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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 19 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 6 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.26% 9.70% 9.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 42.11% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 6
Median daily rate £525 £300 £578
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -48.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £214 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £548 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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
14 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 12.28% 23.03% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 9
Median daily rate £525 £488 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £214 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
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 30 May 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 28 (80.00%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) ITIL
3 10 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 9 (25.71%) Oracle
4 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.86%) Banking
5 8 (22.86%) Linux
5 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.00%) Yammer
7 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
7 6 (17.14%) Migration
7 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
8 5 (14.29%) Unix
8 5 (14.29%) .NET
8 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 5 (14.29%) SQL
9 4 (11.43%) C#
9 4 (11.43%) OO
9 4 (11.43%) Symantec
9 4 (11.43%) MIMEsweeper
9 4 (11.43%) Front Office
9 4 (11.43%) Change Management
9 4 (11.43%) Blue Coat
9 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
9 4 (11.43%) SCCM
9 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (8.57%) Tableau
10 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
10 3 (8.57%) Network Security

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 1 (2.86%) JBoss
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
1 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Yammer
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Network Security
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) NAS
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 28 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Front Office
4 1 (2.86%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Architect
2 4 (11.43%) Consultant
2 4 (11.43%) Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) C++ Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Front Office C++ Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Front Office Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Migration Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Security Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) ATL
2 3 (8.57%) MFC
2 3 (8.57%) Middleware
3 2 (5.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (5.71%) STL
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) JSON
4 1 (2.86%) MDX
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.86%) Spring.NET
4 1 (2.86%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (2.86%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (2.86%) WCF
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) WinForms
4 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Derivative
1 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Unix
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.86%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) VMS
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
3 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
4 4 (11.43%) Change Management
4 4 (11.43%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Dependency Management
5 3 (8.57%) Escalation Management
5 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
5 3 (8.57%) OOP
5 3 (8.57%) Pay per click
5 3 (8.57%) Web Filtering
6 2 (5.71%) ETRM
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.86%) OOD
7 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) C++
3 3 (8.57%) VC++
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) VBA
4 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PMP
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) MIMEsweeper
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.86%) Control-M
2 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Blue Coat
3 4 (11.43%) Symantec
4 3 (8.57%) Forcepoint
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.57%) Tableau
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) OpenLink
5 2 (5.71%) Sybase
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
6 1 (2.86%) Axway
6 1 (2.86%) BEA
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) EMC
6 1 (2.86%) Polycom
6 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.86%) Splunk