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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 8.00% 8.00% 26.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 25.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £264 - £160
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.13 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.47% -2.41%
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
6 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 24.00% 32.00% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £153 £375 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.33% +134.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 7 (53.85%) MS Office
1 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
1 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) OpenView
3 4 (30.77%) Internet
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) OVSD
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) German Language
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) MCP
5 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
5 2 (15.38%) SCCM
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) AutoCAD
5 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (15.38%) iPhone
5 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) AutoCAD
3 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (23.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planner
3 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
1 2 (15.38%) iPhone
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
1 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
1 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) OpenView
2 3 (23.08%) OVSD
3 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) HP
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) VMware