The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 252 269 253
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.036% 0.020% 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.079% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £275 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £281 £300 £369
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £8.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £8.84
X-Windows
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2344 2538 2197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.98% 25.57% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1451 1693 1266
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 54 35
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing X-Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

X-Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

X-Windows
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

X-Windows Daily Rate Trend in the South East

X-Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

X-Windows Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

X-Windows
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X-Windows within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 2 £281 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £275 -
X-Windows
England

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing X-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 South East region with a requirement for X-Windows.

1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM