The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 15 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.60% 2.86% 2.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.77% 50.00% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Median daily rate £350 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
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 Newbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 14.94% 5.71% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 11
Median daily rate £350 £344 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -5.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 23 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) GitHub
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Build Automation
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) iTunes
5 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) WSUS
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) iTunes
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Build and Release Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Build Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Release Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Build Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas