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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
Rank 8 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 14.10% 12.50% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 91.67% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £150 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.97 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.46% +6.66%

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
12 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 15.38% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £150 £278 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 January 2017, 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Windows.

1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) EFT
3 8 (57.14%) Unix
4 5 (35.71%) QA
4 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (35.71%) Ruby
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
4 5 (35.71%) Internet
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) LAMP
4 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (35.71%) Clustering
4 5 (35.71%) C
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 5 (35.71%) Apache
4 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) FTP
4 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (35.71%) SSL
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) FTP
1 5 (35.71%) Internet
1 5 (35.71%) SSL
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (14.29%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) LAMP
1 5 (35.71%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) EFT
2 5 (35.71%) Clustering
3 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 5 (35.71%) C
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) PayPal