The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 36 46 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 16.59% 17.36% 21.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.80% 85.19% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 26
Median daily rate £360 £350 £70
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.75% +400.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £255 £68
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £431 £145
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 24
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £49.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -67.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £12.59 £10.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
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
41 54 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.89% 20.38% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 30
Median daily rate £370 £341 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +224.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £178 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £436 £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £72.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -82.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -1 24 £345 -1.53% 5
Chesterfield +5 10 £370 +4.59% 1
Belper - 1 - -
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 56 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 43 (47.25%) Microsoft
3 39 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 38 (41.76%) Unix
4 38 (41.76%) VMware
5 36 (39.56%) Security Cleared
6 33 (36.26%) Windows XP
7 29 (31.87%) SC Cleared
8 27 (29.67%) Red Hat
8 27 (29.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (28.57%) Configuration Management
10 23 (25.27%) VMware ESX
10 23 (25.27%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
11 21 (23.08%) HP
11 21 (23.08%) MS Excel
12 20 (21.98%) Manufacturing
13 19 (20.88%) Linux
14 18 (19.78%) PowerShell
15 17 (18.68%) Windows 8
15 17 (18.68%) SharePoint
15 17 (18.68%) MS Office
16 16 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (16.48%) Citrix
18 13 (14.29%) ITIL
18 13 (14.29%) Windows 7
19 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2012
19 12 (13.19%) VBScript
19 12 (13.19%) Internet
19 12 (13.19%) Migration

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 17 (18.68%) SharePoint
2 11 (12.09%) MS Exchange
3 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (9.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (9.89%) IBM Notes
4 9 (9.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (8.79%) IIS
6 6 (6.59%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (4.40%) AquaLogic
7 4 (4.40%) MQSeries
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (4.40%) Tuxedo
7 4 (4.40%) WebLogic
7 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
7 4 (4.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 17 (18.68%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.19%) Internet
2 10 (10.99%) VPN
3 9 (9.89%) Firewall
4 5 (5.49%) SAN
4 5 (5.49%) SSL
5 4 (4.40%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (4.40%) DHCP
5 4 (4.40%) LAN
5 4 (4.40%) WAN
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.20%) DNS
7 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.10%) ADSL
8 1 (1.10%) IPsec
8 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.10%) NAS
8 1 (1.10%) OSPF
8 1 (1.10%) VoIP
8 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Git (software)
1 8 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.20%) MSI
3 1 (1.10%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (21.98%) Manufacturing
2 9 (9.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.10%) Back Office
3 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (30.77%) Architect
2 23 (25.27%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (20.88%) Analyst
4 10 (10.99%) IT Support
5 8 (8.79%) Service Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Desktop Support
7 6 (6.59%) Migration Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Active Directory Analyst
9 3 (3.30%) Active Directory Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) Development Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) SharePoint Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (4.40%) J2EE
1 4 (4.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.27%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.89%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.59%) Clustering
4 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.10%) iSeries
5 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 38 (41.76%) Unix
3 33 (36.26%) Windows XP
4 27 (29.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (20.88%) Linux
6 17 (18.68%) Windows 8
7 13 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (12.09%) Apple iOS
9 11 (12.09%) Windows 10
10 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (5.49%) Solaris
12 4 (4.40%) AIX
12 4 (4.40%) OS/390
13 2 (2.20%) Android
13 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (2.20%) Windows Vista
14 1 (1.10%) HPUX
14 1 (1.10%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 21 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
3 16 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (14.29%) ITIL
5 12 (13.19%) Migration
6 11 (12.09%) Mentoring
6 11 (12.09%) Process Improvement
7 9 (9.89%) ETL
8 8 (8.79%) Change Control
9 5 (5.49%) Change Management
9 5 (5.49%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.40%) Problem Management
10 4 (4.40%) QMS
10 4 (4.40%) Release Management
10 4 (4.40%) Security Management
10 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.40%) Time Management
11 3 (3.30%) Logistics
11 3 (3.30%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) PowerShell
2 12 (13.19%) VBScript
3 11 (12.09%) SQL
4 8 (8.79%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.49%) C
6 4 (4.40%) C++
6 4 (4.40%) Java
6 4 (4.40%) Perl
7 1 (1.10%) Python
7 1 (1.10%) R
7 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (39.56%) Security Cleared
2 29 (31.87%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.20%) CCNP
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.10%) CCNA
5 1 (1.10%) Degree
5 1 (1.10%) ISEB
5 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 56 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 23 (25.27%) VMware ESX
3 11 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (9.89%) XenDesktop
5 6 (6.59%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.20%) Firmware
7 1 (1.10%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.10%) vSphere
7 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (10.99%) SCCM
2 2 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.20%) SCOM
3 1 (1.10%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.10%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 43 (47.25%) Microsoft
2 38 (41.76%) VMware
3 27 (29.67%) Red Hat
4 21 (23.08%) HP
5 15 (16.48%) Citrix
6 9 (9.89%) Lotus
7 6 (6.59%) Lumension
7 6 (6.59%) Veritas
8 5 (5.49%) Cisco
8 5 (5.49%) Oracle
9 4 (4.40%) AppSense
9 4 (4.40%) Axway
9 4 (4.40%) Fujitsu
9 4 (4.40%) IBM
9 4 (4.40%) NetApp
9 4 (4.40%) Sun
10 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.20%) EMC
11 2 (2.20%) Intel Security
11 2 (2.20%) Juniper
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