The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Yeovil region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 20.00% 66.67% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Operating Systems Category
Yeovil
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 45.00% 66.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows
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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 18 April 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 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) Delphi
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Yeovil by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) Delphi
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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