The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 140 - 144
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.036% - 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £170
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £165 £300
% change year-on-year
+81.81% -45.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +3.84%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
691 936 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.73% 29.29% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 683 519
Median daily rate £360 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 28
Median hourly rate £23.78 £42.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.38% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £37.88 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £56.53 £50.00
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 West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

X-Windows
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

X-Windows Daily Rate Trend in the South West

X-Windows
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Gloucestershire - 1 £325 -
X-Windows
England

X-Windows
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West region with a requirement for X-Windows.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware