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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 23.53% 21.74% 48.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% 41.67% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £120 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+191.66% -52.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £8.75 £10.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
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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
11 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 32.35% 52.17% 51.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 12
Average daily rate £343 £223 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.93% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £120 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £8.75 £10.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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 31 July 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 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (51.61%) SCOM
3 14 (45.16%) Incident Management
3 14 (45.16%) Data Centre
4 13 (41.94%) Capacity Management
4 13 (41.94%) SCOrch
4 13 (41.94%) SCSM
5 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
6 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
7 5 (16.13%) Migration
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (12.90%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
9 3 (9.68%) MS Office
9 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (9.68%) OLTP
9 3 (9.68%) BMC
9 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
9 3 (9.68%) HP
9 3 (9.68%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
10 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.45%) IBM Notes
1 2 (6.45%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (9.68%) OLTP
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
General
1 2 (6.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (41.94%) Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Desktop Support
3 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (9.68%) DBA
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) AS400
2 1 (3.23%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
2 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Incident Management
2 13 (41.94%) Capacity Management
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
5 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Logistics
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCTS
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) SCOM
2 13 (41.94%) SCOrch
2 13 (41.94%) SCSM
3 3 (9.68%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) HP
2 3 (9.68%) BMC
3 2 (6.45%) Lotus
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
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