The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 10 3
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 22.73% 9.26% 20.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 90.91% 58.82% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 10
Median daily rate £110 £229 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.91% +63.39%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £10.75 £10.88 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.14% -66.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year -6.45% +5.08%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Bournemouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 11 17 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 25.00% 15.74% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 13
Median daily rate £130 £278 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.15% +68.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £140 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £378 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £10.75 £8.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.85% -72.65%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing Windows as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Bournemouth

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows in Bournemouth.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Bournemouth

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Bournemouth

Windows
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Windows.

1 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
2 8 (30.77%) Windows 10
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Migration
3 7 (26.92%) MS Office
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Office 365
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (19.23%) Android
6 4 (15.38%) iPhone
6 4 (15.38%) Graphic Design
6 4 (15.38%) Release Management
6 4 (15.38%) User Experience
6 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
6 4 (15.38%) Java
6 4 (15.38%) CRM
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.54%) SQL
7 3 (11.54%) J2EE
7 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
8 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Kentico
2 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) IPv6
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.85%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Build Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Project Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Server Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) J2EE
2 2 (7.69%) ADO
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Graphic Design
1 4 (15.38%) iPhone
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) BYOD
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
2 8 (30.77%) Windows 10
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (19.23%) Android
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Unix
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Migration
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) CRM
3 4 (15.38%) Release Management
4 1 (3.85%) Android Development
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.85%) SDLC
4 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) PHP 5
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
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Posted: 18 days ago