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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 1 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 31 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 24.03% 23.71% 12.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.09% 69.70% 58.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 15
Median daily rate £325 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -91.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%

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
43 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.33% 34.02% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 26
Median daily rate £425 £350 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -18.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £221 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £26.75 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.92% -83.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Guildford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
4 16 (30.77%) MS Office
5 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
6 13 (25.00%) SCCM
7 12 (23.08%) Linux
8 11 (21.15%) VMware
8 11 (21.15%) Windows Server
9 10 (19.23%) Citrix
10 9 (17.31%) Python
11 8 (15.38%) Java
11 8 (15.38%) DNS
11 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
12 7 (13.46%) Office 365
12 7 (13.46%) Finance
12 7 (13.46%) Firewall
13 6 (11.54%) DHCP
13 6 (11.54%) SQL
13 6 (11.54%) ITIL
13 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
13 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (9.62%) XenApp
14 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
14 5 (9.62%) Windows 8
14 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
14 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
14 5 (9.62%) LAN
14 5 (9.62%) HP

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 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.77%) Mule
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.92%) QuickPlace
Applications
1 16 (30.77%) MS Office
2 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) DNS
2 7 (13.46%) Firewall
3 6 (11.54%) DHCP
4 5 (9.62%) LAN
5 4 (7.69%) FTP
5 4 (7.69%) SMTP
5 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.69%) WAN
6 3 (5.77%) HTTP
6 3 (5.77%) HTTPS
6 3 (5.77%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.77%) SAN
6 3 (5.77%) Skype
6 3 (5.77%) VPN
7 2 (3.85%) VoIP
8 1 (1.92%) Telnet
8 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.92%) DB2
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.77%) Maven
1 3 (5.77%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) MSI
2 1 (1.92%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Back Office
3 3 (5.77%) Law
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Support Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Desktop Support
5 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Linux Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Active Directory Support
7 4 (7.69%) Exchange Support
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) XML
2 3 (5.77%) HTML
2 3 (5.77%) JAXB
2 3 (5.77%) Regular Expression
2 3 (5.77%) REST
2 3 (5.77%) SOAP
2 3 (5.77%) Spring
3 2 (3.85%) .NET
3 2 (3.85%) jQuery
3 2 (3.85%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.92%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.92%) ODBC
4 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.92%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.77%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.92%) BYOD
4 1 (1.92%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) iSeries
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
4 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows 7
2 12 (23.08%) Linux
3 11 (21.15%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.62%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.77%) CentOS
7 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.92%) Unix
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.54%) ITIL
2 4 (7.69%) Migration
2 4 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 3 (5.77%) Data Transformation
3 3 (5.77%) Multithreading
3 3 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (5.77%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.85%) IT Audit
4 2 (3.85%) Patch Management
4 2 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (1.92%) DevOps
5 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (1.92%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.92%) Secure Coding
5 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) Python
2 8 (15.38%) Java
3 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 6 (11.54%) SQL
4 3 (5.77%) C#
4 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.77%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) C
5 2 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.92%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.92%) LotusScript
6 1 (1.92%) Ruby
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) MCITP
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.92%) CEH
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) CISSP
4 1 (1.92%) CSSLP
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) ISSAP
4 1 (1.92%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) XenApp
4 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.85%) vSphere
5 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.92%) Docker
6 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (7.69%) Puppet
3 3 (5.77%) SCOM
4 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.92%) Kibana
5 1 (1.92%) logstash
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (1.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.92%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.15%) VMware
3 10 (19.23%) Citrix
4 5 (9.62%) HP
5 3 (5.77%) arcserve
5 3 (5.77%) EMC
5 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.77%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco
6 2 (3.85%) Veeam
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) Avaya
7 1 (1.92%) BT
7 1 (1.92%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.92%) Lotus
7 1 (1.92%) Samsung
7 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.92%) Sophos
Guildford, Surrey
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago