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 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 264 275 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.012% 0.020% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.042% 0.077% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £300 £259
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.25
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
2363 2590 2276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.29% 26.14% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1501 1701 1284
Median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 49 44
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £17.50 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 31 August 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 - 1 £275 - 1
X-Windows
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005

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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) VMWare Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM