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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 18 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.46% 16.95% 14.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.43% 76.92% 60.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 11
Median daily rate £431 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £584 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
35 39 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.29% 22.03% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 18
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 21 (51.22%) Finance
3 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
4 13 (31.71%) Linux
5 12 (29.27%) Java
5 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
6 11 (26.83%) Time Management
6 11 (26.83%) Data Centre
7 10 (24.39%) Degree
7 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (24.39%) Apache
8 9 (21.95%) Citrix
8 9 (21.95%) Internet
8 9 (21.95%) Identity Management
8 9 (21.95%) DevOps
9 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
9 8 (19.51%) Apple iOS
9 8 (19.51%) Change Management
9 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
9 8 (19.51%) SLA
9 8 (19.51%) MS Office
10 7 (17.07%) ITIL
10 7 (17.07%) MCP
10 7 (17.07%) Oracle
10 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
10 7 (17.07%) MCSE
10 7 (17.07%) MCSA
10 7 (17.07%) IIS
10 7 (17.07%) Client/Server
10 7 (17.07%) Ethernet

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 10 (24.39%) Apache
2 7 (17.07%) IIS
3 6 (14.63%) IBM Notes
4 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
4 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
4 5 (12.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
5 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.20%) IaaS
2 4 (9.76%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Internet
2 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
3 7 (17.07%) Firewall
3 7 (17.07%) SAN
3 7 (17.07%) Wireless
4 5 (12.20%) tcpdump
4 5 (12.20%) Wireshark
5 4 (9.76%) LAN
5 4 (9.76%) WAN
6 3 (7.32%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.88%) DNS
7 2 (4.88%) Intranet
7 2 (4.88%) MPLS
7 2 (4.88%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (4.88%) Skype
7 2 (4.88%) SSL
8 1 (2.44%) HTTP
8 1 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.44%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Front Office
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (14.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 5 (12.20%) Desktop Support
2 5 (12.20%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 5 (12.20%) Desktop Team Leader
2 5 (12.20%) Senior Desktop Support
2 5 (12.20%) Support Team Leader
2 5 (12.20%) Team Leader
3 4 (9.76%) Administrator
3 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) DevOps Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Kafka
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) Rendezvous
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) Client/Server
2 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
3 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
4 4 (9.76%) Clustering
5 3 (7.32%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.44%) BYOD
6 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.44%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Apple iOS
2 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) Android
6 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
7 1 (2.44%) Unix
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Time Management
2 9 (21.95%) DevOps
2 9 (21.95%) Identity Management
3 8 (19.51%) Change Management
4 7 (17.07%) ITIL
4 7 (17.07%) Validation
5 5 (12.20%) Server Building
6 4 (9.76%) Migration
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.88%) Content Management
8 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Operations
8 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.88%) High Availability
8 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.88%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) TDD
8 2 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) Java
2 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
2 5 (12.20%) Perl
2 5 (12.20%) Python
2 5 (12.20%) Ruby
3 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) Clojure
4 2 (4.88%) Scala
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.07%) A+ Certification
2 7 (17.07%) ACDT
2 7 (17.07%) ACHDS
2 7 (17.07%) ACTC
2 7 (17.07%) MCDST
2 7 (17.07%) MCP
2 7 (17.07%) MCSA
2 7 (17.07%) MCSE
2 7 (17.07%) MCSM
2 7 (17.07%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (7.32%) CCNA
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) Docker
2 7 (17.07%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.88%) vCloud
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) KVM
5 1 (2.44%) NFS
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.44%) SRDF
5 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Ansible
2 3 (7.32%) HAProxy
2 3 (7.32%) WMI
2 3 (7.32%) WSUS
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
4 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Citrix
3 7 (17.07%) Apple
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco
3 7 (17.07%) HP
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 7 (17.07%) VMware
4 6 (14.63%) Lotus
5 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.76%) EMC
7 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.32%) IBM
7 3 (7.32%) Remedy
8 2 (4.88%) Akamai
8 2 (4.88%) Dell
8 2 (4.88%) Dynatrace
9 1 (2.44%) Intel
9 1 (2.44%) Sybase
9 1 (2.44%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) TIBCO