The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Aldershot region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank - 6 3
Contract jobs citing Windows 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aldershot - 10.00% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 66.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Operating Systems Category
Aldershot
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aldershot 1.96% 15.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £458 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
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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 24 July 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 2000
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) JSP
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) HTTP
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Aldershot by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
1 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) Broadband
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tester
3 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
1 4 (36.36%) JSP
2 2 (18.18%) JPA
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 2000
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) SIEM
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) ArcSight