The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 1 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 5.83% 21.93% 5.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.00% 96.15% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 2
Median daily rate £205 £398 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.42% +22.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £289 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £399 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +6.89%
Windows
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 16.67% 22.81% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 8
Median daily rate £363 £389 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +43.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £180 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.31 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Windows.

1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (33.33%) MS Office
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
4 5 (23.81%) Office 365
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) SCCM
5 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) C++
5 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) ATL
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (14.29%) Xcode
6 3 (14.29%) Objective-C
6 3 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (14.29%) POCO
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (4.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Support
3 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Junior
4 1 (4.76%) Server Support
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) ATL
2 3 (14.29%) POCO
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) JSP
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
2 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Unix
5 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.76%) Android
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.52%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
2 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.76%) Coaching
3 1 (4.76%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (4.76%) Project Governance
3 1 (4.76%) Prototyping
3 1 (4.76%) SDLC
3 1 (4.76%) Service Design
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (4.76%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C++
2 3 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.76%) MCP
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MOS
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) Avaya
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec