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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 14.81% 60.61% 46.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 5
Average daily rate
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£363 £171 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+111.67% -42.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.73% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 £16.67 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.01% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £15.12
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -0.76%
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
5 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 18.52% 60.61% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 5
Average daily rate £363 £171 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+111.67% -42.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £16.67 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.95% +1.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+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
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 31 August 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 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
3 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 5 (23.81%) MS Office
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (19.05%) Remedy
5 4 (19.05%) SLA
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (9.52%) Office 365
7 2 (9.52%) VMware
7 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
8 1 (4.76%) Moodle
8 1 (4.76%) Legal
8 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (4.76%) Server Building
8 1 (4.76%) Web Development
8 1 (4.76%) SCCM
8 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (4.76%) Web Design

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Moodle
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support
3 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Moodle Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Migration
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Change Management
2 1 (4.76%) Web Design
2 1 (4.76%) Web Development
2 1 (4.76%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Remedy
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Capita
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Intel
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