The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / Thames Valley
Rank - - 1
Contract jobs citing Windows 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - - 40.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Thames Valley region.

Operating Systems Category
Thames Valley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Thames Valley region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Thames Valley region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Thames Valley region.

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

Windows
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for Windows.

1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) Snort
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) RSA Security Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Security Monitoring

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft