The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Trowbridge 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 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Trowbridge 23.08% 40.00% 40.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £450 £355 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -13.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £295
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
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 Trowbridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Trowbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Trowbridge 23.08% 40.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £450 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% +9.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
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 Trowbridge

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Trowbridge

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Trowbridge

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Trowbridge

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Trowbridge

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Trowbridge

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Trowbridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Trowbridge 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 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) WinForms
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) WCF
6 2 (22.22%) WPF
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) SOAP
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) UML
6 2 (22.22%) XHTML
6 2 (22.22%) UDDI
6 2 (22.22%) WSDL
6 2 (22.22%) SSL
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Trowbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Trowbridge 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 6 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) BizTalk Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Deskside Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) UDDI
3 2 (22.22%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) WinForms
3 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 2 (22.22%) WSDL
3 2 (22.22%) XHTML
3 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) UML
1 2 (22.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft