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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 427 426 413
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.021% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.014% 0.068% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £325 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £440 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +53.04%
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
6985 7321 7133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.32% 31.33% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5360 5322 5148
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 49 33
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.92 £16.09 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £60.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 29 June 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 17 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Samsung

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 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Samsung