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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 7 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Contract jobs citing Windows 26 58 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 15.57% 21.09% 4.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 89.66% 87.88% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 3
Median daily rate £365 £365 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £336 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+0.15% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 19 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 £15.36 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.10% +22.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £10.80 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £17.50 £13.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.43 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.39% -3.57%
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
29 66 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 17.37% 24.00% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 12
Median daily rate £365 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £312 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 19 2
Median hourly rate £11.75 £15.36 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.47% +9.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
3 16 (40.00%) Web Services
4 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (30.00%) DevOps
6 11 (27.50%) React
6 11 (27.50%) Ember.js
6 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
6 11 (27.50%) Mobile App
6 11 (27.50%) MongoDB
6 11 (27.50%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (27.50%) Node.js
6 11 (27.50%) LESS
6 11 (27.50%) ES6
6 11 (27.50%) CSS
6 11 (27.50%) Linux
6 11 (27.50%) Java
6 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
6 11 (27.50%) ECMAScript
6 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (27.50%) RESTful
6 11 (27.50%) CouchDB
6 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (27.50%) JPA
6 11 (27.50%) Hibernate
6 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (27.50%) TDD
6 11 (27.50%) Spring

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 9 (22.50%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) IaaS
4 1 (2.50%) PaaS
4 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) IP Telephony
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (5.00%) Skype
3 2 (5.00%) Wireless
4 1 (2.50%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.50%) DHCP
4 1 (2.50%) FTP
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) MPLS
4 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.50%) SAN
4 1 (2.50%) SMTP
4 1 (2.50%) Telnet
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) CouchDB
2 11 (27.50%) MongoDB
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (12.50%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.50%) MSI
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) French Language
2 1 (2.50%) German Language
2 1 (2.50%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Java Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Node.js Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Angular Developer
5 5 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
7 3 (7.50%) Automation Specialist
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Designer
8 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) Web Services
2 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
2 11 (27.50%) CSS
2 11 (27.50%) Ember.js
2 11 (27.50%) Hibernate
2 11 (27.50%) JPA
2 11 (27.50%) LESS
2 11 (27.50%) Node.js
2 11 (27.50%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (27.50%) React
2 11 (27.50%) RESTful
2 11 (27.50%) Spring
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.50%) iPhone
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (27.50%) Linux
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.50%) Android
6 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.50%) Unix
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) DevOps
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) TDD
3 8 (20.00%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (10.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 4 (10.00%) High Availability
6 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL V3
8 2 (5.00%) Change Control
8 2 (5.00%) Fault Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Network Design
8 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.50%) Information Security
9 1 (2.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) ECMAScript
1 11 (27.50%) ES6
1 11 (27.50%) Java
1 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) VB
4 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CCDP
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (25.00%) Docker
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.50%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (25.00%) Puppet
3 5 (12.50%) SCOM
4 3 (7.50%) Ansible
4 3 (7.50%) Salt
4 3 (7.50%) SCCM
5 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.50%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) VMware
3 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
4 6 (15.00%) Cisco
5 5 (12.50%) Splunk
6 4 (10.00%) Avaya
7 2 (5.00%) Brocade
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix
7 2 (5.00%) Genesys
7 2 (5.00%) NetApp
7 2 (5.00%) Verint
8 1 (2.50%) Amdocs
8 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.50%) F5
8 1 (2.50%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.50%) Lotus
8 1 (2.50%) Symantec
8 1 (2.50%) Veritas
Bradford
Computer Futures
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour + doe
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £competitive day rate
Posted: 5 days ago