Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 23 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
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 16 13
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 2.61% 9.89% 10.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% 62.79% 87.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 15
Exeter median daily rate £226 £190 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.95% -15.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £168 £156 £163
90th Percentile £367 £218 £368
Devon median daily rate £251 £190 £275
% change year-on-year +31.84% -30.91% +41.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Exeter median hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +17.95% +69.57%
10th Percentile £15.50 £14.90 £16.30
90th Percentile £16.50 £142.70 £23.10
Devon median hourly rate £16.75 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +28.85% -21.21% +24.53%

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 Exeter with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 5.86% 15.75% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 18
Exeter median daily rate £405 £190 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +113.16% -25.85% +13.89%
10th Percentile £190 £147 £163
90th Percentile £456 £404 £379
Devon median daily rate £433 £195 £398
% change year-on-year +121.79% -50.94% +33.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Exeter median hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.57% +17.95% +69.57%
10th Percentile £19.90 £14.90 £16.30
90th Percentile £41.30 £142.70 £23.10
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +169.23% -21.21% +24.53%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Exeter

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Exeter

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Exeter over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Exeter

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Exeter

For the 6 months to 23 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) SMS
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (12.50%) Web Operations
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) CAD
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle