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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / Surrey
Rank 2 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 177 229 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.99% 19.15% 14.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.41% 54.92% 68.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 134 82
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £206 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 24
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £10.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £20.00 £47.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
293 417 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.44% 34.87% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 264 136
Median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £270 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 18 January 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 32 £341 +13.75% 14
Staines +16 15 £500 +53.84% 2
Egham 0 14 £425 - 1
Farnham 0 11 £135 - 1
Woking -5 10 £350 +21.73% 5
Cobham 0 9 £354 -15.77%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 8 £93 -
Epsom +1 7 £105 -53.33% 3
Dorking - 7 £230 - 1
Redhill -6 5 £280 -34.11% 3
Reigate +11 1 - -
Leatherhead +10 1 £450 +14.28% 10
Chertsey 0 1 £155 - 1
Camberley -10 1 £325 -40.90% 1
Caterham - 1 - -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 129 (34.58%) Active Directory
2 126 (33.78%) Microsoft
3 110 (29.49%) VMware
4 102 (27.35%) Windows Server
5 90 (24.13%) Windows 7
5 90 (24.13%) MS Office
6 89 (23.86%) Linux
7 56 (15.01%) Migration
7 56 (15.01%) VMware Infrastructure
8 53 (14.21%) Cisco
9 52 (13.94%) Citrix
10 51 (13.67%) Office 365
11 49 (13.14%) SQL
12 47 (12.60%) ITIL
12 47 (12.60%) Windows Server 2008
13 44 (11.80%) PowerShell
13 44 (11.80%) Windows Server 2012
14 42 (11.26%) Finance
14 42 (11.26%) MS Excel
14 42 (11.26%) MS Exchange
15 40 (10.72%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (10.46%) TCP/IP
17 37 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
18 35 (9.38%) Unix
19 34 (9.12%) Cisco Certification
20 32 (8.58%) MCSE
20 32 (8.58%) SQL Server
20 32 (8.58%) Firewall
20 32 (8.58%) SCCM
21 31 (8.31%) Windows 10

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 42 (11.26%) MS Exchange
2 18 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (4.83%) SharePoint
3 17 (4.56%) Skype for Business
4 15 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (3.49%) IIS
6 12 (3.22%) IBM Notes
7 10 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.34%) Apache
10 3 (0.80%) Mule
10 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.54%) Drupal
11 2 (0.54%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.27%) CMS
12 1 (0.27%) QuickPlace
12 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 90 (24.13%) MS Office
2 42 (11.26%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.61%) MS Project
5 4 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.54%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.27%) InDesign
7 1 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (6.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.34%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.27%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.27%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 51 (13.67%) Office 365
2 26 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.07%) GitHub
5 3 (0.80%) IaaS
5 3 (0.80%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.80%) PaaS
6 2 (0.54%) G Suite
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.46%) TCP/IP
2 32 (8.58%) Firewall
3 29 (7.77%) MPLS
4 23 (6.17%) SAN
4 23 (6.17%) VPN
5 22 (5.90%) Internet
6 20 (5.36%) DNS
7 17 (4.56%) LAN
8 16 (4.29%) Network Security
8 16 (4.29%) Skype
8 16 (4.29%) WAN
9 12 (3.22%) DHCP
9 12 (3.22%) Intranet
10 10 (2.68%) VoIP
10 10 (2.68%) Wireless
11 9 (2.41%) FTP
12 8 (2.14%) SSL
13 7 (1.88%) Extranet
13 7 (1.88%) SMTP
14 6 (1.61%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.58%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.02%) MongoDB
3 14 (3.75%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.14%) DB2
5 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.27%) MySQL
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.41%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.88%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.61%) Metasploit
4 6 (1.61%) MSBuild
5 4 (1.07%) Maven
5 4 (1.07%) MSI
5 4 (1.07%) Subversion
6 3 (0.80%) Selenium
7 2 (0.54%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.54%) Grunt
7 2 (0.54%) JIRA
7 2 (0.54%) NUnit
8 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.27%) Bower
8 1 (0.27%) gulp
8 1 (0.27%) JSHint
8 1 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.27%) StyleCop
General
1 42 (11.26%) Finance
2 15 (4.02%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.75%) Retail
4 8 (2.14%) Law
5 5 (1.34%) Back Office
6 4 (1.07%) Korean Language
7 3 (0.80%) Advertising
7 3 (0.80%) Legal
7 3 (0.80%) Local Government
7 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.80%) Marketing
7 3 (0.80%) Military
7 3 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Billing
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (11.80%) Analyst
2 41 (10.99%) Support Engineer
3 36 (9.65%) Architect
3 36 (9.65%) Developer
4 35 (9.38%) Desktop Support
5 29 (7.77%) Infrastructure Architect
6 26 (6.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (6.70%) Service Analyst
8 24 (6.43%) Service Desk Analyst
9 23 (6.17%) 1st Line Support
9 23 (6.17%) Consultant
10 21 (5.63%) Network Infrastructure Architect
11 20 (5.36%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
12 19 (5.09%) Cisco Architect
12 19 (5.09%) Desktop Engineer
13 17 (4.56%) 2nd Line Support
14 16 (4.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 16 (4.29%) Security Architect
14 16 (4.29%) Windows Engineer
15 15 (4.02%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.83%) .NET
2 17 (4.56%) REST
3 16 (4.29%) Node.js
4 14 (3.75%) Express
4 14 (3.75%) JSON
5 13 (3.49%) XML
6 10 (2.68%) .NET Framework
7 8 (2.14%) HTML
8 7 (1.88%) SOAP
9 6 (1.61%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.61%) Regular Expression
10 5 (1.34%) Spring
10 5 (1.34%) WCF
11 4 (1.07%) jQuery
12 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.80%) CSS
12 3 (0.80%) JAXB
12 3 (0.80%) Middleware
12 3 (0.80%) RESTful
12 3 (0.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.70%) Data Centre
1 25 (6.70%) User Experience
2 21 (5.63%) Blackberry
3 12 (3.22%) iSeries
4 11 (2.95%) Smartphone
5 10 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.68%) iPad
5 10 (2.68%) iPhone
6 9 (2.41%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.14%) AS400
7 8 (2.14%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.88%) Fat Client
8 7 (1.88%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.07%) Replication
11 3 (0.80%) Clustering
11 3 (0.80%) HP StoreVirtual
12 2 (0.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 102 (27.35%) Windows Server
2 90 (24.13%) Windows 7
3 89 (23.86%) Linux
4 47 (12.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (11.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (9.38%) Unix
7 31 (8.31%) Windows 10
8 23 (6.17%) Windows XP
9 16 (4.29%) Windows 8
10 14 (3.75%) Apple iOS
10 14 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (3.22%) CentOS
12 11 (2.95%) Android
13 9 (2.41%) Mac OS X
14 8 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (1.61%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.80%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.54%) Solaris
17 2 (0.54%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (15.01%) Migration
2 47 (12.60%) ITIL
3 40 (10.72%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (7.24%) Incident Management
5 24 (6.43%) Service Management
6 20 (5.36%) MVC
7 17 (4.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (4.56%) Project Management
8 15 (4.02%) Network Design
8 15 (4.02%) OOD
8 15 (4.02%) Open Source
9 14 (3.75%) OO
9 14 (3.75%) Pair Programming
10 11 (2.95%) Service Delivery
11 10 (2.68%) Build Automation
11 10 (2.68%) PRINCE2
11 10 (2.68%) Software Deployment
12 9 (2.41%) Asset Management
12 9 (2.41%) SDLC
12 9 (2.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (13.14%) SQL
2 44 (11.80%) PowerShell
3 27 (7.24%) Java
4 22 (5.90%) C#
4 22 (5.90%) JavaScript
5 20 (5.36%) Ruby
6 19 (5.09%) Python
7 9 (2.41%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.14%) Perl
9 7 (1.88%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.61%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.34%) C
11 5 (1.34%) VBScript
12 4 (1.07%) C++
13 3 (0.80%) PHP
13 3 (0.80%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.54%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.54%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.54%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (9.12%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (8.58%) MCSE
4 26 (6.97%) CCIE
4 26 (6.97%) Degree
4 26 (6.97%) Security Cleared
5 22 (5.90%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.14%) CCNP
7 7 (1.88%) CCNA
8 6 (1.61%) MCP
9 5 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.07%) AWS Certification
10 4 (1.07%) CISSP
10 4 (1.07%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.07%) MCSA
11 3 (0.80%) CEH
11 3 (0.80%) GIAC
11 3 (0.80%) MCITP
11 3 (0.80%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.14%) SLA
2 7 (1.88%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.07%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.80%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.54%) QA
6 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.27%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 129 (34.58%) Active Directory
2 56 (15.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (4.56%) vSphere
5 15 (4.02%) Hyper-V
5 15 (4.02%) XenApp
6 9 (2.41%) vCloud
6 9 (2.41%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.07%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.80%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.54%) NDS
9 2 (0.54%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.27%) Docker
10 1 (0.27%) NFS
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (8.58%) SCCM
2 16 (4.29%) Puppet
3 13 (3.49%) Ansible
4 8 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.14%) Tivoli
5 7 (1.88%) vRealize
6 4 (1.07%) Nagios
6 4 (1.07%) Packer
6 4 (1.07%) SCOM
7 3 (0.80%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.80%) QRadar
8 2 (0.54%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.54%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.27%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 126 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 110 (29.49%) VMware
3 53 (14.21%) Cisco
4 52 (13.94%) Citrix
5 26 (6.97%) HP
6 15 (4.02%) ServiceNow
7 14 (3.75%) Apple
8 12 (3.22%) Lotus
8 12 (3.22%) NetApp
9 10 (2.68%) IBM
9 10 (2.68%) Oracle
10 9 (2.41%) Wyse
11 8 (2.14%) Altiris
11 8 (2.14%) Dell
11 8 (2.14%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.88%) Hitachi
12 7 (1.88%) Intel Security
13 6 (1.61%) AppDynamics
14 5 (1.34%) F5
14 5 (1.34%) TOWER Software
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