The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.66% 11.11% 15.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 80.00% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 15
Median daily rate £538 £538 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £410 £436
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £624 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.46 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-0.46% +3.33%
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 Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 22.64% 13.89% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 20
Median daily rate £475 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £639 £633
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.46 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Control-M
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Front Office
4 3 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) Sybase
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (25.00%) Derivative
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (16.67%) NAS
5 2 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) NAS
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Front Office
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Excel Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Support
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Release Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
3 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (16.67%) MFC
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (16.67%) STL
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) ATL
2 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) WinForms
2 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Derivative
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (8.33%) Equities
3 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) OO
1 2 (16.67%) Release Management
1 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) ETRM
2 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (8.33%) OOD
2 1 (8.33%) OOP
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) SFIA
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) VC++
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Control-M
2 3 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (16.67%) BladeLogic
3 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (8.33%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (25.00%) Sybase
2 3 (25.00%) Symantec
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Axway
3 2 (16.67%) BEA
3 2 (16.67%) CA
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Nokia
3 2 (16.67%) OpenLink
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Niku
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat