The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 434 426 422
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.034% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.11% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Median daily rate £425 £375 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £180
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +144.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.25
X-Windows
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7297 7413 7221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.94% 31.42% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5505 5411 5164
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 52 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £51.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing X-Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

X-Windows Jobs Demand Trend in London

X-Windows
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

X-Windows Daily Rate Trend in London

X-Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

X-Windows Hourly Rate Trend in London

X-Windows
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X-Windows within the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Feltham - 1 - -
X-Windows
England

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing X-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 London region with a requirement for X-Windows.

1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Samsung
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Samsung
1 1 (50.00%) VMware