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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 210 231 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.77% 16.54% 16.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.85% 58.19% 65.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 119 117
Median daily rate £375 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
- +8.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 25 26
Median hourly rate £31.75 £30.00 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% +86.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +5.73%
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
363 397 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.71% 28.42% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 225 177
Median daily rate £390 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 30
Median hourly rate £41.00 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.69% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £30.00
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 19 £281 -19.85% 7
Staines +9 18 £513 +46.42% 2
Redhill -2 15 £300 -14.28% 5
Egham +14 14 £338 - 2
Woking +7 14 £450 +87.50% 6
Camberley -6 10 £425 - 2
Leatherhead +12 8 £325 -17.46% 6
Weybridge -2 8 £488 +21.87% 5
Cobham +1 7 £385 +10.00%
Epsom +1 5 £200 +10.34% 5
Banstead 0 2 £181 -62.82%
Reigate -6 2 £449 +43.60% 2
Tadworth - 2 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £270 -
Addlestone - 2 - -
Caterham - 1 £80 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 170 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 155 (35.07%) Active Directory
3 111 (25.11%) Windows Server
4 109 (24.66%) Linux
5 101 (22.85%) VMware
6 88 (19.91%) ITIL
7 86 (19.46%) MS Office
8 85 (19.23%) Windows 7
9 75 (16.97%) Citrix
10 70 (15.84%) MS Excel
11 68 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 65 (14.71%) SCCM
12 65 (14.71%) SQL Server
13 63 (14.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 62 (14.03%) SQL
14 62 (14.03%) Finance
15 59 (13.35%) PowerShell
16 57 (12.90%) Office 365
16 57 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
17 53 (11.99%) TCP/IP
18 52 (11.76%) MS Exchange
18 52 (11.76%) Cisco
19 50 (11.31%) WAN
19 50 (11.31%) C#
20 48 (10.86%) Migration
20 48 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
21 46 (10.41%) .NET
21 46 (10.41%) Oracle
22 45 (10.18%) LAN
22 45 (10.18%) Data Centre

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 52 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 22 (4.98%) Skype for Business
3 20 (4.52%) SharePoint
4 19 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (4.30%) IIS
5 14 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.04%) Apache
8 9 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (1.81%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.13%) CMS
11 5 (1.13%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.90%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.68%) ColdFusion
13 3 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.68%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.45%) JRun
Applications
1 86 (19.46%) MS Office
2 70 (15.84%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.90%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.45%) InDesign
5 2 (0.45%) QuarkXPress
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.23%) MS Project
6 1 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.45%) Sage X3
3 2 (0.45%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.23%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 57 (12.90%) Office 365
2 23 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (3.17%) IaaS
4 14 (3.17%) PaaS
5 5 (1.13%) SaaS
6 4 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (0.68%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.45%) GitHub
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 53 (11.99%) TCP/IP
2 50 (11.31%) WAN
3 45 (10.18%) LAN
4 44 (9.95%) SAN
5 39 (8.82%) Firewall
6 35 (7.92%) DNS
7 32 (7.24%) Internet
8 30 (6.79%) VPN
9 24 (5.43%) DHCP
10 21 (4.75%) NAS
11 20 (4.52%) Intranet
11 20 (4.52%) Network Security
12 16 (3.62%) SSL
13 14 (3.17%) IPsec
13 14 (3.17%) Skype
14 12 (2.71%) Wireless
15 8 (1.81%) MPLS
15 8 (1.81%) Remote Desktop
16 7 (1.58%) Fibre Channel
16 7 (1.58%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.71%) DB2
2 12 (2.71%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.49%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.58%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.36%) MySQL
6 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.13%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.13%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.68%) JasperReports
9 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (4.52%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.30%) Visual Studio
3 17 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (3.17%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.49%) Subversion
6 8 (1.81%) NUnit
7 7 (1.58%) Maven
8 6 (1.36%) MSBuild
9 4 (0.90%) Ant
9 4 (0.90%) Grunt
9 4 (0.90%) JIRA
10 3 (0.68%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.68%) FxCop
10 3 (0.68%) Metasploit
10 3 (0.68%) Moq
10 3 (0.68%) MSI
10 3 (0.68%) NDepend
10 3 (0.68%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.68%) Selenium
10 3 (0.68%) StyleCop
General
1 62 (14.03%) Finance
2 12 (2.71%) Retail
3 9 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.58%) Advertising
4 7 (1.58%) Banking
5 5 (1.13%) Back Office
5 5 (1.13%) Law
6 4 (0.90%) Games
6 4 (0.90%) Legal
6 4 (0.90%) Marketing
7 2 (0.45%) Billing
7 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.23%) Front Office
8 1 (0.23%) Local Government
8 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (14.03%) Analyst
2 59 (13.35%) Developer
3 53 (11.99%) Support Engineer
4 34 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 32 (7.24%) Windows Engineer
6 28 (6.33%) .NET Developer
6 28 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 27 (6.11%) Support Analyst
8 25 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
9 24 (5.43%) Architect
9 24 (5.43%) Service Analyst
9 24 (5.43%) Service Desk Analyst
10 23 (5.20%) Consultant
11 22 (4.98%) Administrator
12 20 (4.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 20 (4.52%) Office 365 Engineer
13 19 (4.30%) C# Developer
14 18 (4.07%) Deployment Engineer
14 18 (4.07%) IT Support
15 17 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (10.41%) .NET
2 29 (6.56%) ASP.NET
3 26 (5.88%) Web Services
4 24 (5.43%) XML
5 22 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (4.30%) CSS
7 18 (4.07%) HTML
8 15 (3.39%) jQuery
9 10 (2.26%) HTML5
10 8 (1.81%) WCF
11 7 (1.58%) JSON
12 6 (1.36%) Node.js
13 5 (1.13%) .NET Framework
13 5 (1.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 5 (1.13%) Middleware
13 5 (1.13%) Reactive Extensions
13 5 (1.13%) Regular Expression
13 5 (1.13%) REST
13 5 (1.13%) SOAP
13 5 (1.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.18%) Data Centre
2 22 (4.98%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.52%) Blackberry
4 19 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.85%) Clustering
6 14 (3.17%) User Experience
7 13 (2.94%) AS400
8 10 (2.26%) Client/Server
8 10 (2.26%) Driving Licence
8 10 (2.26%) iSeries
9 8 (1.81%) EMC VNX
9 8 (1.81%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.81%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.58%) Contactless
10 7 (1.58%) RSA SecurID
11 6 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (1.36%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 111 (25.11%) Windows Server
2 109 (24.66%) Linux
3 85 (19.23%) Windows 7
4 63 (14.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 45 (10.18%) Windows 10
7 41 (9.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (8.60%) Unix
9 29 (6.56%) Windows XP
10 23 (5.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (4.98%) Windows 8
12 19 (4.30%) Apple iOS
13 15 (3.39%) CentOS
14 13 (2.94%) Android
15 11 (2.49%) Solaris
16 6 (1.36%) AIX
16 6 (1.36%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.90%) Windows NT
18 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
19 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (19.91%) ITIL
2 48 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (10.86%) Migration
3 36 (8.14%) Project Management
4 33 (7.47%) MVC
5 31 (7.01%) Service Delivery
6 24 (5.43%) Change Management
6 24 (5.43%) Scrum
7 23 (5.20%) Service Management
8 18 (4.07%) Incident Management
8 18 (4.07%) SOA
9 17 (3.85%) CRM
9 17 (3.85%) PRINCE2
10 14 (3.17%) SDLC
10 14 (3.17%) Software Engineering
11 12 (2.71%) Analytics
11 12 (2.71%) Configuration Management
11 12 (2.71%) Information Security
11 12 (2.71%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (2.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (14.03%) SQL
2 59 (13.35%) PowerShell
3 50 (11.31%) C#
4 41 (9.28%) JavaScript
5 29 (6.56%) Python
6 21 (4.75%) Java
7 19 (4.30%) Ruby
8 18 (4.07%) C++
9 17 (3.85%) Perl
10 13 (2.94%) C
11 12 (2.71%) VB.NET
12 11 (2.49%) Embedded C++
12 11 (2.49%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.26%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.26%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.04%) VBScript
15 8 (1.81%) VB
16 5 (1.13%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.68%) PHP
18 2 (0.45%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 41 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (8.60%) Degree
3 33 (7.47%) MCSE
4 21 (4.75%) Security Cleared
5 18 (4.07%) SC Cleared
6 17 (3.85%) MCP
7 13 (2.94%) MCDST
8 10 (2.26%) CISSP
9 9 (2.04%) MCSA
10 8 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.90%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.90%) CCIE
12 4 (0.90%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.90%) GIAC
13 3 (0.68%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.68%) CISA
13 3 (0.68%) CISM
13 3 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.39%) SLA
2 9 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.58%) COBIT
3 7 (1.58%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.13%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.68%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 155 (35.07%) Active Directory
2 68 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (8.82%) XenApp
4 27 (6.11%) vSphere
5 23 (5.20%) Hyper-V
6 16 (3.62%) XenDesktop
7 14 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (2.49%) vCloud
9 10 (2.26%) VMware ESX
10 8 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (1.58%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (1.13%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.90%) NFS
13 4 (0.90%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.68%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.68%) XenServer
15 2 (0.45%) NDS
15 2 (0.45%) NetIQ eDirectory
16 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 65 (14.71%) SCCM
2 25 (5.66%) Puppet
3 18 (4.07%) NetBackup
3 18 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (3.17%) Ansible
5 11 (2.49%) Backup Exec
5 11 (2.49%) SCOM
6 9 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (1.58%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (1.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (1.58%) WSUS
8 6 (1.36%) SCVMM
8 6 (1.36%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.13%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (0.90%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.90%) QRadar
10 4 (0.90%) Simpana
10 4 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (0.68%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 170 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 101 (22.85%) VMware
3 75 (16.97%) Citrix
4 52 (11.76%) Cisco
5 46 (10.41%) Oracle
6 29 (6.56%) HP
7 22 (4.98%) Red Hat
8 15 (3.39%) EMC
8 15 (3.39%) Intel Security
9 14 (3.17%) CheckPoint
10 12 (2.71%) Apple
10 12 (2.71%) Juniper
10 12 (2.71%) ServiceNow
11 11 (2.49%) Sybase
12 10 (2.26%) NetApp
12 10 (2.26%) Symantec
13 9 (2.04%) Adobe
13 9 (2.04%) Palo Alto
13 9 (2.04%) Splunk
14 8 (1.81%) IBM
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