The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 99 78
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.44% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.87% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £124 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -54.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £159 £225 £289
% change year-on-year
-29.33% -22.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.67 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.43 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.71% +6.39%
Windows 8
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
277 374 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.31% 23.35% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 227 144
Median daily rate £350 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 19
Median hourly rate £14.53 £11.67 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -14.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £9.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Windows 8
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 8 across the Leeds region.

Windows 8 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows 8
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the Leeds region.

Windows 8 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) CITP
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (25.00%) Intel Security

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Deskside Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Deskside Support
2 1 (25.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security