The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 8 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 9 5 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 18.00% 17.24% 30.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.82% 71.43% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +73.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £310 £311
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £14.39 - £31.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 - £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 - £31.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Windows
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Leatherhead region.

Operating Systems Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 22.00% 24.14% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 13
Average daily rate £400 £428 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +61.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £402 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £14.28 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Leatherhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Leatherhead region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Leatherhead region.

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Mule
4 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) Validation
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) EAI
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) XSD
4 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (21.43%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) MS Office
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 (21.43%) Mule
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) PBX
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Trac
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Deskside Support
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) REST
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
1 3 (21.43%) XML
1 3 (21.43%) XSD
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 2 (14.29%) SUSE
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Validation
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) EAI
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (21.43%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
1 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) Informatica
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) Nortel
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle