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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 12.07% 10.91% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.00% 75.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Average daily rate
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£183 £309 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.79% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £321
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -6.45%
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
10 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 17.24% 14.55% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 1
Average daily rate £236 £309 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.39% -17.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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
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 3 July 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (55.56%) MS Office
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 8 (44.44%) Network Security
4 7 (38.89%) Service Management
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (22.22%) Change Management
6 4 (22.22%) Migration
6 4 (22.22%) SAN
6 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
7 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) DNS
7 3 (16.67%) Citrix
7 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) Change Control
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (11.11%) IIS
8 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (5.56%) SQL
9 1 (5.56%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Network Security
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Desktop Support
1 7 (38.89%) Support Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Data Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Trainer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Trainer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Data Security
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) F5
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
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