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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 616 594 593
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 5 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.012% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.035% 0.044% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 8
Median daily rate £425 £375 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +70.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £206
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +69.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
14257 13761 13680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.97% 27.17% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10089 9027 9080
Median daily rate £421 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 184 192
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.15 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing X-Windows across the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

X-Windows Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 May 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
South East 0 4 £300 - 1
North West - 3 £425 -
X-Windows
UK

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Office 365
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Apple
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Android
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (18.18%) iPhone
6 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (18.18%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (18.18%) Samba
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Time Management
6 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (18.18%) Symantec
6 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management

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 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) PBX
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) VMWare Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Floorwalker
3 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 2 (18.18%) iPhone
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) E-Discovery
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Samba
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Apple
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec