The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank - 8 7
Contract jobs citing Windows 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans - 9.09% 3.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 40.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +2.50%
Windows
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Operating Systems Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 3.13% 22.73% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
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 St Albans

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

Windows
Top 29 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 26 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Windows.

1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Bacula
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Maximo
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maximo
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Bacula
1 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle