The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 29.63% 15.00% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 37.50% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 12
Median daily rate £358 £420 £132
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.88% +218.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £396 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £420 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +6.89%
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 Salisbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 29.63% 40.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 12
Median daily rate £360 £420 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +79.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £350 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £420 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Salisbury region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Salisbury region with a requirement for Windows.

1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) DV Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) SCCM
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) CA
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (13.33%) WSUS
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
8 2 (13.33%) Veeam
8 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (13.33%) SAN
8 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (13.33%) Back Office
8 2 (13.33%) Finance

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury 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 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) VoIP
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (13.33%) Back Office
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (6.67%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) CA
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) AppSense
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Veeam
5 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Sophos