The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wellingborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wellingborough 80.00% 75.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 75.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£110 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.81 £15.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -7.14%
Windows
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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 Wellingborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Wellingborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wellingborough 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £110 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wellingborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Wellingborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wellingborough

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Wellingborough

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Wellingborough

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Wellingborough

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Wellingborough

Windows
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wellingborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wellingborough 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 8 (88.89%) Windows XP
1 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Vista
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) MS Office
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (66.67%) Dell
3 6 (66.67%) Dell Certification
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) PDA
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wellingborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wellingborough 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Desktop Support
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Support Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Support Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Desktop Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Deskside Support
2 6 (66.67%) Deskside Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Deskside Support Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows XP
1 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Vista
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Dell