Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dunstable with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Bedfordshire > Dunstable
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 14.29% 17.65% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Dunstable median daily rate £431 £295 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.19% -0.84% +32.22%
10th Percentile £333 £187 £152
90th Percentile £534 £399 £498
Bedfordshire median daily rate £270 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -28.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Dunstable median hourly rate - - £15.86
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £20.25 £13.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% -55.00% +140.00%

Windows 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 Dunstable with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Dunstable
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 11 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 31.43% 17.65% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Dunstable median daily rate £325 £295 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.17% -0.84% -17.93%
10th Percentile £271 £187 £152
90th Percentile £513 £399 £498
Bedfordshire median daily rate £347 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -10.58% +10.71% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Dunstable median hourly rate - - £15.86
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year +78.57% -55.63% +152.44%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Dunstable

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Dunstable

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dunstable

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Dunstable over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Dunstable

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for Windows.

1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunstable 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 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Office Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) VMware