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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 1 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 12.82% 41.38% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.46% 85.71% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate £120 £428 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-71.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £295
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.38 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.69%
Windows
London

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
13 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 33.33% 48.28% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Average daily rate £475 £470 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.97% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £180 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £602 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.38 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 9 February 2016, 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 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Games
3 9 (39.13%) Incident Management
4 8 (34.78%) Information Assurance
4 8 (34.78%) GIAC
4 8 (34.78%) GCED
4 8 (34.78%) Security Operations
5 7 (30.43%) Finance
5 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
5 7 (30.43%) Online Games
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) GCIA
6 6 (26.09%) GCIH
6 6 (26.09%) Security Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (21.74%) ISO27002
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) Java
7 5 (21.74%) Python
7 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 4 (17.39%) Unix
8 4 (17.39%) Internet
8 4 (17.39%) DevOps
9 3 (13.04%) Line Management
9 3 (13.04%) Docker

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.04%) nginx
2 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) Jetty
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) IaaS
1 3 (13.04%) PaaS
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) Internet
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) Network Security
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) DHCP
5 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.35%) Intranet
5 1 (4.35%) SSL
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
1 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
1 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (13.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) FishEye
1 2 (8.70%) GitLab
1 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
1 2 (8.70%) VisualVM
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 10 (43.48%) Games
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Python Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Security Risk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) CherryPy
1 3 (13.04%) Flask
1 3 (13.04%) jQuery
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Online Games
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Public Cloud
2 3 (13.04%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (17.39%) Unix
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Incident Management
2 8 (34.78%) Information Assurance
2 8 (34.78%) Security Operations
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Security Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.04%) Line Management
6 3 (13.04%) Microservices
6 3 (13.04%) Mobile Development
6 3 (13.04%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) SABSA
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
1 5 (21.74%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) C++
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) GCED
1 8 (34.78%) GIAC
2 6 (26.09%) GCIA
2 6 (26.09%) GCIH
3 3 (13.04%) CISSP
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) GCFA
5 1 (4.35%) MCITP
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (21.74%) ISO27002
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Docker
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) XenApp
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.35%) vMotion
3 1 (4.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Perforce
2 2 (8.70%) Rally
2 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec