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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X-Windows
Rank - - 197
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 £34.00 -
% change year-on-year
-72.05% -
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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
1693 2097 1883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.33% 30.06% 29.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1349 1608 1463
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £19.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.23 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing X-Windows across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

X-Windows
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing X-Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited X-Windows.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing X-Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited X-Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware