The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aldershot region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aldershot 6.82% - 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.73% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £15.12
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -0.76%
Windows
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Aldershot region.

Operating Systems Category
Aldershot
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aldershot 6.82% - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Aldershot

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Aldershot region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Aldershot

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Aldershot

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Aldershot region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Aldershot

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Aldershot

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Aldershot

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aldershot

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aldershot region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) KVM
3 5 (35.71%) Puppet
3 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
3 5 (35.71%) Solaris
3 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Nagios
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) NAS
4 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 3 (21.43%) Becrypt
5 3 (21.43%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Software Distribution
5 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) Lotus
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
6 2 (14.29%) Perl
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Aldershot by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aldershot region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
1 4 (28.57%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) PC Support
6 1 (7.14%) Break Fix Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
2 5 (35.71%) Solaris
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 3 (21.43%) Software Distribution
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) HND
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) KVM
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 4 (28.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Becrypt
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Lotus
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) HP