The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 45 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 9.18% 7.51% 7.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.77% 58.33% 53.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 14
Median daily rate £320 £413 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.42% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £425 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
- +8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 6
Median hourly rate £11.75 £16.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.69% +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.83 £23.67 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +5.73%
Windows
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 48 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 12.45% 12.87% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 21 30
Median daily rate £330 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £425 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £32.92 £24.85
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 Warwickshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +3 19 £300 -28.99% 10
Leamington Spa -1 5 £155 - 1
Rugby +2 2 - - 2
Nuneaton - 2 - - 1
Atherstone +3 1 £320 +42.22%
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 39 (51.32%) Active Directory
2 26 (34.21%) Windows Server
3 24 (31.58%) Windows 7
4 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
5 15 (19.74%) ITIL
6 14 (18.42%) Google
7 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (14.47%) High Availability
8 11 (14.47%) Identity Access Management
9 9 (11.84%) Migration
9 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
9 9 (11.84%) Windows 8
9 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (10.53%) AIX
10 8 (10.53%) Linux
10 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
10 8 (10.53%) Intel Security
10 8 (10.53%) VMware
11 7 (9.21%) Apple iOS
11 7 (9.21%) Project Planning
11 7 (9.21%) Android
12 6 (7.89%) Incident Management
12 6 (7.89%) Google Apps
12 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (7.89%) Data Centre
12 6 (7.89%) Identity Management
12 6 (7.89%) Remedy
13 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.32%) JBoss
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) MS Project
3 3 (3.95%) MS Office
3 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.89%) Google Apps
3 5 (6.58%) SaaS
4 4 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (5.26%) IaaS
4 4 (5.26%) PaaS
5 3 (3.95%) Office 365
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) DHCP
1 5 (6.58%) DNS
1 5 (6.58%) LAN
2 4 (5.26%) WAN
3 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.32%) Firewall
5 1 (1.32%) HTTP
5 1 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.32%) Skype
5 1 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.32%) VoIP
5 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (6.58%) Automotive
2 3 (3.95%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (25.00%) Analyst
2 11 (14.47%) Desktop Support
2 11 (14.47%) IT Support
3 10 (13.16%) Support Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Service Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (9.21%) Help Desk Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Service Desk Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (7.89%) Architect
7 6 (7.89%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (6.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.58%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) .NET
1 3 (3.95%) ADO.NET
1 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.95%) HTML
1 3 (3.95%) HTML5
1 3 (3.95%) WCF
1 3 (3.95%) WPF
2 1 (1.32%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.89%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.58%) User Experience
3 2 (2.63%) Clustering
3 2 (2.63%) NHS
3 2 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (1.32%) BYOD
4 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.32%) iPhone
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.21%) Windows Server
2 24 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (11.84%) Windows 8
4 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.53%) AIX
5 8 (10.53%) Linux
6 7 (9.21%) Android
6 7 (9.21%) Apple iOS
7 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.26%) Solaris
8 4 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.63%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.32%) Unix
10 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) ITIL
2 11 (14.47%) High Availability
2 11 (14.47%) Identity Access Management
3 9 (11.84%) Migration
4 7 (9.21%) Project Planning
5 6 (7.89%) Identity Management
5 6 (7.89%) Incident Management
6 5 (6.58%) Information Security
6 5 (6.58%) Project Management
7 4 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.26%) Software Deployment
8 3 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.95%) Change Control
8 3 (3.95%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.95%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (3.95%) SDLC
8 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.95%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) SQL
1 5 (6.58%) T-SQL
2 3 (3.95%) C#
2 3 (3.95%) C++
2 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.58%) MCP
3 4 (5.26%) ISEB
3 4 (5.26%) MCSE
4 3 (3.95%) MCITP
4 3 (3.95%) MCTS
4 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) MCSA
6 1 (1.32%) CCNA
6 1 (1.32%) CCNP
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.32%) CISSP
6 1 (1.32%) CNE
6 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.32%) Degree
6 1 (1.32%) GIAC
6 1 (1.32%) Novell Certification
6 1 (1.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) COBIT
1 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (51.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) XenApp
4 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (2.63%) SCCM
1 2 (2.63%) SCOM
1 2 (2.63%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.42%) Google
3 8 (10.53%) Intel Security
3 8 (10.53%) VMware
4 6 (7.89%) Remedy
5 5 (6.58%) Citrix
5 5 (6.58%) HP
5 5 (6.58%) Oracle
5 5 (6.58%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.95%) BMC
6 3 (3.95%) Cisco
6 3 (3.95%) EMC
6 3 (3.95%) Panasonic
7 2 (2.63%) Apple
7 2 (2.63%) NetApp
7 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.32%) Canon
8 1 (1.32%) Mitel
8 1 (1.32%) PlateSpin
8 1 (1.32%) Wyse
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