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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 13 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing Windows 11 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.87% 20.00% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.50% 92.31% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 2
Median daily rate £444 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £163 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

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
40 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 32.26% 21.67% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 6
Median daily rate £513 £375 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £163 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, 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 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) Linux
3 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (21.88%) DevOps
4 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
4 7 (21.88%) MS Office
4 7 (21.88%) Apache
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle
5 6 (18.75%) Citrix
5 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco
5 6 (18.75%) Change Management
5 6 (18.75%) Docker
6 5 (15.63%) Ansible
6 5 (15.63%) IaaS
6 5 (15.63%) Server Building
6 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
6 5 (15.63%) tcpdump
6 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
6 5 (15.63%) Wireshark
6 5 (15.63%) Degree
6 5 (15.63%) Time Management
6 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (15.63%) Identity Management
6 5 (15.63%) VMware

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 7 (21.88%) Apache
2 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
3 4 (12.50%) IBM Notes
3 4 (12.50%) IIS
3 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.13%) DataSynapse
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.88%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) IaaS
2 3 (9.38%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.13%) GitHub
3 1 (3.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.63%) Internet
2 5 (15.63%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) tcpdump
2 5 (15.63%) Wireshark
3 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) Wireless
4 3 (9.38%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 2 (6.25%) Skype
5 2 (6.25%) TACACS
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (3.13%) FCoE
6 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.13%) HTTP
6 1 (3.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.13%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Front Office
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (12.50%) Administrator
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
3 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Desktop Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) DevOps Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Desktop Support
3 3 (9.38%) Support Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Trainer
3 3 (9.38%) WebLogic Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) Kafka
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
1 1 (3.13%) Rendezvous
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) EMC VNX
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) iSeries
4 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Tandem
5 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) Derivative
5 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.13%) Equities
5 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.13%) Online Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
1 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
2 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.25%) OpenVMS
5 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.13%) Android
6 1 (3.13%) Solaris
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) DevOps
2 6 (18.75%) Change Management
3 5 (15.63%) Identity Management
3 5 (15.63%) Server Building
3 5 (15.63%) Time Management
4 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Coaching
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (6.25%) Information Security
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
5 2 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
2 5 (15.63%) Perl
2 5 (15.63%) Python
2 5 (15.63%) Ruby
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) Clojure
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 4 (12.50%) ACDT
2 4 (12.50%) ACHDS
2 4 (12.50%) ACTC
2 4 (12.50%) MCDST
2 4 (12.50%) MCP
2 4 (12.50%) MCSA
2 4 (12.50%) MCSE
2 4 (12.50%) MCSM
2 4 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) Docker
3 4 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.25%) RACF
6 1 (3.13%) KVM
6 1 (3.13%) NFS
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.13%) SRDF
6 1 (3.13%) vCloud
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.13%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Ansible
2 3 (9.38%) HAProxy
2 3 (9.38%) WMI
2 3 (9.38%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco
2 6 (18.75%) Citrix
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) HP
3 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
3 5 (15.63%) VMware
4 4 (12.50%) Apple
4 4 (12.50%) EMC
4 4 (12.50%) Lotus
5 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.13%) CyberArk
6 1 (3.13%) Informatica
6 1 (3.13%) Intel
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) Sybase
6 1 (3.13%) TIBCO