Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 20 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
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 74 37 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 52.48% 27.61% 23.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 97.37% 80.43% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 16 24
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £383 £383 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +55.17%
10th Percentile £340 £344 £210
90th Percentile £659 £488 £399
South London median daily rate £360 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 9
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £48.51 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.40% -2.98% +102.02%
10th Percentile £38.21 £42.58 £47.83
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £52.17
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +181.35% +6.25%

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 76 46 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 53.90% 34.33% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 21 37
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £373 £383 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.61% +13.33% +9.05%
10th Percentile £340 £344 £263
90th Percentile £716 £488 £400
South London median daily rate £475 £425 £356
% change year-on-year +11.76% +19.52% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 10
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.34% +102.02%
10th Percentile £38.21 £42.00 £47.83
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £52.17
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +173.31% +9.38%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Kingston Upon Thames over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Kingston Upon Thames over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Kingston Upon Thames

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 20 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
New Malden 0 28 - - 1
Surbiton +1 15 £363 +39.42%
Chessington +1 1 £450 -
Windows
South London

For the 6 months to 20 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Windows.

1 47 (63.51%) C#
2 41 (55.41%) .NET
3 40 (54.05%) SQL
4 33 (44.59%) VB.NET
5 31 (41.89%) ASP.NET
6 30 (40.54%) Web Services
6 30 (40.54%) Finance
7 26 (35.14%) T-SQL
8 25 (33.78%) VB
8 25 (33.78%) VB6
9 24 (32.43%) MVC
10 23 (31.08%) Active Directory
10 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (29.73%) WinForms
12 21 (28.38%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (27.03%) PowerShell
13 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
14 19 (25.68%) Client/Server
15 18 (24.32%) Windows 7
16 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (21.62%) VMware
17 16 (21.62%) WPF
17 16 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
17 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
17 16 (21.62%) Windows 10
18 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
19 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
19 13 (17.57%) VBScript
20 12 (16.22%) Linux

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 10 (13.51%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.76%) IaaS
2 5 (6.76%) PaaS
3 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) Firewall
2 6 (8.11%) SAN
2 6 (8.11%) WAN
3 5 (6.76%) DHCP
3 5 (6.76%) DNS
3 5 (6.76%) Ethernet
3 5 (6.76%) HTTP
3 5 (6.76%) LAN
3 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.76%) VPN
4 4 (5.41%) Network Security
4 4 (5.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.46%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (8.11%) TeamCity
4 5 (6.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.05%) Ant
6 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.35%) JIRA
6 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (40.54%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Law
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) C# Developer
3 16 (21.62%) .NET Developer
4 12 (16.22%) VB.NET Developer
5 11 (14.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (14.86%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Software Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Team Leader
7 7 (9.46%) .NET Team Leader
7 7 (9.46%) VB Developer
7 7 (9.46%) VB.NET Team Leader
7 7 (9.46%) VB6 Developer
8 5 (6.76%) AWS Architect
8 5 (6.76%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (6.76%) Azure Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (6.76%) DevOps Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Juniper Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Lead DevOps
8 5 (6.76%) Lead Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (55.41%) .NET
2 31 (41.89%) ASP.NET
3 30 (40.54%) Web Services
4 22 (29.73%) WinForms
5 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (21.62%) WPF
7 10 (13.51%) jQuery
8 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (10.81%) Ajax
10 7 (9.46%) XML
11 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
12 3 (4.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 3 (4.05%) DOM
12 3 (4.05%) MFC
12 3 (4.05%) XSLT
13 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
13 1 (1.35%) Entity Framework
13 1 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
13 1 (1.35%) RESTful
13 1 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) Client/Server
2 9 (12.16%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (24.32%) Windows 7
3 16 (21.62%) Windows 10
3 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (16.22%) Linux
5 8 (10.81%) Windows Server
6 6 (8.11%) SUSE
6 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) MVC
2 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
4 9 (12.16%) TDD
5 8 (10.81%) Programme Management
5 8 (10.81%) Scrum
6 7 (9.46%) BDD
6 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.46%) Web Development
7 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.11%) DevOps
7 6 (8.11%) Network Design
7 6 (8.11%) OO
8 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (6.76%) Network Architecture
9 4 (5.41%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.41%) Network Management
10 3 (4.05%) Release Management
10 3 (4.05%) SDLC
11 2 (2.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 47 (63.51%) C#
2 40 (54.05%) SQL
3 33 (44.59%) VB.NET
4 26 (35.14%) T-SQL
5 25 (33.78%) VB
5 25 (33.78%) VB6
6 20 (27.03%) PowerShell
7 13 (17.57%) VBScript
8 11 (14.86%) Python
9 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
10 5 (6.76%) Ruby
11 4 (5.41%) C++
12 3 (4.05%) AWK
12 3 (4.05%) Perl
13 1 (1.35%) C
13 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) CCDA
2 5 (6.76%) CCNA
2 5 (6.76%) CCNP
2 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.76%) JNCIA
2 5 (6.76%) JNCIP
2 5 (6.76%) JNCIS
3 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 23 (31.08%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (13.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) PowerCLI
2 3 (4.05%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.35%) SCCM
3 1 (1.35%) SCOM
3 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) VMware
2 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.11%) Dell
3 6 (8.11%) Juniper
3 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.76%) ServiceNow
5 4 (5.41%) Cisco
5 4 (5.41%) Riverbed
5 4 (5.41%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.05%) Fortinet
6 3 (4.05%) GFI Software
6 3 (4.05%) HP
6 3 (4.05%) McAfee
7 2 (2.70%) Citrix
8 1 (1.35%) Lotus