The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 24 44 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.08% 12.22% 14.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 61.97% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 24
Average daily rate £241 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.84% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 15
Average hourly rate £15.93 £15.85 £15.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.47% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.90 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £40.74 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -3.22%
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
42 71 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 10.63% 19.72% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 34
Average daily rate £275 £325 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +19.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 17
Average hourly rate £21.50 £26.00 £15.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +64.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.26 £11.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.60 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -1 13 £275 -38.88% 6
Gaydon +4 1 - -
Rugby -3 1 £260 -20.00% 1
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
4 7 (18.92%) Intel Security
4 7 (18.92%) VMware
4 7 (18.92%) Google
5 6 (16.22%) Migration
5 6 (16.22%) Identity Management
5 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
5 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
5 6 (16.22%) Android
6 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
6 5 (13.51%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) MS Office
7 4 (10.81%) VBScript
7 4 (10.81%) LAN
7 4 (10.81%) WAN
7 4 (10.81%) Unix
7 4 (10.81%) HP
8 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.11%) NetApp
8 3 (8.11%) AIX
8 3 (8.11%) Linux
8 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
8 3 (8.11%) DNS
8 3 (8.11%) HTML
8 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.11%) CSS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
1 2 (5.41%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) LAN
1 4 (10.81%) WAN
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) DHCP
3 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.70%) SMTP
4 1 (2.70%) SSL
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) JIRA
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.41%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Desktop Support
3 5 (13.51%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support
5 3 (8.11%) Junior
5 3 (8.11%) Server Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Server Support
5 3 (8.11%) Server Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Graduate IT Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Junior IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) CSS
1 3 (8.11%) HTML
2 2 (5.41%) Ajax
2 2 (5.41%) ISPF
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.70%) Classic ASP
3 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.70%) jQuery
3 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.70%) LINQ
3 1 (2.70%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (2.70%) WinForms
3 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Blog
2 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.41%) NHS
2 2 (5.41%) PKI
2 2 (5.41%) Psychology
3 1 (2.70%) BYOD
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.70%) iPhone
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.22%) Android
3 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Unix
5 3 (8.11%) AIX
5 3 (8.11%) Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Identity Management
1 6 (16.22%) Migration
2 5 (13.51%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (8.11%) ITSM
3 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
3 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
3 3 (8.11%) Validation
4 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.41%) Patch Management
4 2 (5.41%) Release Management
4 2 (5.41%) Time Management
4 2 (5.41%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (2.70%) CRM
5 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.70%) Information Security
5 1 (2.70%) IT Governance
5 1 (2.70%) MVC
5 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) VBScript
2 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) JCL
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) ECDL
1 2 (5.41%) MCP
1 2 (5.41%) MCSE
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
1 2 (5.41%) WCAG
2 1 (2.70%) COBIT
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (5.41%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) OpenView
1 2 (5.41%) SCOM
1 2 (5.41%) SCOrch
1 2 (5.41%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Google
1 7 (18.92%) Intel Security
1 7 (18.92%) VMware
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) HP
4 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) Intel
5 2 (5.41%) Lotus
5 2 (5.41%) Remedy
6 1 (2.70%) BMC
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) Wyse
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