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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 19 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.81% 11.00% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% 69.70% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 5
Median daily rate £450 £231 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.59% -7.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% +11.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +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
22 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 12.79% 15.79% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 15
Median daily rate £460 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £162 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £365 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Median hourly rate £11.50 £18.01 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.15% +38.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) Hibernate
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) TDD
2 18 (52.94%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 18 (52.94%) CSS
2 18 (52.94%) Web Services
2 18 (52.94%) ECMAScript
2 18 (52.94%) Spring
2 18 (52.94%) JPA
2 18 (52.94%) RESTful
2 18 (52.94%) CouchDB
2 18 (52.94%) MongoDB
2 18 (52.94%) Node.js
2 18 (52.94%) RabbitMQ
2 18 (52.94%) Ember.js
2 18 (52.94%) AngularJS
2 18 (52.94%) React
2 18 (52.94%) ES6
2 18 (52.94%) LESS
3 16 (47.06%) Mobile App
4 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.76%) Unix
7 3 (8.82%) MS Office
7 3 (8.82%) IBM
7 3 (8.82%) FTP
7 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.82%) WebSphere

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 3 (8.82%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.94%) SAP GRC
1 1 (2.94%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) FTP
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) VPN
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) CouchDB
2 18 (52.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 14 (41.18%) Node.js Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Angular Developer
4 8 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Java Mobile Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Tester
7 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (5.88%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (2.94%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
8 1 (2.94%) Amdocs Developer
8 1 (2.94%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 1 (2.94%) SOC Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) AngularJS
1 18 (52.94%) CSS
1 18 (52.94%) Ember.js
1 18 (52.94%) Hibernate
1 18 (52.94%) JPA
1 18 (52.94%) LESS
1 18 (52.94%) Node.js
1 18 (52.94%) RabbitMQ
1 18 (52.94%) React
1 18 (52.94%) RESTful
1 18 (52.94%) Spring
1 18 (52.94%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) Struts
3 1 (2.94%) JAXB
3 1 (2.94%) JAX-RS
3 1 (2.94%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Unix
2 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (52.94%) TDD
2 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
3 2 (5.88%) High Availability
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) Network Design
3 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.94%) CRM
4 1 (2.94%) Data Privacy
4 1 (2.94%) ERP
4 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
4 1 (2.94%) Information Security
4 1 (2.94%) ITSM
4 1 (2.94%) Microservices
4 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.94%) SAP Security
4 1 (2.94%) Secure Coding
4 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) ECMAScript
1 18 (52.94%) ES6
1 18 (52.94%) Java
1 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) vCloud
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (2.94%) RSA Archer
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Amdocs
4 1 (2.94%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.94%) NetApp
4 1 (2.94%) Qualys
4 1 (2.94%) SAP