Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 23 November 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 8 5
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 30 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 9.58% 10.14% 14.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.25% 63.83% 69.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 20
Hounslow median daily rate £400 £455 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.09% +51.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £133 £138 £115
90th Percentile £575 £516 £440
West London median daily rate £350 £250 £300
% change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 12
Hounslow median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -5.56% -52.00%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.63 £16.00
90th Percentile £14.25 £109.88 £20.00
West London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +13.33% -10.45% +11.67%

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 Hounslow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 96 47 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 30.67% 15.88% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 21 37
Hounslow median daily rate £488 £415 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.47% +25.76% -8.97%
10th Percentile £299 £138 £98
90th Percentile £575 £513 £452
West London median daily rate £450 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +16.13% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 13
Hounslow median hourly rate £13.00 £25.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.51% +43.06% -48.57%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.08 £16.00
90th Percentile £14.85 £96.50 £20.00
West London median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.21% -5.56% +12.50%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Hounslow

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Hounslow

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Hounslow over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Hounslow

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Hounslow

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Brentford -2 8 £463 +218.97% 2
Feltham -2 3 £325 -31.58% 2
Chiswick -8 2 - -
Osterley -7 1 £290 -23.43%
Windows
West London

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Windows.

1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (13.33%) Office 365
5 4 (13.33%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) iPhone
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) Puppet
6 3 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (10.00%) MySQL
6 3 (10.00%) Unix
6 3 (10.00%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) ETL
6 3 (10.00%) LAN
6 3 (10.00%) WAN

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) Skype
2 2 (6.67%) WLAN
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) DVB
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Back Office
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Desktop Support
2 7 (23.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Manager
4 3 (10.00%) CISSP Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Hadoop Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Network Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Onboarding Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) CSS3
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) HTML5
1 2 (6.67%) jQuery
1 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
1 2 (6.67%) Zurb Foundation
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) iPhone
1 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) SCADA
2 2 (6.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
1 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.00%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) AIX
4 2 (6.67%) Android
4 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.67%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.33%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.00%) Content Development
4 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.00%) ETL
4 3 (10.00%) Line Management
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) SIEM
5 2 (6.67%) Matrix Management
5 2 (6.67%) MVC
5 2 (6.67%) Online Security
5 2 (6.67%) OOP
5 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Use Case
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) PHP 5
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CISSP
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (6.67%) GAMP
1 2 (6.67%) WCAG
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) HP
4 3 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 3 (10.00%) Cloudera
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) Apple
5 2 (6.67%) Capita
5 2 (6.67%) Samsung
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
6 1 (3.33%) Sybase
6 1 (3.33%) Veeam