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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 13 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 15.66% 21.43% 14.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.15% 60.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 4
Average daily rate
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£438 £238 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -16.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £120 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
27 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 32.53% 35.71% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 4
Average daily rate £425 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £130 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 (55.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (15.00%) Siebel
5 3 (15.00%) C
5 3 (15.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) MS Office
5 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (15.00%) EMC
5 3 (15.00%) SAN
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) Qt
5 3 (15.00%) VTK
5 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.00%) Network Design
5 3 (15.00%) SCCM
5 3 (15.00%) CMake
5 3 (15.00%) Itk
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.00%) SCOM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) IPsec
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (15.00%) CMake
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Siebel Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Qt
1 3 (15.00%) VTK
1 3 (15.00%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) PKI
1 2 (10.00%) DataPower
2 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) SUSE
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (15.00%) Network Design
2 2 (10.00%) Change Control
2 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Test Management
3 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
1 3 (15.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) Siebel
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) EMC
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) F5
3 2 (10.00%) Symantec
3 2 (10.00%) Lotus
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) LANDesk