The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 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
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 35.71% 8.00% 27.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 18.18% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 11
Median daily rate £351 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Windows
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Southend-on-Sea region.

Operating Systems Category
Southend-on-Sea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 35.71% 44.00% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 11
Median daily rate £351 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.37% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southend-on-Sea region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Southend-on-Sea region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Southend-on-Sea region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Southend-on-Sea region.

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Windows
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (80.00%) BEA
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) webMethods
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (80.00%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) BEA
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) webMethods
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft