The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 27 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 16.67% 8.90% 13.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.92% 43.86% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 20
Median daily rate £363 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £120 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £515 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
- +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +5.73%
Windows
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 57 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 32.10% 20.28% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 40
Median daily rate £363 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £515 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 5
Median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows.

1 21 (51.22%) Linux
1 21 (51.22%) VMware
2 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.83%) Cisco
4 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
4 10 (24.39%) Firewall
4 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
4 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
5 8 (19.51%) Migration
5 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
5 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (17.07%) Degree
6 7 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (17.07%) VPN
7 6 (14.63%) DNS
7 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (14.63%) SAN
7 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
7 6 (14.63%) HTML
7 6 (14.63%) HTTP
7 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
7 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (14.63%) vSphere
7 6 (14.63%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
8 5 (12.20%) Network Security
8 5 (12.20%) Digital Marketing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 5 (12.20%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) IIS
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Firewall
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (17.07%) VPN
3 6 (14.63%) DNS
3 6 (14.63%) HTTP
3 6 (14.63%) SAN
3 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.20%) DHCP
4 5 (12.20%) FTP
4 5 (12.20%) Network Security
4 5 (12.20%) Wireless
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
5 4 (9.76%) FCoE
5 4 (9.76%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (9.76%) VoIP
6 3 (7.32%) LAN
6 3 (7.32%) SNMP
6 3 (7.32%) SSL
6 3 (7.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.20%) Electronics
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
1 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
1 5 (12.20%) Marketing
1 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (12.20%) Web Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Desktop Support
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) VMware Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) NetApp Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) HTML
2 5 (12.20%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) e-Health
3 4 (9.76%) FlexPod
3 4 (9.76%) Private Cloud
4 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.44%) FMCG
6 1 (2.44%) NHS
6 1 (2.44%) Replication
6 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.44%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Linux
2 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
3 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (9.76%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (9.76%) VMS
8 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
8 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.88%) Unix
10 1 (2.44%) AIX
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Migration
2 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (12.20%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (12.20%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Programme Management
3 4 (9.76%) Server Building
4 2 (4.88%) Change Control
5 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.44%) Coaching
5 1 (2.44%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.44%) Network Management
5 1 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.44%) Open Source
5 1 (2.44%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) C
3 1 (2.44%) C++
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.76%) CCNA
3 4 (9.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (7.32%) CCDA
5 2 (4.88%) CCNP
5 2 (4.88%) MCSE
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.88%) NCDA
5 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.32%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.63%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (14.63%) vSphere
4 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.88%) BitLocker
7 1 (2.44%) UAG
7 1 (2.44%) XenApp
7 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.44%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) VMware
2 11 (26.83%) Cisco
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
5 5 (12.20%) Citrix
5 5 (12.20%) NetApp
5 5 (12.20%) SAP
6 4 (9.76%) CA
6 4 (9.76%) IBM
7 3 (7.32%) F5
7 3 (7.32%) Hitachi
8 2 (4.88%) Apple
8 2 (4.88%) HP
8 2 (4.88%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) Bloomberg
9 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.44%) CommVault
9 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
9 1 (2.44%) Lotus
9 1 (2.44%) MobileIron
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