The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 18 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 32 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.88% 8.98% 13.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.05% 78.95% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 15
Median daily rate £450 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £176 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 4
Median hourly rate £13.51 £12.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.08% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.33 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £21.15 £15.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 8.82% 11.38% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 28
Median daily rate £450 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £202 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.75 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Windows.

1 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 22 (31.43%) Windows Server
3 18 (25.71%) SQL
4 17 (24.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (18.57%) PowerShell
5 13 (18.57%) ITIL
6 12 (17.14%) Unix
7 11 (15.71%) Linux
7 11 (15.71%) Office 365
8 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
9 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (12.86%) REST
10 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (11.43%) DevOps
10 8 (11.43%) C#
10 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
10 8 (11.43%) TCP/IP
10 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (10.00%) Finance
11 7 (10.00%) Cisco
11 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (10.00%) T-SQL
11 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio
11 7 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (10.00%) WSUS
12 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (8.57%) CSS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.29%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.43%) CMS
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.71%) Office 365
3 3 (4.29%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.14%) Firewall
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.71%) Internet
3 4 (5.71%) SSL
3 4 (5.71%) VPN
3 4 (5.71%) Wireless
4 3 (4.29%) Skype
5 1 (1.43%) Intranet
5 1 (1.43%) LAN
5 1 (1.43%) Network Security
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
5 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Power BI
3 4 (5.71%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.14%) Advertising
3 5 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Automotive
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) Developer
3 8 (11.43%) Support Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Information Security Specialist
7 4 (5.71%) Information Specialist
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Security Specialist
8 3 (4.29%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.29%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Office 365 Specialist
9 2 (2.86%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Help Desk Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) REST
2 6 (8.57%) .NET
2 6 (8.57%) CSS
3 5 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 5 (7.14%) Backbone.js
3 5 (7.14%) Marionette.js
3 5 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (5.71%) 802.1X
4 4 (5.71%) Middleware
4 4 (5.71%) RESTful
4 4 (5.71%) SOAP
4 4 (5.71%) Web Services
5 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.86%) HTML
7 1 (1.43%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.71%) DataPower
4 3 (4.29%) NHS
4 3 (4.29%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.86%) AS400
5 2 (2.86%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.86%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.43%) iSeries
6 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) RIA
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.43%) Windows Server
2 12 (17.14%) Unix
3 11 (15.71%) Linux
4 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.71%) Windows Vista
8 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.86%) Solaris
9 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.43%) AIX
10 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) ITIL
2 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.43%) DevOps
3 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (7.14%) Information Security
3 5 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (7.14%) Web Design
4 4 (5.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (5.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.71%) Time Management
4 4 (5.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (5.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (4.29%) Migration
5 3 (4.29%) PLM
5 3 (4.29%) Product Management
5 3 (4.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.71%) SQL
2 13 (18.57%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.43%) C#
4 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.43%) C
5 1 (1.43%) Java
5 1 (1.43%) PHP
5 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.43%) PMP
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.14%) Docker
3 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) WSUS
2 4 (5.71%) Nexpose
3 3 (4.29%) SCCM
4 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) Cisco
3 6 (8.57%) Citrix
4 4 (5.71%) ArcSight
4 4 (5.71%) Blue Coat
4 4 (5.71%) F5
4 4 (5.71%) FireEye
4 4 (5.71%) GFI Software
4 4 (5.71%) IBM
4 4 (5.71%) Intel Security
4 4 (5.71%) Juniper
4 4 (5.71%) LogRhythm
4 4 (5.71%) Rapid7
4 4 (5.71%) Sourcefire
4 4 (5.71%) Symantec
4 4 (5.71%) TippingPoint
5 3 (4.29%) EMC
5 3 (4.29%) VMware
6 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.43%) Apple
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