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 4 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 22 36 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 16.54% 14.40% 11.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 70.59% 62.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 12
Median daily rate £450 £310 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.39% +14.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £160 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £354 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.72 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% +42.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £10.90 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £17.50 £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.13 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.47% -2.41%
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
22 51 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 16.54% 20.40% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 17
Median daily rate £450 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £128 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.72 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% +59.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) TDD
3 15 (41.67%) Spring
3 15 (41.67%) JPA
3 15 (41.67%) RESTful
3 15 (41.67%) CouchDB
3 15 (41.67%) MongoDB
3 15 (41.67%) RabbitMQ
3 15 (41.67%) Node.js
3 15 (41.67%) Java
3 15 (41.67%) CSS
3 15 (41.67%) Web Services
3 15 (41.67%) ECMAScript
3 15 (41.67%) Hibernate
3 15 (41.67%) Ember.js
3 15 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 15 (41.67%) ES6
3 15 (41.67%) LESS
3 15 (41.67%) React
4 11 (30.56%) Mobile App
5 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
8 4 (11.11%) Finance
8 4 (11.11%) VMware
8 4 (11.11%) Unix
9 3 (8.33%) MS Office
9 3 (8.33%) SAP

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 15 (41.67%) Node.js
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
1 2 (5.56%) SAP GRC
2 1 (2.78%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) FTP
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (41.67%) CouchDB
2 15 (41.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.56%) SAP HANA
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Node.js Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Java Mobile Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Angular Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Tester
8 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Rollout Technician
8 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Support
8 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) AngularJS
1 15 (41.67%) CSS
1 15 (41.67%) Ember.js
1 15 (41.67%) Hibernate
1 15 (41.67%) JPA
1 15 (41.67%) LESS
1 15 (41.67%) RabbitMQ
1 15 (41.67%) React
1 15 (41.67%) RESTful
1 15 (41.67%) Spring
1 15 (41.67%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) JAXB
2 3 (8.33%) JAX-RS
2 3 (8.33%) JSF
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) Struts
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) TDD
3 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.56%) ERP
4 2 (5.56%) Identity Management
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 2 (5.56%) SAP Security
5 1 (2.78%) Android Development
5 1 (2.78%) CRM
5 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) ITSM
5 1 (2.78%) MVC
5 1 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 15 (41.67%) ECMAScript
2 15 (41.67%) ES6
2 15 (41.67%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) VCP5
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) vCloud
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) SAP
4 2 (5.56%) Apple
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Amdocs
5 1 (2.78%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.78%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.78%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.78%) NetApp
5 1 (2.78%) Qualys