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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 15 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 9.74% 10.45% 30.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.43% 43.75% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 8
Average daily rate £375 £413 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £383 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £443 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £295
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +42.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -
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
70 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 45.45% 23.88% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 11 10
Average daily rate £450 £440 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +32.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £328 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +42.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) VB.NET
2 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (48.00%) XML
2 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (44.00%) XAML
4 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (40.00%) JSON
4 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (36.00%) MVVM
6 8 (32.00%) Firewall
6 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (32.00%) MCSE
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (28.00%) Sysprep
7 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
7 7 (28.00%) DBS Check
7 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) MCP
7 7 (28.00%) DHCP
7 7 (28.00%) VPN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) DHCP
2 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 7 (28.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) Extranet
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) SMTP
4 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) .NET Developer
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (36.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) XML Developer
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Network Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) XAML Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Field Engineer
6 5 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
6 5 (20.00%) Network Field Engineer
6 5 (20.00%) Network Support
6 5 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
1 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (48.00%) XML
2 10 (40.00%) JSON
3 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) jQuery
3 3 (12.00%) LINQ
3 3 (12.00%) WCF
3 3 (12.00%) XSLT
4 2 (8.00%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (8.00%) WAP
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 9 (36.00%) MVVM
3 2 (8.00%) Web Development
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) VB.NET
3 11 (44.00%) XAML
4 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) MCSE
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (28.00%) DBS Check
3 7 (28.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) CCA
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) ISA Server
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Sysprep
2 6 (24.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Intel
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Aruba
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) NetApp