The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Epsom region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 26.67% 28.57% 28.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% 40.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£228 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Operating Systems Category
Epsom
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 36.67% 71.43% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 0
Average daily rate £230 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows
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Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Epsom region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Epsom 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 15 (88.24%) SQL
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (35.29%) Documentum
5 6 (35.29%) Toad
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (35.29%) UNIX
5 6 (35.29%) Solaris
5 6 (35.29%) Windows 2000
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (35.29%) CRM
5 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle
5 6 (35.29%) IIS
5 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 6 (35.29%) VB
5 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
5 6 (35.29%) VB6
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) VBScript
6 5 (29.41%) HTML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Epsom 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
1 6 (35.29%) Documentum
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
4 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (29.41%) DTS
5 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Toad
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) DBA
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Support
2 5 (29.41%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) XML
3 5 (29.41%) COM+
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) WCF
4 2 (11.76%) WPF
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
2 6 (35.29%) Solaris
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 2000
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) CRM
2 5 (29.41%) Capacity Management
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (35.29%) VB
3 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
3 6 (35.29%) VB6
3 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
4 5 (29.41%) VBScript
4 5 (29.41%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Cognos
3 3 (17.65%) Informatica
4 2 (11.76%) Veritas
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
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