The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 12 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 36.36% 13.89% 28.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 92.31% 35.71% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Windows
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth region.

Operating Systems Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 39.39% 38.89% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 0
Average daily rate £185 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.69%
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 Rickmansworth

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 7 (58.33%) Windows XP
2 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) OpenView
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) German Language
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) OVSD
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) iPhone
6 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) MCP
6 2 (16.67%) AutoCAD
6 2 (16.67%) Apple
6 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
6 2 (16.67%) SCCM
6 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Build Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planner
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (16.67%) iPhone
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows XP
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) OpenView
2 3 (25.00%) OVSD
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
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