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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
X-Windows
England / South East
Rank - 253 258
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.024% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.090% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £165 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £158 £400
% change year-on-year
- -60.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%

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
1876 2210 2325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.84% 26.46% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1122 1440 1368
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 67 45
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +63.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM

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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware