The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 12 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 13.48% 20.00% 15.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 79.17% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 9
Average daily rate
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£263 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £222 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £524 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.81 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.38% -7.81%
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
16 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 17.98% 25.26% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 12
Average daily rate £263 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £295 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 29 (70.73%) Microsoft
2 23 (56.10%) ITIL
2 23 (56.10%) Windows 7
3 21 (51.22%) MS Office
4 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
5 15 (36.59%) Windows XP
5 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (31.71%) Retail
7 12 (29.27%) Windows Vista
7 12 (29.27%) Blackberry
7 12 (29.27%) Citrix
8 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
8 11 (26.83%) Remedy
8 11 (26.83%) Android
8 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (26.83%) Apple iOS
9 7 (17.07%) MCP
10 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
10 6 (14.63%) SAP
10 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
10 6 (14.63%) FMCG
11 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
11 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (9.76%) Service Management
12 4 (9.76%) ITSM
12 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
12 4 (9.76%) Migration
12 4 (9.76%) Smartphone
12 4 (9.76%) Incident Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (51.22%) MS Office
2 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 2 (4.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (31.71%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Analyst
2 15 (36.59%) Service Analyst
2 15 (36.59%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Release Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Desktop Support
5 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support
6 3 (7.32%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Server Support
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Server Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) CSS
1 2 (4.88%) HTML
1 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
1 2 (4.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (29.27%) Blackberry
3 6 (14.63%) FMCG
4 4 (9.76%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Statistics
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Windows 7
2 15 (36.59%) Windows XP
3 12 (29.27%) Windows Vista
4 11 (26.83%) Android
4 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (26.83%) Apple iOS
5 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.88%) UNIX
8 2 (4.88%) AIX
8 2 (4.88%) Linux
9 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
3 4 (9.76%) Service Management
3 4 (9.76%) ITSM
3 4 (9.76%) Migration
3 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
3 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
3 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.88%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Line Management
4 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.44%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.44%) DevOps
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Time Management
5 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.44%) Information Governance
5 1 (2.44%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.88%) C
2 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.88%) Korn
2 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) Ruby
3 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) MCP
2 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.88%) PMP
3 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.88%) CISSP
3 2 (4.88%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) MCTS
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) ISSAP
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) COBIT
3 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (29.27%) Citrix
3 11 (26.83%) Remedy
4 6 (14.63%) SAP
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) Dell
6 1 (2.44%) VMware
6 1 (2.44%) EMC
6 1 (2.44%) NetIQ
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