The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 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 29 June 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
West Midlands > West Bromwich
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 12.50% 5.00% 22.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 50.00% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
West Bromwich median daily rate £110 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -63.33% -  
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £358 £325
% change year-on-year -2.09% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
West Bromwich median hourly rate - - £16.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  

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 West Bromwich with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
West Bromwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1 2 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 12.50% 10.00% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 8
West Bromwich median daily rate £110 £300 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -63.33% +27.65%  
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year - +13.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
West Bromwich median hourly rate - - £16.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.70% -12.90%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in West Bromwich

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in West Bromwich

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in West Bromwich