The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 61 29 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.10% 12.34% 23.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.49% 59.18% 67.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 21
Median daily rate £260 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £178 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +6.89%
Windows
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
83 49 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.07% 20.85% 35.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 37
Median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £156 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £410 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Windows.

1 56 (62.92%) Windows Server
2 54 (60.67%) Security Cleared
3 53 (59.55%) Active Directory
4 40 (44.94%) SC Cleared
5 36 (40.45%) Oracle
6 28 (31.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (30.34%) SQL
7 27 (30.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (26.97%) SharePoint
8 24 (26.97%) MS Exchange
9 21 (23.60%) Java
9 21 (23.60%) VMware
10 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
10 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
10 20 (22.47%) Problem Management
11 19 (21.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 19 (21.35%) HP
12 18 (20.22%) SLA
12 18 (20.22%) Windows XP
13 16 (17.98%) Fujitsu
13 16 (17.98%) NetBackup
14 15 (16.85%) Flash
14 15 (16.85%) Linux
14 15 (16.85%) Veritas
14 15 (16.85%) Windows 7
15 14 (15.73%) Time Management
15 14 (15.73%) SAN
15 14 (15.73%) Meridio
16 13 (14.61%) EMC
16 13 (14.61%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 24 (26.97%) MS Exchange
1 24 (26.97%) SharePoint
2 12 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (13.48%) IIS
3 11 (12.36%) Live Communications Server
4 8 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.12%) Apache
8 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (12.36%) MS Office
2 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.12%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) SAN
2 13 (14.61%) LAN
2 13 (14.61%) WAN
3 10 (11.24%) DNS
3 10 (11.24%) Firewall
4 9 (10.11%) DHCP
5 5 (5.62%) Unified Communications
6 4 (4.49%) SMS
7 3 (3.37%) Internet
7 3 (3.37%) Intranet
8 2 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.12%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.12%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.12%) NAS
9 1 (1.12%) Skype
9 1 (1.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.48%) MS Access
3 7 (7.87%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.12%) MySQL
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Xcode
2 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.12%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.12%) Subversion
2 1 (1.12%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.25%) Finance
1 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.12%) Advertising
2 1 (1.12%) Electronics
2 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (48.31%) Support Engineer
2 18 (20.22%) Web Engineer
2 18 (20.22%) Web Support Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) 3rd Line Support
4 15 (16.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 13 (14.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) VMware Engineer
7 9 (10.11%) Architect
8 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.99%) VMware Support Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Exchange Engineer
10 6 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (6.74%) Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Oracle Architect
11 5 (5.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 5 (5.62%) 3rd Line Server Support
11 5 (5.62%) C++ Developer
11 5 (5.62%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.85%) Flash
2 7 (7.87%) Middleware
3 6 (6.74%) J2EE
3 6 (6.74%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (6.74%) WebCenter
4 5 (5.62%) .NET
4 5 (5.62%) ATL
4 5 (5.62%) POCO
5 1 (1.12%) ELK Stack
5 1 (1.12%) LAMP
5 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.36%) Statistics
3 8 (8.99%) Fat Client
3 8 (8.99%) Thin Client
4 7 (7.87%) Clustering
5 6 (6.74%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.37%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.25%) Replication
8 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 56 (62.92%) Windows Server
2 28 (31.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (30.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (20.22%) Windows XP
5 15 (16.85%) Linux
5 15 (16.85%) Windows 7
6 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.62%) Solaris
7 5 (5.62%) Unix
8 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.12%) CentOS
9 1 (1.12%) Debian
9 1 (1.12%) Fedora
9 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) Problem Management
2 14 (15.73%) Time Management
3 8 (8.99%) High Availability
4 7 (7.87%) Data Entry
4 7 (7.87%) DevOps
5 6 (6.74%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (6.74%) Change Management
5 6 (6.74%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (6.74%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (6.74%) Open Source
5 6 (6.74%) Release Management
5 6 (6.74%) SOA
5 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.74%) UML
6 5 (5.62%) Migration
6 5 (5.62%) Software Deployment
6 5 (5.62%) Software Distribution
7 4 (4.49%) Software Delivery
8 3 (3.37%) Change Control
8 3 (3.37%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.34%) SQL
2 21 (23.60%) Java
3 9 (10.11%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.62%) C++
4 5 (5.62%) Objective-C
4 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.12%) C
5 1 (1.12%) C#
5 1 (1.12%) PHP
5 1 (1.12%) Python
5 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (60.67%) Security Cleared
2 40 (44.94%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.22%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (59.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.48%) ISA Server
2 12 (13.48%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.37%) vSphere
4 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.12%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.12%) Docker
5 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.12%) KVM
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.12%) NFS
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.12%) Postfix
5 1 (1.12%) qmail
5 1 (1.12%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.12%) Varnish
5 1 (1.12%) XenApp
5 1 (1.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (21.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 16 (17.98%) NetBackup
3 13 (14.61%) Netcool
4 9 (10.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 8 (8.99%) Unicenter
6 5 (5.62%) Backup Exec
7 4 (4.49%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (4.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (3.37%) SCCM
9 2 (2.25%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (1.12%) Ansible
10 1 (1.12%) Cacti
10 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (1.12%) Plesk
10 1 (1.12%) Puppet
10 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (1.12%) SCOM
10 1 (1.12%) WSUS
10 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (40.45%) Oracle
2 21 (23.60%) VMware
3 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
4 19 (21.35%) HP
5 16 (17.98%) Fujitsu
6 15 (16.85%) Veritas
7 14 (15.73%) Meridio
8 13 (14.61%) EMC
9 12 (13.48%) Citrix
9 12 (13.48%) Intel Security
10 8 (8.99%) F5
11 6 (6.74%) Endeca
11 6 (6.74%) FatWire
12 5 (5.62%) Symantec
13 3 (3.37%) Cisco
14 1 (1.12%) Borland
14 1 (1.12%) Genesys
14 1 (1.12%) IBM
14 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
14 1 (1.12%) SAP
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