Period
to 20 November 2017

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 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
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows 27 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 9.25% 15.57% 17.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.92% 73.33% 91.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 20
Maidenhead median daily rate £500 £360 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.89% +2.13% +8.46%
10th Percentile £313 £129 £174
90th Percentile £563 £535 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Maidenhead median hourly rate £16.68 £33.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.83% +137.50% +9.80%
10th Percentile £15.16 £14.19 £12.70
90th Percentile £18.54 £46.88 £19.05
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £23.31
% change year-on-year -10.34% -37.79% +45.69%

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 Maidenhead with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Maidenhead
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 52 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 17.81% 21.23% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 22
Maidenhead median daily rate £413 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.38% +8.46%
10th Percentile £313 £141 £178
90th Percentile £550 £533 £449
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Maidenhead median hourly rate £17.50 £33.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.37% +137.50% +9.80%
10th Percentile £15.28 £14.19 £12.70
90th Percentile £35.75 £46.88 £19.05
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.88 £15.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -7.50% -30.39% +26.76%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows in Maidenhead.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Maidenhead

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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Windows.

1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
2 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
3 9 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 9 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 9 (33.33%) JIRA
3 9 (33.33%) Python
3 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (33.33%) DevOps
4 8 (29.63%) Trello
4 8 (29.63%) Ansible
4 8 (29.63%) Docker
4 8 (29.63%) User Stories
4 8 (29.63%) git-flow
4 8 (29.63%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (29.63%) Slack
4 8 (29.63%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 8 (29.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (29.63%) Groovy
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) Maven
4 8 (29.63%) Confluence
5 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (22.22%) IaaS
6 6 (22.22%) pytest
6 6 (22.22%) Salt

Windows
Co-occurring 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 8 (29.63%) Confluence
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) KANA IQ
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Slack
1 8 (29.63%) Trello
2 6 (22.22%) IaaS
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) MPLS
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) SMTP
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (33.33%) JIRA
2 9 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 8 (29.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (29.63%) git-flow
3 8 (29.63%) Maven
3 8 (29.63%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.41%) WebStorm
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Front Office
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) IT Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile UI Developer
4 3 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.41%) Development Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Mac Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) pytest
2 5 (18.52%) XML
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) jQuery
4 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) Ionic Framework
4 3 (11.11%) JSON
4 3 (11.11%) REST
4 3 (11.11%) SVG
4 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) Ajax
5 2 (7.41%) CSS3
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) Node.js
6 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) iPhone
2 3 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 3 (11.11%) iPad
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Android
3 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Unix
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
2 9 (33.33%) DevOps
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
3 8 (29.63%) User Stories
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 5 (18.52%) Microservices
6 5 (18.52%) Release Management
6 5 (18.52%) SOA
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
8 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
8 2 (7.41%) Information Security
8 2 (7.41%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) SEO
8 2 (7.41%) Web Development
9 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 9 (33.33%) Python
2 8 (29.63%) Groovy
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) VBScript
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CISA
1 2 (7.41%) CISM
2 1 (3.70%) CISSP
2 1 (3.70%) CRISC
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Docker
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Ansible
2 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (22.22%) Puppet
2 6 (22.22%) Salt
3 4 (14.81%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (3.70%) SCOM
4 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Apple
3 3 (11.11%) Google
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) KANA
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Aruba
5 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) McAfee
5 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.70%) NetScout
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.70%) Symantec
5 1 (3.70%) Xamarin