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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Barnsley 61.54% 16.67% 38.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 37.50% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £140 £175 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
- +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £125.00 - £10.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +5.73%
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
8 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Barnsley 61.54% 44.44% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Median daily rate £140 £225 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £125.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Barnsley

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Barnsley region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Barnsley

Windows
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Office 365
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) Veritas
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) SCOM
5 2 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (10.00%) NHS
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Intranet
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) WAN

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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Deskside Support
1 3 (30.00%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Migration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Senior ICT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas