The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Huntingdon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 0 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huntingdon 18.75% - 70.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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- - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Windows
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Huntingdon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 0 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huntingdon 18.75% - 70.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.95% -6.76%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Huntingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Huntingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Huntingdon

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Huntingdon

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Huntingdon

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Huntingdon

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Huntingdon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huntingdon

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huntingdon 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Huntingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huntingdon 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft