The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Greenwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 100.00% 16.67% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£171 £382 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Greenwich region.

Operating Systems Category
Greenwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 100.00% 22.22% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £130 £435 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Greenwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Greenwich

Windows
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 4 (80.00%) MCP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Lync
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) X-Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Lync
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec