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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 20 7
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows 44 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 16.60% 5.43% 12.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.02% 31.25% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 8
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.04% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £233 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £293 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.86 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
53 32 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 20.00% 17.39% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 12
Average daily rate £355 £338 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £414 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -49.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 1 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Bradford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 35 (49.30%) Microsoft
2 34 (47.89%) VMware
3 30 (42.25%) SQL
4 25 (35.21%) Active Directory
5 23 (32.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
7 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (26.76%) IIS
9 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (23.94%) Windows 7
11 16 (22.54%) MS Excel
12 14 (19.72%) ITIL
13 13 (18.31%) Migration
14 12 (16.90%) HP
15 11 (15.49%) Cisco
16 10 (14.08%) Project Management
16 10 (14.08%) Clustering
16 10 (14.08%) .NET
16 10 (14.08%) DevOps
17 9 (12.68%) VMware Server
17 9 (12.68%) MS Office
17 9 (12.68%) Linux
17 9 (12.68%) SAN
18 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
18 8 (11.27%) Change Management
18 8 (11.27%) SCCM
19 7 (9.86%) PowerShell
19 7 (9.86%) Visualisation
19 7 (9.86%) Intrusion Detection

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 19 (26.76%) IIS
2 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.41%) SAS
3 1 (1.41%) SAP EP
3 1 (1.41%) Lync
3 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (22.54%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.68%) MS Office
3 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.41%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) SAN
2 7 (9.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (8.45%) LAN
3 6 (8.45%) WAN
4 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.82%) LDAP
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) DNS
5 1 (1.41%) SSL
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
5 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.41%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MSI
1 1 (1.41%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.41%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (15.49%) Analyst
2 10 (14.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Server Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Migration Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Test Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.63%) Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.82%) XML
3 2 (2.82%) J2EE
3 2 (2.82%) JSP
3 2 (2.82%) Servlets
3 2 (2.82%) SOAP
3 2 (2.82%) SPML
3 2 (2.82%) SailPoint
3 2 (2.82%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) Web Services
4 1 (1.41%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.41%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.41%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Clustering
2 7 (9.86%) Visualisation
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) NHS
5 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.41%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows Server 2012
2 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (23.94%) Windows 7
5 9 (12.68%) Linux
6 6 (8.45%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.04%) UNIX
8 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.82%) AIX
10 1 (1.41%) Android
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) ITIL
2 13 (18.31%) Migration
3 10 (14.08%) Project Management
3 10 (14.08%) DevOps
4 8 (11.27%) Change Management
4 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.86%) Load Balancing
5 7 (9.86%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (8.45%) Regression Testing
7 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.04%) Usability Testing
7 5 (7.04%) Performance Testing
7 5 (7.04%) SDLC
8 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.23%) ETL
9 3 (4.23%) UML
10 2 (2.82%) OOP
10 2 (2.82%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) SQL
2 7 (9.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.23%) C++
3 3 (4.23%) Java
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.82%) Delphi
4 2 (2.82%) BeanShell
5 1 (1.41%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) CISSP
1 2 (2.82%) Sun Certification
1 2 (2.82%) Server+ Certification
2 1 (1.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.41%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
1 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 25 (35.21%) Active Directory
2 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.68%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) SCOM
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.41%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.41%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.41%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (49.30%) Microsoft
2 34 (47.89%) VMware
3 12 (16.90%) HP
4 11 (15.49%) Cisco
5 4 (5.63%) IBM
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle
6 3 (4.23%) SAP
6 3 (4.23%) Citrix
6 3 (4.23%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.82%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.82%) Remedy
7 2 (2.82%) Sun
7 2 (2.82%) Sybase
7 2 (2.82%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (2.82%) Novell
7 2 (2.82%) Lotus
7 2 (2.82%) Borland
8 1 (1.41%) Apple
8 1 (1.41%) Compaq
8 1 (1.41%) Dell
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