The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 7 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows 14 53 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 13.21% 33.33% 11.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.00% 86.89% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 6
Median daily rate £290 £293 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £367 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £10.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £40.10 £18.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +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 Leicester region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 61 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 18.87% 38.36% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 17
Median daily rate £300 £293 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £275 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.95 £40.15 £19.35
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 Leicester

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) SCCM
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Logistics
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) DHCP
4 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
4 4 (17.39%) DNS
5 3 (13.04%) Sun
5 3 (13.04%) LAN
5 3 (13.04%) Unix
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) VBScript
5 3 (13.04%) IIS
5 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Dell
5 3 (13.04%) ISEB
5 3 (13.04%) Wireless
5 3 (13.04%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DHCP
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (13.04%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Modbus
3 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) git-flow
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
1 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) JSON
1 2 (8.70%) Spring
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) EPoS
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Handset
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
1 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) Android
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Phone
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Logistics
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.04%) High Availability
3 3 (13.04%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) BDD
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.35%) Prototyping
5 1 (4.35%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Test Management
5 1 (4.35%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) VBScript
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) MCDST
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.35%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) Dell
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Sun
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Kaseya
5 1 (4.35%) Siemens
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