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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 24 39 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 11.59% 16.88% 20.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.54% 84.78% 80.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 14
Median daily rate £408 £350 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% +68.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £295 £68
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £422 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 23
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £11.00 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £11.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +3.33%
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
39 46 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.84% 19.91% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 17
Median daily rate £390 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.58% +21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £278 £69
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £422 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 23
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 17 £390 +0.64% 8
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 36 (55.38%) Active Directory
2 29 (44.62%) Security Cleared
3 28 (43.08%) VMware
4 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
5 26 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 26 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 24 (36.92%) Unix
7 20 (30.77%) Windows XP
8 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (23.08%) Configuration Management
9 15 (23.08%) Manufacturing
9 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (21.54%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (21.54%) Red Hat
10 14 (21.54%) Citrix
11 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (20.00%) ITIL
11 13 (20.00%) VMware ESX
12 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (16.92%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (16.92%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (16.92%) MS Office
13 11 (16.92%) HP
14 10 (15.38%) Windows 8
15 8 (12.31%) Windows 7
15 8 (12.31%) Apple iOS
15 8 (12.31%) VBScript
15 8 (12.31%) Firewall
16 7 (10.77%) 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 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
1 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 5 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (6.15%) AquaLogic
3 4 (6.15%) MQSeries
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (6.15%) Tuxedo
3 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) Firewall
2 5 (7.69%) SAN
2 5 (7.69%) VPN
3 4 (6.15%) Internet
3 4 (6.15%) SSL
4 3 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.62%) DHCP
4 3 (4.62%) LAN
4 3 (4.62%) WAN
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.54%) DNS
6 1 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.54%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.54%) Network Security
6 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MSI
2 1 (1.54%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
2 1 (1.54%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 15 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Back Office
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Architect
2 14 (21.54%) Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (12.31%) Service Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) IT Support
6 4 (6.15%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Active Directory Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Principal Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (6.15%) J2EE
1 4 (6.15%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) Clustering
3 5 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) iPad
6 1 (1.54%) iPhone
6 1 (1.54%) iSeries
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 24 (36.92%) Unix
3 20 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 8 (12.31%) Apple iOS
7 8 (12.31%) Windows 7
8 7 (10.77%) Linux
8 7 (10.77%) Windows 10
9 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (6.15%) AIX
10 4 (6.15%) OS/390
10 4 (6.15%) Solaris
11 3 (4.62%) Android
12 2 (3.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 13 (20.00%) ITIL
3 11 (16.92%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (16.92%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.77%) Migration
4 7 (10.77%) Process Improvement
5 5 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.69%) Time Management
6 4 (6.15%) Change Management
6 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.15%) QMS
6 4 (6.15%) Release Management
6 4 (6.15%) Security Management
6 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.15%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.08%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.08%) Logistics
7 2 (3.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) VBScript
2 7 (10.77%) C
2 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.69%) Java
4 4 (6.15%) C++
4 4 (6.15%) Perl
5 2 (3.08%) SQL
6 1 (1.54%) C#
6 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (44.62%) Security Cleared
2 26 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.08%) CCNP
4 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) CISSP
5 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.54%) ISEB
5 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.54%) SSCP
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 36 (55.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.54%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (9.23%) Hyper-V
5 6 (9.23%) XenDesktop
6 4 (6.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.08%) Firmware
8 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.54%) vSphere
8 1 (1.54%) XenApp
8 1 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Clustering
1 6 (9.23%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.54%) SCOM
3 1 (1.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) VMware
2 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.54%) Citrix
3 14 (21.54%) Red Hat
4 11 (16.92%) HP
5 6 (9.23%) Veritas
6 5 (7.69%) Cisco
6 5 (7.69%) Lotus
6 5 (7.69%) Lumension
7 4 (6.15%) Axway
7 4 (6.15%) Fujitsu
7 4 (6.15%) IBM
7 4 (6.15%) Oracle
7 4 (6.15%) Sun
8 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.62%) Intel Security
8 3 (4.62%) NetApp
9 2 (3.08%) AppSense
9 2 (3.08%) Juniper
9 2 (3.08%) Remedy
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