The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorking 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
Surrey / Dorking
Rank 4 2 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorking 42.86% 25.00% 4.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +150.00%  
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 Dorking with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Dorking
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorking 57.14% 50.00% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £325 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +150.00%  
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 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorking 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 Dorking

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Dorking

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Dorking

Windows
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dorking

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 Dorking region with a requirement for Windows.

1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (75.00%) AS400
2 6 (75.00%) Wyse
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Hitachi
2 6 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) DB2
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) iSeries
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking 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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) DB2
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
1 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (25.00%) Floorwalker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) AS400
1 6 (75.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (75.00%) iSeries
1 6 (75.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Hitachi
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Wyse