The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yeovil 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 22 June 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
Somerset / Yeovil
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 13 10
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3  
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yeovil 43.48% 4.35% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year - +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.13 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.97% +4.03%  

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 Yeovil with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Yeovil
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yeovil 43.48% 4.35% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Yeovil

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yeovil 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 Yeovil

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Yeovil

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Yeovil region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (45.45%) Squid
3 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) RIA
3 5 (45.45%) Test Management
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Samba
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Intranet
3 5 (45.45%) Extranet
3 5 (45.45%) Nagios
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yeovil 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 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) Extranet
1 5 (45.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Desktop Support
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Deskside Support
3 2 (18.18%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Migration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) RIA
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) CentOS
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Test Management
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) A+ Certification
3 3 (27.27%) DCSE
3 3 (27.27%) MCP
3 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) Samba
2 5 (45.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Nagios
1 5 (45.45%) Webmin
1 5 (45.45%) Xymon
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Veeam
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Dell