The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 26.67% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Windows
Berkshire

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 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 26.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Windsor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Windsor region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Windsor 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 7 (77.78%) IIS
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (66.67%) SEO
2 6 (66.67%) CMS
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) Web Design
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 3 (33.33%) Google
5 3 (33.33%) Google Tag Manager
5 3 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (33.33%) Sitecore
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 3 (33.33%) User Experience
6 2 (22.22%) OO

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Windsor 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 7 (77.78%) IIS
2 6 (66.67%) CMS
3 3 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Web Developer
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 6 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# Web Developer
4 4 (44.44%) CMS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) CSS3
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) HTML5
1 6 (66.67%) jQuery
1 6 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
3 1 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) SEO
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
5 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
2 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google
1 3 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) VMware