The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Windows Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 87 98 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 16 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.09% 0.76% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.80% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 12
Median daily rate £360 £310 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £234 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £275 £243
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +13.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.57%
Windows Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1417 1629 984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.39% 94.76% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 1155 650
Median daily rate £400 £351 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.12% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 49 30
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £37.04 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Windows Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured Windows Engineer in the job title.

Windows Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Windows Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Windows Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Windows Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Windows Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Windows Server
3 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
4 16 (45.71%) VMware
5 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
8 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
9 9 (25.71%) SQL
9 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
10 8 (22.86%) ITIL
10 8 (22.86%) Citrix
10 8 (22.86%) SAN
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
12 6 (17.14%) Legal
12 6 (17.14%) MS Office
12 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
12 6 (17.14%) Linux
13 5 (14.29%) CRM
13 5 (14.29%) Migration
13 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
13 5 (14.29%) Office 365
13 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
14 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008

Windows Engineer Skill Set
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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) SAN
2 3 (8.57%) DNS
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) NAS
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) Skype
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Replication
3 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Windows Server
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (17.14%) Linux
7 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.86%) Unix
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) CRM
2 5 (14.29%) Migration
2 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Change Control
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.86%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Release Management
6 1 (2.86%) TDD
6 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) MCSA
1 3 (8.57%) MCSE
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) ISO22301
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (45.71%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) Citrix
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.43%) HP
5 4 (11.43%) NetApp
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco
6 3 (8.57%) CommVault
6 3 (8.57%) iManage
6 3 (8.57%) Reuters
6 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow
6 3 (8.57%) Zerto
7 1 (2.86%) Brocade
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) EMC