The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Bromwich 5.26% 22.73% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 38.46% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £16.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +3.33%
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 West Bromwich region.

Operating Systems Category
West Bromwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Bromwich 10.53% 59.09% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £300 £235 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £16.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in West Bromwich

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in West Bromwich

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for Windows.

1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Toshiba
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Migration Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Migration Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Training Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Training Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Toshiba
2 1 (20.00%) VMware