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 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 131 89 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.73% 13.09% 17.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.51% 72.95% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 36 53
Median daily rate £380 £325 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 26 21
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.16 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.49% -14.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +6.89%
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
169 122 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.45% 17.94% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 52 72
Median daily rate £388 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £156 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 29 23
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.05% -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 23 July 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
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 23 July 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 +5 78 £375 +15.38% 8
Chippenham +2 17 £325 +30.00% 6
Salisbury +3 9 £358 -14.88%
Corsham -6 9 £391 +15.92% 2
Trowbridge -4 1 - -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 88 (39.11%) Active Directory
2 85 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 83 (36.89%) Windows Server
4 74 (32.89%) Security Cleared
5 72 (32.00%) VMware
6 46 (20.44%) SQL
7 45 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 44 (19.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 42 (18.67%) ITIL
10 41 (18.22%) SQL Server
11 37 (16.44%) Linux
11 37 (16.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 34 (15.11%) Windows 7
13 32 (14.22%) Finance
14 31 (13.78%) Firewall
15 29 (12.89%) MS Exchange
16 28 (12.44%) Cisco
17 25 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
18 24 (10.67%) MS Office
19 22 (9.78%) SCCM
20 20 (8.89%) Migration
21 19 (8.44%) MS Excel
21 19 (8.44%) Citrix
22 18 (8.00%) Web Services
22 18 (8.00%) .NET
23 17 (7.56%) DNS
23 17 (7.56%) Windows Server 2003
23 17 (7.56%) DV Cleared
24 16 (7.11%) Remote Desktop
25 15 (6.67%) Agile Software Development

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 29 (12.89%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (4.44%) IBM Notes
4 9 (4.00%) IIS
5 8 (3.56%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.11%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.67%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.22%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.33%) Apache
9 3 (1.33%) Confluence
9 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.89%) CMS
10 2 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.44%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (10.67%) MS Office
2 19 (8.44%) MS Excel
3 14 (6.22%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.89%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.89%) Simulink
6 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.22%) Office 365
2 13 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (2.22%) IaaS
3 5 (2.22%) PaaS
3 5 (2.22%) SaaS
4 2 (0.89%) Yammer
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.44%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.78%) Firewall
2 17 (7.56%) DNS
3 16 (7.11%) Remote Desktop
4 15 (6.67%) DHCP
4 15 (6.67%) WAN
5 14 (6.22%) VPN
6 12 (5.33%) LAN
6 12 (5.33%) SAN
7 11 (4.89%) Wireshark
8 10 (4.44%) Junos
9 9 (4.00%) tcpdump
10 8 (3.56%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (3.56%) TCP/IP
11 5 (2.22%) VLAN
12 4 (1.78%) Intranet
12 4 (1.78%) IP Telephony
12 4 (1.78%) LDAP
13 3 (1.33%) Network Security
13 3 (1.33%) SNMP
13 3 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (3.11%) MySQL
3 7 (3.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (1.78%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.44%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (5.78%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.11%) Subversion
4 4 (1.78%) Jasmine
5 3 (1.33%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.33%) JIRA
5 3 (1.33%) NetBeans
5 3 (1.33%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.44%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.44%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.44%) MSTest
7 1 (0.44%) Selenium
General
1 32 (14.22%) Finance
2 8 (3.56%) Banking
3 5 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.78%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.33%) Games
5 3 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.89%) Back Office
6 2 (0.89%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (18.22%) Architect
2 36 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 23 (10.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 21 (9.33%) Developer
5 18 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 17 (7.56%) Analyst
6 17 (7.56%) Consultant
7 16 (7.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 16 (7.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (6.67%) Technical Architect
9 14 (6.22%) Infrastructure Architect
9 14 (6.22%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.33%) Network Engineer
10 12 (5.33%) Windows Engineer
11 10 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support
11 10 (4.44%) Network Support
11 10 (4.44%) Network Support Engineer
12 9 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 9 (4.00%) IT Support
13 8 (3.56%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.00%) .NET
1 18 (8.00%) Web Services
2 12 (5.33%) XML
3 9 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.00%) Middleware
3 9 (4.00%) XSD
4 6 (2.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (2.67%) HTML
5 5 (2.22%) HTML5
5 5 (2.22%) REST
5 5 (2.22%) WPF
5 5 (2.22%) WSDL
6 4 (1.78%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.78%) SOAP
7 3 (1.33%) CSS
7 3 (1.33%) jQuery
8 2 (0.89%) J2EE
8 2 (0.89%) OpenGL
8 2 (0.89%) WCF
9 1 (0.44%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.00%) Replication
3 6 (2.67%) Client/Server
3 6 (2.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.22%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.78%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.78%) Clustering
5 4 (1.78%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (1.78%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.78%) NHS
5 4 (1.78%) Streaming Video
5 4 (1.78%) Video Editing
6 2 (0.89%) CESG
6 2 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (0.89%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.89%) Statistics
6 2 (0.89%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.89%) W3C
7 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 83 (36.89%) Windows Server
2 37 (16.44%) Linux
2 37 (16.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (15.11%) Windows 7
4 25 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (7.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (4.44%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.00%) Unix
8 8 (3.56%) Windows 10
9 5 (2.22%) Solaris
10 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.44%) Android
11 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.67%) ITIL
2 20 (8.89%) Migration
3 15 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (6.67%) Network Design
4 12 (5.33%) Problem Management
4 12 (5.33%) Service Delivery
4 12 (5.33%) Service Management
5 10 (4.44%) TOGAF
6 9 (4.00%) High Availability
7 8 (3.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (3.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (3.56%) SOA
7 8 (3.56%) Virtual Environments
8 7 (3.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (3.11%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (3.11%) PRINCE2
8 7 (3.11%) Project Management
8 7 (3.11%) Project Planning
9 6 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (2.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (20.44%) SQL
2 15 (6.67%) C++
3 12 (5.33%) Java
4 11 (4.89%) C#
5 10 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.67%) C
7 5 (2.22%) Ada
8 4 (1.78%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.78%) MATLAB
8 4 (1.78%) Python
8 4 (1.78%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.33%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.33%) VB
10 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.89%) MapBasic
11 1 (0.44%) Perl
11 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (32.89%) Security Cleared
2 45 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.56%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.22%) MCSA
5 5 (2.22%) MCSD
5 5 (2.22%) MCSE
6 4 (1.78%) CCNA
6 4 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.44%) CCNP
9 1 (0.44%) Degree
9 1 (0.44%) HNC
9 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.56%) SLA
2 7 (3.11%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.22%) HL7
4 4 (1.78%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.44%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.44%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 88 (39.11%) Active Directory
2 44 (19.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.78%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (4.44%) vSphere
5 8 (3.56%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.11%) Xen
7 6 (2.67%) Docker
8 5 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.22%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.33%) Oracle Clusterware
9 3 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.89%) Firmware
11 1 (0.44%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (9.78%) SCCM
2 9 (4.00%) WSUS
3 8 (3.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (3.56%) ZABBIX
4 7 (3.11%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (3.11%) SCOM
5 4 (1.78%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.89%) Control-M
7 2 (0.89%) NSN NetAct
7 2 (0.89%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.44%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.44%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.44%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.44%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.44%) SCSM
8 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 85 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 72 (32.00%) VMware
3 28 (12.44%) Cisco
4 19 (8.44%) Citrix
5 14 (6.22%) HP
5 14 (6.22%) Juniper
6 13 (5.78%) Oracle
7 12 (5.33%) CheckPoint
8 10 (4.44%) Lotus
9 8 (3.56%) IBM
10 5 (2.22%) Apple
10 5 (2.22%) SAP
11 4 (1.78%) CA
11 4 (1.78%) Dell
11 4 (1.78%) Qualys
11 4 (1.78%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.78%) Siebel
11 4 (1.78%) Veeam
11 4 (1.78%) Veritas
12 3 (1.33%) Sun
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