The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ascot region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ascot 80.00% - 100.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £304 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.49% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.23 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -4.81%
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 Ascot region.

Operating Systems Category
Ascot
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ascot 80.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Ascot

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Ascot

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Ascot

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Ascot

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Ascot

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Ascot

Windows
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Ascot

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ascot 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) DRM
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Ascot by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ascot 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DRM
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#