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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 19.23% 59.26% 54.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.71% 88.89% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Median daily rate £500 £381 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +67.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
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
14 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 53.85% 66.67% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Median daily rate £500 £363 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +61.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
4 10 (47.62%) VMware
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) SAN
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (38.10%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
7 7 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (33.33%) EMC
7 7 (33.33%) Banking
8 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 6 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (28.57%) NAS
9 5 (23.81%) vSphere
9 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (23.81%) EMC VNX
9 5 (23.81%) Unix
9 5 (23.81%) Solaris
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco
9 5 (23.81%) NetApp
9 5 (23.81%) Brocade
9 5 (23.81%) Migration
9 5 (23.81%) Change Management
10 4 (19.05%) Firewall

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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) SAN
2 7 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (28.57%) NAS
4 4 (19.05%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (14.29%) Internet
5 3 (14.29%) IPsec
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security
5 3 (14.29%) SSL
5 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Server Support
3 5 (23.81%) Server Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Storage Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) IT Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) IT Support
5 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Brocade Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) EMC VNX
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Solaris
5 5 (23.81%) Unix
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.76%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (23.81%) Change Management
2 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Security
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) ITSM
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) NCDA
1 4 (19.05%) NCIE
1 4 (19.05%) NCSA
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (23.81%) vSphere
4 4 (19.05%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) NetBackup
1 4 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
2 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.76%) vMotion
3 1 (4.76%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) EMC
4 5 (23.81%) Brocade
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) NetApp
5 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
5 4 (19.05%) Symantec
6 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 3 (14.29%) Intel
6 3 (14.29%) Juniper
6 3 (14.29%) LANDesk
6 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
7 2 (9.52%) Dell
7 2 (9.52%) HP
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix