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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 23 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 29.87% 18.18% 83.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.76% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £383 - £333
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 - £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 - £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 £9.57 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+359.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Windows
Surrey

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
42 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 54.55% 18.18% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Average daily rate £365 - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 £9.57 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+380.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Redhill

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Redhill region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Redhill

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 38 (90.48%) Data Centre
2 36 (85.71%) VMware
3 31 (73.81%) SQL
3 31 (73.81%) Linux
3 31 (73.81%) Incident Management
4 30 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (71.43%) Cisco
4 30 (71.43%) IBM
4 30 (71.43%) Tivoli
5 29 (69.05%) Citrix
5 29 (69.05%) DB2
5 29 (69.05%) Change Management
5 29 (69.05%) AS400
5 29 (69.05%) iSeries
6 8 (19.05%) MS Office
6 8 (19.05%) HP
6 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
7 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (14.29%) vSphere
8 6 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (14.29%) Driving Licence
8 6 (14.29%) WSUS
8 6 (14.29%) Intel Security
8 6 (14.29%) NetBackup
8 6 (14.29%) Backup Exec
8 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 6 (14.29%) Active Directory

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
1 8 (19.05%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SNMP
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (69.05%) DB2
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) NUnit
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Linux Operator
1 29 (69.05%) Linux Specialist
2 14 (33.33%) Citrix Specialist
2 14 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
3 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Server Support
4 6 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Wintel Support
4 6 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
1 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (4.76%) CSS
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
1 2 (4.76%) jQuery
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
1 2 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 38 (90.48%) Data Centre
2 29 (69.05%) AS400
2 29 (69.05%) iSeries
3 6 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Linux
2 30 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) Unix
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Incident Management
2 29 (69.05%) Change Management
3 3 (7.14%) Logistics
4 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL
4 2 (4.76%) MVC
4 2 (4.76%) SDLC
4 2 (4.76%) Service Management
4 2 (4.76%) SOA
5 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.38%) QMS
5 1 (2.38%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) C#
2 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) MCSA
1 6 (14.29%) MCSE
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 30 (71.43%) Tivoli
2 6 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 6 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 6 (14.29%) WSUS
3 2 (4.76%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (85.71%) VMware
2 30 (71.43%) Cisco
2 30 (71.43%) IBM
3 29 (69.05%) Citrix
4 8 (19.05%) HP
5 6 (14.29%) Intel Security
6 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.76%) Sun
8 1 (2.38%) Brocade
8 1 (2.38%) Dell