The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cobham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 35.00% 21.43% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £385 £350 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £325 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £386 £322
UK excluding London median daily rate £337 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +3.33%
Windows
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Cobham region.

Operating Systems Category
Cobham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 35.00% 21.43% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £385 £350 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £362 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cobham region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Cobham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Cobham region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Cobham

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Cobham

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Cobham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Cobham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 11 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 7 (63.64%) C#
4 7 (63.64%) .NET
4 7 (63.64%) Service Management
5 6 (54.55%) IIS
5 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (54.55%) MSBuild
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
6 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
6 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
6 5 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (45.45%) AppDynamics
6 5 (45.45%) SDLC
7 4 (36.36%) VMware
7 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (36.36%) Puppet
7 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
7 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
8 3 (27.27%) Finance
9 2 (18.18%) Clustering
9 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 5 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MSBuild
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Gitweb
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (18.18%) Release Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
1 2 (18.18%) Web Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Environment And Release Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Environment Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Support
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Service Management
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Database Security
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) VBScript
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) AppDynamics
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) RedGate