The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 52 47
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 0 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.80% 2.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.20% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 11
Median daily rate - £363 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +101.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £170 £220
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-1.69% +3.50%
Windows 8
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
147 119 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.62% 19.01% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 47 73
Median daily rate £375 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £165 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.60 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.43 £21.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Windows 8
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 8 across the Wiltshire region.

Windows 8 Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows 8
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the Wiltshire region.

Windows 8 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Back Office
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V Architect
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Packager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Mac Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Server Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
1 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
Salisbury, Wiltshire
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