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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 269 267 246
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.042% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.082% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £425 £445 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +46.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £188
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +124.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
2439 2251 2088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.21% 23.84% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1588 1405 1200
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 28 48
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.62 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +7.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.10 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 May 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 £425 -
X-Windows
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System

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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) PBX
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Migration Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) VMWare Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco