The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 24 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 28.92% 10.14% 6.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.55% 70.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Windows
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 53.01% 14.49% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 1
Average daily rate £350 £245 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -42.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.79% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) DNS
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (33.33%) HP
4 8 (33.33%) VMware
4 8 (33.33%) Citrix
5 7 (29.17%) Cisco
5 7 (29.17%) DHCP
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) Firewall
5 7 (29.17%) SAN
5 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (20.83%) NetApp
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (16.67%) LAN
7 4 (16.67%) WAN
7 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (16.67%) IBM
7 4 (16.67%) Internet
7 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (16.67%) vSphere
7 4 (16.67%) Clustering
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) DHCP
2 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) LAN
3 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 4 (16.67%) Internet
4 3 (12.50%) Telnet
4 3 (12.50%) SSH
4 3 (12.50%) PuTTY
5 2 (8.33%) NAS
5 2 (8.33%) LDAP
5 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security
6 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Local Government
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) DBA
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Wintel Support
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Storage Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 2 (8.33%) Database Security
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.33%) High Availability
3 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.17%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) OCA
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) vSphere
4 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) XenApp
5 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (8.33%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) HP
2 8 (33.33%) Citrix
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) NetApp
5 4 (16.67%) IBM
6 3 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (8.33%) Dell
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle
7 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.17%) Veritas
8 1 (4.17%) Brocade
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £377.36 per day
Posted: 6 days ago