Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 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 8
South West > Devon
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 56 51
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.21% 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.27% 2.38% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Devon median daily rate - £158 -
South West median daily rate £143 £250 £225
% change year-on-year -43.00% +11.11% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £28.29 £13.70 £12.99
% change year-on-year +106.50% +5.49% -35.06%

Windows 8 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 79 84 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 16.92% 14.41% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 47 15
Devon median daily rate £303 £425 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.82% +107.32% -41.43%
10th Percentile £114 £260 £146
90th Percentile £458 £490 £395
South West median daily rate £385 £351 £365
% change year-on-year +9.84% -3.97% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 15
Devon median hourly rate £12.25 £28.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.39% +79.69% -3.03%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.73 £10.28
90th Percentile £31.40 £40.60 £40.85
South West median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year +22.86% +11.11% -7.35%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Devon

Windows 8
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Devon region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 1 - -
Windows 8
South West

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL