The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Surrey / Woking
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 21 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 28.00% 34.62% 11.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.63% 56.25% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 4
Median daily rate £356 £520 £214
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.49% +143.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £220 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £617 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +10.34%

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

Operating Systems Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 42.67% 61.54% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 4
Median daily rate £350 £375 £214
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +75.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £100 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £640 £296
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.59% +11.29%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Woking region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Woking region with a requirement for Windows.

1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (24.00%) DevOps
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Unix
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) QA
6 4 (16.00%) CMS
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (16.00%) Python
6 4 (16.00%) MySQL
6 4 (16.00%) HP
6 4 (16.00%) Citrix
6 4 (16.00%) CCA
6 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (16.00%) Puppet
6 4 (16.00%) YAML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) CMS
1 4 (16.00%) Drupal
1 4 (16.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Law
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Migration Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Test Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) JSON
1 4 (16.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) iPhone
3 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.00%) iPad
4 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) DevOps
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.00%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (4.00%) ITSM
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CCA
1 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (16.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Ansible
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
1 4 (16.00%) XenMobile
2 2 (8.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix
2 4 (16.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Altiris
3 2 (8.00%) Dell
3 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.00%) AppSense
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Nokia
4 1 (4.00%) SAP