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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows 39 26 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 10.68% 8.67% 16.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.91% 66.67% 63.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 14
Median daily rate £375 £250 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +51.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £173 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £415 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 26
Median hourly rate £15.43 £15.85 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.68% +21.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £20.00 £16.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
55 39 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 15.07% 13.00% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 38
Median daily rate £375 £283 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £180 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 27
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.85 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% +21.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +10 22 £350 - 3
Rugby -1 2 £180 - 2
Atherstone +1 1 £400 +60.00% 1
Leamington Spa - 1 - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 - - 2
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

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

1 32 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 20 (26.32%) Linux
2 20 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 19 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (21.05%) Oracle
5 15 (19.74%) Unix
6 11 (14.47%) AIX
6 11 (14.47%) Project Management
6 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (14.47%) Identity Access Management
7 10 (13.16%) Migration
8 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database
9 8 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (10.53%) Software Deployment
9 8 (10.53%) Windows 8
9 8 (10.53%) Google
9 8 (10.53%) Project Planning
9 8 (10.53%) Solaris
9 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
10 7 (9.21%) SQL
10 7 (9.21%) MS Project
10 7 (9.21%) MS Visio
10 7 (9.21%) ITIL
10 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
10 7 (9.21%) ISEB
10 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
10 7 (9.21%) Information Security
10 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (9.21%) High Availability
11 6 (7.89%) SDLC

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 6 (7.89%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.58%) IIS
2 5 (6.58%) JBoss
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (3.95%) Apache
3 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Project
1 7 (9.21%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.32%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) G Suite
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.63%) IaaS
4 2 (2.63%) PaaS
4 2 (2.63%) SaaS
5 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) Firewall
1 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.58%) HTTP
3 4 (5.26%) Network Security
4 3 (3.95%) LAN
5 2 (2.63%) Internet
5 2 (2.63%) VoIP
5 2 (2.63%) WAN
6 1 (1.32%) Skype
6 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.32%) VPN
6 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database
2 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Automotive
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Analyst
2 11 (14.47%) Help Desk Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Architect
3 8 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
3 8 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (9.21%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Service Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (6.58%) Desktop Support
5 5 (6.58%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.58%) Security Architect
5 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Monitoring Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) SAML
2 3 (3.95%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) ADO.NET
2 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.95%) HTML
2 3 (3.95%) HTML5
2 3 (3.95%) WCF
2 3 (3.95%) WPF
3 1 (1.32%) EDI
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
3 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.58%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) AS400
4 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.32%) Fintech
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Linux
1 20 (26.32%) Windows 7
2 19 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (19.74%) Unix
4 11 (14.47%) AIX
5 8 (10.53%) Solaris
5 8 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.95%) Android
7 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.63%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.32%) HPUX
9 1 (1.32%) Windows CE
9 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.47%) Identity Access Management
1 11 (14.47%) Project Management
2 10 (13.16%) Migration
3 8 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (10.53%) Project Planning
3 8 (10.53%) Software Deployment
4 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.21%) High Availability
4 7 (9.21%) Information Security
4 7 (9.21%) ITIL
4 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
5 6 (7.89%) Identity Management
5 6 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (7.89%) SDLC
6 5 (6.58%) Incident Management
6 5 (6.58%) Service Management
6 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.26%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.21%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) C
3 3 (3.95%) C#
3 3 (3.95%) C++
3 3 (3.95%) Java
4 1 (1.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (1.32%) Perl
4 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) ISEB
2 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) CISSP
3 1 (1.32%) GIAC
3 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.32%) MCITP
3 1 (1.32%) MCP
3 1 (1.32%) MCTS
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) XenApp
3 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.63%) SCCM
4 1 (1.32%) Ansible
4 1 (1.32%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Oracle
2 8 (10.53%) Google
3 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.26%) BMC
4 4 (5.26%) VMware
5 3 (3.95%) IBM
5 3 (3.95%) Intel Security
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco
6 2 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (1.32%) Adobe
7 1 (1.32%) Apple
7 1 (1.32%) arcserve
7 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.32%) Dell
7 1 (1.32%) EMC
7 1 (1.32%) HP
7 1 (1.32%) Intel
7 1 (1.32%) NetApp
7 1 (1.32%) SAP
7 1 (1.32%) Sun