The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 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
Surrey / Leatherhead
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 20 24
Rank change year-on-year +16 +4  
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 16.00% 12.61% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.33% 20.59% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 5
Median daily rate £353 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.87% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £315 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £597 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year -0.73% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +6.45%  

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 Leatherhead with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 15 68 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 30.00% 61.26% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 63 29
Median daily rate £488 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.67%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leatherhead 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 Leatherhead

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Leatherhead

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Leatherhead over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Leatherhead

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Leatherhead

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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Windows.

1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (21.43%) Puppet
4 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) CCNP
5 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) XSLT
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) SUSE
5 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.14%) Couchbase
1 1 (7.14%) CouchDB
1 1 (7.14%) Event Store
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) RavenDB
1 1 (7.14%) Redis
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
2 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (7.14%) JSUnit
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) Durandal
3 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) LESS
3 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
3 1 (7.14%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) RxJS
3 1 (7.14%) WCF
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) SUSE
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) ArchiMate
4 1 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) SOLID
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Intel
3 1 (7.14%) Xerox