The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 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 over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 79 85 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.97% 11.53% 13.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.29% 73.28% 63.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 47 49
Median daily rate £300 £305 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £121 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £379 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 17
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.60% +115.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £12.50 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.40 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Windows
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
121 116 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.81% 15.74% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 70 72
Median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £209 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 35
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +78.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -2 25 £325 +2.36% 5
Chippenham 0 19 £225 -10.00% 2
Corsham -8 12 £230 -26.40%
Trowbridge +7 1 - -
Salisbury 0 1 - - 1
Marlborough - 1 £158 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 68 (38.42%) Microsoft
2 59 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 56 (31.64%) Security Cleared
4 48 (27.12%) VMware
5 45 (25.42%) ITIL
6 43 (24.29%) Active Directory
7 39 (22.03%) SC Cleared
8 34 (19.21%) Cisco
9 32 (18.08%) MS Office
9 32 (18.08%) Windows 7
10 31 (17.51%) Finance
11 29 (16.38%) SQL
12 28 (15.82%) Migration
13 26 (14.69%) Firewall
14 25 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (12.43%) Service Management
16 21 (11.86%) C#
16 21 (11.86%) Linux
16 21 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (11.30%) .NET
18 19 (10.73%) HP
19 18 (10.17%) DNS
19 18 (10.17%) Juniper
19 18 (10.17%) MS Excel
19 18 (10.17%) DHCP
20 17 (9.60%) Service Delivery
20 17 (9.60%) Office 365
20 17 (9.60%) Windows Server 2008
21 16 (9.04%) VPN
21 16 (9.04%) PRINCE2

Windows
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 15 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.21%) IIS
3 9 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.52%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.95%) CMS
5 7 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.95%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (3.39%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.26%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.69%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.13%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (18.08%) MS Office
2 18 (10.17%) MS Excel
3 14 (7.91%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.56%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.60%) Office 365
2 15 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.26%) IaaS
3 4 (2.26%) PaaS
4 3 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.13%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.69%) Firewall
2 18 (10.17%) DHCP
2 18 (10.17%) DNS
3 16 (9.04%) VPN
4 14 (7.91%) Junos
4 14 (7.91%) Wireshark
5 13 (7.34%) tcpdump
6 10 (5.65%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (3.39%) Internet
8 5 (2.82%) VLAN
8 5 (2.82%) WAN
9 4 (2.26%) LAN
9 4 (2.26%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.69%) SAN
10 3 (1.69%) SNMP
10 3 (1.69%) VoIP
11 2 (1.13%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.13%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.13%) Skype
12 1 (0.56%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.39%) MySQL
2 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) MS Access
7 1 (0.56%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (6.21%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.95%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (2.26%) Jasmine
3 4 (2.26%) MSI
3 4 (2.26%) Subversion
4 2 (1.13%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.56%) JBehave
5 1 (0.56%) JIRA
5 1 (0.56%) JUnit
5 1 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 31 (17.51%) Finance
2 14 (7.91%) Military
3 10 (5.65%) Banking
4 7 (3.95%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (20.34%) Support Engineer
2 20 (11.30%) Developer
3 18 (10.17%) Network Engineer
4 17 (9.60%) Consultant
5 16 (9.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 15 (8.47%) Architect
6 15 (8.47%) Network Support
7 14 (7.91%) Network Support Engineer
8 13 (7.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 13 (7.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (5.65%) Analyst
9 10 (5.65%) Problem Manager
10 9 (5.08%) Desktop Support
11 8 (4.52%) Desktop Engineer
11 8 (4.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 8 (4.52%) Tester
11 8 (4.52%) Windows Engineer
12 7 (3.95%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (3.95%) Senior Network Support
12 7 (3.95%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.30%) .NET
2 13 (7.34%) ASP.NET
3 12 (6.78%) HTML
4 10 (5.65%) CSS
4 10 (5.65%) Middleware
5 9 (5.08%) Sass
6 8 (4.52%) Ajax
7 7 (3.95%) Flash
8 6 (3.39%) jQuery
8 6 (3.39%) XSLT
9 5 (2.82%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.82%) HTML5
9 5 (2.82%) XML
10 4 (2.26%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (2.26%) Web Services
11 2 (1.13%) Dropwizard
11 2 (1.13%) JSON
11 2 (1.13%) Software Packaging
11 2 (1.13%) Spring
11 2 (1.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.78%) Replication
3 11 (6.21%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.52%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (4.52%) W3C
5 7 (3.95%) Streaming Video
5 7 (3.95%) Video Editing
6 5 (2.82%) User Experience
7 4 (2.26%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.26%) iPad
7 4 (2.26%) VCE vBlock
8 3 (1.69%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.69%) CESG
8 3 (1.69%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.69%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 59 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 32 (18.08%) Windows 7
3 21 (11.86%) Linux
3 21 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (9.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (6.78%) Windows 10
7 8 (4.52%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.26%) Android
9 3 (1.69%) Solaris
9 3 (1.69%) Unix
9 3 (1.69%) Windows 2000
9 3 (1.69%) Windows NT
10 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.42%) ITIL
2 28 (15.82%) Migration
3 22 (12.43%) Service Management
4 17 (9.60%) Service Delivery
5 16 (9.04%) PRINCE2
6 13 (7.34%) Problem Management
6 13 (7.34%) Scrum
7 12 (6.78%) Open Source
8 11 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (6.21%) DevOps
9 10 (5.65%) Change Management
10 9 (5.08%) Web Development
11 8 (4.52%) Six Sigma
12 7 (3.95%) Business Continuity
12 7 (3.95%) Content Management
12 7 (3.95%) Microservices
13 6 (3.39%) Software Deployment
13 6 (3.39%) TOGAF
14 5 (2.82%) High Availability
14 5 (2.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.38%) SQL
2 21 (11.86%) C#
3 12 (6.78%) PowerShell
4 10 (5.65%) C++
4 10 (5.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.39%) VB
6 5 (2.82%) ActionScript
6 5 (2.82%) C
6 5 (2.82%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.69%) Python
7 3 (1.69%) VBScript
8 2 (1.13%) Java
8 2 (1.13%) Perl
9 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.56%) Delphi
9 1 (0.56%) MapBasic
9 1 (0.56%) PHP
9 1 (0.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 56 (31.64%) Security Cleared
2 39 (22.03%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.34%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (6.21%) CCNA
5 11 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.26%) HNC
8 3 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.13%) MCSE
10 1 (0.56%) CCNP
10 1 (0.56%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.56%) MCDST
10 1 (0.56%) MCITP
10 1 (0.56%) NVQ Level 3
10 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.91%) SLA
2 11 (6.21%) QA
3 3 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.69%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 43 (24.29%) Active Directory
2 25 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.65%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (3.95%) Docker
4 7 (3.95%) vSphere
5 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.69%) XenApp
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.56%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.56%) Firmware
8 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (7.91%) SCCM
2 13 (7.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (2.26%) Endace
3 4 (2.26%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (2.26%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.26%) SCOM
4 2 (1.13%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.13%) vRealize
4 2 (1.13%) WSUS
5 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.56%) Nagios
5 1 (0.56%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.56%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.56%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.56%) SCSM
5 1 (0.56%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.56%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 68 (38.42%) Microsoft
2 48 (27.12%) VMware
3 34 (19.21%) Cisco
4 19 (10.73%) HP
5 18 (10.17%) Juniper
6 14 (7.91%) CheckPoint
7 13 (7.34%) Apple
8 8 (4.52%) Sitecore
9 7 (3.95%) Citrix
9 7 (3.95%) Oracle
9 7 (3.95%) Splunk
10 6 (3.39%) Veeam
11 5 (2.82%) Intel Security
12 4 (2.26%) Lotus
12 4 (2.26%) Siebel
13 3 (1.69%) 3PAR
13 3 (1.69%) Qualys
13 3 (1.69%) Sophos
13 3 (1.69%) Veritas
14 2 (1.13%) Symantec
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