The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 4.65% 2.17% 6.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 66.67% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Median daily rate £165 £375 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% +32.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £375 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £375 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Windows
London

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
2 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 4.65% 3.26% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 13
Median daily rate £140 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brentford region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 19 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Brentford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) SEO
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix