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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 19 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 16.52% 9.33% 11.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 82.61% 55.56% 53.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 21
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £352 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £310 £312
% change year-on-year
-1.77% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
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
23 45 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 20.00% 16.79% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 36
Average daily rate £364 £500 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.25% +23.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £375 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing 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 Windows.

1 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 11 (32.35%) Banking
4 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 10 (29.41%) UNIX
5 9 (26.47%) IBM Notes
5 9 (26.47%) C
5 9 (26.47%) MS Office
5 9 (26.47%) Lotus
5 9 (26.47%) Blackberry
5 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
6 8 (23.53%) Mac OS
6 8 (23.53%) Internet
6 8 (23.53%) MCP
6 8 (23.53%) Mac OS X
6 8 (23.53%) Firewall
7 7 (20.59%) Information Security
8 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 6 (17.65%) Oracle
9 5 (14.71%) Linux
9 5 (14.71%) MSI
9 5 (14.71%) Citrix
9 5 (14.71%) Migration
9 5 (14.71%) Investment Banking
9 5 (14.71%) Economics
10 4 (11.76%) Application Packaging
10 4 (11.76%) Release Management
10 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing 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 Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (26.47%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Lync
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.94%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.94%) Documentum
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Internet
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.94%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) NAS
3 1 (2.94%) 3G
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) VoIP
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) SNMP
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) VPN
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.94%) IDOL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MSI
2 1 (2.94%) jMock
2 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) JUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
1 11 (32.35%) Banking
2 5 (14.71%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.94%) International Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Front Office
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
1 8 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
1 8 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
3 6 (17.65%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Applications Packager
5 3 (8.82%) Release Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.94%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) Ext JS
2 1 (2.94%) REST
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.94%) Spring
2 1 (2.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Blackberry
2 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.71%) Economics
4 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
4 3 (8.82%) PMI
5 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.94%) Equities
5 1 (2.94%) Derivative
5 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.94%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (29.41%) UNIX
4 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
5 8 (23.53%) Mac OS X
5 8 (23.53%) Mac OS
6 5 (14.71%) Linux
7 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
8 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.94%) SUSE
10 1 (2.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Information Security
2 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.76%) Release Management
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (5.88%) Time Management
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.94%) IT Governance
6 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) C
2 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Scala
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) MCP
2 3 (8.82%) MCSE
2 3 (8.82%) MCITP
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) PMP
2 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CISA
3 1 (2.94%) GIAC
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.94%) VCP5
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (11.76%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) Lotus
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle
4 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 2 (5.88%) Sybase
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (2.94%) Splunk
6 1 (2.94%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (2.94%) Remedy
6 1 (2.94%) SAP
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Interwoven
6 1 (2.94%) NetApp
6 1 (2.94%) Adobe
6 1 (2.94%) EMC
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