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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 219 228 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.60% 17.52% 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.14% 63.51% 69.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 107 118
Median daily rate £360 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £204 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 36
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% -1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £32.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £14.84
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +4.44%
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
420 359 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.76% 27.59% 26.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 187 174
Median daily rate £408 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 36
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -1 18 £350 +14.75% 13
Redhill +1 15 £288 -17.85% 7
Staines -7 15 £531 +37.09%
Camberley -4 14 £425 +7.93% 5
Weybridge 0 13 £173 -52.41% 4
Woking -1 13 £438 +56.25% 11
Leatherhead -3 12 £400 +1.58% 5
Egham +10 6 £291 - 4
Epsom -6 5 £500 +31.14% 1
Cobham +2 4 £358 - 2
Reigate -1 2 £225 -
Tadworth - 2 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 1 - -
Banstead - 1 £183 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 178 (37.24%) Microsoft
2 165 (34.52%) Active Directory
3 156 (32.64%) Linux
4 147 (30.75%) Windows Server
5 136 (28.45%) VMware
6 111 (23.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 103 (21.55%) ITIL
8 94 (19.67%) SQL
9 92 (19.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 92 (19.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 87 (18.20%) Citrix
11 86 (17.99%) MS Office
12 83 (17.36%) Windows 7
13 82 (17.15%) MS Excel
14 81 (16.95%) SQL Server
15 73 (15.27%) SAN
16 65 (13.60%) Data Centre
17 64 (13.39%) SCCM
17 64 (13.39%) Windows Server 2003
17 64 (13.39%) Finance
18 62 (12.97%) MS Exchange
19 54 (11.30%) PowerShell
20 52 (10.88%) C#
20 52 (10.88%) JavaScript
21 50 (10.46%) TCP/IP
22 49 (10.25%) .NET
23 48 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
23 48 (10.04%) Cisco
23 48 (10.04%) Hyper-V
24 46 (9.62%) Office 365

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 62 (12.97%) MS Exchange
2 18 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (3.14%) IIS
5 14 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (2.09%) Skype for Business
8 9 (1.88%) Apache
9 8 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.67%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.46%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.05%) CMS
13 4 (0.84%) ColdFusion
13 4 (0.84%) SAS
13 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.63%) ColdFusion MX
14 3 (0.63%) JRun
Applications
1 86 (17.99%) MS Office
2 82 (17.15%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.42%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.63%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.42%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.21%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.62%) Office 365
2 24 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.51%) IaaS
4 12 (2.51%) PaaS
5 6 (1.26%) SaaS
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.42%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.21%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 73 (15.27%) SAN
2 50 (10.46%) TCP/IP
3 46 (9.62%) WAN
4 44 (9.21%) LAN
5 43 (9.00%) Firewall
6 40 (8.37%) DNS
7 32 (6.69%) DHCP
8 31 (6.49%) Internet
9 29 (6.07%) VPN
10 27 (5.65%) NAS
11 17 (3.56%) Network Security
12 16 (3.35%) Intranet
13 14 (2.93%) SSL
14 13 (2.72%) Fibre Channel
15 10 (2.09%) IPsec
15 10 (2.09%) Remote Desktop
16 9 (1.88%) FTP
16 9 (1.88%) Intrusion Detection
17 8 (1.67%) Wireless
18 6 (1.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.60%) DB2
3 12 (2.51%) Hadoop
3 12 (2.51%) Relational Database
3 12 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.88%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.67%) Big Data
6 8 (1.67%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.26%) MySQL
7 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.84%) OpenStack Swift
9 4 (0.84%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (0.63%) FileMaker
10 3 (0.63%) JasperReports
10 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (3.97%) Git (software)
2 18 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (3.14%) Visual Studio
4 12 (2.51%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.30%) NUnit
6 9 (1.88%) Subversion
7 7 (1.46%) Maven
8 5 (1.05%) MSBuild
9 4 (0.84%) Ant
10 3 (0.63%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.63%) Gradle
10 3 (0.63%) Grunt
10 3 (0.63%) JIRA
10 3 (0.63%) Metasploit
10 3 (0.63%) Moq
10 3 (0.63%) MSI
10 3 (0.63%) NuGet
10 3 (0.63%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.63%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 64 (13.39%) Finance
2 17 (3.56%) Banking
3 12 (2.51%) Back Office
4 11 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.88%) Retail
6 7 (1.46%) Marketing
7 6 (1.26%) Advertising
8 5 (1.05%) Law
8 5 (1.05%) Legal
9 4 (0.84%) Electronics
9 4 (0.84%) Games
9 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Billing
11 1 (0.21%) Front Office
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (15.69%) Analyst
2 66 (13.81%) Developer
3 60 (12.55%) Support Engineer
4 37 (7.74%) .NET Developer
5 36 (7.53%) Windows Engineer
6 33 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 32 (6.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 31 (6.49%) Administrator
9 28 (5.86%) Desktop Support
10 27 (5.65%) 2nd Line Support
10 27 (5.65%) Server Engineer
11 23 (4.81%) C# Developer
11 23 (4.81%) Service Analyst
11 23 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
12 22 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
12 22 (4.60%) Server Support
12 22 (4.60%) Service Desk Analyst
13 21 (4.39%) Architect
14 20 (4.18%) 1st Line Support
15 18 (3.77%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.25%) .NET
2 37 (7.74%) ASP.NET
3 36 (7.53%) Web Services
4 32 (6.69%) XML
5 26 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (5.23%) HTML
7 24 (5.02%) CSS
8 21 (4.39%) jQuery
9 11 (2.30%) JSON
10 9 (1.88%) AngularJS
10 9 (1.88%) HTML5
11 8 (1.67%) WCF
12 5 (1.05%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 5 (1.05%) Reactive Extensions
12 5 (1.05%) SOAP
13 4 (0.84%) Ajax
13 4 (0.84%) CSS3
13 4 (0.84%) Node.js
13 4 (0.84%) REST
13 4 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.60%) Data Centre
2 28 (5.86%) Clustering
3 24 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.81%) AS400
5 22 (4.60%) iSeries
6 21 (4.39%) Driving Licence
7 17 (3.56%) Blackberry
8 16 (3.35%) Computer Science
9 12 (2.51%) EMC VNX
9 12 (2.51%) Management Information System
10 11 (2.30%) Contactless
11 10 (2.09%) Enterprise Storage
11 10 (2.09%) RSA SecurID
11 10 (2.09%) User Experience
12 9 (1.88%) Mathematics
13 6 (1.26%) Smartphone
13 6 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (1.05%) Client/Server
14 5 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (1.05%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 156 (32.64%) Linux
2 147 (30.75%) Windows Server
3 111 (23.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 92 (19.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (17.36%) Windows 7
6 64 (13.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (8.16%) Unix
7 39 (8.16%) Windows 10
8 26 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (5.44%) Windows XP
9 17 (3.56%) Apple iOS
9 17 (3.56%) Solaris
10 12 (2.51%) Android
10 12 (2.51%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.09%) AIX
11 10 (2.09%) CentOS
12 6 (1.26%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.84%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.63%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (21.55%) ITIL
2 42 (8.79%) Change Management
3 38 (7.95%) MVC
4 36 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (7.53%) Migration
5 33 (6.90%) Service Management
6 32 (6.69%) Service Delivery
7 31 (6.49%) Project Management
8 30 (6.28%) Incident Management
9 18 (3.77%) CRM
9 18 (3.77%) Problem Management
9 18 (3.77%) SOA
10 17 (3.56%) Performance Monitoring
11 15 (3.14%) Information Security
11 15 (3.14%) Scrum
12 14 (2.93%) ITSM
12 14 (2.93%) MVVM
12 14 (2.93%) PRINCE2
13 13 (2.72%) Configuration Management
13 13 (2.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 94 (19.67%) SQL
2 54 (11.30%) PowerShell
3 52 (10.88%) C#
3 52 (10.88%) JavaScript
4 27 (5.65%) Python
5 25 (5.23%) Java
6 19 (3.97%) Perl
7 17 (3.56%) C
7 17 (3.56%) C++
7 17 (3.56%) Ruby
8 14 (2.93%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.09%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.09%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.88%) Embedded C++
11 9 (1.88%) VB
11 9 (1.88%) VBScript
12 7 (1.46%) XAML
13 4 (0.84%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.63%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 48 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (8.37%) MCSE
3 25 (5.23%) Degree
4 24 (5.02%) Security Cleared
5 18 (3.77%) MCP
5 18 (3.77%) MCSA
6 17 (3.56%) SC Cleared
7 13 (2.72%) MCDST
8 10 (2.09%) CISSP
9 8 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.26%) CISM
11 6 (1.26%) DBS Check
12 5 (1.05%) A+ Certification
12 5 (1.05%) MCITP
13 4 (0.84%) CCNA
13 4 (0.84%) CCSP
13 4 (0.84%) CISA
13 4 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.84%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.11%) SLA
2 11 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.09%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.88%) COBIT
5 3 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.42%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 165 (34.52%) Active Directory
2 92 (19.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (10.04%) Hyper-V
4 39 (8.16%) XenApp
5 37 (7.74%) vSphere
6 32 (6.69%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (3.56%) VMware ESX
8 15 (3.14%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (1.46%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (1.26%) XenServer
12 5 (1.05%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.05%) Xen
13 4 (0.84%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.63%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.63%) vCloud
15 2 (0.42%) BitLocker
15 2 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.42%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 64 (13.39%) SCCM
2 29 (6.07%) NetBackup
3 28 (5.86%) Puppet
4 21 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (4.18%) Backup Exec
6 19 (3.97%) Tivoli
7 18 (3.77%) WSUS
8 16 (3.35%) Failover Clustering
8 16 (3.35%) McAfee ePO
8 16 (3.35%) Simpana
9 14 (2.93%) Ansible
9 14 (2.93%) SCOM
10 9 (1.88%) Microsoft Clustering
11 8 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 7 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (1.05%) SCVMM
14 4 (0.84%) EdgeSight
14 4 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 3 (0.63%) BladeLogic
15 3 (0.63%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 178 (37.24%) Microsoft
2 136 (28.45%) VMware
3 87 (18.20%) Citrix
4 48 (10.04%) Cisco
5 45 (9.41%) Oracle
6 41 (8.58%) HP
7 30 (6.28%) Red Hat
8 25 (5.23%) EMC
9 22 (4.60%) NetApp
10 19 (3.97%) IBM
11 18 (3.77%) Intel Security
12 17 (3.56%) CommVault
13 14 (2.93%) CheckPoint
13 14 (2.93%) Dell Compellent
13 14 (2.93%) Symantec
14 13 (2.72%) Palo Alto
15 12 (2.51%) Juniper
16 11 (2.30%) Brocade
17 10 (2.09%) SAP
18 9 (1.88%) Sybase
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