The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 23 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows 15 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 7.01% 13.98% 11.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.47% 52.00% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 8
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.13% +13.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £253 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £436 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £308
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
Windows
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
38 50 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 17.76% 26.88% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 14
Average daily rate £375 £425 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £303 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £463 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 6
Average hourly rate £33.00 £10.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.28% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £10.50 £12.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
3 15 (40.54%) VMware
4 13 (35.14%) Finance
4 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
6 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
7 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
7 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
8 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (16.22%) HP
9 6 (16.22%) IIS
10 5 (13.51%) SLA
10 5 (13.51%) Citrix
10 5 (13.51%) DMZ
10 5 (13.51%) vSphere
11 4 (10.81%) Tivoli
11 4 (10.81%) MS Office
11 4 (10.81%) SQL
11 4 (10.81%) Oracle
11 4 (10.81%) ITIL
11 4 (10.81%) SCCM
11 4 (10.81%) Migration
11 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
12 3 (8.11%) iPhone
12 3 (8.11%) Infor
12 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.11%) Tuxedo
3 3 (8.11%) TeamSite
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.70%) SAP EP
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (8.11%) Exstream
1 3 (8.11%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.70%) SAP SRM
2 1 (2.70%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DMZ
2 3 (8.11%) SAN
2 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
2 3 (8.11%) DHCP
3 2 (5.41%) HTTP
3 2 (5.41%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) LDAP
4 1 (2.70%) Intranet
4 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
1 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.41%) MSI
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Analyst
1 6 (16.22%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (13.51%) Server Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Architect
4 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) IT Technician
5 2 (5.41%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Applications Packager
5 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) HTML
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
1 2 (5.41%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.70%) SAP PI
2 1 (2.70%) Symfony
2 1 (2.70%) SAP ALE
2 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) JSP
2 1 (2.70%) Servlets
2 1 (2.70%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.70%) SPML
2 1 (2.70%) HTML5
2 1 (2.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) iPhone
1 3 (8.11%) NHS
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX
5 2 (5.41%) Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Android
6 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL
1 4 (10.81%) Migration
1 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (8.11%) High Availability
3 2 (5.41%) SOA
3 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.41%) Information Security
4 1 (2.70%) Workflow
4 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.70%) Identity Management
4 1 (2.70%) MVC
4 1 (2.70%) Usability Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.70%) Content Management
4 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.70%) Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
4 1 (2.70%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.51%) vSphere
4 3 (8.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (5.41%) XenApp
5 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Tivoli
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle
6 3 (8.11%) Infor
6 3 (8.11%) TIBCO
7 2 (5.41%) IBM
7 2 (5.41%) Novell
7 2 (5.41%) SAP
8 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (2.70%) Sybase
8 1 (2.70%) Siemens
8 1 (2.70%) Apple
8 1 (2.70%) Sage
8 1 (2.70%) Sun
8 1 (2.70%) Dell
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) F5
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