The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 15 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 40.54% 23.53% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.95% 72.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Average daily rate
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£181 £228 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.32% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +1.66%
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
19 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 51.35% 32.35% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 8
Average daily rate £203 £230 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.95% -40.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £198 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £460 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
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 2 September 2015, 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 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
5 7 (26.92%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (26.92%) AirWatch
6 6 (23.08%) LANDesk
6 6 (23.08%) Time Management
6 6 (23.08%) Legal
6 6 (23.08%) DHCP
6 6 (23.08%) DNS
6 6 (23.08%) Symantec
6 6 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (23.08%) Service Management
6 6 (23.08%) ITSM
7 5 (19.23%) SAN
7 5 (19.23%) Sun
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) Solaris
7 5 (19.23%) Firewall
7 5 (19.23%) Network Security
8 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (15.38%) NAS
8 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
8 4 (15.38%) Banking
8 4 (15.38%) SSH

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Lync
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DHCP
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) Network Security
3 4 (15.38%) NAS
3 4 (15.38%) SSH
3 4 (15.38%) SSL
3 4 (15.38%) FTP
4 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) VPN
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) WAN
4 3 (11.54%) Internet
4 3 (11.54%) IPsec
5 2 (7.69%) DMZ
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Legal
3 4 (15.38%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 12 (46.15%) Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) IT Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) IT Support
3 6 (23.08%) Senior IT Support
3 6 (23.08%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) SWT
2 2 (7.69%) JAX-WS
2 2 (7.69%) J2EE
2 2 (7.69%) Struts
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) JAXB
2 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 2 (7.69%) Spring
2 2 (7.69%) JNI
3 1 (3.85%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.54%) AS400
2 3 (11.54%) SecurID
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
4 5 (19.23%) Solaris
5 4 (15.38%) UNIX
5 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (23.08%) Time Management
2 6 (23.08%) Service Management
2 6 (23.08%) ITSM
3 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
4 3 (11.54%) Image Processing
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 2 (7.69%) Computer Security
5 2 (7.69%) System Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.85%) Parallel Processing
6 1 (3.85%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C++
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CCSP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) AirWatch
2 6 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Symantec
1 6 (23.08%) LANDesk
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Sun
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat
4 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) McAfee
6 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Remedy