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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Essex / Southend-on-Sea
Rank 21 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 6.78% - 22.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.39% - 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 8
Median daily rate £178 - £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

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
23 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 38.98% 37.84% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 15
Median daily rate £475 £525 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £438 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £601 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 21 February 2017.

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 18 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technology Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) FlexPod Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) VMware