The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 12 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 33.33% 24.14% 13.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Average daily rate
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£225 £134 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.91% -61.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Windows
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Crewe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 33.33% 24.14% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Average daily rate £225 £134 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.91% -61.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Crewe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Crewe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe 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 11 (64.71%) HTML
1 11 (64.71%) Internet
1 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) Incident Management
3 4 (23.53%) Device Driver
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) SLA
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) MS Office
5 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (11.76%) Classic ASP
5 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
6 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
6 1 (5.88%) Firewall
6 1 (5.88%) HP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Desktop Support
3 5 (29.41%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (29.41%) Service Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Incident Management
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Dell
Crewe, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
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