The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 10 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1  
Contract jobs citing Windows 9 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 8.57% 15.31% 17.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.29% 88.24% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 11
Median daily rate £325 £288 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -27.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.93 £14.50
% change year-on-year -8.94% +9.82%  

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 Maidenhead with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14 17 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 13.33% 17.35% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 14
Median daily rate £400 £210 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.47% -45.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £336
% change year-on-year +6.37% +8.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -10.29% +9.67%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidenhead 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 Maidenhead

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Maidenhead

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Maidenhead over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Maidenhead

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Maidenhead

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Windows.

1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Unix
2 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) LAN
3 7 (30.43%) WAN
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
5 5 (21.74%) Front End Development
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
5 5 (21.74%) jQuery
5 5 (21.74%) Web Development
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) MVC
5 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
6 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
6 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
6 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) Jetty
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) LAN
2 7 (30.43%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
4 3 (13.04%) SAN
4 3 (13.04%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (8.70%) LDAP
5 2 (8.70%) VLAN
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
6 1 (4.35%) 2G
6 1 (4.35%) 3G
6 1 (4.35%) 4G
6 1 (4.35%) H.323
6 1 (4.35%) LTE
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (4.35%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
1 5 (21.74%) .NET Software Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Agile .NET Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Agile C# Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Developer
1 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
1 5 (21.74%) C# Software Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Developer
1 5 (21.74%) JavaScript Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Senior .NET Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Senior Agile Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Senior C# Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Senior JavaScript Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Senior Software Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Senior SQL Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) jQuery
3 3 (13.04%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Unix
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) CentOS
4 2 (8.70%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Front End Development
2 5 (21.74%) MVC
2 5 (21.74%) TDD
2 5 (21.74%) Web Development
3 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
3 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
3 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) High Availability
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Resource Management
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CISA
1 2 (8.70%) CISSP
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) SANS
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.70%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) vMotion
3 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Nessus
3 1 (4.35%) Nexpose
3 1 (4.35%) Nmap
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Apple
3 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) EMC
3 2 (8.70%) NetApp
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.35%) BT
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Intel
4 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.35%) NetWitness
4 1 (4.35%) Qualys
4 1 (4.35%) Snow
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk