The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brentford with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
London / Brentford
Rank - 10 12
Contract jobs citing Windows 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brentford - 5.26% 8.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 66.67% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Median daily rate - £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.45% +6.89%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Brentford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3 3 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brentford 9.09% 7.89% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 12
Median daily rate - £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brentford citing Windows as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Brentford

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Brentford

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brentford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Brentford

Windows
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Brentford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft