The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 18 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 50.00% 64.10% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 89.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate
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£110 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £314
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £9.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -1.63%
Windows
South West

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
18 28 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 50.00% 71.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate £110 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £9.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Cornwall region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cornwall

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Falmouth - 4 £100 -
Truro -2 1 - -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cornwall region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) Windows 8
3 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 9 (25.71%) MS Office
4 9 (25.71%) ITIL
4 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
5 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
5 8 (22.86%) SLA
6 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
7 6 (17.14%) Migration
8 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (11.43%) Remedy
9 4 (11.43%) SCCM
9 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (11.43%) KVM
10 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (5.71%) VMware
11 2 (5.71%) SQL
11 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (5.71%) Office 365
11 2 (5.71%) Line Management
11 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
11 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
12 1 (2.86%) CMDB

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cornwall region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Build Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows 8
2 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Migration
3 2 (5.71%) Line Management
4 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
4 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.86%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Management
4 1 (2.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) APMP
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) KVM
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Remedy
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Capita
4 1 (2.86%) Intel