The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Windsor region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 3.57% 11.11% 14.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 50.00% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Operating Systems Category
Windsor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 7.14% 22.22% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £450 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows
Berkshire

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 18 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) MVC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Windsor, Berkshire
Merlin Entertainments plc
Rate: £8.50 p/h + Benefits - 6 month FTC
Posted: 8 days ago