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 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 33.33% 48.65% 61.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Median daily rate £163 £110 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -66.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £92 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £330 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 11
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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
4 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 33.33% 48.65% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 5
Median daily rate £163 £213 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £100 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £350 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 11
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 28 May 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) FTP
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) SMTP
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) ADSL
5 1 (12.50%) Broadband
5 1 (12.50%) COM
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
5 1 (12.50%) HTTPS

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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) ADSL
3 1 (12.50%) Broadband
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (12.50%) IMAP
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) COM
2 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Network Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Meraki
2 1 (12.50%) NETGEAR
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Siemens
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO