The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.98% 11.90% 12.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £128 £220 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.04% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £220 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £220 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Windows
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.98% 11.90% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £128 £220 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.04% -37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £220 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 2 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) NetIQ
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
2 3 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Micro Focus
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) EPoS
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) German Language
4 1 (16.67%) Polish Language
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) R
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LDAP
General
1 1 (16.67%) German Language
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (16.67%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Multilingual Support
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) NetIQ
2 2 (33.33%) Micro Focus
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft