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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 98 105 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 5 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% 0.31% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.32% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 12
Median daily rate £360 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £300 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £261 £260
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.13 £15.68 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -4.96%
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
1298 1556 932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.86% 95.34% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 1067 597
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% +13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £31.55 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Windows Server
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
4 16 (55.17%) VMware
5 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
8 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
8 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
9 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
9 8 (27.59%) Citrix
9 8 (27.59%) SAN
10 7 (24.14%) ITIL
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) Linux
11 6 (20.69%) Legal
12 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
12 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
12 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (17.24%) SCCM
13 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
13 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (13.79%) Office 365
13 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (13.79%) HP
13 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
13 4 (13.79%) MS Office

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 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.79%) Office 365
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) LAN
2 3 (10.34%) NAS
2 3 (10.34%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) Skype
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.69%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Windows Server
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.69%) Linux
6 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.45%) Unix
9 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.34%) DevOps
3 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Coaching
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) Release Management
5 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.45%) Server Building
5 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) MCSA
1 3 (10.34%) MCSE
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) ISO22301
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
5 4 (13.79%) HP
5 4 (13.79%) NetApp
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco
6 3 (10.34%) CommVault
6 3 (10.34%) iManage
6 3 (10.34%) Reuters
6 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
6 3 (10.34%) Zerto
7 1 (3.45%) EMC