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 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.48% 15.09% 14.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.85% 75.00% 84.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 9
Median daily rate £550 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
- +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.25 -
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 Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 21.31% 20.13% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 11
Median daily rate £500 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £593 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

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
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 31 August 2016.

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 31 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Sybase
3 3 (30.00%) NFS
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (30.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (20.00%) SEPA
4 2 (20.00%) Fundtech
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) AS400
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Derivative
4 2 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (20.00%) TOWER Software
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications

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 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) NAS
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) FCoE
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) Multicast
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) HBase
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Payments Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Project Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Excel Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Production Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Release Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SAN Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) WinForms
1 1 (10.00%) WPF
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) AS400
1 2 (20.00%) Derivative
1 2 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
3 2 (20.00%) zOS
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Coaching
1 2 (20.00%) Information Security
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) OOD
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) COBOL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) SEPA
2 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) NFS
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) KVM
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (10.00%) SRDF
3 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Control-M
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Sybase
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) Fundtech
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) TOWER Software
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) DataSynapse
4 1 (10.00%) Intel
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Niku
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) TIBCO