The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Rugby region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rugby 8.33% 40.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Operating Systems Category
Rugby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rugby 8.33% 40.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows
Warwickshire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Rugby

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Rugby

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Rugby

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Rugby

Windows
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Rugby 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 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Sysprep
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Rugby 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Sysprep
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft