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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 197 221 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.24% 15.56% 16.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.74% 56.09% 64.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 117 110
Median daily rate £375 £350 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 39
Median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +116.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.10 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £41.60 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.81 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.46% -3.12%
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
314 394 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.47% 27.75% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 230 188
Median daily rate £400 £365 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +8.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £203 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 43
Median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +105.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 0 23 £331 -5.35% 12
Staines +4 14 £450 +28.57% 7
Egham +12 11 £375 -6.25% 1
Camberley +1 11 £469 +44.23% 9
Woking +5 10 £450 - 9
Leatherhead +17 8 £152 -66.22% 6
Redhill -7 8 £320 -8.57% 3
Weybridge -3 5 £123 -69.37% 3
Cobham +4 4 £450 +12.50%
Epsom +2 4 £200 +10.34% 3
Farnham -6 4 £105 -
Reigate -4 3 £335 -4.28% 1
Caterham - 3 £80 - 1
Chertsey -1 2 £525 +57.30%
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £270 -
Addlestone - 2 - - 2
Banstead 0 1 £180 -63.07%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Windlesham - 1 - -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 150 (36.06%) Microsoft
2 138 (33.17%) Active Directory
3 126 (30.29%) Windows Server
4 113 (27.16%) VMware
5 87 (20.91%) MS Office
6 86 (20.67%) Linux
7 85 (20.43%) Windows 7
8 72 (17.31%) ITIL
9 69 (16.59%) Cisco
10 67 (16.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 65 (15.63%) MS Excel
12 64 (15.38%) SQL Server
13 63 (15.14%) Citrix
14 62 (14.90%) Office 365
15 60 (14.42%) PowerShell
16 59 (14.18%) SCCM
17 54 (12.98%) Finance
17 54 (12.98%) SQL
17 54 (12.98%) Windows Server 2012
18 52 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
18 52 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
19 48 (11.54%) Migration
19 48 (11.54%) MS Exchange
20 46 (11.06%) TCP/IP
20 46 (11.06%) MCSE
21 45 (10.82%) Oracle
22 44 (10.58%) C#
23 43 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
24 42 (10.10%) WAN
25 40 (9.62%) .NET

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 48 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 24 (5.77%) Skype for Business
3 22 (5.29%) SharePoint
4 19 (4.57%) IIS
5 17 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (2.40%) Apache
9 9 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.68%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.44%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.96%) CMS
13 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.72%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.48%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
14 2 (0.48%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 87 (20.91%) MS Office
2 65 (15.63%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.72%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.48%) InDesign
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.24%) MS Project
7 1 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 20 (4.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.48%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.48%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.24%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.24%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 62 (14.90%) Office 365
2 22 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.64%) IaaS
4 11 (2.64%) PaaS
5 4 (0.96%) GitHub
6 3 (0.72%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.48%) SaaS
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (11.06%) TCP/IP
2 42 (10.10%) WAN
3 36 (8.65%) LAN
3 36 (8.65%) SAN
4 31 (7.45%) Firewall
5 29 (6.97%) DNS
6 28 (6.73%) Internet
7 27 (6.49%) MPLS
8 25 (6.01%) VPN
9 24 (5.77%) Network Security
10 19 (4.57%) DHCP
10 19 (4.57%) NAS
11 17 (4.09%) Skype
12 16 (3.85%) Intranet
13 13 (3.13%) SSL
14 12 (2.88%) IPsec
15 9 (2.16%) Wireless
16 8 (1.92%) Extranet
17 6 (1.44%) LDAP
17 6 (1.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.64%) Oracle Database
3 10 (2.40%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.68%) DB2
6 6 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.20%) MySQL
7 5 (1.20%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (1.20%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.96%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.72%) JasperReports
9 3 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.48%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (4.33%) Visual Studio
2 16 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.88%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.40%) Subversion
6 7 (1.68%) NUnit
7 6 (1.44%) MSBuild
8 5 (1.20%) Maven
8 5 (1.20%) MSI
9 4 (0.96%) Metasploit
10 3 (0.72%) Bower
10 3 (0.72%) FxCop
10 3 (0.72%) Grunt
10 3 (0.72%) JSHint
10 3 (0.72%) Moq
10 3 (0.72%) NDepend
10 3 (0.72%) NuGet
10 3 (0.72%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.72%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.72%) StyleCop
General
1 54 (12.98%) Finance
2 19 (4.57%) Retail
3 6 (1.44%) Advertising
4 5 (1.20%) Back Office
4 5 (1.20%) Law
5 4 (0.96%) Banking
5 4 (0.96%) Legal
5 4 (0.96%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.48%) Billing
6 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.48%) Local Government
6 2 (0.48%) Marketing
6 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.24%) Front Office
7 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (13.22%) Analyst
2 54 (12.98%) Support Engineer
3 51 (12.26%) Developer
4 37 (8.89%) Architect
5 33 (7.93%) Windows Engineer
6 32 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 31 (7.45%) Desktop Support
8 28 (6.73%) Infrastructure Architect
9 25 (6.01%) Service Analyst
9 25 (6.01%) Service Desk Analyst
10 23 (5.53%) .NET Developer
10 23 (5.53%) Consultant
11 22 (5.29%) 2nd Line Support
11 22 (5.29%) Support Analyst
12 21 (5.05%) Office 365 Engineer
13 20 (4.81%) Network Infrastructure Architect
14 19 (4.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 19 (4.57%) Deployment Engineer
15 17 (4.09%) 3rd Line Support
15 17 (4.09%) Cisco Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (9.62%) .NET
2 23 (5.53%) ASP.NET
3 22 (5.29%) Web Services
4 19 (4.57%) XML
5 16 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (3.61%) CSS
6 15 (3.61%) HTML
7 11 (2.64%) jQuery
8 9 (2.16%) HTML5
9 8 (1.92%) WCF
10 5 (1.20%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.20%) J2EE
10 5 (1.20%) JSON
10 5 (1.20%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 5 (1.20%) Middleware
10 5 (1.20%) Node.js
10 5 (1.20%) Reactive Extensions
10 5 (1.20%) Regular Expression
10 5 (1.20%) SOAP
10 5 (1.20%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.41%) Data Centre
2 21 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.61%) Blackberry
5 11 (2.64%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.40%) Clustering
6 10 (2.40%) Driving Licence
6 10 (2.40%) User Experience
7 9 (2.16%) AS400
8 8 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.68%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.44%) iSeries
11 5 (1.20%) Contactless
11 5 (1.20%) RSA SecurID
12 4 (0.96%) EMC VNX
12 4 (0.96%) HP StoreVirtual
12 4 (0.96%) NHS
12 4 (0.96%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 126 (30.29%) Windows Server
2 86 (20.67%) Linux
3 85 (20.43%) Windows 7
4 54 (12.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (9.62%) Windows 10
7 34 (8.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (7.45%) Unix
9 26 (6.25%) Windows XP
10 24 (5.77%) Windows 8
11 18 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (3.37%) CentOS
13 12 (2.88%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.92%) Android
15 6 (1.44%) AIX
15 6 (1.44%) Solaris
16 4 (0.96%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.96%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.96%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (17.31%) ITIL
2 48 (11.54%) Migration
3 43 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (7.69%) Project Management
5 28 (6.73%) Service Delivery
6 27 (6.49%) MVC
7 20 (4.81%) Scrum
7 20 (4.81%) Service Management
8 15 (3.61%) Incident Management
8 15 (3.61%) PRINCE2
9 14 (3.37%) CRM
10 13 (3.13%) Change Management
11 12 (2.88%) Network Design
11 12 (2.88%) Software Engineering
12 11 (2.64%) Business Continuity
12 11 (2.64%) Multithreading
12 11 (2.64%) SOA
13 10 (2.40%) Analytics
13 10 (2.40%) Mentoring
13 10 (2.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 60 (14.42%) PowerShell
2 54 (12.98%) SQL
3 44 (10.58%) C#
4 36 (8.65%) JavaScript
5 26 (6.25%) Python
6 19 (4.57%) Java
7 17 (4.09%) Ruby
8 15 (3.61%) C++
8 15 (3.61%) Perl
9 12 (2.88%) C
10 11 (2.64%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.40%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.40%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.16%) Embedded C++
12 9 (2.16%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.68%) VBScript
14 6 (1.44%) VB
15 5 (1.20%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.48%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 52 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (11.06%) MCSE
3 36 (8.65%) Degree
4 29 (6.97%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (5.29%) CCIE
6 19 (4.57%) Security Cleared
7 15 (3.61%) MCP
7 15 (3.61%) SC Cleared
8 10 (2.40%) MCDST
9 9 (2.16%) CCNP
10 7 (1.68%) CISSP
11 5 (1.20%) CCNA
11 5 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.96%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.96%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.96%) GIAC
12 4 (0.96%) MCSA
12 4 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.16%) SLA
2 6 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.20%) ISO 9000
3 5 (1.20%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.96%) COBIT
4 4 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.24%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 138 (33.17%) Active Directory
2 67 (16.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.21%) XenApp
4 26 (6.25%) vSphere
5 19 (4.57%) Hyper-V
6 18 (4.33%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (2.88%) vCloud
8 9 (2.16%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.96%) NFS
10 4 (0.96%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.96%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.72%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.48%) NDS
12 2 (0.48%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 59 (14.18%) SCCM
2 20 (4.81%) Puppet
3 16 (3.85%) Ansible
4 13 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.88%) NetBackup
6 11 (2.64%) SCOM
7 9 (2.16%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (1.44%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.96%) Packer
11 4 (0.96%) QRadar
11 4 (0.96%) WSUS
12 3 (0.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (0.72%) TIBCO Hawk
12 3 (0.72%) vRealize
13 2 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 2 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 2 (0.48%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 150 (36.06%) Microsoft
2 113 (27.16%) VMware
3 69 (16.59%) Cisco
4 63 (15.14%) Citrix
5 45 (10.82%) Oracle
6 21 (5.05%) HP
7 20 (4.81%) Red Hat
8 12 (2.88%) EMC
8 12 (2.88%) Intel Security
8 12 (2.88%) ServiceNow
9 11 (2.64%) CheckPoint
9 11 (2.64%) Sybase
10 10 (2.40%) Apple
10 10 (2.40%) Juniper
11 8 (1.92%) NetApp
12 7 (1.68%) Palo Alto
12 7 (1.68%) Splunk
13 6 (1.44%) Adobe
13 6 (1.44%) Lotus
13 6 (1.44%) SAP
Staines, Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £130 - £180 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £150 to £200 per day dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spencer Rose
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Caterham, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £14 - £16 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago