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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / Surrey
Rank 7 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 159 260 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.08% 20.85% 13.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.38% 55.20% 67.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 144 90
Median daily rate £354 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £168 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 19
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.05 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.90 £8.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £43.20 £49.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

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
322 471 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 32.56% 37.77% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 299 137
Median daily rate £395 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £185 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 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 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 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
Guildford 0 31 £365 +4.28% 14
Egham 0 17 £425 -
Woking 0 17 £350 -32.69% 11
Farnham 0 11 £123 - 4
Staines +1 10 £538 +102.83% 5
Dorking - 6 - -
Cobham +1 4 £419 +8.76%
Epsom -2 4 £105 -44.73% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £113 -
Redhill -20 3 £385 +13.23% 2
Leatherhead +8 2 £350 -7.28% 1
Weybridge +1 2 - - 2
Camberley -9 2 £399 -27.50%
Reigate -5 1 - - 1
Caterham - 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 - - 3
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 127 (35.08%) Active Directory
2 111 (30.66%) Microsoft
3 104 (28.73%) VMware
4 99 (27.35%) Windows Server
5 95 (26.24%) Linux
6 94 (25.97%) Windows 7
7 91 (25.14%) MS Office
8 55 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 54 (14.92%) Citrix
10 53 (14.64%) Office 365
11 50 (13.81%) SQL
11 50 (13.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 45 (12.43%) Migration
13 42 (11.60%) PowerShell
14 41 (11.33%) ITIL
14 41 (11.33%) Cisco
14 41 (11.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 38 (10.50%) TCP/IP
15 38 (10.50%) MS Excel
16 37 (10.22%) Microsoft Certification
16 37 (10.22%) Windows 10
17 36 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
18 35 (9.67%) MS Exchange
18 35 (9.67%) Unix
19 34 (9.39%) Java
19 34 (9.39%) Finance
20 33 (9.12%) SQL Server
20 33 (9.12%) MCSE
20 33 (9.12%) Cisco Certification
21 32 (8.84%) Firewall

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 35 (9.67%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.25%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.87%) Skype for Business
4 13 (3.59%) IIS
5 11 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (3.04%) IBM Notes
6 10 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.93%) Apache
9 6 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.83%) Confluence
10 3 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.83%) Mule
10 3 (0.83%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.83%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.55%) Drupal
11 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.28%) Moodle
Applications
1 91 (25.14%) MS Office
2 38 (10.50%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.93%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.38%) MS Project
5 3 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (6.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.38%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Postilion
3 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 53 (14.64%) Office 365
2 29 (8.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.38%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.83%) IaaS
5 3 (0.83%) PaaS
5 3 (0.83%) SaaS
6 2 (0.55%) G Suite
6 2 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.50%) TCP/IP
2 32 (8.84%) Firewall
3 27 (7.46%) MPLS
4 24 (6.63%) VPN
5 22 (6.08%) DNS
6 21 (5.80%) Internet
7 18 (4.97%) LAN
7 18 (4.97%) SAN
8 16 (4.42%) WAN
9 15 (4.14%) Skype
10 14 (3.87%) DHCP
10 14 (3.87%) Network Security
11 10 (2.76%) VoIP
12 9 (2.49%) FTP
13 8 (2.21%) Intranet
13 8 (2.21%) Wireless
14 7 (1.93%) SMTP
14 7 (1.93%) SSL
15 5 (1.38%) HTTP
15 5 (1.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.12%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.52%) MongoDB
3 18 (4.97%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.21%) DB2
5 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.28%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.28%) Event Store
8 1 (0.28%) MySQL
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.28%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.28%) Redis
8 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.49%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.21%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.93%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.66%) Metasploit
5 6 (1.66%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.83%) Artifactory
6 3 (0.83%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.83%) JIRA
6 3 (0.83%) Maven
6 3 (0.83%) MSI
6 3 (0.83%) Selenium
6 3 (0.83%) Subversion
7 2 (0.55%) Grunt
7 2 (0.55%) NUnit
8 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.28%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.28%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.28%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (9.39%) Finance
2 14 (3.87%) Retail
2 14 (3.87%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.21%) Law
4 6 (1.66%) Back Office
4 6 (1.66%) Legal
5 5 (1.38%) Advertising
5 5 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.10%) Korean Language
7 3 (0.83%) Local Government
7 3 (0.83%) Marketing
7 3 (0.83%) Military
7 3 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.55%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (12.71%) Analyst
1 46 (12.71%) Support Engineer
2 37 (10.22%) Developer
3 35 (9.67%) Desktop Support
4 34 (9.39%) Architect
5 27 (7.46%) Infrastructure Architect
6 25 (6.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 24 (6.63%) 1st Line Support
8 23 (6.35%) Service Analyst
9 22 (6.08%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (6.08%) Desktop Engineer
9 22 (6.08%) Service Desk Analyst
10 21 (5.80%) Network Infrastructure Architect
11 19 (5.25%) Cisco Architect
11 19 (5.25%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
12 18 (4.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 17 (4.70%) Consultant
13 17 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
13 17 (4.70%) Support Analyst
13 17 (4.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.80%) REST
2 19 (5.25%) Node.js
3 18 (4.97%) .NET
4 17 (4.70%) Express
4 17 (4.70%) JSON
5 14 (3.87%) XML
6 11 (3.04%) .NET Framework
7 9 (2.49%) HTML
8 7 (1.93%) SOAP
9 6 (1.66%) WCF
10 5 (1.38%) CSS
11 4 (1.10%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.10%) jQuery
11 4 (1.10%) Spring
12 3 (0.83%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.83%) JAXB
12 3 (0.83%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (0.83%) Regular Expression
12 3 (0.83%) RESTful
12 3 (0.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.01%) Data Centre
2 24 (6.63%) User Experience
3 18 (4.97%) Blackberry
4 13 (3.59%) iSeries
5 12 (3.31%) Smartphone
6 10 (2.76%) Driving Licence
7 9 (2.49%) iPad
7 9 (2.49%) iPhone
8 8 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.93%) AS400
9 7 (1.93%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.93%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.38%) Replication
12 4 (1.10%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.83%) Computer Science
14 2 (0.55%) Clustering
14 2 (0.55%) NHS
14 2 (0.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 99 (27.35%) Windows Server
2 95 (26.24%) Linux
3 94 (25.97%) Windows 7
4 50 (13.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (11.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (10.22%) Windows 10
7 35 (9.67%) Unix
8 21 (5.80%) Windows XP
9 14 (3.87%) Windows 8
10 11 (3.04%) CentOS
11 10 (2.76%) Apple iOS
12 9 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (2.21%) Android
13 8 (2.21%) Mac OS X
14 6 (1.66%) Ubuntu
15 5 (1.38%) Solaris
16 3 (0.83%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.55%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (12.43%) Migration
2 41 (11.33%) ITIL
3 36 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (8.01%) Service Management
5 26 (7.18%) Incident Management
6 22 (6.08%) MVC
7 21 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (4.70%) OO
8 17 (4.70%) OOD
8 17 (4.70%) Open Source
8 17 (4.70%) Pair Programming
9 15 (4.14%) Network Design
10 12 (3.31%) DevOps
11 10 (2.76%) Project Management
11 10 (2.76%) Service Delivery
12 9 (2.49%) Data Migration
12 9 (2.49%) SDLC
12 9 (2.49%) Software Deployment
13 8 (2.21%) Build Automation
14 7 (1.93%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (13.81%) SQL
2 42 (11.60%) PowerShell
3 34 (9.39%) Java
4 30 (8.29%) JavaScript
5 24 (6.63%) Ruby
6 21 (5.80%) C#
7 20 (5.52%) Python
8 10 (2.76%) T-SQL
9 9 (2.49%) Bash Shell
9 9 (2.49%) Perl
10 6 (1.66%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.38%) C
12 4 (1.10%) C++
12 4 (1.10%) PHP
13 3 (0.83%) VBScript
14 2 (0.55%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.55%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.55%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (10.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (9.12%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (9.12%) MCSE
3 26 (7.18%) CCIE
3 26 (7.18%) Security Cleared
4 22 (6.08%) SC Cleared
5 16 (4.42%) Degree
6 8 (2.21%) CCNP
7 6 (1.66%) CCNA
7 6 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.10%) CCA
9 4 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.10%) MCSA
10 3 (0.83%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.83%) CEH
10 3 (0.83%) MCITP
10 3 (0.83%) RHCT
11 2 (0.55%) MCP
11 2 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.49%) PCI DSS
1 9 (2.49%) SLA
2 5 (1.38%) QA
3 3 (0.83%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 127 (35.08%) Active Directory
2 55 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (4.42%) XenApp
5 15 (4.14%) vSphere
6 14 (3.87%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.49%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.93%) vCloud
9 6 (1.66%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.10%) BitLocker
11 4 (1.10%) Docker
11 4 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.83%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.28%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.28%) NDS
13 1 (0.28%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (6.91%) SCCM
2 19 (5.25%) Puppet
3 11 (3.04%) Ansible
4 10 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.21%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.93%) vRealize
7 6 (1.66%) Nagios
8 4 (1.10%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.10%) XenMobile
9 3 (0.83%) Kibana
9 3 (0.83%) logstash
9 3 (0.83%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.83%) Rsyslog
9 3 (0.83%) SCOM
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.55%) Packer
10 2 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.28%) EdgeSight
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 111 (30.66%) Microsoft
2 104 (28.73%) VMware
3 54 (14.92%) Citrix
4 41 (11.33%) Cisco
5 29 (8.01%) HP
6 18 (4.97%) ServiceNow
7 11 (3.04%) Apple
7 11 (3.04%) Lotus
7 11 (3.04%) NetApp
8 10 (2.76%) Dell
8 10 (2.76%) IBM
8 10 (2.76%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.49%) Oracle
10 8 (2.21%) Wyse
11 7 (1.93%) Hitachi
11 7 (1.93%) LANDesk
12 6 (1.66%) Altiris
12 6 (1.66%) AppDynamics
13 5 (1.38%) SolarWinds
13 5 (1.38%) TOWER Software
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