The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 15 6 19
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13  
Contract jobs citing Windows 12 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.02% 19.51% 3.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 82.76% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 3
Median daily rate £375 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 48 29 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 36.09% 23.58% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 11
Median daily rate £535 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.88% -19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £350 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Canary Wharf

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Canary Wharf

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Canary Wharf

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Windows.

1 8 (32.00%) Finance
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Python
3 6 (24.00%) Apache
3 6 (24.00%) Ruby
3 6 (24.00%) Server Building
4 5 (20.00%) Ansible
4 5 (20.00%) Docker
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (20.00%) tcpdump
4 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (20.00%) IaaS
4 5 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (20.00%) Perl
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (20.00%) Unix
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.00%) MS Office
5 4 (16.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (12.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (12.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (12.00%) Office 365

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) DataSynapse
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.00%) IaaS
2 3 (12.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) tcpdump
1 5 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) NAS
3 2 (8.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) TACACS
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.00%) FCoE
4 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.00%) MPLS
4 1 (4.00%) Multicast
4 1 (4.00%) Skype
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) HBase
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) German Language
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Trainer
3 3 (12.00%) WebLogic Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Trainer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Operations Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Office 365 Trainer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
1 1 (4.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) iSeries
2 2 (8.00%) Tandem
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Derivative
3 1 (4.00%) Equities
3 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) OpenVMS
6 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.00%) Solaris
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps
2 6 (24.00%) Server Building
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security
3 3 (12.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (12.00%) SIEM
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Coaching
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (4.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.00%) Privileged Access Management
5 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Python
1 6 (24.00%) Ruby
2 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (20.00%) Perl
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (4.00%) ACDT
1 1 (4.00%) ACHDS
1 1 (4.00%) ACTC
1 1 (4.00%) CCNA
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) MCDST
1 1 (4.00%) MCP
1 1 (4.00%) MCSA
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) MCSM
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) RACF
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) KVM
4 1 (4.00%) NFS
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.00%) SRDF
4 1 (4.00%) vCloud
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) Packer
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) EMC
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.00%) Apple
4 1 (4.00%) CyberArk
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) Intel
4 1 (4.00%) Lotus
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) TIBCO