The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Berkshire / Windsor
Rank 7 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 11.76% 18.75% 8.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £153 £375 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.33% +141.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

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

Operating Systems Category
Windsor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 47.06% 25.00% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
Median daily rate £550 £375 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +141.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Windsor region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Windsor

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Windsor

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Windsor

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Windsor

Windows
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Windsor region with a requirement for Windows.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Android

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) VMware