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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 3.85% 23.08% 8.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 50.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £446 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +230.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
10 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 38.46% 46.15% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Median daily rate £495 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.11% +7.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
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 7 December 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 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Zenoss
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) G Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
1 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Wyse