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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X-Windows
Rank 273 - 233
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.020% - 0.092%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.078% - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £259 £380
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -31.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
- -47.67%
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
2578 2285 2273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.03% 24.81% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1691 1289 1286
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 40 56
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing X-Windows across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X-Windows within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
X-Windows
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing X-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 X-Windows.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) UAG
3 4 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) OVSD
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) OpenView
5 2 (33.33%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) SPSS
6 1 (16.67%) ERwin
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing X-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 X-Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) PVCS
1 1 (16.67%) ERwin
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (16.67%) Database Theory
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
1 4 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (33.33%) OpenView
2 2 (33.33%) OVSD
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos