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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 11 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 13 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 9.09% 15.65% 17.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.47% 85.71% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 10
Median daily rate £325 £350 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -11.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

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
17 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 11.89% 18.26% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 12
Median daily rate £400 £350 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Unix
2 10 (32.26%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) Firewall
3 9 (29.03%) LAN
3 9 (29.03%) WAN
3 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
4 8 (25.81%) TDD
5 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
5 7 (22.58%) VMware
5 7 (22.58%) Oracle
6 6 (19.35%) SQL
6 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
6 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
7 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
7 5 (16.13%) jQuery
7 5 (16.13%) Web Development
7 5 (16.13%) MVC
7 5 (16.13%) Service Management
7 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL

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 3 (9.68%) MQSeries
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) Jetty
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Firewall
2 9 (29.03%) LAN
2 9 (29.03%) WAN
3 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.90%) VoIP
5 3 (9.68%) DNS
5 3 (9.68%) LDAP
5 3 (9.68%) NetScaler
5 3 (9.68%) SAN
5 3 (9.68%) VPN
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (6.45%) VLAN
7 1 (3.23%) 3G
7 1 (3.23%) 4G
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.23%) LTE
7 1 (3.23%) Network Security
7 1 (3.23%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (3.23%) Skype
7 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.23%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Redis
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) NSubstitute
1 3 (9.68%) NUnit
1 3 (9.68%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
1 6 (19.35%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
2 5 (16.13%) .NET Software Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Agile .NET Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Agile C# Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Agile Developer
2 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (16.13%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Agile Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior C# Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior SQL Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) jQuery
3 4 (12.90%) Kafka
3 4 (12.90%) Middleware
3 4 (12.90%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (9.68%) RESTful
5 2 (6.45%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.23%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Unix
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) CentOS
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.23%) Android
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) TDD
2 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
3 5 (16.13%) MVC
3 5 (16.13%) Service Management
3 5 (16.13%) Web Development
4 4 (12.90%) High Availability
4 4 (12.90%) Identity Management
4 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
4 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security
5 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.68%) Scrum
5 3 (9.68%) SOA
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) PHP
5 2 (6.45%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) CISSP
2 3 (9.68%) SANS
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SSCP
3 2 (6.45%) CISA
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.23%) vCloud
4 1 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (6.45%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.45%) QRadar
2 2 (6.45%) vMotion
3 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.23%) Kibana
3 1 (3.23%) logstash
3 1 (3.23%) Nessus
3 1 (3.23%) Nexpose
3 1 (3.23%) Nmap
3 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (3.23%) RSA enVision
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
1 7 (22.58%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) Apple
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) Citrix
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.45%) EMC
3 2 (6.45%) NetApp
3 2 (6.45%) Splunk
4 1 (3.23%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Intel
4 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.23%) MobileIron
4 1 (3.23%) Qualys
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec
4 1 (3.23%) Veritas