The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yeovil region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 8 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 23.08% 15.38% 40.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£213 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.90 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
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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 Yeovil region.

Operating Systems Category
Yeovil
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 23.08% 23.08% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £213 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.90 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yeovil 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Yeovil by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yeovil 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix