The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 9 21 3
Rank change year-on-year +12 -18  
Contract jobs citing Windows 34 17 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 9.74% 5.15% 16.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.71% 65.38% 66.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 20
Median daily rate £325 £241 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.85% -21.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £89 £115 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £305 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 29
Median hourly rate £15.18 £15.59 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +0.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.38 £24.25 £28.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.45% +6.89%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 56 26 89
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 16.05% 7.88% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 36
Median daily rate £400 £232 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.41% -25.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £115 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £315 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 34
Median hourly rate £15.85 £15.93 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.47% +1.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £26.00 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire citing Windows as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Warwickshire

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Warwickshire

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Warwickshire

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Warwickshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick 0 10 £400 +60.00% 1
Atherstone - 10 £325 - 2
Rugby - 5 £150 - 3
Gaydon +1 2 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £550 - 2
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 31 (43.06%) Active Directory
2 21 (29.17%) Linux
3 20 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 20 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 19 (26.39%) Unix
4 19 (26.39%) Oracle
5 14 (19.44%) SQL
6 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
6 13 (18.06%) Oracle Database
7 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
7 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
8 10 (13.89%) IIS
8 10 (13.89%) VMware
8 10 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
9 9 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
9 9 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 9 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
9 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
9 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (12.50%) WebLogic
9 9 (12.50%) Java
9 9 (12.50%) JBoss
9 9 (12.50%) Apache
9 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 9 (12.50%) SAML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 10 (13.89%) IIS
2 9 (12.50%) Apache
2 9 (12.50%) JBoss
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 9 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 6 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
2 9 (12.50%) HTTP
3 5 (6.94%) Firewall
4 4 (5.56%) LAN
4 4 (5.56%) WAN
5 3 (4.17%) Internet
5 3 (4.17%) Network Security
6 2 (2.78%) SAN
6 2 (2.78%) SSH
7 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.39%) VoIP
7 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) Oracle Database
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.39%) DB2
4 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (6.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Electronics
2 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) French Language
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (40.28%) Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 7 (9.72%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (9.72%) Service Analyst
3 7 (9.72%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Architect
4 6 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) SQL Support Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.56%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 4 (5.56%) Monitoring Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) SAML
2 1 (1.39%) EDI
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) iSeries
4 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.39%) AS400
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Fintech
5 1 (1.39%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) Linux
2 20 (27.78%) Windows 7
2 20 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 19 (26.39%) Unix
4 6 (8.33%) AIX
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.17%) Android
7 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.17%) Windows Vista
7 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.39%) Solaris
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (11.11%) Migration
4 7 (9.72%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (8.33%) Change Management
6 5 (6.94%) High Availability
6 5 (6.94%) ITIL
6 5 (6.94%) SIEM
7 4 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.17%) Financial Analysis
8 3 (4.17%) Functional Testing
8 3 (4.17%) Identity Management
8 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.17%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.17%) Project Management
8 3 (4.17%) Service Management
8 3 (4.17%) UML
8 3 (4.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) Java
3 7 (9.72%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.78%) C
5 1 (1.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) DBS Check
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.39%) MCITP
4 1 (1.39%) MCP
4 1 (1.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (43.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.78%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.39%) Ansible
3 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Oracle
2 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.89%) VMware
4 5 (6.94%) Intel Security
5 4 (5.56%) BMC
5 4 (5.56%) Citrix
5 4 (5.56%) Google
5 4 (5.56%) IBM
6 3 (4.17%) Dell
6 3 (4.17%) HP
6 3 (4.17%) NetApp
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco
7 2 (2.78%) CyberArk
7 2 (2.78%) EMC
8 1 (1.39%) Apple
8 1 (1.39%) Intel
8 1 (1.39%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.39%) Veritas
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