The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 24 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 23 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 8.36% 21.67% 19.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 66.10% 69.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 13
Median daily rate £410 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £502 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
- +8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £14.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +5.73%
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 Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
69 59 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 25.09% 32.78% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 43 19
Median daily rate £425 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (28.00%) SQL
5 14 (28.00%) Oracle
5 14 (28.00%) Linux
6 13 (26.00%) Windows 7
7 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
7 12 (24.00%) Apache
8 11 (22.00%) IIS
8 11 (22.00%) ITIL
8 11 (22.00%) Scrum
8 11 (22.00%) VMware
9 10 (20.00%) Migration
9 10 (20.00%) Citrix
10 9 (18.00%) DB2
10 9 (18.00%) Java
10 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
10 9 (18.00%) Defect Tracking
10 9 (18.00%) JIRA
10 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
11 8 (16.00%) Selenium
11 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
11 8 (16.00%) Ruby
11 8 (16.00%) Subversion
11 8 (16.00%) Maven
11 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
11 8 (16.00%) Identity Access Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 12 (24.00%) Apache
2 11 (22.00%) IIS
3 8 (16.00%) JBoss
3 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) HTTP
2 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) MPLS
4 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.00%) PABX
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) DB2
2 8 (16.00%) MySQL
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.00%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (18.00%) JIRA
2 8 (16.00%) Ant
2 8 (16.00%) Gerrit
2 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.00%) JMeter
2 8 (16.00%) JUnit
2 8 (16.00%) Maven
2 8 (16.00%) Selenium
2 8 (16.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (16.00%) SonarQube
2 8 (16.00%) Subversion
2 8 (16.00%) Toad
3 1 (2.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.00%) MSI
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.00%) PVCS
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Law
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Tester
2 5 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 4 (8.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) DBA
3 4 (8.00%) SQL DBA
3 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Administrator
4 3 (6.00%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Architect
4 3 (6.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Service Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.00%) IT Support
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) CSS
1 8 (16.00%) HTML
1 8 (16.00%) LAMP
1 8 (16.00%) REST
1 8 (16.00%) SailPoint
1 8 (16.00%) XHTML
2 3 (6.00%) RESTful
3 2 (4.00%) OAuth
3 2 (4.00%) SAML
4 1 (2.00%) Apache CXF
4 1 (2.00%) COM
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.00%) Replication
2 2 (4.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.00%) BYOD
3 1 (2.00%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (28.00%) Linux
2 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (26.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (16.00%) Solaris
5 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.00%) CentOS
7 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.00%) Unix
9 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.00%) ITIL
2 11 (22.00%) Scrum
3 10 (20.00%) Migration
4 9 (18.00%) Defect Tracking
5 8 (16.00%) Identity Access Management
6 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (14.00%) Functional Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Integration Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
6 7 (14.00%) System Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Resource Management
7 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
8 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (8.00%) Planning and Forecasting
8 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
8 4 (8.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) Java
3 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.00%) Perl
3 8 (16.00%) Python
3 8 (16.00%) Ruby
4 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.00%) VBScript
6 2 (4.00%) C++
6 2 (4.00%) Embedded C++
6 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.00%) VB
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.00%) CCIE
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.00%) MCSE
3 2 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (12.00%) XenApp
4 5 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.00%) vSphere
6 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (8.00%) Puppet
2 4 (8.00%) SCCM
2 4 (8.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) Oracle
3 11 (22.00%) VMware
4 10 (20.00%) Citrix
5 8 (16.00%) ForgeRock
5 8 (16.00%) IBM
6 5 (10.00%) AppSense
6 5 (10.00%) ServiceNow
7 4 (8.00%) Dell
7 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.00%) Cisco
8 2 (4.00%) HP
8 2 (4.00%) Sybase
9 1 (2.00%) Apple
9 1 (2.00%) Guidewire
9 1 (2.00%) Lumension
9 1 (2.00%) Remedy
9 1 (2.00%) Sophos
9 1 (2.00%) Veeam
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