Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southend-on-Sea 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 17 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
Essex > Southend-on-Sea
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -30 +6 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 4.02% 8.33% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.61% 25.00% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Southend-on-Sea median daily rate £522 £188 £565
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +178.27% -66.81% +94.83%
10th Percentile £227 £166 £540
90th Percentile £564 £199 £590
Essex median daily rate £325 £300 £363
% change year-on-year +8.33% -17.24% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southend-on-Sea median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -13.16% +15.15%

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 Southend-on-Sea with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Southend-on-Sea
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 66 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 37.93% 33.33% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 14 31
Southend-on-Sea median daily rate £534 £490 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.98% -2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £424 £248 £375
90th Percentile £637 £590 £599
Essex median daily rate £425 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southend-on-Sea median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate £33.25 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +101.50% -13.16% +15.15%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Southend-on-Sea

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Southend-on-Sea

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Southend-on-Sea over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Southend-on-Sea

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 17 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 Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for Windows.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) JBoss
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Java SE
2 5 (71.43%) Java EE
2 5 (71.43%) XPath
2 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Kanban
2 5 (71.43%) Mule
2 5 (71.43%) Groovy
2 5 (71.43%) OAuth
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) SaaS
2 5 (71.43%) PaaS
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) XSLT
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) HPUX
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea 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 (71.43%) JBoss
1 5 (71.43%) Mule
1 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) IaaS
1 5 (71.43%) PaaS
1 5 (71.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (71.43%) Java EE
1 5 (71.43%) Java SE
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) JSON Schema
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
1 5 (71.43%) OAuth
1 5 (71.43%) REST
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
1 5 (71.43%) Spring Boot
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) WSDL
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) AIX
1 5 (71.43%) HPUX
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Solaris
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Kanban
2 5 (71.43%) Microservices
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) API Design
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (42.86%) Critical Success Factor
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Sequence Diagram
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Groovy
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) XPath
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Ansible
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) webMethods
1 5 (71.43%) WSO2
2 3 (42.86%) HP