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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 27.27% 31.91% 48.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 93.75% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
Average daily rate £325 £150 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -18.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £295
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 9
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.69%
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
3 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 27.27% 34.04% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
Average daily rate £325 £150 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 9
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Truro 0 2 £325 +116.66%
Callington - 1 - -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) PKI
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) PC Build Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) PC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft