The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Enfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Enfield 33.33% - 53.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£210 - £196
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
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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 Enfield region.

Operating Systems Category
Enfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Enfield 33.33% - 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £210 - £196
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Enfield

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Enfield

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Enfield

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Enfield

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Enfield

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Enfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Enfield

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Enfield 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 7 (87.50%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) Lync
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Mercator
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) Aruba
5 1 (12.50%) Junos
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) PDA
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Enfield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Enfield 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 4 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
1 1 (12.50%) Junos
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Mercator
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco