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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 76 98 86
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 7 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.66% 0.15% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.34% 0.47% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £135 £160 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £160 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £160 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £175 £188
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £19.25 - £14.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 - £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.85 - £18.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +17.85%
Windows 8
South East

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
299 430 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.31% 31.83% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 283 185
Median daily rate £350 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 30 47
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.00 £47.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Windows 8 Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Windows 8 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Guildford - 3 £288 - 2
Egham +5 1 £125 -21.87%
Farnham - 1 £135 - 2
Woking - 1 - - 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (45.00%) MS Office
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (30.00%) SCCM
6 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) IBM Notes
8 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (20.00%) LAN
8 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (20.00%) Citrix
8 4 (20.00%) Lotus
8 4 (20.00%) Apple
8 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
9 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.00%) Android
9 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
9 3 (15.00%) XenApp
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (10.00%) Degree
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop

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 4 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Extranet
3 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.00%) Skype
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Desktop Support
2 9 (45.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) IT Support
3 5 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) BYOD
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) Android
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.00%) Information Security
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (5.00%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Apple
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
2 4 (20.00%) Lotus
3 2 (10.00%) AppSense
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Intel
3 2 (10.00%) Symantec
3 2 (10.00%) Xerox
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £80.00 - £110.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £165 - £170 per day
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