The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 6 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 6.90% 10.00% 10.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 100.00% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £145 £420 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.47% +26.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £396 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £444 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
- +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.81 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.46% -3.12%
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
5 2 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 17.24% 10.00% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 16
Median daily rate £155 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.55% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £390 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Rickmansworth region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 16 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Windows.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft