Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 13 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 8.89% 11.96% 10.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 39.29% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Basildon median daily rate £160 £313 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.80% +160.42% -73.33%
Essex median daily rate £325 £300 £270
% change year-on-year +8.33% +11.11% -22.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Basildon median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +37.25% -
10th Percentile £35.50 £32.40 £23.90
90th Percentile £36.50 £44.65 £43.20
Essex median hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +81.82% - -

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Basildon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 22.22% 30.43% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 4
Basildon median daily rate £160 £263 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.05% -41.99% +1.97%
10th Percentile £139 £166 £219
90th Percentile £393 £342 £487
Essex median daily rate £425 £335 £375
% change year-on-year +26.87% -10.67% -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 8
Basildon median hourly rate £62.50 £35.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.57% -4.11% +1.39%
10th Percentile £38.50 £31.18 £24.58
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.63 £42.78
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% +96.97% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basildon.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Basildon

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows in Basildon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Basildon

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Basildon over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Basildon

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Basildon

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basildon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) AccuRev
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) WebEx
2 1 (25.00%) EclipseLink
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Workload Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) OSGi
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WebEx
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) AccuRev
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) EclipseLink
1 1 (25.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Java SE
1 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (25.00%) JPA
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSR 170
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SAML
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Struts
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XHTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos