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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 4.35% - 6.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£145 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £304
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
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 Windsor region.

Operating Systems Category
Windsor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 6.52% 4.17% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £145 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 28 November 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) DRM
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Management
1 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory