The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 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 over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 270 215 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.22% 15.55% 20.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.25% 64.18% 70.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 97 157
Median daily rate £363 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £140 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 50
Median hourly rate £16.60 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £9.86 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £42.34 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Windows
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
507 335 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.98% 24.22% 29.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 166 228
Median daily rate £425 £375 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 51
Median hourly rate £24.00 £15.75 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.83 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows
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 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 May 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 +6 46 £375 +3.44% 19
Redhill 0 28 £345 +187.50% 7
Staines +4 20 £500 -0.99% 4
Woking +1 18 £500 +100.00% 12
Leatherhead -19 17 £400 -5.88% 4
Epsom -1 14 £190 -52.50% 1
Weybridge +3 11 £175 - 6
Camberley -12 9 £339 -15.31% 2
Reigate +6 7 £185 -26.20% 4
Egham +3 6 £80 -42.85%
Chertsey +3 3 £138 - 1
Cobham +1 3 £388 +6.16%
Addlestone - 1 - -
Dorking - 1 £325 - 1
Farnham - 1 - - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - - 1
Whyteleafe - 1 £375 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Windows.

1 179 (36.53%) Linux
2 174 (35.51%) Microsoft
3 170 (34.69%) Windows Server
4 161 (32.86%) Active Directory
5 145 (29.59%) VMware
6 137 (27.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 131 (26.73%) SQL
8 103 (21.02%) Citrix
9 92 (18.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 92 (18.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 88 (17.96%) ITIL
11 85 (17.35%) MS Excel
12 84 (17.14%) SQL Server
13 83 (16.94%) Windows 7
14 76 (15.51%) Data Centre
15 73 (14.90%) Finance
16 71 (14.49%) MS Office
17 67 (13.67%) SAN
18 65 (13.27%) Windows Server 2003
19 64 (13.06%) JavaScript
20 57 (11.63%) Unix
21 56 (11.43%) MS Exchange
22 54 (11.02%) MVC
23 53 (10.82%) .NET
24 52 (10.61%) PowerShell
25 51 (10.41%) Hyper-V
25 51 (10.41%) C#
26 50 (10.20%) Java
26 50 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
27 49 (10.00%) Change Management

Windows
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 56 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.10%) Node.js
3 24 (4.90%) IIS
4 21 (4.29%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.63%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.63%) SAS
10 5 (1.02%) Apache
10 5 (1.02%) CMS
10 5 (1.02%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.82%) ColdFusion
11 4 (0.82%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.82%) JBoss
11 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 85 (17.35%) MS Excel
2 71 (14.49%) MS Office
3 6 (1.22%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.71%) Office 365
2 21 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 6 (1.22%) IaaS
4 6 (1.22%) PaaS
5 5 (1.02%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 67 (13.67%) SAN
2 44 (8.98%) TCP/IP
3 40 (8.16%) DNS
4 37 (7.55%) LAN
5 34 (6.94%) DHCP
5 34 (6.94%) WAN
6 31 (6.33%) Firewall
7 28 (5.71%) VPN
8 24 (4.90%) Internet
9 20 (4.08%) NAS
10 15 (3.06%) Intranet
10 15 (3.06%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (2.65%) Network Security
12 12 (2.45%) Fibre Channel
13 11 (2.24%) FTP
13 11 (2.24%) VoIP
14 9 (1.84%) Wireless
15 8 (1.63%) SMTP
16 7 (1.43%) HTTP
17 6 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.73%) DB2
3 22 (4.49%) MongoDB
3 22 (4.49%) NoSQL
4 21 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 13 (2.65%) RDBMS
7 13 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (2.04%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.84%) Big Data
10 9 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.43%) FileMaker
12 7 (1.43%) MySQL
12 7 (1.43%) SAS EBI
13 5 (1.02%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 25 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (3.06%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 12 (2.45%) NUnit
5 10 (2.04%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.63%) Subversion
7 7 (1.43%) Moq
7 7 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (1.22%) Maven
8 6 (1.22%) MSBuild
9 5 (1.02%) CruiseControl
10 4 (0.82%) Grunt
11 3 (0.61%) Bower
11 3 (0.61%) Gradle
11 3 (0.61%) MSI
11 3 (0.61%) NuGet
11 3 (0.61%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.61%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.61%) SonarQube
11 3 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 73 (14.90%) Finance
2 21 (4.29%) Banking
3 19 (3.88%) Back Office
4 16 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.65%) Marketing
6 7 (1.43%) Retail
7 6 (1.22%) Electronics
7 6 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.02%) Advertising
8 5 (1.02%) Games
8 5 (1.02%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.82%) Legal
10 2 (0.41%) German Language
10 2 (0.41%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (15.10%) Developer
2 71 (14.49%) Analyst
3 67 (13.67%) Support Engineer
4 34 (6.94%) Support Analyst
5 33 (6.73%) .NET Developer
5 33 (6.73%) Administrator
6 30 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 28 (5.71%) Server Engineer
8 26 (5.31%) 2nd Line Support
8 26 (5.31%) Desktop Support
9 24 (4.90%) IT Support
9 24 (4.90%) Linux Operator
9 24 (4.90%) Linux Specialist
10 23 (4.69%) Architect
10 23 (4.69%) VMware Specialist
11 22 (4.49%) Citrix Specialist
11 22 (4.49%) Server Support
11 22 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
11 22 (4.49%) Windows Engineer
12 21 (4.29%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (10.82%) .NET
2 36 (7.35%) ASP.NET
3 32 (6.53%) JSON
4 31 (6.33%) Web Services
5 29 (5.92%) HTML
5 29 (5.92%) XML
6 26 (5.31%) CSS
7 25 (5.10%) jQuery
8 24 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (4.90%) REST
9 21 (4.29%) Express
10 14 (2.86%) AngularJS
11 13 (2.65%) HTML5
12 8 (1.63%) .NET Framework
13 7 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (1.43%) CSS3
14 5 (1.02%) Apache Camel
14 5 (1.02%) Kafka
14 5 (1.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (0.82%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 76 (15.51%) Data Centre
2 38 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (6.53%) iSeries
4 31 (6.33%) AS400
5 28 (5.71%) User Experience
6 26 (5.31%) Clustering
7 22 (4.49%) Driving Licence
8 19 (3.88%) Blackberry
9 15 (3.06%) Management Information System
10 12 (2.45%) Contactless
11 11 (2.24%) EMC VNX
12 9 (1.84%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (1.63%) Computer Science
14 7 (1.43%) iPad
14 7 (1.43%) iPhone
14 7 (1.43%) Mainframe
15 6 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
16 5 (1.02%) Mathematics
16 5 (1.02%) NHS
16 5 (1.02%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 179 (36.53%) Linux
2 170 (34.69%) Windows Server
3 137 (27.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 92 (18.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (16.94%) Windows 7
6 65 (13.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (11.63%) Unix
8 25 (5.10%) Windows XP
9 24 (4.90%) Windows 10
10 21 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (4.08%) Apple iOS
12 17 (3.47%) Windows 8
13 15 (3.06%) Android
14 12 (2.45%) Solaris
15 10 (2.04%) AIX
16 7 (1.43%) Mac OS X
17 6 (1.22%) CentOS
17 6 (1.22%) MVS
17 6 (1.22%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (17.96%) ITIL
2 54 (11.02%) MVC
3 50 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (10.00%) Change Management
5 37 (7.55%) Incident Management
6 34 (6.94%) Migration
6 34 (6.94%) OO
7 31 (6.33%) Service Management
8 26 (5.31%) Open Source
8 26 (5.31%) Project Management
9 23 (4.69%) DevOps
10 22 (4.49%) OOD
11 21 (4.29%) Continuous Delivery
11 21 (4.29%) Pair Programming
12 20 (4.08%) Problem Management
13 18 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (3.67%) Service Delivery
14 17 (3.47%) SDLC
15 15 (3.06%) CRM
16 14 (2.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 131 (26.73%) SQL
2 64 (13.06%) JavaScript
3 52 (10.61%) PowerShell
4 51 (10.41%) C#
5 50 (10.20%) Java
6 27 (5.51%) Ruby
7 16 (3.27%) Python
8 14 (2.86%) VBScript
9 12 (2.45%) C
9 12 (2.45%) T-SQL
9 12 (2.45%) VB
9 12 (2.45%) VB.NET
10 11 (2.24%) C++
10 11 (2.24%) Perl
11 9 (1.84%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.43%) XAML
13 3 (0.61%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.61%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.41%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (8.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (7.55%) MCSE
3 26 (5.31%) Security Cleared
4 22 (4.49%) MCSA
5 20 (4.08%) MCP
6 19 (3.88%) SC Cleared
7 17 (3.47%) Degree
8 13 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (2.04%) CCNA
10 9 (1.84%) CISSP
10 9 (1.84%) DBS Check
11 8 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (1.43%) MCDST
12 7 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.02%) A+ Certification
14 5 (1.02%) CISM
14 5 (1.02%) ISEB
15 4 (0.82%) NCDA
15 4 (0.82%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.18%) SLA
2 8 (1.63%) COBIT
2 8 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 161 (32.86%) Active Directory
2 92 (18.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (10.41%) Hyper-V
4 36 (7.35%) vSphere
5 31 (6.33%) VMware ESXi
5 31 (6.33%) XenApp
6 18 (3.67%) VMware ESX
7 13 (2.65%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (1.22%) XenServer
10 5 (1.02%) ISA Server
10 5 (1.02%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.02%) Xen
11 4 (0.82%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.61%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.20%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.20%) KVM
14 1 (0.20%) NetIQ eDirectory
14 1 (0.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 42 (8.57%) SCCM
2 29 (5.92%) Tivoli
3 28 (5.71%) WSUS
4 26 (5.31%) NetBackup
5 21 (4.29%) Puppet
6 19 (3.88%) Backup Exec
6 19 (3.88%) McAfee ePO
7 16 (3.27%) Simpana
8 12 (2.45%) SCOM
9 11 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (1.84%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (1.22%) Ansible
13 6 (1.22%) SCVMM
14 5 (1.02%) Nagios
14 5 (1.02%) Sysprep
15 4 (0.82%) Cacti
15 4 (0.82%) EdgeSight
16 3 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 174 (35.51%) Microsoft
2 145 (29.59%) VMware
3 103 (21.02%) Citrix
4 47 (9.59%) Cisco
5 40 (8.16%) HP
6 32 (6.53%) IBM
6 32 (6.53%) Oracle
7 31 (6.33%) Red Hat
8 25 (5.10%) CommVault
9 22 (4.49%) EMC
10 21 (4.29%) Intel Security
10 21 (4.29%) NetApp
11 16 (3.27%) Symantec
12 14 (2.86%) Dell Compellent
12 14 (2.86%) SAP
13 13 (2.65%) Wyse
14 11 (2.24%) Brocade
15 10 (2.04%) Adobe
15 10 (2.04%) Apple
16 9 (1.84%) Intel
Staines, Middlesex
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