Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cornwall with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 15 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 13.16% 26.42% 21.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% 100.00% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 3
Cornwall median daily rate £300 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -3.45% +65.71%
10th Percentile £171 £300 £154
90th Percentile £369 £363 £416
South West median daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -7.69% - +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Cornwall median hourly rate £10.80 £13.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00% -33.33%
South West median hourly rate £16.13 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +15.18% -15.15% +0.76%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cornwall with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cornwall
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 18.42% 26.42% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 3
Cornwall median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.45% +65.71%
10th Percentile £171 £300 £154
90th Percentile £401 £363 £416
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Cornwall median hourly rate £10.80 £13.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00% -33.33%
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.72% -12.83% +4.67%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cornwall.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Cornwall

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows in Cornwall.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Cornwall

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cornwall

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Cornwall over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Cornwall

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Cornwall

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Cornwall region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Truro -1 5 £300 -
Falmouth +4 1 - -
St Austell - 1 £250 -
St Ives - 1 £375 - 1
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cornwall region with a requirement for Windows.

1 11 (73.33%) Windows 10
2 9 (60.00%) Office 365
3 8 (53.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (53.33%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (33.33%) QA
6 3 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) Change Control
6 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) ISEB
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (13.33%) IIBA
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 1 (6.67%) SFIA
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
8 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
8 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
8 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (6.67%) IronPort
8 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) FreeBSD
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) SFIA
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) IIBA
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) IronPort
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec