The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wembley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wembley 28.57% 10.00% 25.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £120 £175 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -20.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 - £15.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Windows
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Wembley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wembley 28.57% 10.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £120 £175 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -20.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 - £15.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wembley

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wembley

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Wembley

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Wembley

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Wembley

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Wembley

Windows
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Wembley

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wembley 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 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) NHS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wembley by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wembley 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft