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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 12 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 9.16% 22.86% 17.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 88.89% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 10
Median daily rate £310 £398 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.01% +22.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £230 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £422 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.63% -1.61%
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
18 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 13.74% 25.71% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 15
Median daily rate £300 £398 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +28.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 13 (43.33%) VMware
5 11 (36.67%) Migration
5 11 (36.67%) SCCM
5 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 10 (33.33%) Linux
6 10 (33.33%) Firewall
7 9 (30.00%) ITIL
7 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Intune
8 8 (26.67%) vSphere
8 8 (26.67%) RightScale
8 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (26.67%) SCOM
8 8 (26.67%) SCVMM
8 8 (26.67%) SQL
8 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
8 8 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (23.33%) LAN
9 7 (23.33%) WAN
9 7 (23.33%) Oracle
9 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (23.33%) Ruby
9 7 (23.33%) Puppet
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008

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 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) LAN
2 7 (23.33%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) BGP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.33%) GLBP
4 1 (3.33%) HSRP
4 1 (3.33%) IPv4
4 1 (3.33%) IPv6
4 1 (3.33%) LDAP
4 1 (3.33%) MPLS
4 1 (3.33%) OSPF
4 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (3.33%) Billing
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (16.67%) Administrator
1 5 (16.67%) Analyst
1 5 (16.67%) C++ Developer
1 5 (16.67%) Cloud Administrator
1 5 (16.67%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Azure Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Middleware
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) ATL
2 5 (16.67%) POCO
3 1 (3.33%) J2EE
3 1 (3.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
2 10 (33.33%) Linux
3 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 9 (30.00%) ITIL
3 8 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) Ruby
4 6 (20.00%) C++
5 5 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 3 (10.00%) C
7 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) MOS
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (26.67%) vSphere
4 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.33%) vCloud
6 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) SCCM
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Intune
3 8 (26.67%) SCOM
3 8 (26.67%) SCVMM
4 7 (23.33%) Puppet
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (3.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 8 (26.67%) RightScale
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle
5 3 (10.00%) CA
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) F5
6 1 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.33%) Remedy
6 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec