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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 43 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 30.94% 10.05% 12.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.67% 74.07% 55.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 17
Median daily rate £375 £363 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +90.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £14.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £14.50 £16.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
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
60 27 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 43.17% 13.57% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 28
Median daily rate £400 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £295 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £388 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £14.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £23.70 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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 May 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 May 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Guildford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
2 34 (50.00%) Linux
3 27 (39.71%) Windows Server
4 25 (36.76%) ITIL
5 23 (33.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (30.88%) Active Directory
6 21 (30.88%) SLA
7 20 (29.41%) SQL
8 19 (27.94%) Hyper-V
9 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 15 (22.06%) Citrix
11 15 (22.06%) SAN
11 15 (22.06%) CommVault
11 15 (22.06%) Clustering
12 14 (20.59%) Simpana
13 13 (19.12%) VMware
14 12 (17.65%) Data Centre
14 12 (17.65%) Dell Compellent
15 11 (16.18%) Unix
15 11 (16.18%) XenApp
16 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (13.24%) DNS
18 8 (11.76%) Finance
18 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
18 8 (11.76%) XenDesktop
18 8 (11.76%) Apple iOS
19 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
19 7 (10.29%) Asset Management

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 5 (7.35%) SAS
2 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) SAN
2 9 (13.24%) DNS
3 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.82%) DHCP
5 4 (5.88%) Firewall
5 4 (5.88%) NAS
5 4 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (5.88%) VPN
6 3 (4.41%) NetScaler
6 3 (4.41%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (2.94%) FTP
7 2 (2.94%) Intranet
7 2 (2.94%) LAN
7 2 (2.94%) SMTP
7 2 (2.94%) VoIP
8 1 (1.47%) 3G
8 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.47%) Internet
8 1 (1.47%) WAN
8 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.88%) SAS EBI
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.47%) DTS
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Metasploit
1 1 (1.47%) MSI
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.35%) Back Office
3 5 (7.35%) Games
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Billing
4 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (13.24%) Analyst
2 8 (11.76%) Architect
2 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (8.82%) OSS Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Backup Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (5.88%) Citrix Architect
5 4 (5.88%) Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 4 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) SAS Architect
5 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) HTML
1 3 (4.41%) HTML5
1 3 (4.41%) J2EE
1 3 (4.41%) Java SE
2 2 (2.94%) CSS
2 2 (2.94%) CSS3
3 1 (1.47%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Clustering
2 12 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.41%) NHS
5 3 (4.41%) PKI
5 3 (4.41%) Replication
6 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.94%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.94%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.47%) Kinect
7 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.00%) Linux
2 27 (39.71%) Windows Server
3 23 (33.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (16.18%) Unix
6 8 (11.76%) Apple iOS
7 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
8 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
9 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.88%) MVS
11 2 (2.94%) AIX
11 2 (2.94%) Android
11 2 (2.94%) CentOS
11 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.47%) Debian
12 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) ITIL
2 7 (10.29%) Asset Management
3 6 (8.82%) Data Centre Operations
3 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (8.82%) Project Management
4 5 (7.35%) High Availability
4 5 (7.35%) Service Management
5 4 (5.88%) Change Management
5 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (5.88%) Network Management
5 4 (5.88%) Release Management
5 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.88%) SOA
5 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.41%) TDD
7 2 (2.94%) Business Development
7 2 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) Java
2 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.88%) Python
3 2 (2.94%) Perl
3 2 (2.94%) VBScript
4 1 (1.47%) C
4 1 (1.47%) PHP
4 1 (1.47%) R
4 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) A+ Certification
1 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) MCSA
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.94%) PMP
3 1 (1.47%) MCDST
3 1 (1.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (30.88%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (30.88%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.94%) Hyper-V
3 11 (16.18%) XenApp
4 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (11.76%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.88%) Terminal Server
6 4 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.88%) vSphere
7 3 (4.41%) DFS Replication
7 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.41%) XenServer
8 1 (1.47%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) Simpana
2 7 (10.29%) SCCM
3 5 (7.35%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.41%) EdgeSight
4 3 (4.41%) Puppet
5 2 (2.94%) ZENworks
6 1 (1.47%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.47%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.47%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.06%) Citrix
2 15 (22.06%) CommVault
3 13 (19.12%) VMware
4 12 (17.65%) Dell Compellent
5 5 (7.35%) Oracle
6 4 (5.88%) Cognos
6 4 (5.88%) Wyse
7 3 (4.41%) arcserve
7 3 (4.41%) Huawei
7 3 (4.41%) Nokia
7 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.94%) Apple
8 2 (2.94%) Dell
8 2 (2.94%) Ericsson
8 2 (2.94%) HP
9 1 (1.47%) BT
9 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.47%) EMC
9 1 (1.47%) Symantec
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