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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 10.81% 13.04% 25.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Average daily rate
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£488 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £200 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.45
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -2.91%
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
24 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 32.43% 26.09% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 3
Average daily rate £500 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -10.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 May 2015, 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 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) Solaris
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 4 (23.53%) SCCM
6 3 (17.65%) SCOM
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
6 3 (17.65%) F5
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
6 3 (17.65%) Network Design
6 3 (17.65%) EMC
6 3 (17.65%) SAN
6 3 (17.65%) Citrix
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) MS Office
6 3 (17.65%) Siebel
6 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) DNS
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) UNIX
7 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
7 2 (11.76%) Apache
7 2 (11.76%) Shell Script

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
1 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) IPsec
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Senior Integration Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Senior Hardware Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Hardware Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Field Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Siebel Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Tester
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) PKI
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) DataPower
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
4 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
1 3 (17.65%) Network Design
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Change Control
2 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Test Management
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.88%) SDLC
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) F5
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
1 3 (17.65%) EMC
1 3 (17.65%) Citrix
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
1 3 (17.65%) Siebel
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Symantec
2 2 (11.76%) Lotus
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft