The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank - 18 24
Contract jobs citing Windows 0 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 8.00% 2.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 61.54% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £386 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 6.06% 13.00% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 13
Median daily rate £425 £430 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +2.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Windows.

1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
1 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) AIX Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile UI Designer
1 1 (33.33%) UI Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Designer
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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