The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 618 609 590
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -19
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.018% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.014% 0.064% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Median daily rate £425 £440 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +45.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £440 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +53.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.25
X-Windows
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14334 13962 13461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.01% 27.89% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10222 9523 8897
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 196 194
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing X-Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

X-Windows Jobs Demand Trend in England

X-Windows
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

X-Windows Daily Rate Trend in England

X-Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

X-Windows Hourly Rate Trend in England

X-Windows
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X-Windows within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 1 - -
South East -10 1 £425 -4.49% 1
North West - 1 £425 -
X-Windows
UK

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing X-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 England region with a requirement for X-Windows.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Life Science
5 1 (16.67%) SCOM
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) VMWare Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) BitLocker
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Samsung