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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 11 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 9.24% 26.06% 19.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.89% 81.13% 49.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
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£505 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.32% -3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £26.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.07% +103.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
19 53 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 15.97% 32.12% 39.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
Average daily rate £350 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £26.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.07% -24.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015, 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 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (29.03%) Middleware
3 8 (25.81%) SAP
3 8 (25.81%) Finance
4 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (19.35%) Puppet
4 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle
4 6 (19.35%) HP
5 5 (16.13%) Python
5 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
5 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.13%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) Auto-Scaling
5 5 (16.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (12.90%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (12.90%) Ruby
6 4 (12.90%) Firewall
6 4 (12.90%) Lync
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.90%) Citrix
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.90%) VPN
6 4 (12.90%) DNS
7 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
7 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 4 (12.90%) Lync
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (12.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (9.68%) PaaS
4 3 (9.68%) IaaS
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (6.45%) Route 53
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) VPN
1 4 (12.90%) DNS
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) SSH
3 2 (6.45%) HTTP
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 2 (6.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.23%) WebEx
4 1 (3.23%) MPLS
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) VLAN
4 1 (3.23%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) FTP
4 1 (3.23%) LDAP
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Maven
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.45%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Architect
2 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.23%) Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) OC4J
3 1 (3.23%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) BYOD
2 1 (3.23%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) UNIX
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (16.13%) Project Management
2 5 (16.13%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.68%) Capacity Management
4 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Service Management
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) Logistic Regression
6 1 (3.23%) High Availability
6 1 (3.23%) MapReduce
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Python
2 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.90%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (3.23%) Uniface
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VBScript
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) MCP
1 1 (3.23%) MCSE
1 1 (3.23%) MCSA
1 1 (3.23%) PhD
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (9.68%) XenApp
3 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
3 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) Ansible
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (3.23%) SCOM
4 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) SAP
2 6 (19.35%) HP
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) AppSense
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Eloqua
6 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
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