The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 45 53 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.60% 18.34% 24.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.82% 86.89% 84.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 26
Median daily rate £325 £250 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £14.00 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +6.89%
Windows
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 61 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.73% 21.11% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 34
Median daily rate £350 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £238 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 19
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £12.00 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.95 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -2 30 £400 +42.85% 4
Kegworth - 2 £77 -
Loughborough +4 1 £425 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
Hinckley - 1 £375 -
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 47 (44.76%) Active Directory
2 37 (35.24%) .NET
3 33 (31.43%) Windows 10
4 31 (29.52%) RESTful
5 30 (28.57%) HTML
6 28 (26.67%) HTML5
7 27 (25.71%) AngularJS
8 26 (24.76%) C#
9 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
10 24 (22.86%) JavaScript
10 24 (22.86%) Windows Phone
10 24 (22.86%) Aurelia
11 23 (21.90%) Windows Server
12 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
13 21 (20.00%) Node.js
14 18 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (16.19%) Responsive Web Design
15 17 (16.19%) Sass
15 17 (16.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
15 17 (16.19%) git-flow
16 16 (15.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (14.29%) TypeScript
17 15 (14.29%) VMware
18 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (13.33%) ITIL
18 14 (13.33%) jspm
19 13 (12.38%) ECMAScript
19 13 (12.38%) Entity Framework
19 13 (12.38%) LINQ

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 11 (10.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.62%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (11.43%) MS Office
2 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.71%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (9.52%) Office 365
2 4 (3.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.90%) IaaS
4 1 (0.95%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (0.95%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.57%) Firewall
1 9 (8.57%) WAN
2 8 (7.62%) LAN
3 7 (6.67%) Bluetooth
3 7 (6.67%) ZigBee
4 5 (4.76%) DNS
4 5 (4.76%) Network Security
4 5 (4.76%) SAN
5 4 (3.81%) DHCP
5 4 (3.81%) Internet
6 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.90%) VPN
7 2 (1.90%) Wireless
8 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.95%) IPv4
8 1 (0.95%) PBX
8 1 (0.95%) VLAN
8 1 (0.95%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) CouchDB
2 7 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 7 (6.67%) SQLite
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) DB2
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.95%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
1 17 (16.19%) git-flow
2 14 (13.33%) jspm
3 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (8.57%) Banking
2 8 (7.62%) Finance
3 5 (4.76%) Back Office
4 3 (2.86%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.95%) Electronics
6 1 (0.95%) French Language
6 1 (0.95%) German Language
6 1 (0.95%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (39.05%) Developer
2 26 (24.76%) Applications Developer
3 13 (12.38%) Analyst
4 9 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.67%) C++ Developer
6 7 (6.67%) Service Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Desktop Support
8 5 (4.76%) IT Support
8 5 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 4 (3.81%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
9 4 (3.81%) Qt Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Server Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Support Specialist
10 3 (2.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (35.24%) .NET
2 31 (29.52%) RESTful
3 30 (28.57%) HTML
4 28 (26.67%) HTML5
5 27 (25.71%) AngularJS
6 24 (22.86%) Aurelia
7 21 (20.00%) Node.js
8 17 (16.19%) Sass
9 16 (15.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (12.38%) Entity Framework
10 13 (12.38%) LINQ
11 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (9.52%) Material Design
13 7 (6.67%) QML
13 7 (6.67%) Qt
14 4 (3.81%) SAML
15 2 (1.90%) .NET Framework
15 2 (1.90%) WCF
16 1 (0.95%) ADO.NET
16 1 (0.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Smart Meter
2 5 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.81%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.86%) Replication
5 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.90%) Clustering
5 2 (1.90%) CMDB
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Handset
6 1 (0.95%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.43%) Windows 10
2 24 (22.86%) Windows Phone
3 23 (21.90%) Windows Server
4 18 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (16.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (11.43%) Windows XP
8 9 (8.57%) Windows 7
9 6 (5.71%) Linux
10 5 (4.76%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.81%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.90%) Android
12 2 (1.90%) Unix
13 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.19%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (13.33%) ITIL
3 7 (6.67%) Migration
3 7 (6.67%) Scrum
4 6 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (4.76%) Time Management
6 4 (3.81%) CRM
6 4 (3.81%) ERP
6 4 (3.81%) High Availability
6 4 (3.81%) OO
6 4 (3.81%) TDD
6 4 (3.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (3.81%) User Stories
6 4 (3.81%) Validation
6 4 (3.81%) Web Development
7 3 (2.86%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.86%) DevOps
7 3 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.76%) C#
2 24 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.29%) TypeScript
4 13 (12.38%) ECMAScript
5 10 (9.52%) SQL
6 9 (8.57%) C++
6 9 (8.57%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.76%) VBScript
8 4 (3.81%) Java
8 4 (3.81%) PHP
8 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.95%) C
9 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.95%) VB
9 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.67%) MCSE
3 3 (2.86%) MCP
3 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.90%) CCNA
4 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.90%) Degree
4 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.95%) CISM
5 1 (0.95%) CISSP
5 1 (0.95%) MCITP
5 1 (0.95%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (44.76%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.86%) vSphere
4 2 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.95%) Firmware
5 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.95%) XenApp
5 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Control-M
1 1 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (0.95%) SCCM
1 1 (0.95%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.29%) VMware
3 9 (8.57%) Citrix
4 8 (7.62%) Cisco
5 7 (6.67%) NetApp
6 6 (5.71%) HP
7 5 (4.76%) IBM
7 5 (4.76%) Remedy
8 4 (3.81%) Sun
9 2 (1.90%) Dell
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle
9 2 (1.90%) SAP
10 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.95%) Informatica
10 1 (0.95%) Lotus
10 1 (0.95%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.95%) ScanSafe
10 1 (0.95%) Sophos
10 1 (0.95%) Symantec
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