The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 20.00% 33.33% 30.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.15% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £395 £110 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+259.09% -40.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £110 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £110 £237
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +6.89%
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 Harrow region.

Operating Systems Category
Harrow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 43.33% 50.00% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
Median daily rate £398 £110 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+261.36% -40.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £110 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £242 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Harrow region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Harrow

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Harrow

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Harrow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Harrow region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Harrow

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Harrow

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Harrow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Harrow region with a requirement for Windows.

1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) EMC
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
3 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 8 (47.06%) DNS
5 8 (47.06%) VMware ESX
6 7 (41.18%) LAMP
6 7 (41.18%) EMC VNX
6 7 (41.18%) DevOps
7 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 5 (29.41%) People Management
7 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
7 5 (29.41%) Open Source
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (23.53%) Apache
9 3 (17.65%) MySQL
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (17.65%) SAN
9 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
10 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
10 2 (11.76%) Clustering
10 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (11.76%) Veritas

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow 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 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) SSL
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Operations Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Systems Manager
3 5 (29.41%) Storage Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 7 (41.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) EMC VNX
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (11.76%) Clustering
5 1 (5.88%) iPad
5 1 (5.88%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Open Source
2 5 (29.41%) People Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.88%) Firmware
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) vCloud
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) EMC
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Veritas
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.88%) Lumension
5 1 (5.88%) Wyse