The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Windsor 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Berkshire / Windsor
Rank 2 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Windsor 18.18% - 12.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £153 - £155
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 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.45% +6.89%  

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 Windsor with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Windsor
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Windsor 36.36% 13.64% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £550 £500 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +222.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Windsor

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Windsor 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 Windsor

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Windsor

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Windsor

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Windsor

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Windsor

Windows
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 23 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 Windsor region with a requirement for Windows.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Android

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) VMware