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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 14 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows 11 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.80% 16.79% 7.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.35% 75.86% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 5
Median daily rate £481 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.75% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £224 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £549 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%

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
34 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.20% 22.14% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 12
Median daily rate £525 £350 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £250 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
3 12 (32.43%) Linux
3 12 (32.43%) Java
3 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.03%) Apache
5 9 (24.32%) DevOps
6 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
6 8 (21.62%) Degree
6 8 (21.62%) Time Management
6 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (18.92%) Citrix
7 7 (18.92%) HP
7 7 (18.92%) SLA
7 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
7 7 (18.92%) Internet
7 7 (18.92%) Oracle
7 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
7 7 (18.92%) IIS
7 7 (18.92%) Change Management
7 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
7 7 (18.92%) Docker
8 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
8 6 (16.22%) Identity Management
8 6 (16.22%) VMware
8 6 (16.22%) MS Office
8 6 (16.22%) SQL
8 6 (16.22%) SAN
8 6 (16.22%) Cisco

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 (27.03%) Apache
2 7 (18.92%) IIS
3 5 (13.51%) IBM Notes
3 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
4 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.22%) MS Office
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.51%) IaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Akamai
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Internet
1 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
2 6 (16.22%) SAN
3 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
3 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 5 (13.51%) tcpdump
3 5 (13.51%) Wireless
3 5 (13.51%) Wireshark
4 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (8.11%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (5.41%) DNS
5 2 (5.41%) Intranet
5 2 (5.41%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (5.41%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) DHCP
6 1 (2.70%) HTTP
6 1 (2.70%) MPLS
6 1 (2.70%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Front Office
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) German Language
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (10.81%) Administrator
2 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support
2 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 4 (10.81%) Desktop Team Leader
2 4 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Senior Desktop Support
2 4 (10.81%) Support Team Leader
2 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (10.81%) Team Leader
3 3 (8.11%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (8.11%) Operations Manager
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Kafka
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) LAMP
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) Rendezvous
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Clustering
4 3 (8.11%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Derivative
5 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.70%) Equities
5 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.70%) iSeries
5 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
3 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.11%) Unix
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.70%) Android
7 1 (2.70%) OpenVMS
7 1 (2.70%) Solaris
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) DevOps
2 8 (21.62%) Time Management
3 7 (18.92%) Change Management
4 6 (16.22%) Identity Management
5 5 (13.51%) Server Building
5 5 (13.51%) Validation
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.41%) Content Management
8 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.41%) Matrix Management
8 2 (5.41%) Project Management
8 2 (5.41%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) TDD
8 2 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
3 5 (13.51%) Perl
3 5 (13.51%) Python
3 5 (13.51%) Ruby
4 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) Clojure
5 2 (5.41%) Scala
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) A+ Certification
2 5 (13.51%) ACDT
2 5 (13.51%) ACHDS
2 5 (13.51%) ACTC
2 5 (13.51%) MCDST
2 5 (13.51%) MCP
2 5 (13.51%) MCSA
2 5 (13.51%) MCSE
2 5 (13.51%) MCSM
2 5 (13.51%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) Docker
3 5 (13.51%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.70%) KVM
6 1 (2.70%) NFS
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.70%) RACF
6 1 (2.70%) SRDF
6 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.70%) vCloud
6 1 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.70%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Ansible
2 3 (8.11%) HAProxy
2 3 (8.11%) WMI
2 3 (8.11%) WSUS
3 2 (5.41%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Citrix
2 7 (18.92%) HP
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle
3 6 (16.22%) Cisco
3 6 (16.22%) VMware
4 5 (13.51%) Apple
4 5 (13.51%) Lotus
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.81%) EMC
6 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.11%) IBM
6 3 (8.11%) Remedy
7 2 (5.41%) Dell
7 2 (5.41%) Dynatrace
8 1 (2.70%) Informatica
8 1 (2.70%) Intel
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Sybase
8 1 (2.70%) TIBCO