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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 12.50% 21.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 84.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 0
Average daily rate
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£182 £308 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £314
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -1.63%
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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
7 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 12.50% 25.00% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 2
Average daily rate £182 £308 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.81% -14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £290 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £375 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 19 (63.33%) MS Office
2 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 13 (43.33%) ITIL
4 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
5 11 (36.67%) Windows 8
6 10 (33.33%) Network Security
7 9 (30.00%) Service Management
7 9 (30.00%) Migration
8 8 (26.67%) SAN
8 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
8 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
8 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
9 7 (23.33%) Citrix
9 7 (23.33%) DNS
10 6 (20.00%) Linux
10 6 (20.00%) VMware
10 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (16.67%) Data Migration
12 4 (13.33%) DHCP
12 4 (13.33%) Cisco
12 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
13 3 (10.00%) Puppet
13 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
13 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
13 3 (10.00%) VirtualBox
13 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
13 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.00%) nginx
3 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (63.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.00%) Google Apps
1 3 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Network Security
2 8 (26.67%) SAN
2 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (23.33%) DNS
4 4 (13.33%) DHCP
5 3 (10.00%) IMAP
5 3 (10.00%) POP3
5 3 (10.00%) SMTP
5 3 (10.00%) Wireless
5 3 (10.00%) Firewall
6 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.33%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Desktop Support
3 10 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 9 (30.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Data Migration Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Linux Support
6 4 (13.33%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (6.67%) Citrix Specialist
8 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) IT Support
9 1 (3.33%) Windows Support Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) libvirt
1 3 (10.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
1 11 (36.67%) Windows 8
2 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
3 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Service Management
2 9 (30.00%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.00%) Change Control
5 3 (10.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Line Management
6 1 (3.33%) Process Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (10.00%) Python
1 3 (10.00%) Perl
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
1 3 (10.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VirtualBox
2 3 (10.00%) Postfix
2 3 (10.00%) Sendmail
2 3 (10.00%) Xen
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Docker
3 2 (6.67%) XenApp
3 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
1 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.00%) Salt
2 2 (6.67%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Citrix
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) Google
5 3 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) AppSense
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) F5
7 1 (3.33%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
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