The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 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 28 June 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 / Hammersmith
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 3 9
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 4.65% 16.13% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 50.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £120 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -56.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year -0.73% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.13 £15.25
% change year-on-year -10.07% +5.73%  

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 Hammersmith with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Hammersmith
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 10 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 37.21% 32.26% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 11
Median daily rate £555 £150 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +270.00% -45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £120 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £538 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Hammersmith

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Hammersmith

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Hammersmith region with a requirement for Windows.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) NServiceBus
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (33.33%) RavenDB
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Fiddler
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hammersmith 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 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) NServiceBus
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Fiddler
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) CommVault
3 1 (16.67%) Polycom
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) VMware