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 3 months to 22 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 / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs citing Windows 22 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 40.00% 20.00% 12.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 81.82% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 7
Median daily rate £375 £403 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.83% +120.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £475 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year - +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.13 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.97% +4.03%  

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22 11 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 40.00% 24.44% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 8
Median daily rate £375 £375 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +105.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £475 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Windows.

1 25 (65.79%) .NET
2 22 (57.89%) SQL
3 21 (55.26%) VB.NET
4 20 (52.63%) T-SQL
4 20 (52.63%) C#
5 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 18 (47.37%) MVC
7 17 (44.74%) Web Services
8 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
9 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (34.21%) VB
10 13 (34.21%) VB6
11 12 (31.58%) WinForms
11 12 (31.58%) Client/Server
12 10 (26.32%) Finance
12 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
14 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (15.79%) SDLC
15 6 (15.79%) Scrum
15 6 (15.79%) TDD
15 6 (15.79%) Release Management
15 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
16 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
16 4 (10.53%) MSTest
16 4 (10.53%) BDD
16 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
16 4 (10.53%) REST
16 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing

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 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) IaaS
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
1 2 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (5.26%) Skype
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.53%) MSTest
2 4 (10.53%) NUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) .NET Developer
3 11 (28.95%) C# Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
4 7 (18.42%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) VB Developer
5 4 (10.53%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Packager
7 2 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) .NET
2 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (44.74%) Web Services
4 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (31.58%) WinForms
6 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
7 4 (10.53%) REST
7 4 (10.53%) SOAP
7 4 (10.53%) WCF
8 3 (7.89%) Ajax
8 3 (7.89%) jQuery
8 3 (7.89%) RESTful
9 2 (5.26%) Software Packaging
10 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.63%) JSON
10 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Client/Server
2 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (5.26%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) MVC
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) Release Management
3 6 (15.79%) Scrum
3 6 (15.79%) SDLC
3 6 (15.79%) TDD
4 4 (10.53%) BDD
4 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.53%) CRM
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Web Development
4 4 (10.53%) Workflow
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps
5 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Test Management
6 1 (2.63%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) VB.NET
3 20 (52.63%) C#
3 20 (52.63%) T-SQL
4 13 (34.21%) VB
4 13 (34.21%) VB6
5 4 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) iptables
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Ansible
1 2 (5.26%) Fail2ban
1 2 (5.26%) Nagios
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
1 2 (5.26%) SELinux
1 2 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Citrix
2 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
2 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
2 2 (5.26%) VMware
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