The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 11.11% 26.32% 11.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 71.43% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
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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 Hammersmith region.

Operating Systems Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 29.63% 36.84% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate £300 £260 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -31.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+230.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (20.00%) vMotion
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (20.00%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) COM
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (20.00%) Graceful Degradation
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Sage
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Google