The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 33 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 24.26% 11.11% 14.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 97.06% 55.17% 60.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 16
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -44.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £119 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £454 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £54.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -68.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -6.45%
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 Guildford region.

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 25.00% 20.14% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 20
Average daily rate £325 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £534 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 16
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -54.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 22 (40.00%) VMware
2 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 19 (34.55%) Active Directory
4 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (29.09%) Citrix
5 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
6 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (25.45%) Windows 7
7 13 (23.64%) MS Office
7 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (21.82%) Lync
9 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (18.18%) SQL
11 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
11 9 (16.36%) SAN
12 8 (14.55%) HP
12 8 (14.55%) SCCM
13 7 (12.73%) EMC
13 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (12.73%) ARCserve
13 7 (12.73%) MCSE
13 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
14 6 (10.91%) VoIP
14 6 (10.91%) DNS
14 6 (10.91%) ITIL
14 6 (10.91%) .NET
14 6 (10.91%) C#
15 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
15 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
15 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 12 (21.82%) Lync
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.45%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.45%) IIS
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 13 (23.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) PaaS
1 1 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) SAN
2 6 (10.91%) DNS
2 6 (10.91%) VoIP
3 4 (7.27%) DHCP
3 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.27%) Firewall
3 4 (7.27%) Unified Communications
4 3 (5.45%) NAS
4 3 (5.45%) VPN
5 2 (3.64%) WAN
5 2 (3.64%) SMTP
5 2 (3.64%) LAN
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.82%) IPsec
6 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.82%) SSL
6 1 (1.82%) Intranet
6 1 (1.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) OpenStack Swift
4 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) MSI
2 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.82%) Finance
1 1 (1.82%) Law
1 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Developer
2 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) IT Support
6 3 (5.45%) Server Support
6 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.64%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.45%) jQuery
2 3 (5.45%) HTML
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Camel
3 2 (3.64%) Kafka
3 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) WinForms
4 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) EMC VNX
2 3 (5.45%) NHS
2 3 (5.45%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.64%) Informatics
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.82%) iPhone
4 1 (1.82%) iPad
4 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) PKI
4 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (25.45%) Windows 7
2 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.45%) Linux
4 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.91%) ITIL
2 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.27%) Migration
4 3 (5.45%) TDD
4 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.64%) Business Development
5 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.82%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.82%) DevOps
6 1 (1.82%) Line Management
6 1 (1.82%) Release Management
6 1 (1.82%) Scrum
6 1 (1.82%) Multithreading
6 1 (1.82%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.82%) MVVM
6 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.82%) BDD
6 1 (1.82%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) C#
3 3 (5.45%) Java
3 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.82%) C
4 1 (1.82%) C++
4 1 (1.82%) VB
4 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.82%) Python
4 1 (1.82%) VB6
4 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) MCSE
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) MCSA
3 3 (5.45%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.64%) CCNA
4 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) CCDA
5 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.09%) vSphere
4 4 (7.27%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.45%) XenApp
5 3 (5.45%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.82%) XenServer
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.82%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) SCCM
2 7 (12.73%) ARCserve
3 3 (5.45%) SCOM
4 1 (1.82%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.82%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) VMware
2 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.09%) Citrix
3 8 (14.55%) HP
4 7 (12.73%) EMC
5 4 (7.27%) Dell
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco
7 2 (3.64%) Altiris
8 1 (1.82%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.82%) CA
8 1 (1.82%) Apple
8 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.82%) Symantec
8 1 (1.82%) Sophos
8 1 (1.82%) Wyse
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