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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 5.71% 66.67% 17.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.69% -7.81%
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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
10 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 28.57% 66.67% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate £475 - £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £10.50 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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
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 18 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) MS Office
2 7 (70.00%) OpenView
2 7 (70.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (70.00%) Internet
2 7 (70.00%) OVSD
3 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (30.00%) Teradata
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (30.00%) Informatica
4 3 (30.00%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (30.00%) DataStage
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) OLAP
4 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) OLTP
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
1 7 (70.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (30.00%) DataStage
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) OLAP
1 3 (30.00%) OLTP
1 3 (30.00%) MS Access
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) Data Mart
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle ODI
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Service Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (30.00%) ETL
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
1 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) OpenView
1 7 (70.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Teradata
2 3 (30.00%) Informatica
2 3 (30.00%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos
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