The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 16 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.01% 0.94% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £331 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £175 £188
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +17.85%
Windows 8
West 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 Bradford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 22.22% 17.92% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 16
Median daily rate £365 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £20.97 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Windows 8
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 8 across the Bradford region.

Windows 8 Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Windows 8
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the Bradford region.

Windows 8 Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Windows 8
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) German Language
1 1 (100.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (100.00%) Spanish Language
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) German Language
1 1 (100.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (100.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory