The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 41 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.64% 20.70% 18.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.42% 82.46% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +114.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £68 £72
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £380 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 23 8
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -6.45%
Windows
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
48 57 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.82% 25.11% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 16
Average daily rate £363 £300 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +114.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £113 £68
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £350 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 23 8
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Derbyshire region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Derbyshire region.

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby 0 34 £388 +23.01% 13
Chesterfield -2 4 £305 -12.23% 4
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 50 (53.76%) Active Directory
2 43 (46.24%) Microsoft
3 35 (37.63%) Manufacturing
4 33 (35.48%) VMware
5 32 (34.41%) Security Cleared
6 28 (30.11%) Configuration Management
6 28 (30.11%) Windows XP
7 27 (29.03%) UNIX
7 27 (29.03%) SC Cleared
8 24 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (23.66%) VMware ESX
10 21 (22.58%) Red Hat
10 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 21 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (21.51%) Requirements Analysis
12 18 (19.35%) MS Excel
12 18 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (18.28%) Citrix
14 15 (16.13%) IIS
15 14 (15.05%) Oracle
16 12 (12.90%) SQL
16 12 (12.90%) Project Management
17 11 (11.83%) Cisco
18 10 (10.75%) MS Office
18 10 (10.75%) Management Information System
18 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2012
18 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
19 9 (9.68%) Finance
20 8 (8.60%) Firewall
20 8 (8.60%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 15 (16.13%) IIS
2 6 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.23%) NetWeaver
5 2 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.08%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.08%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) Firewall
2 5 (5.38%) LAN
2 5 (5.38%) DNS
3 4 (4.30%) WAN
3 4 (4.30%) DHCP
3 4 (4.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (4.30%) Network Security
4 3 (3.23%) SSL
5 2 (2.15%) Wireless
5 2 (2.15%) VPN
6 1 (1.08%) ATM
6 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.08%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.08%) VLAN
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.08%) IPv4
6 1 (1.08%) IPv6
6 1 (1.08%) DWDM
6 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) RDBMS
2 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.23%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) TeamCity
1 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (37.63%) Manufacturing
2 9 (9.68%) Finance
3 4 (4.30%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.30%) Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Analyst
2 11 (11.83%) Architect
3 10 (10.75%) Project Engineer
3 10 (10.75%) Technical Leader
4 8 (8.60%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (8.60%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 6 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (4.30%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.30%) Security Analyst
6 4 (4.30%) Developer
6 4 (4.30%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.30%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (4.30%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (4.30%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.23%) Security Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.60%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.23%) Web Services
3 2 (2.15%) SAP Basis
3 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.15%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.08%) CSS3
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.08%) CSS
4 1 (1.08%) WPF
4 1 (1.08%) jQuery
4 1 (1.08%) RESTful
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.75%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.30%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.30%) iSeries
3 4 (4.30%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.30%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.30%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.15%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) CESG
6 1 (1.08%) Statistics
6 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.08%) FMCG
6 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.11%) Windows XP
2 27 (29.03%) UNIX
3 24 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (8.60%) Windows 7
6 7 (7.53%) Linux
7 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.15%) Android
8 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Configuration Management
2 20 (21.51%) Requirements Analysis
3 18 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (12.90%) Project Management
5 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
5 8 (8.60%) SDLC
6 5 (5.38%) SIEM
6 5 (5.38%) Coaching
6 5 (5.38%) ITIL
6 5 (5.38%) ERP
6 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.38%) PLM
7 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (4.30%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (4.30%) TQM
7 4 (4.30%) Quality Management
7 4 (4.30%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (3.23%) Patch Management
8 3 (3.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.90%) SQL
2 5 (5.38%) C#
3 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.23%) Java
5 2 (2.15%) C++
5 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (34.41%) Security Cleared
2 27 (29.03%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.38%) Degree
5 3 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.15%) MCITP
6 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.15%) MCSE
7 1 (1.08%) CCNP
7 1 (1.08%) CCNA
7 1 (1.08%) CCDA
7 1 (1.08%) ISEB
7 1 (1.08%) CISSP
7 1 (1.08%) PMP
7 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.08%) CISA
7 1 (1.08%) CISM
7 1 (1.08%) CEH
7 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (53.76%) Active Directory
2 22 (23.66%) VMware ESX
3 8 (8.60%) Terminal Services
3 8 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.15%) vSphere
6 1 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.08%) XenApp
6 1 (1.08%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Backup Exec
1 4 (4.30%) Nessus
1 4 (4.30%) Nmap
2 3 (3.23%) WSUS
3 2 (2.15%) SCCM
4 1 (1.08%) SCOM
4 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.08%) MOM
Vendors
1 43 (46.24%) Microsoft
2 33 (35.48%) VMware
3 21 (22.58%) Red Hat
4 17 (18.28%) Citrix
5 14 (15.05%) Oracle
6 11 (11.83%) Cisco
7 8 (8.60%) HP
8 5 (5.38%) Siemens
9 4 (4.30%) Juniper
9 4 (4.30%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.30%) Sourcefire
9 4 (4.30%) IronPort
9 4 (4.30%) ArcSight
10 3 (3.23%) Nimsoft
10 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.23%) SAP
11 2 (2.15%) WatchGuard
11 2 (2.15%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.08%) LANDesk
12 1 (1.08%) Veeam
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