The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Reigate region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 44.44% 4.00% 27.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.89% 100.00% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £225 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Operating Systems Category
Reigate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 50.00% 4.00% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 7
Average daily rate £350 £225 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £225 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows
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Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Reigate

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Reigate region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Reigate

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 8 (44.44%) MS Office
4 8 (44.44%) XML
4 8 (44.44%) XSLT
4 8 (44.44%) WF
4 8 (44.44%) Workflow
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) MVC
5 6 (33.33%) CRM
5 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (33.33%) WCF
5 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) Avaya
7 3 (16.67%) LAN
7 3 (16.67%) VoIP
7 3 (16.67%) WAN
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (16.67%) Release Management
8 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL V2
8 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
8 2 (11.11%) SLA
8 2 (11.11%) CommVault

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) VoIP
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (5.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
1 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 7 (38.89%) VB.NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) XML
2 8 (44.44%) XSLT
2 8 (44.44%) WF
3 6 (33.33%) WCF
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Workflow
2 6 (33.33%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) CRM
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL V2
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Avaya
3 2 (11.11%) CommVault
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee
4 1 (5.56%) BT
4 1 (5.56%) Wyse
4 1 (5.56%) Verint
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Sybase
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco