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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
X-Windows
England / London
Rank 402 - 401
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% - 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% - 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £150 - £170
UK excluding London median daily rate - £158 £400
% change year-on-year
- -60.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%

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
6701 6771 6307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.50% 32.38% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5033 5026 4739
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) VCP6
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

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%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior VMware Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) VMWare Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VCAP
1 1 (50.00%) VCP5
1 1 (50.00%) VCP6
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas