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 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 223 212 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.08% 16.55% 20.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.56% 64.24% 69.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 95 136
Median daily rate £365 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £140 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 52
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -8.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £12.27 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.12 £50.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.63% +1.66%
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
450 330 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.46% 25.76% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 166 200
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £194 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 52
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £43.12 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 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 25 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 25 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 +5 34 £375 +25.00% 17
Redhill -2 19 £350 +48.93% 5
Staines -3 17 £506 +51.11% 1
Woking 0 15 £425 +25.92% 9
Leatherhead -10 13 £400 -20.00% 8
Weybridge +1 12 £150 -58.62% 3
Camberley -8 11 £425 +7.93% 4
Epsom -2 7 £500 +25.00% 1
Reigate +3 3 £225 - 1
Chertsey +1 3 £138 -
Egham +1 3 £80 -42.85% 2
Cobham +2 2 £393 +7.53%
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 1 - -
Whyteleafe - 1 £375 -
Addlestone - 1 - -
Dorking - 1 £325 - 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 182 (38.08%) Microsoft
2 176 (36.82%) Active Directory
3 166 (34.73%) Windows Server
4 160 (33.47%) Linux
5 140 (29.29%) VMware
6 132 (27.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 114 (23.85%) SQL
8 99 (20.71%) Citrix
9 96 (20.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 94 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 93 (19.46%) ITIL
12 90 (18.83%) Windows 7
13 85 (17.78%) MS Excel
14 79 (16.53%) SQL Server
14 79 (16.53%) MS Office
15 72 (15.06%) Data Centre
16 68 (14.23%) SAN
17 66 (13.81%) Windows Server 2003
17 66 (13.81%) Finance
18 64 (13.39%) MS Exchange
19 55 (11.51%) JavaScript
20 50 (10.46%) C#
20 50 (10.46%) SCCM
21 49 (10.25%) Cisco
22 48 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
22 48 (10.04%) TCP/IP
22 48 (10.04%) Hyper-V
23 47 (9.83%) .NET
24 46 (9.62%) Change Management
24 46 (9.62%) PowerShell

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 64 (13.39%) MS Exchange
2 19 (3.97%) IIS
2 19 (3.97%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (3.35%) Node.js
5 15 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.67%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.67%) Skype for Business
9 6 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.05%) CMS
10 5 (1.05%) SAS
11 4 (0.84%) Apache
11 4 (0.84%) ColdFusion
11 4 (0.84%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.84%) JBoss
12 3 (0.63%) JRun
Applications
1 85 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 79 (16.53%) MS Office
3 6 (1.26%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.63%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.42%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.53%) Office 365
2 22 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.88%) IaaS
4 9 (1.88%) PaaS
5 6 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 5 (1.05%) SaaS
7 2 (0.42%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 68 (14.23%) SAN
2 48 (10.04%) TCP/IP
3 43 (9.00%) DNS
4 42 (8.79%) LAN
5 40 (8.37%) WAN
6 37 (7.74%) DHCP
7 36 (7.53%) Firewall
8 29 (6.07%) Internet
9 27 (5.65%) VPN
10 20 (4.18%) NAS
11 19 (3.97%) Intranet
12 15 (3.14%) Remote Desktop
13 13 (2.72%) Network Security
14 12 (2.51%) Fibre Channel
15 11 (2.30%) FTP
16 10 (2.09%) VoIP
16 10 (2.09%) Wireless
17 9 (1.88%) Intrusion Detection
18 8 (1.67%) SMTP
19 7 (1.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.86%) DB2
3 19 (3.97%) Relational Database
3 19 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (2.72%) Hadoop
4 13 (2.72%) RDBMS
4 13 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.51%) MongoDB
5 12 (2.51%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.30%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.88%) Big Data
8 9 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.46%) FileMaker
9 7 (1.46%) MySQL
10 5 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.05%) OpenStack Swift
10 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (3.14%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.93%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.51%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.09%) NUnit
5 10 (2.09%) Subversion
6 7 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.26%) Maven
8 5 (1.05%) Grunt
8 5 (1.05%) Moq
9 4 (0.84%) Bower
9 4 (0.84%) ReSharper
9 4 (0.84%) Selenium
10 3 (0.63%) Gradle
10 3 (0.63%) Metasploit
10 3 (0.63%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.63%) NuGet
10 3 (0.63%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.63%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 66 (13.81%) Finance
2 19 (3.97%) Banking
3 18 (3.77%) Back Office
4 14 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.72%) Marketing
6 8 (1.67%) Retail
7 6 (1.26%) Electronics
7 6 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.05%) Advertising
8 5 (1.05%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.05%) Legal
9 4 (0.84%) Games
10 3 (0.63%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
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 69 (14.44%) Support Engineer
2 67 (14.02%) Analyst
3 66 (13.81%) Developer
4 35 (7.32%) Administrator
5 34 (7.11%) .NET Developer
5 34 (7.11%) Support Analyst
6 33 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 31 (6.49%) Desktop Support
8 29 (6.07%) Server Engineer
9 26 (5.44%) Windows Engineer
10 24 (5.02%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (4.81%) IT Support
12 22 (4.60%) Architect
12 22 (4.60%) Server Support
12 22 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
13 21 (4.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 21 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support
13 21 (4.39%) Service Analyst
14 20 (4.18%) 1st Line Support
14 20 (4.18%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (9.83%) .NET
2 34 (7.11%) ASP.NET
3 29 (6.07%) Web Services
3 29 (6.07%) XML
4 27 (5.65%) HTML
5 24 (5.02%) CSS
6 23 (4.81%) jQuery
7 22 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (4.39%) JSON
9 13 (2.72%) REST
10 12 (2.51%) AngularJS
11 11 (2.30%) Express
11 11 (2.30%) HTML5
12 6 (1.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (1.05%) Apache Camel
13 5 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (1.05%) Kafka
13 5 (1.05%) Silverlight
13 5 (1.05%) WCF
14 4 (0.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 72 (15.06%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.44%) AS400
3 26 (5.44%) Clustering
3 26 (5.44%) iSeries
4 23 (4.81%) Driving Licence
5 20 (4.18%) User Experience
6 19 (3.97%) Blackberry
7 12 (2.51%) Contactless
7 12 (2.51%) EMC VNX
7 12 (2.51%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.46%) iPad
9 7 (1.46%) iPhone
9 7 (1.46%) Smartphone
9 7 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.26%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.26%) NHS
11 5 (1.05%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 166 (34.73%) Windows Server
2 160 (33.47%) Linux
3 132 (27.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 96 (20.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 90 (18.83%) Windows 7
6 66 (13.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (8.79%) Unix
8 30 (6.28%) Windows 10
8 30 (6.28%) Windows XP
9 21 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (4.18%) Apple iOS
11 19 (3.97%) Windows 8
12 15 (3.14%) Android
13 13 (2.72%) Solaris
14 12 (2.51%) AIX
15 7 (1.46%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.26%) CentOS
16 6 (1.26%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.84%) MVS
18 3 (0.63%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (19.46%) ITIL
2 46 (9.62%) Change Management
3 42 (8.79%) MVC
4 38 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (7.11%) Migration
6 32 (6.69%) Incident Management
7 29 (6.07%) Service Management
8 26 (5.44%) OO
9 25 (5.23%) Project Management
10 24 (5.02%) Service Delivery
11 19 (3.97%) Problem Management
12 15 (3.14%) DevOps
12 15 (3.14%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (3.14%) SOA
13 14 (2.93%) CRM
13 14 (2.93%) Information Security
13 14 (2.93%) Open Source
14 13 (2.72%) OOD
14 13 (2.72%) Performance Monitoring
14 13 (2.72%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 114 (23.85%) SQL
2 55 (11.51%) JavaScript
3 50 (10.46%) C#
4 46 (9.62%) PowerShell
5 39 (8.16%) Java
6 20 (4.18%) Python
6 20 (4.18%) Ruby
7 15 (3.14%) VBScript
8 14 (2.93%) C
9 13 (2.72%) Perl
9 13 (2.72%) T-SQL
10 12 (2.51%) C++
10 12 (2.51%) VB.NET
11 11 (2.30%) VB
12 9 (1.88%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.46%) XAML
14 6 (1.26%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.63%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.42%) Embedded C++
17 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (8.79%) MCSE
3 23 (4.81%) Security Cleared
4 20 (4.18%) MCP
4 20 (4.18%) MCSA
5 17 (3.56%) Degree
6 16 (3.35%) SC Cleared
7 12 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.09%) MCDST
9 9 (1.88%) CCNA
9 9 (1.88%) CISSP
10 8 (1.67%) DBS Check
10 8 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.26%) CISM
13 5 (1.05%) A+ Certification
13 5 (1.05%) ISEB
14 4 (0.84%) MCITP
14 4 (0.84%) NCDA
14 4 (0.84%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.95%) SLA
2 11 (2.30%) COBIT
3 10 (2.09%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.42%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 176 (36.82%) Active Directory
2 94 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (10.04%) Hyper-V
4 37 (7.74%) XenApp
5 36 (7.53%) vSphere
6 32 (6.69%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (3.97%) VMware ESX
8 14 (2.93%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (1.26%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.26%) XenServer
11 5 (1.05%) Xen
12 4 (0.84%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.84%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.63%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 50 (10.46%) SCCM
2 25 (5.23%) Tivoli
2 25 (5.23%) WSUS
3 24 (5.02%) NetBackup
4 22 (4.60%) Puppet
5 18 (3.77%) Backup Exec
6 17 (3.56%) McAfee ePO
7 16 (3.35%) Simpana
8 15 (3.14%) SCOM
9 14 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (1.88%) Ansible
11 7 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (1.05%) SCVMM
13 4 (0.84%) EdgeSight
13 4 (0.84%) Sysprep
13 4 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
14 3 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 182 (38.08%) Microsoft
2 140 (29.29%) VMware
3 99 (20.71%) Citrix
4 49 (10.25%) Cisco
5 45 (9.41%) HP
6 34 (7.11%) Oracle
7 30 (6.28%) Red Hat
8 26 (5.44%) IBM
9 23 (4.81%) EMC
10 22 (4.60%) CommVault
11 21 (4.39%) NetApp
12 19 (3.97%) Intel Security
13 14 (2.93%) Dell Compellent
13 14 (2.93%) Symantec
14 13 (2.72%) SAP
14 13 (2.72%) Wyse
15 11 (2.30%) Brocade
16 10 (2.09%) Adobe
16 10 (2.09%) Apple
17 9 (1.88%) CheckPoint
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