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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 12 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 17.91% 7.61% 10.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 58.33% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Median daily rate £358 £170 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.29% -57.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £265 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £14.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +6.89%
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
20 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 29.85% 13.04% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 4
Median daily rate £358 £170 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.29% -57.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £123 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £300 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £14.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) Tcl
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System

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 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) SSIS Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) SSRS Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Storage Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) UAT Lead
5 1 (6.67%) UAT Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (13.33%) jBPM
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
1 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (6.67%) Application Discovery
4 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) C
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) Perl
3 3 (20.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle