The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Barnsley 27.78% 22.22% 33.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.71% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £343 £238 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.21% +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Windows
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Barnsley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Barnsley 77.78% 22.22% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
Median daily rate £350 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Barnsley

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Barnsley

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Barnsley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Barnsley region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Barnsley

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Barnsley

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Barnsley

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Barnsley region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (70.00%) HP
1 7 (70.00%) EMC
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
1 7 (70.00%) Veritas
1 7 (70.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 6 (60.00%) SCOM
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (10.00%) MSTest
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Moq
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) KML
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Moq
1 1 (10.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) KML
1 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (10.00%) Change Control
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
1 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (10.00%) Service Management
1 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
1 6 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) EMC
1 7 (70.00%) HP
1 7 (70.00%) IBM
1 7 (70.00%) Veritas
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat