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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows 25 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.82% 9.24% 3.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.82% 58.62% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 3
Median daily rate £340 £400 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -27.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £363 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
- +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +5.73%
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
44 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.85% 15.76% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 3
Median daily rate £350 £425 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -23.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £371 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 16 (51.61%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) Linux
4 10 (32.26%) Java
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
6 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
7 7 (22.58%) Banking
7 7 (22.58%) Time Management
7 7 (22.58%) Change Management
8 6 (19.35%) Firewall
8 6 (19.35%) VMware
8 6 (19.35%) ITIL
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle
8 6 (19.35%) SQL
8 6 (19.35%) SLA
8 6 (19.35%) Citrix
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
9 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.13%) IIS
9 5 (16.13%) MS Office
9 5 (16.13%) Apache
9 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (16.13%) Identity Management
9 5 (16.13%) Internet
10 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
10 4 (12.90%) Wireless

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 5 (16.13%) Apache
1 5 (16.13%) IIS
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (9.68%) IBM Notes
3 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.23%) Confluence
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.23%) JBoss
5 1 (3.23%) MediaWiki
5 1 (3.23%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
3 4 (12.90%) SAN
3 4 (12.90%) Wireless
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) WAN
5 2 (6.45%) DNS
5 2 (6.45%) Intranet
5 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (6.45%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (6.45%) SSL
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.23%) IPsec
6 1 (3.23%) MPLS
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
6 1 (3.23%) OSPF
6 1 (3.23%) Skype
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.23%) Hudson
3 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.23%) JBehave
3 1 (3.23%) JUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Front Office
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support
3 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 3 (9.68%) Desktop Team Leader
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Desktop Support
3 3 (9.68%) Support Team Leader
3 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) JSON
1 2 (6.45%) Kafka
1 2 (6.45%) LAMP
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) JAXB
2 1 (3.23%) jQuery
2 1 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.23%) SAX
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.45%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.23%) BYOD
5 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) CentOS
5 1 (3.23%) Debian
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.23%) Unix
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Change Management
1 7 (22.58%) Time Management
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.13%) Identity Management
4 4 (12.90%) Validation
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) Content Management
6 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
6 2 (6.45%) High Availability
6 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.45%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) TDD
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.45%) Clojure
4 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 2 (6.45%) Scala
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) A+ Certification
2 4 (12.90%) ACDT
2 4 (12.90%) ACHDS
2 4 (12.90%) ACTC
2 4 (12.90%) MCDST
2 4 (12.90%) MCP
2 4 (12.90%) MCSA
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
2 4 (12.90%) MCSM
2 4 (12.90%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (9.68%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (6.45%) Docker
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) iptables
4 1 (3.23%) Postfix
4 1 (3.23%) Samba
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.23%) vCloud
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HAProxy
1 2 (6.45%) WMI
1 2 (6.45%) WSUS
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Apple
3 4 (12.90%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Dell
4 3 (9.68%) EMC
4 3 (9.68%) Lotus
5 2 (6.45%) Akamai
5 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.45%) Dynatrace
5 2 (6.45%) IBM
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.23%) Perforce
6 1 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (3.23%) Sybase
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec