The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 17 31 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 14.78% 19.50% 23.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.83% 75.61% 97.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 33
Median daily rate £275 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £115 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £439 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +17.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Windows
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Operating Systems Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 41 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 20.87% 25.79% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 34
Median daily rate £175 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £115 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £421 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Luton region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Luton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
2 9 (31.03%) DNS
2 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
3 8 (27.59%) High Availability
3 8 (27.59%) SCCM
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) Linux
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.69%) IIS
5 6 (20.69%) LAN
5 6 (20.69%) WAN
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) IaaS
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
6 5 (17.24%) VMware
6 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
6 5 (17.24%) Service Management
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) Web Services
7 4 (13.79%) DHCP
7 4 (13.79%) Apple
7 4 (13.79%) Internet
7 4 (13.79%) WSUS
7 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 6 (20.69%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (20.69%) IaaS
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.34%) CloudFront
3 3 (10.34%) Office 365
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) LAN
2 6 (20.69%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) DHCP
3 4 (13.79%) Internet
4 3 (10.34%) FTP
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.45%) SMTP
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) AWS Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Web Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) Hardware Technician
5 2 (6.90%) IT Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) WinForms
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) EFT
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
2 7 (24.14%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.45%) Debian
7 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.45%) Unix
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
2 8 (27.59%) High Availability
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
4 5 (17.24%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 1 (3.45%) Fault Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.45%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.34%) XenApp
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) WSUS
3 2 (6.90%) SCOM
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Apple
4 3 (10.34%) Akamai
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) NetApp
5 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) IronPort
6 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec
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