The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 168 201 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.53% 12.55% 17.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.57% 65.69% 75.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 83 98
Median daily rate £408 £305 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.68% -3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £216 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £414 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 41 71
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £10.20 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.08 £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +3.33%
Windows
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
282 306 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.67% 19.11% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 134 144
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £422 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 71
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £10.20 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.08 £25.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Nottinghamshire +3 46 £565 +77.25% 24
Leicestershire 0 40 £325 +30.00% 11
Northamptonshire -7 31 £325 +17.75% 13
Lincolnshire +6 21 £400 +95.12% 4
Derbyshire -9 17 £438 +16.66% 5
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows.

1 165 (46.09%) Active Directory
2 100 (27.93%) Microsoft
3 98 (27.37%) Windows Server
4 78 (21.79%) VMware
5 70 (19.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (18.99%) Linux
7 67 (18.72%) ITIL
8 62 (17.32%) Windows 7
9 60 (16.76%) .NET
10 56 (15.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 55 (15.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 51 (14.25%) Windows XP
13 50 (13.97%) Security Cleared
14 47 (13.13%) SQL Server
14 47 (13.13%) Windows 10
15 46 (12.85%) Office 365
15 46 (12.85%) Cisco
16 45 (12.57%) MS Office
17 44 (12.29%) C#
17 44 (12.29%) MS Excel
18 40 (11.17%) Unix
18 40 (11.17%) SQL
18 40 (11.17%) SCCM
19 39 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
20 38 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
20 38 (10.61%) MS Exchange
20 38 (10.61%) LAN
20 38 (10.61%) WAN
21 36 (10.06%) SC Cleared
22 34 (9.50%) RESTful

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 38 (10.61%) MS Exchange
2 27 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (5.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (5.31%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.91%) Mule
4 14 (3.91%) WebSphere
5 13 (3.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (2.51%) IIS
8 8 (2.23%) IBM Notes
9 7 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.12%) JBoss
11 4 (1.12%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.84%) Apache
12 3 (0.84%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.84%) Tuxedo
12 3 (0.84%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 45 (12.57%) MS Office
2 44 (12.29%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.68%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.84%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.28%) Endur
3 1 (0.28%) Findur
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 46 (12.85%) Office 365
2 34 (9.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.23%) IaaS
5 6 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.28%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.61%) LAN
1 38 (10.61%) WAN
2 31 (8.66%) Firewall
3 30 (8.38%) DNS
4 28 (7.82%) VPN
5 27 (7.54%) SAN
6 25 (6.98%) Wireless
7 21 (5.87%) DHCP
8 20 (5.59%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (4.75%) TCP/IP
10 13 (3.63%) Internet
11 10 (2.79%) Network Security
12 7 (1.96%) Bluetooth
12 7 (1.96%) SSL
12 7 (1.96%) ZigBee
13 5 (1.40%) HTTP
14 4 (1.12%) NAS
14 4 (1.12%) Skype
15 3 (0.84%) iSCSI
15 3 (0.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.51%) MySQL
2 9 (2.51%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.23%) MongoDB
4 7 (1.96%) CouchDB
4 7 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.96%) SQLite
5 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.84%) DTS
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.84%) SSDT
9 2 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.28%) DB2
10 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.28%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (4.75%) Git (software)
1 17 (4.75%) git-flow
2 14 (3.91%) jspm
3 13 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (3.07%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.23%) GitLab
5 8 (2.23%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.84%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.56%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.56%) MSI
8 1 (0.28%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.28%) Maven
8 1 (0.28%) Subversion
8 1 (0.28%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 27 (7.54%) Finance
2 15 (4.19%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.63%) Banking
4 11 (3.07%) Retail
5 9 (2.51%) Back Office
6 7 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.12%) Electronics
7 4 (1.12%) Marketing
7 4 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.56%) Automotive
8 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.28%) French Language
9 1 (0.28%) German Language
9 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Local Government
9 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (18.44%) Analyst
2 59 (16.48%) Developer
3 46 (12.85%) Architect
4 30 (8.38%) Applications Developer
5 29 (8.10%) Support Engineer
6 28 (7.82%) Service Analyst
7 23 (6.42%) Service Desk Analyst
8 20 (5.59%) Desktop Support
9 19 (5.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (5.31%) Support Analyst
10 18 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (5.03%) IT Support
11 17 (4.75%) Windows Engineer
12 16 (4.47%) Infrastructure Architect
12 16 (4.47%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (4.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 14 (3.91%) Desktop Engineer
14 14 (3.91%) Project Manager
15 13 (3.63%) Administrator
16 12 (3.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (16.76%) .NET
2 34 (9.50%) HTML
2 34 (9.50%) RESTful
3 31 (8.66%) HTML5
4 30 (8.38%) AngularJS
5 24 (6.70%) Aurelia
6 21 (5.87%) Node.js
7 19 (5.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 19 (5.31%) Web Services
8 17 (4.75%) Sass
9 16 (4.47%) Entity Framework
9 16 (4.47%) LINQ
10 12 (3.35%) Middleware
11 11 (3.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (3.07%) REST
11 11 (3.07%) XML
12 10 (2.79%) Material Design
13 9 (2.51%) SOAP
14 8 (2.23%) WCF
15 7 (1.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.70%) Blackberry
3 19 (5.31%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.63%) Clustering
5 7 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.96%) Smart Meter
6 6 (1.68%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.68%) Replication
7 5 (1.40%) DataPower
7 5 (1.40%) iPad
7 5 (1.40%) Minimum Viable Product
8 4 (1.12%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.84%) EMC VNX
9 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.84%) iPhone
9 3 (0.84%) iSeries
9 3 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.84%) User Experience
10 2 (0.56%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 98 (27.37%) Windows Server
2 70 (19.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (18.99%) Linux
4 62 (17.32%) Windows 7
5 56 (15.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 55 (15.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 51 (14.25%) Windows XP
8 47 (13.13%) Windows 10
9 40 (11.17%) Unix
10 24 (6.70%) Windows Phone
11 23 (6.42%) Windows 8
12 18 (5.03%) Mac OS X
13 16 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (3.07%) Apple iOS
15 10 (2.79%) Android
16 8 (2.23%) Solaris
17 7 (1.96%) AIX
18 3 (0.84%) OS/390
18 3 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.84%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (18.72%) ITIL
2 33 (9.22%) Migration
3 32 (8.94%) DevOps
4 21 (5.87%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (5.59%) Configuration Management
6 17 (4.75%) High Availability
6 17 (4.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (4.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (3.91%) TOGAF
9 13 (3.63%) OO
10 12 (3.35%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (3.07%) Change Management
11 11 (3.07%) PRINCE2
11 11 (3.07%) Project Management
11 11 (3.07%) Service Delivery
12 10 (2.79%) CRM
13 9 (2.51%) Release Management
13 9 (2.51%) Scrum
13 9 (2.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (12.29%) C#
2 40 (11.17%) SQL
3 34 (9.50%) JavaScript
4 25 (6.98%) PowerShell
5 23 (6.42%) Java
6 17 (4.75%) C++
6 17 (4.75%) VBScript
7 15 (4.19%) TypeScript
8 13 (3.63%) ECMAScript
9 10 (2.79%) C
9 10 (2.79%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.23%) PHP
11 5 (1.40%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.40%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.12%) VB
13 3 (0.84%) Perl
14 2 (0.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 50 (13.97%) Security Cleared
2 36 (10.06%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (4.47%) CISSP
5 12 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (3.35%) MCSE
6 8 (2.23%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (1.96%) Degree
8 6 (1.68%) CCNA
8 6 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.40%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.12%) MCSA
10 4 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.84%) MCP
12 2 (0.56%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.56%) ISEB
13 1 (0.28%) PMP
13 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (1.68%) QA
3 5 (1.40%) SLA
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 165 (46.09%) Active Directory
2 38 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.19%) Hyper-V
3 15 (4.19%) VMware ESX
4 13 (3.63%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (2.23%) vSphere
6 6 (1.68%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (1.68%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.12%) XenApp
8 3 (0.84%) Firmware
8 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.84%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.28%) NFS
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (11.17%) SCCM
2 27 (7.54%) Ansible
3 25 (6.98%) Puppet
4 17 (4.75%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (2.23%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (1.96%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.96%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.68%) SCOM
8 5 (1.40%) Salt
9 4 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (1.12%) Foglight
9 4 (1.12%) nmon
10 3 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.56%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.56%) OVSD
12 1 (0.28%) Control-M
12 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.28%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 100 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 78 (21.79%) VMware
3 46 (12.85%) Cisco
4 33 (9.22%) Citrix
5 28 (7.82%) HP
6 20 (5.59%) IBM
7 19 (5.31%) Oracle
7 19 (5.31%) Red Hat
8 18 (5.03%) Palo Alto
9 16 (4.47%) Google
10 15 (4.19%) NetApp
11 13 (3.63%) Remedy
11 13 (3.63%) SAP
12 12 (3.35%) Sun
13 9 (2.51%) Dell
13 9 (2.51%) EMC
14 8 (2.23%) Lotus
15 7 (1.96%) arcserve
15 7 (1.96%) Symantec
16 6 (1.68%) Intel
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