The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Marlow 18.18% - 40.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £168 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -3.22%
Windows
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Marlow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Marlow 27.27% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £168 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Marlow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Marlow

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Marlow

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Marlow

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Marlow

Windows
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Marlow region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) PBX
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Unix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Marlow region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) PBX
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow