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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 9 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.32% 10.40% 8.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.00% 48.65% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 6
Median daily rate £388 £400 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -27.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £14.84
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +4.44%
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
25 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.33% 21.39% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 8
Median daily rate £400 £400 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £219 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) ITIL
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle
4 9 (27.27%) Banking
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
5 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
5 7 (21.21%) Windows 10
6 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 5 (15.15%) Change Management
7 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
7 5 (15.15%) .NET
7 5 (15.15%) Unix
7 5 (15.15%) Yammer
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
8 4 (12.12%) Network Security
8 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (12.12%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) C#
8 4 (12.12%) Java
8 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
8 4 (12.12%) Front Office
8 4 (12.12%) Symantec
8 4 (12.12%) MIMEsweeper
8 4 (12.12%) Blue Coat

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 2 (6.06%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) MediaWiki
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) nginx
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Yammer
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Network Security
2 3 (9.09%) LDAP
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) LAN
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) BGP
4 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.03%) IPsec
4 1 (3.03%) IPv6
4 1 (3.03%) NAS
4 1 (3.03%) OSPF
4 1 (3.03%) SAN
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.03%) DB2
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Hudson
3 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.03%) JBehave
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Front Office
4 1 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Front Office C++ Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) ATL
2 3 (9.09%) MFC
2 3 (9.09%) Middleware
3 2 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (6.06%) JSON
3 2 (6.06%) STL
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.03%) MDX
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.03%) Spring.NET
4 1 (3.03%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (3.03%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (3.03%) WCF
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) WPF
4 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Derivative
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows 10
3 5 (15.15%) Unix
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.03%) CentOS
7 1 (3.03%) Debian
7 1 (3.03%) Solaris
7 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.03%) VMS
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) OO
5 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 3 (9.09%) OOP
5 3 (9.09%) Web Filtering
6 2 (6.06%) Dependency Management
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) Escalation Management
6 2 (6.06%) ETRM
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Pay per click
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) C#
2 4 (12.12%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) VC++
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) MCSE
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) iptables
3 1 (3.03%) Postfix
3 1 (3.03%) Samba
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.03%) Control-M
3 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (3.03%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Blue Coat
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.12%) Symantec
4 3 (9.09%) Forcepoint
4 3 (9.09%) Tableau
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) OpenLink
5 2 (6.06%) Sybase
6 1 (3.03%) BEA
6 1 (3.03%) CA
6 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) EMC
6 1 (3.03%) Nokia
6 1 (3.03%) Perforce