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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 6 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 10.53% 19.67% 14.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 12
Average daily rate
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£269 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £525 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
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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
8 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 14.04% 19.67% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 13
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 £225 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £525 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 17 (51.52%) MS Office
3 17 (51.52%) ITIL
4 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
5 11 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (27.27%) Retail
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Vista
8 8 (24.24%) Citrix
8 8 (24.24%) Blackberry
9 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
9 7 (21.21%) MCP
9 7 (21.21%) SAP
9 7 (21.21%) Remedy
9 7 (21.21%) Apple iOS
9 7 (21.21%) Android
10 6 (18.18%) FMCG
10 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
11 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
12 4 (12.12%) Service Management
12 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
12 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (12.12%) SQL
12 4 (12.12%) ITSM
12 4 (12.12%) Smartphone
12 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
12 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (51.52%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) Wireless
3 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (27.27%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Support Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Release Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Desktop Support
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Server Support
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support
7 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
1 2 (6.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (24.24%) Blackberry
3 6 (18.18%) FMCG
4 4 (12.12%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Statistics
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 11 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Vista
5 7 (21.21%) Apple iOS
5 7 (21.21%) Android
6 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.06%) UNIX
8 2 (6.06%) AIX
8 2 (6.06%) Linux
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.12%) Service Management
3 4 (12.12%) ITSM
3 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Line Management
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.06%) Korn
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) Ruby
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) MCP
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) HNC
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PMP
4 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
1 2 (6.06%) COBIT
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Citrix
3 7 (21.21%) SAP
3 7 (21.21%) Remedy
4 3 (9.09%) Dell
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) VMware
6 1 (3.03%) SolidWorks
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco
6 1 (3.03%) EMC
6 1 (3.03%) NetIQ
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