The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 27.78% 40.63% 26.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 86.67% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 9
Median daily rate £200 £160 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £160 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £194 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
- +8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +5.73%
Windows
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 Epsom region.

Operating Systems Category
Epsom
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 50.00% 46.88% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 12
Median daily rate £200 £160 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Epsom region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Epsom

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Epsom region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Epsom

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Epsom region with a requirement for Windows.

1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
6 3 (25.00%) Skype
6 3 (25.00%) NAS
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (16.67%) Android
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Security
7 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (16.67%) WordPress
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (16.67%) InDesign
2 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) NAS
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) Skype
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) Intranet
4 2 (16.67%) IPsec
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Brocade Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blog
1 2 (16.67%) EMC VNX
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (16.67%) RSA SecurID
1 2 (16.67%) Social Media
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Android
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Security
2 2 (16.67%) Content Management
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Document Management
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) SEO
2 2 (16.67%) Software Audit
2 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) NCDA
1 2 (16.67%) NCIE
1 2 (16.67%) NCSA
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) NetApp OnCommand
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
1 2 (16.67%) SCOrch
2 1 (8.33%) vMotion
2 1 (8.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) arcserve
3 2 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 2 (16.67%) Brocade
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) FrontRange
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Sage
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix