The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 10.00% 17.39% 9.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% 66.67% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
- +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £36.67 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.60 £15.36 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.94% -4.03%
Windows
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Operating Systems Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 14.00% 26.09% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £206 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.43% +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £38.34 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.39% +17.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basildon region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Novell
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WLAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Campaign Management
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
5 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Finance

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) WLAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Migration Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Campaign Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Novell
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle