Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 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 17 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
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 30.77% 50.00% 35.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
Runcorn median daily rate £300 £290 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -37.63% +72.22%
Cheshire median daily rate £313 £423 £325
% change year-on-year -26.04% +30.00% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Runcorn median hourly rate - - £12.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% -20.59% +13.33%

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 Runcorn with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Runcorn
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 6 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 46.15% 50.00% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Runcorn median daily rate £300 £290 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -37.63% +66.07%
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -11.76% +9.68% +12.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Runcorn median hourly rate - - £12.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £16.92
% change year-on-year -3.70% -20.21% +14.25%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Runcorn

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Runcorn

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Runcorn

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 17 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 Runcorn region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) SignalR
3 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) Moq
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (25.00%) Ninject
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Moq
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) LINQ
1 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Ninject
1 1 (25.00%) SignalR
1 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Telerik