The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 29 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 16.96% 12.97% 6.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.29% 58.54% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 5
Median daily rate £340 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.25% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £221 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £556 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.69 £15.26 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -4.62%
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 Canary Wharf region.

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 41 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.88% 22.16% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 5
Median daily rate £340 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £202 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Windows.

1 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
2 20 (52.63%) Finance
3 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
4 13 (34.21%) Java
4 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
5 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
6 11 (28.95%) Time Management
6 11 (28.95%) Linux
7 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 10 (26.32%) Citrix
7 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (26.32%) Degree
8 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
8 9 (23.68%) Oracle
8 9 (23.68%) Change Management
9 8 (21.05%) Identity Management
9 8 (21.05%) Internet
9 8 (21.05%) Banking
9 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
9 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS
9 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
10 7 (18.42%) ACTC
10 7 (18.42%) ACHDS
10 7 (18.42%) ACDT
10 7 (18.42%) MCDST
10 7 (18.42%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (18.42%) MCSM
10 7 (18.42%) Ethernet
10 7 (18.42%) SLA
10 7 (18.42%) A+ Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 6 (15.79%) IBM Notes
1 6 (15.79%) IIS
2 5 (13.16%) Apache
2 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.63%) Confluence
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) MediaWiki
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Internet
1 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 7 (18.42%) Ethernet
2 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) Wireless
3 5 (13.16%) SAN
4 3 (7.89%) LAN
4 3 (7.89%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (5.26%) DNS
5 2 (5.26%) Intranet
5 2 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (5.26%) Skype
5 2 (5.26%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) BGP
6 1 (2.63%) IPv6
6 1 (2.63%) MPLS
6 1 (2.63%) OSPF
6 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.89%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.63%) Hudson
3 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.63%) JBehave
3 1 (2.63%) JUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Maven
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Front Office
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (13.16%) Desktop Support
1 5 (13.16%) Desktop Support Team Leader
1 5 (13.16%) Desktop Team Leader
1 5 (13.16%) Developer
1 5 (13.16%) Senior Desktop Support
1 5 (13.16%) Support Team Leader
1 5 (13.16%) Team Leader
2 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
3 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (7.89%) Operations Manager
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) JSON
1 2 (5.26%) Kafka
1 2 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) HTML5
2 1 (2.63%) JAXB
2 1 (2.63%) jQuery
2 1 (2.63%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.63%) SAX
2 1 (2.63%) Spring
2 1 (2.63%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 7 (18.42%) Client/Server
2 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
3 6 (15.79%) Blackberry
4 5 (13.16%) Clustering
5 3 (7.89%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.63%) BYOD
6 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
3 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) CentOS
5 1 (2.63%) Debian
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.63%) Unix
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Time Management
2 9 (23.68%) Change Management
3 8 (21.05%) Identity Management
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL
4 7 (18.42%) Validation
5 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.53%) Migration
7 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 2 (5.26%) High Availability
8 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.26%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Java
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.26%) Clojure
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
4 2 (5.26%) Scala
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.42%) A+ Certification
2 7 (18.42%) ACDT
2 7 (18.42%) ACHDS
2 7 (18.42%) ACTC
2 7 (18.42%) MCDST
2 7 (18.42%) MCP
2 7 (18.42%) MCSA
2 7 (18.42%) MCSE
2 7 (18.42%) MCSM
2 7 (18.42%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (7.89%) CCNA
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.42%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.26%) Docker
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) iptables
5 1 (2.63%) Postfix
5 1 (2.63%) Samba
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.63%) vCloud
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.63%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HAProxy
1 3 (7.89%) WMI
1 3 (7.89%) WSUS
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Citrix
3 9 (23.68%) Oracle
4 7 (18.42%) Apple
4 7 (18.42%) VMware
5 6 (15.79%) HP
5 6 (15.79%) Lotus
6 5 (13.16%) Cisco
7 4 (10.53%) EMC
8 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.89%) Dell
8 3 (7.89%) Remedy
9 2 (5.26%) Akamai
9 2 (5.26%) Dynatrace
9 2 (5.26%) IBM
9 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.63%) Perforce
10 1 (2.63%) Splunk
10 1 (2.63%) Sybase
10 1 (2.63%) Symantec