The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 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 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 4 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 17 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 17.17% 11.29% 12.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.00% 50.00% 55.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 10
Median daily rate £400 £450 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +42.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £275 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £550 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 10
Median hourly rate £16.74 £8.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.88% -49.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.12 £14.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

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
20 42 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 20.20% 22.58% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 23
Median daily rate £475 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 12
Median hourly rate £20.97 £14.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.78% -16.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
1 17 (44.74%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
2 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 15 (39.47%) DevOps
3 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (36.84%) Octopus Deploy
4 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (34.21%) IIS
5 13 (34.21%) Linux
6 12 (31.58%) VMware
7 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
7 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
9 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
9 9 (23.68%) Docker
10 8 (21.05%) Project Management
11 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
11 7 (18.42%) TeamCity
11 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
11 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (15.79%) Puppet
12 6 (15.79%) Firewall
12 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
12 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003

Windows
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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (34.21%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) GitHub
4 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) DHCP
2 5 (13.16%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) FTP
2 5 (13.16%) HTTP
2 5 (13.16%) HTTPS
2 5 (13.16%) SMTP
2 5 (13.16%) SSL
2 5 (13.16%) Telnet
3 3 (7.89%) SAN
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.26%) LAN
4 2 (5.26%) VoIP
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (2.63%) MPLS
5 1 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 7 (18.42%) TeamCity
4 5 (13.16%) Vagrant
5 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.63%) MSI
6 1 (2.63%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.63%) Subversion
6 1 (2.63%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) French Language
3 1 (2.63%) German Language
3 1 (2.63%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Implementation Specialist
3 4 (10.53%) Automation Specialist
3 4 (10.53%) DevOps Specialist
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 3 (7.89%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) Ember.js
2 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.63%) JPA
2 1 (2.63%) LESS
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.63%) React
2 1 (2.63%) RESTful
2 1 (2.63%) Spring
2 1 (2.63%) Struts
2 1 (2.63%) WCF
2 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) NHS
2 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.63%) iPhone
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (34.21%) Linux
5 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (13.16%) Android
7 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.26%) Unix
8 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
8 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.26%) Windows NT
8 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 15 (39.47%) DevOps
3 10 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (21.05%) Project Management
5 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
6 5 (13.16%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.53%) Software Deployment
8 3 (7.89%) Migration
8 3 (7.89%) SDLC
9 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.26%) Change Control
9 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.26%) Service Management
10 1 (2.63%) Change Management
10 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) ECMAScript
3 1 (2.63%) ES6
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) VB
3 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) AWS Certification
2 3 (7.89%) MCSE
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.68%) Docker
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.63%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.63%) XenApp
6 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (15.79%) Puppet
3 5 (13.16%) SCOM
4 4 (10.53%) SCCM
5 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) VMware
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco
4 5 (13.16%) Splunk
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix
6 2 (5.26%) Avaya
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.63%) DevExpress
7 1 (2.63%) EMC
7 1 (2.63%) F5
7 1 (2.63%) Google
7 1 (2.63%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.63%) Lotus
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Veritas
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