The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank - 201 206
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.019% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.062% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £166
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £300 £259
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.25
X-Windows
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1240 1611 1738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.38% 30.39% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1325 1283
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 12
Median hourly rate £54.25 £62.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.20% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing X-Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

X-Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

X-Windows
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing X-Windows across the City of London region.

X-Windows Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

X-Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing X-Windows across the City of London region.

X-Windows Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London