Period
to 9 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Channel Islands 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 9 March 2021 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
UK > Channel Islands
6 months to
9 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 3 5 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 8 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the Channel Islands 11.11% 25.81% 9.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.00% +25.00%
UK median daily rate £390 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +14.71% -9.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £15.86 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -6.71% +6.25% +5.54%

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 the Channel Islands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Channel Islands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Channel Islands 11.11% 25.81% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.00% +25.00%
UK median daily rate £450 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.95
% change year-on-year -0.40% +3.24% +2.73%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in the Channel Islands

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Channel Islands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in the Channel Islands

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Channel Islands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows in the Channel Islands.

Daily rate trend for Windows in the Channel Islands

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Channel Islands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows in the Channel Islands.

Hourly rate trend for Windows in the Channel Islands

Windows
Contract Job Locations in the Channel Islands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Channel Islands region over the 6 months to 9 March 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Jersey +5 1 - -
Windows
UK

For the 6 months to 9 March 2021, 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 Channel Islands region with a requirement for Windows.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) GoToMeeting
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Channel Islands 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 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) GoToMeeting
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Deskside Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Deskside Support
1 1 (100.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft