The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 647 618 604
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -14
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 4 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.011% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.041% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Median daily rate £425 £425 £216
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +96.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £188
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +86.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14868 14585 14718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.77% 26.94% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10530 9574 9788
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 203 179
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.53 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing X-Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

X-Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

X-Windows
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing X-Windows within the UK.

X-Windows Daily Rate Trend in the UK

X-Windows
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing X-Windows within the UK.

X-Windows Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

X-Windows
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X-Windows within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England -10 3 £425 -5.55% 2
North West - 3 £425 -
South East -5 2 £425 +41.66%
Chester - 2 £425 -
Camberley - 2 £425 -
Cheshire - 2 £425 -
Surrey - 2 £425 -
Manchester - 1 - -

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing X-Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for X-Windows.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) Samba
6 1 (11.11%) Android
6 1 (11.11%) iPhone
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) PBX
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
1 2 (22.22%) Migration Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) VMWare Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Floorwalker
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Server Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Casper Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
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