The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 17.86% 5.83% 12.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.92% 42.86% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 4
Median daily rate £375 £200 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £164 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
- +8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +5.73%
Windows
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Operating Systems Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 23.21% 13.59% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 7
Median daily rate £375 £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £155 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for Windows.

1 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) ITIL
3 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
3 10 (37.04%) Windows 10
4 8 (29.63%) SCCM
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
6 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 6 (22.22%) Finance
6 6 (22.22%) Migration
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
7 5 (18.52%) CentOS
7 5 (18.52%) vSphere
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 5 (18.52%) SAN
7 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) LAN
8 4 (14.81%) WAN
8 4 (14.81%) Symantec
8 4 (14.81%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) VMware
8 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (14.81%) PKI
8 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
9 3 (11.11%) Project Governance

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (11.11%) IBM Domino
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) LAN
2 4 (14.81%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) BGP
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) OSPF
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Consultant
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Technical Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Migration Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
1 1 (3.70%) REST
1 1 (3.70%) SOAP
1 1 (3.70%) Velocity
1 1 (3.70%) WCF
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows 10
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (18.52%) CentOS
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) Unix
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) Coaching
4 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.11%) Presales
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 3 (11.11%) SDLC
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) vSphere
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) iptables
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.81%) Symantec
3 4 (14.81%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
5 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
5 2 (7.41%) Lotus
6 1 (3.70%) Dell