The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 6 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 12.00% 7.69% 14.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 27.78% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Median daily rate £118 £310 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.09% +18.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £324 £301
% change year-on-year
+1.93% +7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £14.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Windows
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 28.00% 27.69% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 9
Median daily rate £118 £273 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.88% +3.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £14.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 9 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Windows.

1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) HP
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) Citrix
5 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
6 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
6 5 (27.78%) XenApp
6 5 (27.78%) SAN
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP
7 4 (22.22%) Veeam
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (16.67%) Time Management
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) MCITP
8 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (16.67%) IBM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (11.11%) Apache
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.56%) IIS
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) Skype
5 1 (5.56%) Broadband
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) NAS
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Field Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Field Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Operations Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 2 (11.11%) Web Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (11.11%) jBPM
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.56%) FMCG
1 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Time Management
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITSM
3 1 (5.56%) People Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) SOA
3 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCITP
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 5 (27.78%) XenApp
4 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (5.56%) UAG
6 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) DameWare
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) HP
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Veeam
5 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) Kaspersky
7 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
7 1 (5.56%) Remedy