The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 23 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 35.38% 19.57% 28.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 22
Median daily rate £375 £320 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +46.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £165 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £338 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £33.13 £18.75 £81.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.66% -76.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.63 £16.95 £32.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.63 £20.55 £130.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

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

Operating Systems Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 9 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 35.38% 19.57% 35.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 28
Median daily rate £375 £315 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +37.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £165 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £325 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £142.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -86.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Windows.

1 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET
3 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) T-SQL
3 13 (41.94%) VB.NET
3 13 (41.94%) MVC
4 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (32.26%) Release Management
5 10 (32.26%) SDLC
5 10 (32.26%) Client/Server
6 9 (29.03%) C#
6 9 (29.03%) WinForms
6 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (22.58%) VB6
7 7 (22.58%) VB
8 5 (16.13%) Citrix
8 5 (16.13%) MSI
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
8 5 (16.13%) SCCM
8 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
9 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
9 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
9 4 (12.90%) SCVMM
9 4 (12.90%) Software Packaging
9 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (12.90%) vSphere
9 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 (12.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) DHCP
1 4 (12.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.45%) Skype
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MSI
2 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Subversion
3 3 (9.68%) Gitweb
3 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.45%) MSTest
4 2 (6.45%) NUnit
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Applications Packager
3 5 (16.13%) Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Web Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) IT Trainer
5 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET
3 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (29.03%) WinForms
5 4 (12.90%) Software Packaging
6 3 (9.68%) Web Services
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
7 2 (6.45%) REST
7 2 (6.45%) RESTful
7 2 (6.45%) SOAP
7 2 (6.45%) WCF
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.23%) HTML
8 1 (3.23%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) MVC
2 10 (32.26%) Release Management
2 10 (32.26%) SDLC
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
7 1 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.23%) ITSM
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) SOLID
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
7 1 (3.23%) Test Management
7 1 (3.23%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
1 13 (41.94%) T-SQL
1 13 (41.94%) VB.NET
2 9 (29.03%) C#
3 7 (22.58%) VB
3 7 (22.58%) VB6
4 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (12.90%) vSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) VMware