Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 15 17
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 14.00% 9.78% 11.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.75% 47.37% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Basildon median daily rate £261 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.40% - -
Essex median daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Basildon median hourly rate £26.22 £33.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.73% +31.37% -
10th Percentile £26.00 £31.75 £23.60
90th Percentile £33.48 £35.25 £43.00
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -13.16% +15.15%

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 16 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 32.00% 20.65% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 4
Basildon median daily rate £261 £283 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.52% -33.92% -3.66%
10th Percentile £141 £236 £358
90th Percentile £426 £343 £487
Essex median daily rate £425 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 9
Basildon median hourly rate £62.50 £32.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.31% -10.96% +11.45%
10th Percentile £26.44 £19.75 £23.80
90th Percentile £63.75 £35.70 £42.10
Essex median hourly rate £33.25 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +101.50% -13.16% +15.15%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) AccuRev
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) VMS
3 2 (28.57%) OpenVMS
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis

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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WebEx
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) AccuRev
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Gradle
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Scripter
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Ext JS
2 1 (14.29%) Java SE
2 1 (14.29%) JAX-WS
2 1 (14.29%) JPA
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) JSR 170
2 1 (14.29%) OSGi
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SAML
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Struts
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XHTML
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) OpenVMS
3 2 (28.57%) VMS
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) B2C
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) SOLID
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Siemens
2 1 (14.29%) Sophos