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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 5 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 9 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 12.00% 6.25% 8.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 31.43% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
Median daily rate £375 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £316 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £498 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £20.97 £45.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.40% +373.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.97 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.46% +6.66%

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
12 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 16.00% 19.89% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 21
Median daily rate £401 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 10
Median hourly rate £20.97 £29.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.91% +145.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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
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 20 January 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 22 (53.66%) Windows Server
2 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (43.90%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (41.46%) DevOps
4 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (39.02%) IIS
5 16 (39.02%) Linux
6 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
6 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (31.71%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (31.71%) ITIL
7 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
8 12 (29.27%) VMware
8 12 (29.27%) Docker
8 12 (29.27%) Puppet
9 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (24.39%) TeamCity
10 10 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
10 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
11 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
11 9 (21.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
12 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
12 8 (19.51%) Web Services
13 7 (17.07%) Cisco
13 7 (17.07%) SCOM
13 7 (17.07%) Firewall

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 16 (39.02%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.76%) Office 365
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Firewall
2 3 (7.32%) DHCP
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) FTP
2 3 (7.32%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) HTTPS
2 3 (7.32%) SMTP
2 3 (7.32%) SSL
2 3 (7.32%) Telnet
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (4.88%) IP Telephony
3 2 (4.88%) LAN
3 2 (4.88%) SAN
3 2 (4.88%) Skype
3 2 (4.88%) VoIP
3 2 (4.88%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.44%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (24.39%) TeamCity
3 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.07%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.44%) MSI
5 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) French Language
2 1 (2.44%) German Language
2 1 (2.44%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) DevOps Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Automation Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Implementation Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) Designer
6 2 (4.88%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) Ember.js
3 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.44%) JPA
3 1 (2.44%) LESS
3 1 (2.44%) Node.js
3 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.44%) React
3 1 (2.44%) RESTful
3 1 (2.44%) Spring
3 1 (2.44%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) NHS
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.44%) Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.44%) iPhone
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows Server
2 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (39.02%) Linux
5 10 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (17.07%) Android
7 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
8 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
9 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.88%) Windows NT
9 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.44%) Unix
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) DevOps
2 13 (31.71%) ITIL
3 9 (21.95%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
5 6 (14.63%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.76%) Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) High Availability
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.32%) Migration
7 3 (7.32%) Software Deployment
8 2 (4.88%) Change Control
8 2 (4.88%) Fault Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.88%) Service Management
9 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.44%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) ECMAScript
3 1 (2.44%) ES6
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) VB
3 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) AWS Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.32%) MCSE
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.44%) CCDP
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) Docker
3 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.44%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (29.27%) Puppet
3 7 (17.07%) SCOM
4 3 (7.32%) Ansible
4 3 (7.32%) Salt
4 3 (7.32%) SCCM
5 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.44%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) VMware
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco
3 7 (17.07%) Splunk
4 4 (9.76%) Avaya
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix
5 3 (7.32%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) Brocade
6 2 (4.88%) Genesys
6 2 (4.88%) NetApp
6 2 (4.88%) Verint
7 1 (2.44%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.44%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) F5
7 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.44%) Lotus
7 1 (2.44%) Symantec
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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