The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South West / Cornwall
Rank 7 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 4.55% 26.67% 35.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 80.00% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 9
Median daily rate £300 £325 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +116.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Cornwall region.

Operating Systems Category
Cornwall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 4.55% 33.33% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Median daily rate £300 £325 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +116.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cornwall region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Cornwall region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Cornwall region with a requirement for Windows.

1 9 (75.00%) Linux
1 9 (75.00%) SAN
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
1 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) AWK
5 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 4 (33.33%) Veritas
5 4 (33.33%) Games
5 4 (33.33%) Brocade
5 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 4 (33.33%) Clustering
5 4 (33.33%) Zenoss
5 4 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) Solaris
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) Dell
5 4 (33.33%) EMC
5 4 (33.33%) SMTP
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) SSL
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) SMTP
2 4 (33.33%) SSL
3 3 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 4 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
1 4 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 3 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
1 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (25.00%) MCITP
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
3 2 (16.67%) RHCE
4 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) PMBOK
2 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
1 4 (33.33%) vRealize
1 4 (33.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Brocade
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Dell
4 4 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 4 (33.33%) Veritas