The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank - - 3
Contract jobs citing Windows 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorking - - 18.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.81 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.38% -7.81%
Windows
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorking region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorking - - 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Dorking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Dorking

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Dorking

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorking

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Dorking

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorking 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 2 (40.00%) Kaseya
4 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorking 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 2 (40.00%) Kaseya