The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows 20 11 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 18.18% 9.02% 26.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.05% 57.89% 81.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate £500 £505 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +30.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £237 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £621 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 14
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.26 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.70% -3.22%
Windows
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 19 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 33.64% 15.57% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 8
Average daily rate £500 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £186 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £505 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £18.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -32.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Staines region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 10 (41.67%) Linux
1 10 (41.67%) Windows 10
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
2 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (33.33%) User Experience
3 8 (33.33%) Android
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (33.33%) Puppet
3 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix
5 5 (20.83%) VPN
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle
5 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
5 5 (20.83%) Firewall
5 5 (20.83%) Identity Management
5 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
5 5 (20.83%) Information Security
5 5 (20.83%) SaaS
5 5 (20.83%) PaaS
5 5 (20.83%) Splunk
5 5 (20.83%) SIEM
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.83%) Rackspace
5 5 (20.83%) Barracuda Networks
5 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
5 5 (20.83%) IaaS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.83%) IaaS
2 5 (20.83%) PaaS
2 5 (20.83%) SaaS
3 4 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Designer
1 8 (33.33%) Mobile Designer
1 8 (33.33%) Mobile UX Designer
1 8 (33.33%) UX Designer
2 5 (20.83%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Cloud Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
1 10 (41.67%) Windows 10
2 8 (33.33%) Android
2 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Unix
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Phone
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
1 5 (20.83%) DDoS Mitigation
1 5 (20.83%) Identity Management
1 5 (20.83%) Information Security
1 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
1 5 (20.83%) SIEM
2 3 (12.50%) OO
2 3 (12.50%) OOP
2 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.50%) SOA
3 2 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (8.33%) Security Patching
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (12.50%) Perl
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.50%) Python
1 3 (12.50%) Ruby
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) CCSA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) CISM
1 2 (8.33%) CISSP
1 2 (8.33%) JNCIA
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.50%) Xen
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (8.33%) XenApp
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) Ansible
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (8.33%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) Barracuda Networks
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) Rackspace
3 5 (20.83%) Splunk
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (8.33%) AppSense
6 1 (4.17%) Altiris
6 1 (4.17%) Apple
6 1 (4.17%) Siebel
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