Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
Somerset > Yeovil
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 15 16
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 16 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yeovil 42.11% 5.88% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 1
Yeovil median daily rate £145 £203 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.40% +22.73% -22.35%
10th Percentile £110 £178 £158
90th Percentile £160 £235 £173
Somerset median daily rate £167 £290 £375
% change year-on-year -42.41% -22.67% +47.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Yeovil median hourly rate £47.50 - £38.25
10th Percentile £46.25 - £32.48
90th Percentile £48.75 - £38.95
Somerset median hourly rate £23.00 £15.88 £13.50
% change year-on-year +44.88% +17.59% -10.00%

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 Yeovil with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yeovil
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yeovil 42.11% 5.88% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
Yeovil median daily rate £150 £203 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.93% -6.90% -38.95%
10th Percentile £110 £178 £165
90th Percentile £160 £235 £292
Somerset median daily rate £238 £275 £373
% change year-on-year -13.64% -26.17% +30.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Yeovil median hourly rate £47.50 - £38.75
10th Percentile £46.25 - £34.13
90th Percentile £48.75 - £43.43
Somerset median hourly rate £23.00 £15.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.88% -9.29% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Yeovil

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

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 19 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 Yeovil region with a requirement for Windows.

1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) A+ Certification
2 7 (43.75%) MCP
2 7 (43.75%) MCSE
2 7 (43.75%) Dell
2 7 (43.75%) Break/Fix
2 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 7 (43.75%) DCSE
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
5 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
5 3 (18.75%) Veeam
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) CentOS
5 3 (18.75%) Squid
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) RIA
5 3 (18.75%) Test Management
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012

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 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) Extranet
1 3 (18.75%) Intranet
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Support Engineer
2 11 (68.75%) Desktop Support
3 9 (56.25%) Deskside Engineer
3 9 (56.25%) Deskside Support
3 9 (56.25%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) RIA
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 3 (18.75%) CentOS
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Break/Fix
2 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Test Management
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PHP
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) A+ Certification
2 7 (43.75%) DCSE
2 7 (43.75%) MCP
2 7 (43.75%) MCSE
3 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) Samba
2 3 (18.75%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nagios
1 3 (18.75%) Webmin
1 3 (18.75%) Xymon
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Dell
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 3 (18.75%) Symantec
3 3 (18.75%) Veeam
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Apple