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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 617 608 611
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 7 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.028% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.045% 0.099% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 5
Median daily rate £325 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £281 £300 £369
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £8.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £8.84
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
15432 15161 14360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.16% 28.80% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10733 10578 9509
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 262 160
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.48 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.40% +8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +15 3 £275 - 1
London +6 2 £438 -2.77% 1
South West - 2 £388 -
X-Windows
UK

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 5 (55.56%) vSphere
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
6 3 (33.33%) XenApp
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (22.22%) Office 365
7 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
7 2 (22.22%) Migration
8 1 (11.11%) Skype
8 1 (11.11%) BitLocker
8 1 (11.11%) VCP6

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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Architect
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) NetBackup Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) NetBackup Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior VMWare Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Senior VMware Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VCAP
1 1 (11.11%) VCP5
1 1 (11.11%) VCP6
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) vSphere
3 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) BitLocker
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Samsung
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas
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