The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 4 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows 26 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 11.82% 20.31% 6.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.87% 66.67% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +172.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £399 £158
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £310 £311
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Average hourly rate £9.25 £20.00 £12.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +58.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.00 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £20.00 £13.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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 Warrington region.

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 39 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 14.09% 30.47% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 5
Average daily rate £310 £325 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +91.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £300 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £390 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Average hourly rate £8.50 £20.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +48.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Warrington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 16 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 14 (26.92%) Citrix
3 14 (26.92%) Information Security
4 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (21.15%) VMware
7 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
7 9 (17.31%) Linux
7 9 (17.31%) Windows XP
8 8 (15.38%) CRM
8 8 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
9 7 (13.46%) Oracle
10 6 (11.54%) Sophos
10 6 (11.54%) ITIL
10 6 (11.54%) SQL
10 6 (11.54%) SonicWALL
10 6 (11.54%) Draytek
10 6 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (9.62%) Data Architecture
11 5 (9.62%) Reference Data
11 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
12 4 (7.69%) ISEB
12 4 (7.69%) MS Excel

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Lync
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.77%) WAN
2 3 (5.77%) VPN
3 2 (3.85%) Junos
3 2 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) Network Security
4 1 (1.92%) LDAP
4 1 (1.92%) VoIP
4 1 (1.92%) DHCP
4 1 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (5.77%) MSTest
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 2 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Architect
1 17 (32.69%) Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Technical Architect
3 7 (13.46%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Data Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Developer
7 2 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 2 (3.85%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (1.92%) jQuery
3 1 (1.92%) Ajax
3 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (1.92%) HTML5
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Reference Data
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.85%) SecurID
6 1 (1.92%) IVR
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (17.31%) Linux
4 9 (17.31%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.77%) UNIX
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Information Security
2 8 (15.38%) CRM
3 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
4 6 (11.54%) ITIL
5 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.62%) Data Architecture
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.77%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.77%) Release Management
7 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.85%) PRINCE
8 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.85%) Migration
9 1 (1.92%) Workflow
9 1 (1.92%) Service Management
9 1 (1.92%) MVC
9 1 (1.92%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C
2 2 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.92%) C++
3 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) ISEB
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) MCSE
3 1 (1.92%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) Citrix
3 11 (21.15%) VMware
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle
5 6 (11.54%) Sophos
5 6 (11.54%) SonicWALL
5 6 (11.54%) Draytek
6 2 (3.85%) Juniper
7 1 (1.92%) AppSense
7 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.92%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco
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