Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 57 48 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 48.31% 34.53% 22.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 98.28% 78.69% 76.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 17
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £365 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +11.11% +54.29%
10th Percentile £174 £344 £228
90th Percentile £480 £488 £415
South London median daily rate £325 £375 £330
% change year-on-year -13.33% +13.64% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 12
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £47.83
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £36.92
% change year-on-year - +29.57% +114.00%

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 58 61 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 49.15% 43.88% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 26
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £365 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +13.21% +7.03%
10th Percentile £174 £344 £210
90th Percentile £488 £488 £419
South London median daily rate £475 £403 £375
% change year-on-year +18.01% +7.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 12
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £47.42 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.88% -0.87% +49.47%
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £47.00 £36.92
% change year-on-year +1.77% +27.32% +114.00%

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 16 January 2018.

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
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 16 January 2018. 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 +2 26 - - 9
Surbiton +1 19 £365 +40.38% 3
Chessington +3 4 £413 +258.70% 1
Windows
South London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 40 (70.18%) C#
2 30 (52.63%) .NET
3 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
4 21 (36.84%) SQL
4 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
5 20 (35.09%) VB.NET
5 20 (35.09%) WPF
5 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 19 (33.33%) Client/Server
6 19 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 19 (33.33%) Finance
7 18 (31.58%) Web Services
7 18 (31.58%) PowerShell
8 17 (29.82%) WinForms
9 16 (28.07%) VMware
9 16 (28.07%) VBScript
9 16 (28.07%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (26.32%) VB6
10 15 (26.32%) VB
11 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
12 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (22.81%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
12 13 (22.81%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (21.05%) MVC
14 11 (19.30%) CMS

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 11 (19.30%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (19.30%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (17.54%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.26%) Ant
5 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Developer
2 19 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 18 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 18 (31.58%) VB.NET Developer
4 17 (29.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (29.82%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 13 (22.81%) Software Engineer
6 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (19.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (19.30%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Security Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) WinForms Developer
9 4 (7.02%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Installations Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Software Integration Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) .NET
2 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 20 (35.09%) WPF
4 18 (31.58%) Web Services
5 17 (29.82%) WinForms
6 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (12.28%) XML
8 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
8 5 (8.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (8.77%) MFC
9 3 (5.26%) DOM
9 3 (5.26%) XSLT
10 2 (3.51%) jQuery
11 1 (1.75%) Ajax
11 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.75%) Entity Framework
11 1 (1.75%) WCF
11 1 (1.75%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 19 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
2 12 (21.05%) MVC
3 9 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 6 (10.53%) OO
5 6 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.51%) ITIL
7 1 (1.75%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.75%) DevOps
7 1 (1.75%) High Availability
7 1 (1.75%) Pair Programming
7 1 (1.75%) SOLID
7 1 (1.75%) TDD
7 1 (1.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (70.18%) C#
2 21 (36.84%) SQL
3 20 (35.09%) VB.NET
4 19 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 18 (31.58%) PowerShell
6 16 (28.07%) VBScript
7 15 (26.32%) VB
7 15 (26.32%) VB6
8 6 (10.53%) C++
9 5 (8.77%) Python
10 3 (5.26%) AWK
10 3 (5.26%) Perl
11 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.75%) C
12 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) MCP
System Software
1 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.81%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (22.81%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) XenApp
3 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) PowerCLI
2 3 (5.26%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.75%) SCCM
3 1 (1.75%) SCOM
3 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) VMware
2 6 (10.53%) GFI Software
2 6 (10.53%) HP
2 6 (10.53%) McAfee
3 5 (8.77%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft