS
4 1 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.71%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 51 (36.17%) Windows 7
2 41 (29.08%) Windows Server
3 30 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (18.44%) Linux
5 23 (16.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (9.93%) Windows 10
7 13 (9.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (8.51%) Windows 8
9 11 (7.80%) Windows XP
10 9 (6.38%) Apple iOS
11 6 (4.26%) Mac OS
12 5 (3.55%) Mac OS X
13 4 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (2.13%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.71%) Android
15 1 (0.71%) Solaris
15 1 (0.71%) webOS
15 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (19.86%) Scrum
2 20 (14.18%) DevOps
3 17 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (11.35%) Software Engineering
4 16 (11.35%) Time Management
5 15 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (8.51%) Network Management
7 11 (7.80%) Service Delivery
8 10 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (7.09%) Integration Testing
8 10 (7.09%) Manual Testing
8 10 (7.09%) Performance Testing
8 10 (7.09%) Risk Analysis
8 10 (7.09%) Software Testing
8 10 (7.09%) System Testing
8 10 (7.09%) Test Automation
8 10 (7.09%) Validation
8 10 (7.09%) V-Model
8 10 (7.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.18%) Python
2 16 (11.35%) PowerShell
3 14 (9.93%) SQL
4 13 (9.22%) Perl
5 11 (7.80%) Java
6 10 (7.09%) C
7 7 (4.96%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.26%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.55%) C#
9 5 (3.55%) C++
10 4 (2.84%) Embedded C++
11 3 (2.13%) VBScript
12 2 (1.42%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.71%) Groovy
13 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 56 (39.72%) Security Cleared
2 31 (21.99%) DV Cleared
3 26 (18.44%) SC Cleared
4 14 (9.93%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.71%) CCIE
5 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.71%) Degree
5 1 (0.71%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.64%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (29.08%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.09%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.26%) Docker
5 5 (3.55%) XenApp
6 4 (2.84%) vSphere
7 3 (2.13%) Firmware
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.26%) SCCM
2 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.42%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.71%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.71%) DameWare
4 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 31 (21.99%) VMware
3 18 (12.77%) Oracle
4 14 (9.93%) Citrix
5 13 (9.22%) HP
6 11 (7.80%) Apple
7 9 (6.38%) Cisco
8 5 (3.55%) IBM
8 5 (3.55%) Symantec
9 4 (2.84%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.13%) BMC
10 3 (2.13%) Remedy
11 2 (1.42%) Capita
11 2 (1.42%) Dell
12 1 (0.71%) Blue Coat
12 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.71%) EMC
12 1 (0.71%) F5
12 1 (0.71%) Intel Security
12 1 (0.71%) Twitter
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £100 to £120 per day
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