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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 20 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 16.39% 15.19% 12.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.97% 92.31% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 8
Median daily rate £360 £320 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £208 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £392 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
- +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £13.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.81 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.46% -3.12%
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
29 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 23.77% 16.46% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 10
Median daily rate £370 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £208 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £392 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £13.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 24 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) DNS
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
4 8 (29.63%) VMware
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.93%) Skype for Business
5 7 (25.93%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 6 (22.22%) MobileIron
6 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 6 (22.22%) Android
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (22.22%) .NET
6 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 6 (22.22%) LAN
6 6 (22.22%) WAN
6 6 (22.22%) SMTP
6 6 (22.22%) Symantec
6 6 (22.22%) NetBackup
6 6 (22.22%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 5 (18.52%) Electronics
7 5 (18.52%) Migration

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 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (25.93%) Skype for Business
3 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (11.11%) MQSeries
6 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.70%) IIS
7 1 (3.70%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (3.70%) nginx
7 1 (3.70%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Office 365
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (22.22%) LAN
2 6 (22.22%) SMTP
2 6 (22.22%) WAN
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (18.52%) DHCP
3 5 (18.52%) Skype
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.70%) LDAP
5 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (3.70%) SSL
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.70%) DTS
4 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) NSubstitute
1 3 (11.11%) NUnit
1 3 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Active Directory Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support
4 2 (7.41%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) PC Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (14.81%) Kafka
2 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (11.11%) RESTful
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) Django
4 1 (3.70%) ELK Stack
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) JSP
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) WF
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) Android
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.81%) Unix
6 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (22.22%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
3 5 (18.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) BDD
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Kanban
6 2 (7.41%) Open Source
6 2 (7.41%) Service Design
6 2 (7.41%) SOLID
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 5 (18.52%) C#
2 5 (18.52%) VB
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.70%) RHCSA
3 1 (3.70%) SANS
3 1 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.70%) vCloud
3 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 5 (18.52%) AirWatch
2 5 (18.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (18.52%) WSUS
3 3 (11.11%) SCCM
4 1 (3.70%) Ansible
4 1 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Kibana
4 1 (3.70%) logstash
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.70%) Puppet
4 1 (3.70%) QRadar
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (3.70%) RSA enVision
4 1 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) MobileIron
3 6 (22.22%) Symantec
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Apple
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) AppSense
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) Splunk
7 1 (3.70%) Veritas