Period
to 17 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Windows Engineer was £160 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Windows Engineer
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 50 52
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.33% 0.20% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.21% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Devon median daily rate £160 £165 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% - -
South West median daily rate £275 £249 £250
% change year-on-year +10.55% -0.50% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Devon median hourly rate £12.39 - £13.00
South West median hourly rate £11.79 £16.38 £15.25
% change year-on-year -28.03% +7.38% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Devon
Contract vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 412 481 448
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.15% 96.20% 97.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 274 274
Devon median daily rate £375 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94% -7.51%
10th Percentile £165 £145 £169
90th Percentile £595 £563 £494
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 40
Devon median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £17.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +109.79% -17.82%
10th Percentile £9.63 £12.91 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.88 £47.85 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% -10.91% -11.29%

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings that featured Windows Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Engineer in Devon

Windows Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Engineer in Devon

Windows Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Engineer in Devon

Windows Engineer
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 Engineer within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Exeter - 5 £160 -
Plymouth +1 1 - -
Windows Engineer
South West

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, Windows Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management

Windows Engineer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Apple
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware