The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Malmesbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Malmesbury 20.00% - 50.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £295
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -
Windows
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Malmesbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Malmesbury 26.67% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Malmesbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Malmesbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Malmesbury

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Malmesbury

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Malmesbury

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Malmesbury

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Malmesbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Malmesbury

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Malmesbury region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 8 (50.00%) SCCM
6 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
6 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
6 7 (43.75%) Windows 8
7 6 (37.50%) Firewall
8 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) DNS
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (25.00%) DHCP
9 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) WSUS
9 4 (25.00%) Device Driver
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
10 3 (18.75%) ADSL
10 3 (18.75%) Broadband
10 3 (18.75%) Java
10 3 (18.75%) MS Office
10 3 (18.75%) Adobe
11 2 (12.50%) CISSP
11 2 (12.50%) CISA
11 2 (12.50%) CISM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Malmesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Malmesbury region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) ADSL
4 3 (18.75%) Broadband
4 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.25%) LAN
6 1 (6.25%) NAS
6 1 (6.25%) NX-OS
6 1 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Packager
5 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Storage Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 8
2 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (12.50%) Data Security
2 2 (12.50%) Email Filtering
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (12.50%) Security Management
2 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
2 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (12.50%) Web Filtering
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISA
1 2 (12.50%) CISM
1 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
3 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk
3 1 (6.25%) VMware