The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 18 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 39.13% 61.90% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 81.25% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
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£120 £313 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.60% -19.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.84 - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £15.35 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.58% +2.33%
Windows
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Redhill region.

Operating Systems Category
Redhill
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 39.13% 76.19% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Average daily rate £120 £313 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.60% -19.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £309
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.30 - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Redhill

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Redhill 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 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Windows 7
3 10 (38.46%) SCOM
3 10 (38.46%) Windows XP
4 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
4 9 (34.62%) Capacity Management
4 9 (34.62%) SCOrch
4 9 (34.62%) SCSM
5 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 4 (15.38%) HP
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (11.54%) Firewall
7 3 (11.54%) Workflow
7 3 (11.54%) Validation
7 3 (11.54%) VMware
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (7.69%) Lync
8 2 (7.69%) Office 365
8 2 (7.69%) XenApp
8 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
8 2 (7.69%) CCNA
8 2 (7.69%) Citrix
8 2 (7.69%) MetaFrame
8 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) MS Project
8 2 (7.69%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Redhill 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 (7.69%) IBM Notes
1 2 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) OLTP
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (34.62%) Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) IT Support
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) SQL DBA
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) DBA
4 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows 7
2 10 (38.46%) Windows XP
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
1 9 (34.62%) Capacity Management
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Workflow
2 3 (11.54%) Validation
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCTS
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) MetaFrame
2 2 (7.69%) XenApp
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) SCOM
2 9 (34.62%) SCOrch
2 9 (34.62%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Lotus
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) BMC
Redhill, Surrey
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