The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 12 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 20.34% 29.49% 30.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 88.46% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
Median daily rate £400 £145 £179
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+175.86% -18.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £120 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £401 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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 Stevenage region.

Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 40.68% 33.33% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 6
Median daily rate £258 £145 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.58% -71.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Windows.

1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
3 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
4 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
5 5 (27.78%) MS Office
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) SCCM
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) Time Management
7 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Internet
7 3 (16.67%) IIS
7 3 (16.67%) MCP
7 3 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (16.67%) MySQL
7 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
8 2 (11.11%) SSL
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (11.11%) Cognos
8 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
8 2 (11.11%) C
8 2 (11.11%) C++
8 2 (11.11%) HTML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 3 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) ThingWorx
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) Windchill
4 1 (5.56%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 2 (11.11%) SSL
2 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Intranet
3 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) SCCM Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.56%) Android
6 1 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Unix
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 3 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) DevOps
2 1 (5.56%) Email Filtering
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.56%) PLM
2 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
2 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) MCP
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Cognos
4 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) PTC
5 1 (5.56%) Siemens