Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 21 July 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 > Woking
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 22 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 14.57% 29.63% 16.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.14% 57.14% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 11
Woking median daily rate £356 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +80.00% -39.39%
10th Percentile £139 £370 £170
90th Percentile £453 £550 £463
Surrey median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Woking median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £14.88 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +9.68% -7.46%

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 Woking with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 51 56 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 33.77% 51.85% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 12
Woking median daily rate £375 £450 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +60.71% -31.71%
10th Percentile £185 £355 £170
90th Percentile £478 £600 £463
Surrey median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Woking median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £17.25 £40.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -56.88% +153.97% -7.35%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Woking

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Woking

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Woking over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Woking

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Woking

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Woking region with a requirement for Windows.

1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) SCCM
5 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 6 (27.27%) Office 365
5 6 (27.27%) DevOps
6 5 (22.73%) XenApp
6 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) HP
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) MySQL
7 4 (18.18%) Python
7 4 (18.18%) YAML
7 4 (18.18%) Drupal
7 4 (18.18%) WordPress
7 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 4 (18.18%) CMS
7 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 4 (18.18%) Puppet
7 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (18.18%) Ansible
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 (18.18%) CMS
1 4 (18.18%) Drupal
1 4 (18.18%) WordPress
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Mac Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Exchange Support
5 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) JSON
1 4 (18.18%) YAML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 4 (18.18%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) MCDST
1 3 (13.64%) MCP
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCA
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.55%) Docker
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) Ansible
2 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (18.18%) Puppet
3 2 (9.09%) XenMobile
4 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
2 5 (22.73%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) Apple
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds