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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 12 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 20.69% 11.25% 15.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 50.00% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 6
Median daily rate £383 £338 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £320 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £353 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
- +7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.57 £15.43 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.59% -3.57%
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
15 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 25.86% 22.50% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 14
Median daily rate £395 £338 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.03% +9.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 27 September 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 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) VB.NET
3 10 (52.63%) MVC
3 10 (52.63%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) RESTful
5 7 (36.84%) SDLC
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
7 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (26.32%) JSON
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 4 (21.05%) VB
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) Release Management
8 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (21.05%) VB6
9 3 (15.79%) NUnit
9 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
9 3 (15.79%) WCF

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 3 (15.79%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) MSTest
2 3 (15.79%) NUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) Gitweb
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Lead Developer
4 4 (21.05%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) CRM Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) VB Developer
7 1 (5.26%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (36.84%) RESTful
5 6 (31.58%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (26.32%) JSON
6 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
8 3 (15.79%) REST
8 3 (15.79%) SOAP
8 3 (15.79%) WCF
9 2 (10.53%) WinForms
10 1 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Release Management
5 3 (15.79%) Business Transformation
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
1 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
1 10 (52.63%) VB.NET
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 4 (21.05%) VB
3 4 (21.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (10.53%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware