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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank - 4 19
Contract jobs citing Windows 0 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea - 33.33% 5.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 81.82% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Average daily rate - £403 £133
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +202.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -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
18 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 43.90% 40.74% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 13
Average daily rate £500 £403 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.22% +5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £380 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £403 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Southend-on-Sea region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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