The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Egham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Egham 3.57% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £160 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £150 £303
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -50.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.50%
Windows 8
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Egham region.

Operating Systems Category
Egham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Egham 82.14% 27.27% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 1
Average daily rate £425 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -11.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Egham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the Egham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Egham

Windows 8
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Egham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Egham region citing Windows 8 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 8.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Egham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Egham region citing Windows 8 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 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Support
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix