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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 11.54% 5.00% 15.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 44.44% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£375 £450 £123
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +267.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Operating Systems Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 11.54% 11.25% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate £375 £275 £123
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +124.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.32%

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 3 March 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 5 (55.56%) MS Office
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Google
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) ADSL
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) MCP
3 3 (33.33%) MOS
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) XenApp
4 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) ADSL
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Service Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MOS
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) XenApp
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
1 4 (44.44%) Google
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) MobileIron
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