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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 15 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 31.25% 38.89% 45.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 93.75% 100.00% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 10
Average daily rate £338 £350 £173
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +102.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £275 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Operating Systems Category
Reigate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 33.33% 38.89% 54.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 13
Average daily rate £328 £350 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% +125.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £275 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows
Surrey

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (76.00%) Workflow
2 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 19 (76.00%) Visual Studio
2 19 (76.00%) XML
2 19 (76.00%) XSLT
2 19 (76.00%) WF
3 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (64.00%) MS Office
3 16 (64.00%) Finance
4 15 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 15 (60.00%) SharePoint
5 14 (56.00%) MVC
5 14 (56.00%) WCF
5 14 (56.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (56.00%) CRM
5 14 (56.00%) Scrum
6 11 (44.00%) Release Management
7 4 (16.00%) C#
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL
8 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
9 2 (8.00%) ITIL V2
9 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
9 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
9 2 (8.00%) Avaya
9 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
9 2 (8.00%) LAN
9 2 (8.00%) VoIP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (64.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
1 2 (8.00%) VoIP
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (48.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) PMO Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Graduate
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
1 19 (76.00%) XML
1 19 (76.00%) XSLT
1 19 (76.00%) WF
2 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (56.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Workflow
2 14 (56.00%) MVC
2 14 (56.00%) CRM
2 14 (56.00%) Scrum
3 11 (44.00%) Release Management
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V2
5 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (16.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Avaya