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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 204 260 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.03% 19.25% 17.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.11% 61.18% 67.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 163 95
Median daily rate £350 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 21 51
Median hourly rate £16.38 £15.63 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.80% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £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
304 425 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.36% 31.46% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 277 183
Median daily rate £353 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.87% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 29 53
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £39.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 2 December 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 25 £325 +23.80% 12
Staines +10 20 £475 +23.77% 4
Farnham - 14 £105 - 4
Leatherhead +11 8 £145 -63.75% 8
Egham 0 8 £425 - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 8 £95 -
Cobham +1 6 £350 -16.66%
Chertsey 0 6 £155 +8.77% 2
Caterham - 6 - -
Redhill -2 5 £263 - 4
Woking -14 5 £300 -12.72% 9
Epsom -3 4 £98 -41.79% 3
Reigate +1 2 £175 -41.66%
Dorking - 2 £230 -
Camberley +1 1 - -
Tadworth +1 1 - -
Weybridge -3 1 £123 -5.76% 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 142 (33.57%) Microsoft
2 129 (30.50%) Active Directory
3 122 (28.84%) Windows Server
4 121 (28.61%) VMware
5 99 (23.40%) MS Office
6 97 (22.93%) Linux
7 87 (20.57%) Windows 7
8 74 (17.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 70 (16.55%) PowerShell
10 64 (15.13%) Office 365
11 60 (14.18%) Cisco
12 57 (13.48%) ITIL
12 57 (13.48%) Migration
13 55 (13.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 53 (12.53%) Citrix
15 51 (12.06%) MS Excel
16 49 (11.58%) TCP/IP
16 49 (11.58%) Finance
17 48 (11.35%) SQL Server
17 48 (11.35%) SQL
18 47 (11.11%) SCCM
19 46 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
20 45 (10.64%) MS Exchange
21 44 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
22 42 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
22 42 (9.93%) Windows 10
23 38 (8.98%) Degree
24 37 (8.75%) MCSE
24 37 (8.75%) Firewall
25 35 (8.27%) C#

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 45 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 23 (5.44%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.44%) Skype for Business
3 20 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (4.49%) IIS
5 17 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (3.78%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (2.60%) IBM Notes
8 7 (1.65%) Apache
8 7 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.42%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.47%) CMS
11 2 (0.47%) Drupal
11 2 (0.47%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.47%) WordPress
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 99 (23.40%) MS Office
2 51 (12.06%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.36%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.42%) MS Project
5 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.71%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.47%) InDesign
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 24 (5.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.18%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.47%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.24%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.24%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 64 (15.13%) Office 365
2 29 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.36%) IaaS
4 10 (2.36%) PaaS
5 4 (0.95%) GitHub
6 2 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.47%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.47%) SaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.24%) G Suite
7 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 49 (11.58%) TCP/IP
2 37 (8.75%) Firewall
3 31 (7.33%) SAN
4 30 (7.09%) MPLS
4 30 (7.09%) VPN
5 27 (6.38%) WAN
6 24 (5.67%) LAN
6 24 (5.67%) Network Security
7 23 (5.44%) Internet
8 22 (5.20%) DNS
9 21 (4.96%) Skype
10 18 (4.26%) SSL
11 15 (3.55%) IPsec
12 13 (3.07%) Wireless
13 11 (2.60%) DHCP
13 11 (2.60%) VoIP
14 10 (2.36%) Intranet
14 10 (2.36%) NAS
15 9 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (1.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (11.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 7 (1.65%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.47%) MySQL
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (3.78%) Visual Studio
3 12 (2.84%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.13%) MSBuild
5 7 (1.65%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.42%) Metasploit
7 4 (0.95%) MSI
7 4 (0.95%) NUnit
7 4 (0.95%) Subversion
8 3 (0.71%) Selenium
9 2 (0.47%) Ant
9 2 (0.47%) JIRA
9 2 (0.47%) Maven
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.24%) FxCop
10 1 (0.24%) Moq
10 1 (0.24%) NDepend
10 1 (0.24%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.24%) StyleCop
10 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (11.58%) Finance
2 19 (4.49%) Retail
3 14 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.89%) Law
5 5 (1.18%) Advertising
6 4 (0.95%) Korean Language
6 4 (0.95%) Marketing
7 3 (0.71%) Legal
7 3 (0.71%) Local Government
7 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.47%) Back Office
8 2 (0.47%) Billing
8 2 (0.47%) Military
9 1 (0.24%) Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.24%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (12.77%) Support Engineer
2 43 (10.17%) Analyst
3 37 (8.75%) Developer
4 35 (8.27%) Architect
5 34 (8.04%) Desktop Support
6 32 (7.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 32 (7.57%) Windows Engineer
7 31 (7.33%) Infrastructure Architect
8 28 (6.62%) Consultant
9 23 (5.44%) Service Analyst
10 22 (5.20%) Network Infrastructure Architect
10 22 (5.20%) Service Desk Analyst
11 21 (4.96%) 1st Line Support
11 21 (4.96%) Office 365 Engineer
12 20 (4.73%) Desktop Engineer
12 20 (4.73%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
13 19 (4.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 19 (4.49%) Cisco Architect
13 19 (4.49%) Project Manager
14 18 (4.26%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.38%) .NET
2 15 (3.55%) XML
3 12 (2.84%) Web Services
4 11 (2.60%) .NET Framework
5 10 (2.36%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.89%) JSON
6 8 (1.89%) Node.js
6 8 (1.89%) REST
6 8 (1.89%) SOAP
6 8 (1.89%) WCF
7 7 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (1.65%) Express
7 7 (1.65%) Regular Expression
8 6 (1.42%) CSS
8 6 (1.42%) HTML
9 5 (1.18%) jQuery
9 5 (1.18%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 5 (1.18%) Middleware
9 5 (1.18%) Reactive Extensions
10 4 (0.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.09%) Data Centre
2 19 (4.49%) Blackberry
2 19 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.78%) User Experience
4 12 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.60%) Driving Licence
5 11 (2.60%) Smartphone
6 10 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.89%) Clustering
8 8 (1.89%) iPad
9 7 (1.65%) iPhone
10 6 (1.42%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (0.95%) HP StoreVirtual
11 4 (0.95%) RSA SecurID
12 3 (0.71%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.47%) Blog
13 2 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 122 (28.84%) Windows Server
2 97 (22.93%) Linux
3 87 (20.57%) Windows 7
4 55 (13.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (9.93%) Windows 10
7 31 (7.33%) Unix
8 26 (6.15%) Windows XP
9 23 (5.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (4.73%) CentOS
10 20 (4.73%) Windows 8
11 18 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (3.31%) Apple iOS
13 11 (2.60%) Android
14 9 (2.13%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.42%) Ubuntu
16 5 (1.18%) Solaris
17 3 (0.71%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.71%) SUSE
18 2 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (13.48%) ITIL
1 57 (13.48%) Migration
2 46 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (6.15%) Incident Management
4 25 (5.91%) Service Management
5 22 (5.20%) Project Management
6 20 (4.73%) MVC
7 18 (4.26%) Scrum
8 16 (3.78%) Service Delivery
9 15 (3.55%) Network Design
10 14 (3.31%) SDLC
11 13 (3.07%) Software Engineering
12 12 (2.84%) PRINCE2
13 10 (2.36%) Build Automation
13 10 (2.36%) OOD
13 10 (2.36%) Use Case
14 9 (2.13%) Continuous Delivery
14 9 (2.13%) Mentoring
14 9 (2.13%) Open Source
14 9 (2.13%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 70 (16.55%) PowerShell
2 48 (11.35%) SQL
3 35 (8.27%) C#
4 29 (6.86%) Python
5 26 (6.15%) JavaScript
6 21 (4.96%) Ruby
7 19 (4.49%) Java
8 16 (3.78%) Perl
9 15 (3.55%) C++
10 11 (2.60%) Bash Shell
10 11 (2.60%) T-SQL
10 11 (2.60%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.36%) C
12 9 (2.13%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.65%) Embedded C++
14 5 (1.18%) PHP
15 3 (0.71%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.71%) VBScript
16 2 (0.47%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (8.98%) Degree
3 37 (8.75%) MCSE
4 34 (8.04%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (6.15%) CCIE
6 25 (5.91%) Security Cleared
7 22 (5.20%) SC Cleared
8 9 (2.13%) CCNP
9 8 (1.89%) MCP
10 7 (1.65%) CCNA
11 6 (1.42%) CISSP
11 6 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.18%) AWS Certification
12 5 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.95%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.95%) GIAC
13 4 (0.95%) MCDST
14 3 (0.71%) CEH
14 3 (0.71%) MCSA
14 3 (0.71%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.36%) SLA
2 4 (0.95%) ISO 9000
2 4 (0.95%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 129 (30.50%) Active Directory
2 74 (17.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (6.15%) Hyper-V
4 24 (5.67%) vSphere
5 23 (5.44%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (4.02%) vCloud
7 16 (3.78%) XenApp
8 5 (1.18%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.95%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.71%) NFS
11 2 (0.47%) NDS
11 2 (0.47%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 2 (0.47%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.24%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 47 (11.11%) SCCM
2 24 (5.67%) Puppet
3 19 (4.49%) Ansible
4 16 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.65%) SCOM
5 7 (1.65%) vRealize
6 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (0.95%) Packer
7 4 (0.95%) QRadar
8 3 (0.71%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.47%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.47%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.47%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 142 (33.57%) Microsoft
2 121 (28.61%) VMware
3 60 (14.18%) Cisco
4 53 (12.53%) Citrix
5 23 (5.44%) Oracle
6 17 (4.02%) HP
7 15 (3.55%) Apple
8 14 (3.31%) NetApp
8 14 (3.31%) Red Hat
8 14 (3.31%) ServiceNow
9 11 (2.60%) Lotus
10 10 (2.36%) CheckPoint
11 9 (2.13%) AppDynamics
11 9 (2.13%) Dell
11 9 (2.13%) Intel Security
11 9 (2.13%) Juniper
12 8 (1.89%) Altiris
12 8 (1.89%) EMC
13 6 (1.42%) arcserve
14 5 (1.18%) TOWER Software
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