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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 14 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 9.40% 21.14% 15.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.64% 63.79% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 6
Average daily rate
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£438 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.67% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £140 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £378 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +96.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-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
22 58 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 14.77% 33.14% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 10
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 10
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.71%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) Middleware
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle
3 9 (27.27%) SAP
4 8 (24.24%) UNIX
4 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (24.24%) Finance
5 6 (18.18%) HP
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
6 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.12%) Lync
7 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.12%) Citrix
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) Firewall
8 3 (9.09%) ITIL
8 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.09%) Java
8 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
8 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
8 3 (9.09%) VPN
8 3 (9.09%) FTP
8 3 (9.09%) SSL
8 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (9.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 3 (9.09%) SCCM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (12.12%) Lync
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) SAS
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Route 53
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
1 3 (9.09%) VPN
1 3 (9.09%) FTP
1 3 (9.09%) SSL
2 2 (6.06%) SSH
2 2 (6.06%) NAS
2 2 (6.06%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.03%) Base SAS
3 1 (3.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.03%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Architect
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Applications Support
3 10 (30.30%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.03%) Mac Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Web Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Middleware
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) ODBC
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Smart Meter
2 2 (6.06%) EFT
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) UNIX
3 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.12%) Project Management
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL
3 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.06%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Service Management
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) ITSM
5 1 (3.03%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.03%) ETL
5 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.03%) DevOps
5 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.03%) High Availability
5 1 (3.03%) MapReduce
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Uniface
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) XenApp
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (3.03%) SCOM
3 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
1 9 (27.27%) SAP
2 6 (18.18%) HP
3 4 (12.12%) Citrix
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) AppSense
5 1 (3.03%) Apple
5 1 (3.03%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.03%) Eloqua