The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 7.32% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£373 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £310 £311
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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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 Brentford region.

Operating Systems Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 8.54% 10.94% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Average daily rate £405 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £445 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Brentford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Brentford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Brentford

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Brentford

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Brentford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 (53.85%) IIS
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
4 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) Six Sigma
4 4 (30.77%) InfoPath
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (23.08%) High Availability
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) PowerHA
6 2 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 7 (53.85%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 6 (46.15%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms
4 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) HACMP
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Six Sigma
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) VBScript
6 1 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) PowerHA
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) Altiris
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) CA
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Sybase
4 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
4 1 (7.69%) DevExpress