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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 20 9 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 46.51% 18.37% 31.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.24% 100.00% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 25
Median daily rate £375 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £165 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £142.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -85.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
21 9 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 48.84% 18.37% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 35
Median daily rate £375 £275 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £142.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -85.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 19 January 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 23 (74.19%) .NET
2 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET
3 17 (54.84%) VB.NET
3 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 17 (54.84%) T-SQL
3 17 (54.84%) MVC
4 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
6 13 (41.94%) SDLC
7 12 (38.71%) Client/Server
7 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (35.48%) VB6
8 11 (35.48%) VB
9 10 (32.26%) C#
9 10 (32.26%) WinForms
9 10 (32.26%) Release Management
10 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (16.13%) RESTful
11 5 (16.13%) SCCM
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (16.13%) Citrix
11 5 (16.13%) MSI
12 4 (12.90%) DHCP
12 4 (12.90%) DNS
12 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
12 4 (12.90%) IIS
12 4 (12.90%) Web Services
12 4 (12.90%) VMware
12 4 (12.90%) Clustering

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 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) DHCP
1 4 (12.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.13%) MSI
3 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) Subversion
4 3 (9.68%) Gitweb
5 2 (6.45%) MSTest
5 2 (6.45%) NUnit
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA
6 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 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Applications Packager
3 5 (16.13%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Lead .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Web Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Lead C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) .NET
2 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET
3 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (32.26%) WinForms
5 5 (16.13%) RESTful
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (12.90%) jQuery
6 4 (12.90%) Software Packaging
6 4 (12.90%) Web Services
7 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
7 3 (9.68%) JSON
7 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.45%) REST
8 2 (6.45%) SOAP
8 2 (6.45%) WCF
9 1 (3.23%) Ajax
9 1 (3.23%) HTML
9 1 (3.23%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) MVC
2 13 (41.94%) SDLC
3 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Release Management
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Workflow
8 1 (3.23%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.23%) ITSM
8 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) SOA
8 1 (3.23%) SOLID
8 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
1 17 (54.84%) T-SQL
1 17 (54.84%) VB.NET
2 11 (35.48%) VB
2 11 (35.48%) VB6
3 10 (32.26%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) Java
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (12.90%) vSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) VMware