The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 25 24 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 19.38% 24.24% 18.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.57% 80.00% 54.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 21
Median daily rate £325 £263 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -32.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £142 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £418 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.95 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.62 £33.15 £75.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +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 Guildford region.

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 30 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.68% 30.30% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 43
Median daily rate £375 £263 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -32.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £200 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £400 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 7
Median hourly rate £21.38 £14.63 £13.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +6.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.59 £37.50 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Guildford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
3 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
4 12 (26.67%) MS Office
4 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
4 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 11 (24.44%) Citrix
6 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (20.00%) Linux
6 9 (20.00%) VMware
6 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (20.00%) Skype for Business
6 9 (20.00%) Skype
7 8 (17.78%) SCCM
8 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (15.56%) Python
9 6 (13.33%) Firewall
9 6 (13.33%) XenApp
10 5 (11.11%) Finance
10 5 (11.11%) SQL
10 5 (11.11%) HP
10 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
11 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
11 4 (8.89%) HP StoreVirtual
11 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
11 4 (8.89%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (8.89%) EMC
11 4 (8.89%) DNS
11 4 (8.89%) ITIL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Office
2 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Skype
2 6 (13.33%) Firewall
3 4 (8.89%) DNS
3 4 (8.89%) iSCSI
3 4 (8.89%) SAN
4 3 (6.67%) FTP
4 3 (6.67%) SMTP
4 3 (6.67%) VPN
5 2 (4.44%) DHCP
5 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.44%) VoIP
6 1 (2.22%) LAN
6 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Support Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Lync Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
1 4 (8.89%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.22%) BYOD
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
2 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 9 (20.00%) Linux
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.67%) CentOS
7 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.22%) Unix
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.89%) ITIL
1 4 (8.89%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (4.44%) Project Management
3 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.22%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (2.22%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.22%) Migration
4 1 (2.22%) OWASP
4 1 (2.22%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (2.22%) Secure Coding
4 1 (2.22%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.22%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) Python
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) Java
3 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.22%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.22%) CEH
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) CISSP
3 1 (2.22%) CSSLP
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) ISSAP
3 1 (2.22%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.33%) XenApp
4 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.44%) vSphere
5 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) SCOM
3 3 (6.67%) Puppet
4 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Citrix
3 9 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (11.11%) HP
5 4 (8.89%) arcserve
5 4 (8.89%) EMC
6 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.67%) Veeam
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco
8 1 (2.22%) Apple
8 1 (2.22%) Avaya
8 1 (2.22%) BT
8 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
Guildford, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £13 - £15 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago