The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank 4 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 9.09% 26.47% 20.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 90.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Median daily rate - £218 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

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

Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 10 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 9.09% 29.41% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 14
Median daily rate - £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) NVQ Level 3
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) MSI

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Packager
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
1 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) NVQ Level 3
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft