The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Feltham 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 23 April 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
London / Feltham
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 - 8
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Feltham 18.52% - 8.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% - 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £265
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year -0.73% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.63 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.09% +1.66%  

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 Feltham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Feltham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 1 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Feltham 29.63% 2.13% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.20% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £23.75
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 Feltham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Feltham 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 Feltham

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Feltham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Feltham

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Feltham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Feltham

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Feltham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 10 (83.33%) VMware
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (33.33%) System Testing
6 4 (33.33%) SDLC
7 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
8 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 2 (16.67%) C
8 2 (16.67%) FTP
8 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (16.67%) DNS
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (16.67%) Network Design
8 2 (16.67%) XMPP
8 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
8 2 (16.67%) CMS
8 2 (16.67%) PuTTY
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
8 2 (16.67%) Skype

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Feltham 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) FTP
2 2 (16.67%) PuTTY
2 2 (16.67%) Skype
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Integrator
4 1 (8.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XMPP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (8.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) SDLC
1 4 (33.33%) System Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (8.33%) Contract Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Sophos
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec