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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Trowbridge 28.57% 33.33% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£278 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £322 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Windows
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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
2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Trowbridge 28.57% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £278 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Trowbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Trowbridge region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Trowbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 2 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix