The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 63 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 27.16% 8.40% 14.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 96.92% 40.74% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 15 20
Median daily rate £490 £300 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.33% -26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £189 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £440 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £11.75 £17.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.88% +78.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
65 54 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 28.02% 20.61% 19.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 30
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £546 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +78.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Windows.

1 38 (45.78%) Microsoft
2 35 (42.17%) Active Directory
3 24 (28.92%) Oracle
4 23 (27.71%) SQL
4 23 (27.71%) Linux
5 22 (26.51%) Citrix
6 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (22.89%) Security Cleared
7 19 (22.89%) Migration
8 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
9 16 (19.28%) MS Office
9 16 (19.28%) AIX
9 16 (19.28%) Project Management
10 15 (18.07%) Unix
10 15 (18.07%) DB2
11 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (15.66%) Windows Server
13 12 (14.46%) Web Services
13 12 (14.46%) MS Excel
13 12 (14.46%) Blackberry
13 12 (14.46%) Finance
13 12 (14.46%) MS PowerPoint
14 11 (13.25%) VMware
14 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
14 11 (13.25%) Windows 7
14 11 (13.25%) Change Management
15 10 (12.05%) EMC
15 10 (12.05%) MS Visio
15 10 (12.05%) HPUX
15 10 (12.05%) ETL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 8 (9.64%) IIS
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.82%) Apache
5 3 (3.61%) JBoss
5 3 (3.61%) nginx
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle 10gAS
5 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.61%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.41%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.41%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) MS Office
2 12 (14.46%) MS Excel
2 12 (14.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (12.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.20%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Office 365
2 6 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.41%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) DHCP
2 7 (8.43%) Firewall
3 5 (6.02%) Kerberos
3 5 (6.02%) LAN
3 5 (6.02%) SSL
4 4 (4.82%) DNS
4 4 (4.82%) LDAP
4 4 (4.82%) WAN
5 2 (2.41%) IPsec
5 2 (2.41%) VPN
5 2 (2.41%) Wireless
6 1 (1.20%) NAS
6 1 (1.20%) Network Security
6 1 (1.20%) SAN
6 1 (1.20%) Softphone
6 1 (1.20%) Symposium
6 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.20%) VoIP
6 1 (1.20%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.07%) DB2
3 8 (9.64%) Big Data
3 8 (9.64%) MongoDB
3 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.41%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.41%) DataStage
8 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.41%) HBase
8 2 (2.41%) OLAP
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (2.41%) Pentaho
8 2 (2.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) JIRA
1 5 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.20%) Log4j
General
1 12 (14.46%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Architect
2 15 (18.07%) Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (7.23%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) DBA
5 5 (6.02%) Developer
5 5 (6.02%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) SQL DBA
6 4 (4.82%) Data Architect
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Principal Architect
6 4 (4.82%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) AIX Architect
7 3 (3.61%) Middleware Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.46%) Web Services
2 9 (10.84%) Middleware
3 7 (8.43%) XML
4 6 (7.23%) J2EE
4 6 (7.23%) JSON
5 4 (4.82%) SAML
6 3 (3.61%) .NET
6 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.61%) WinForms
6 3 (3.61%) WPF
7 2 (2.41%) OAuth2
7 2 (2.41%) OpenID
8 1 (1.20%) JAX-RPC
8 1 (1.20%) REST
8 1 (1.20%) SOAP
8 1 (1.20%) WSDL
8 1 (1.20%) XSL
8 1 (1.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.46%) Blackberry
3 9 (10.84%) Mainframe
4 6 (7.23%) Replication
5 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.82%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.61%) Fat Client
7 3 (3.61%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (3.61%) iPhone
7 3 (3.61%) Thin Client
7 3 (3.61%) Wiki
8 2 (2.41%) Biometrics
8 2 (2.41%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.41%) PKI
8 2 (2.41%) Smartcard
8 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.71%) Linux
2 16 (19.28%) AIX
3 15 (18.07%) Unix
4 13 (15.66%) Windows Server
5 11 (13.25%) Windows 7
6 10 (12.05%) HPUX
7 9 (10.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (10.84%) Solaris
7 9 (10.84%) Windows Phone
7 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (9.64%) Windows 10
9 5 (6.02%) Android
9 5 (6.02%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (22.89%) Migration
3 16 (19.28%) Project Management
4 11 (13.25%) Change Management
5 10 (12.05%) ETL
5 10 (12.05%) ITIL
5 10 (12.05%) Waterfall
6 8 (9.64%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (9.64%) Problem Management
7 7 (8.43%) Change Control
7 7 (8.43%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.43%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.23%) Incident Management
8 6 (7.23%) Microservices
8 6 (7.23%) SOA
9 5 (6.02%) Database Mirroring
9 5 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.02%) Identity Management
9 5 (6.02%) Service Design
9 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.71%) SQL
2 7 (8.43%) Java
2 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.43%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.23%) Python
4 5 (6.02%) Perl
4 5 (6.02%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.61%) C#
5 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.41%) C
6 2 (2.41%) VB
6 2 (2.41%) VB6
7 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.20%) PHP
7 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.41%) CISSP
5 1 (1.20%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) CCNA
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (42.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.82%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.61%) vSphere
4 3 (3.61%) XenApp
5 1 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.20%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) AirWatch
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (6.02%) SCCM
2 2 (2.41%) Nessus
2 2 (2.41%) NetApp OnCommand
2 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.20%) MOM
3 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.20%) Puppet
3 1 (1.20%) SCOM
3 1 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (45.78%) Microsoft
2 24 (28.92%) Oracle
3 22 (26.51%) Citrix
4 11 (13.25%) VMware
5 10 (12.05%) EMC
6 8 (9.64%) Apple
7 4 (4.82%) Cisco
8 3 (3.61%) AppSense
8 3 (3.61%) BMC
8 3 (3.61%) NetApp
8 3 (3.61%) Remedy
9 2 (2.41%) Ab Initio
9 2 (2.41%) ArcSight
9 2 (2.41%) Aruba
9 2 (2.41%) Informatica
9 2 (2.41%) Lotus
9 2 (2.41%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (2.41%) SAP
9 2 (2.41%) Sybase
9 2 (2.41%) Teradata
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