The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South East / Surrey
Rank 73 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 9 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.92% 0.90% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.82% 2.39% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Median daily rate £128 £200 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% -8.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £151 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £350 £223
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £175 £175
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £17.17 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +12.59%

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
319 461 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 32.55% 37.76% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 291 137
Median daily rate £400 £385 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £185 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 51 25
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £8.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Windows 8
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 8 across the Surrey region.

Windows 8 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows 8
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the Surrey region.

Windows 8 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows 8
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Egham +7 2 £125 -21.87%
Guildford 0 2 - - 4
Farnham -8 1 £135 - 1
Woking - 1 £95 -
Chertsey - 1 - - 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 8 (57.14%) MS Office
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 5 (35.71%) LAN
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
8 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 3 (21.43%) VPN
9 3 (21.43%) Apple
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
9 3 (21.43%) VMware
9 3 (21.43%) SCCM
9 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
10 2 (14.29%) vSphere
10 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (14.29%) XenApp
10 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
10 2 (14.29%) X-Windows
10 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) Skype
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support
2 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) IT Support
3 4 (28.57%) IT Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 2 (14.29%) Android
7 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
8 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
2 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Apple
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Avaya
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) AppSense
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Nokia
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
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