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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 23.81% 25.00% 28.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% 93.33% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 15
Median daily rate £425 £338 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +9.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £187 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £411 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £16.00
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Operating Systems Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 28.57% 26.79% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 22
Median daily rate £475 £318 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.60% +1.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 4 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Windows.

1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (55.00%) VB.NET
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) T-SQL
3 11 (55.00%) MVC
3 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) C#
6 8 (40.00%) SDLC
7 7 (35.00%) VB
7 7 (35.00%) VB6
8 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
8 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (25.00%) RESTful
9 5 (25.00%) WinForms
9 5 (25.00%) Release Management
10 4 (20.00%) jQuery
10 4 (20.00%) SCVMM
10 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (20.00%) VMware
10 4 (20.00%) Clustering
10 4 (20.00%) Subversion
10 4 (20.00%) IIS
10 4 (20.00%) DHCP
10 4 (20.00%) DNS
10 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 4 (20.00%) Git (software)

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 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) Gitweb
4 1 (5.00%) MSI
4 1 (5.00%) MSTest
4 1 (5.00%) NUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Web Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (25.00%) RESTful
4 5 (25.00%) WinForms
5 4 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (15.00%) JSON
6 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.00%) Ajax
8 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.00%) REST
8 1 (5.00%) SOAP
8 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) MVC
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) Release Management
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) ITSM
8 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
1 11 (55.00%) T-SQL
1 11 (55.00%) VB.NET
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) VB
3 7 (35.00%) VB6
4 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Java
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (20.00%) vSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix