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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 16 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 27 74 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.59% 26.52% 16.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.29% 82.22% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 19
Median daily rate £300 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £114 £74
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £309 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 12
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 £11.80 £10.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £40.00 £24.00
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 Leicestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 90 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.03% 32.26% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 31
Median daily rate £324 £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.72% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £114 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 12
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £40.00 £24.50
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 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 21 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -4 14 £290 -0.85% 8
Hinckley +2 2 - - 4
Kegworth -3 1 £130 +14.03%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - - 1
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 23 (35.94%) MS Excel
3 20 (31.25%) Finance
4 16 (25.00%) Wireless
5 15 (23.44%) Financial Institution
5 15 (23.44%) Windows Server
6 13 (20.31%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (17.19%) Linux
8 10 (15.63%) Incident Management
8 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
8 10 (15.63%) Chat Support
9 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
10 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (12.50%) Windows 10
11 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
11 7 (10.94%) SCCM
11 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
11 7 (10.94%) SQL
11 7 (10.94%) HP
11 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
12 6 (9.38%) DNS
12 6 (9.38%) Cisco
12 6 (9.38%) C#
12 6 (9.38%) .NET
12 6 (9.38%) MS Office
12 6 (9.38%) LAN
12 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
13 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure

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 4 (6.25%) IIS
1 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.56%) Moodle
3 1 (1.56%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (35.94%) MS Excel
2 13 (20.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (9.38%) MS Office
4 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.81%) IaaS
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.81%) PaaS
2 4 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) Wireless
2 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.38%) DNS
3 6 (9.38%) LAN
4 5 (7.81%) DHCP
4 5 (7.81%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (6.25%) HTTP
6 3 (4.69%) Firewall
6 3 (4.69%) Internet
6 3 (4.69%) SAN
7 2 (3.13%) VPN
7 2 (3.13%) WAN
8 1 (1.56%) 3G
8 1 (1.56%) AMQP
8 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.56%) Modbus
8 1 (1.56%) NAS
8 1 (1.56%) SSL
8 1 (1.56%) VLAN
8 1 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.13%) git-flow
2 2 (3.13%) Selenium
2 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.56%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 15 (23.44%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Local Government
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) Service Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) IT Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Developer
5 7 (10.94%) IT Support
6 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) IT Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Access Control Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support
9 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) .NET
2 5 (7.81%) Node.js
2 5 (7.81%) REST
3 3 (4.69%) JSON
4 2 (3.13%) CSS
4 2 (3.13%) HTML
4 2 (3.13%) Spring
4 2 (3.13%) WCF
4 2 (3.13%) WPF
5 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.56%) Kafka
5 1 (1.56%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.69%) EPoS
3 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.56%) CCTV
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) CMDB
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.56%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Handset
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows Server
2 11 (17.19%) Linux
3 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
4 8 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.81%) Android
5 5 (7.81%) Mac OS X
5 5 (7.81%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.69%) Unix
6 3 (4.69%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) Chat Support
1 10 (15.63%) Incident Management
2 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.81%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
4 5 (7.81%) TDD
5 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.25%) High Availability
5 4 (6.25%) Logistics
6 3 (4.69%) BDD
6 3 (4.69%) Change Management
6 3 (4.69%) ITIL
6 3 (4.69%) Migration
6 3 (4.69%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (4.69%) Patch Management
6 3 (4.69%) People Management
6 3 (4.69%) Scrum
7 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.13%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) C#
3 5 (7.81%) VBScript
4 2 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (1.56%) Go
5 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.56%) Python
5 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) ISEB
1 3 (4.69%) MCSE
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.13%) CCNA
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) CCDP
3 1 (1.56%) CCNP
3 1 (1.56%) CISSP
3 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.56%) MCDST
3 1 (1.56%) MCITP
3 1 (1.56%) MCSA
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.56%) TickIT
System Software
1 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.81%) Docker
4 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.69%) vSphere
6 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.13%) Ansible
3 2 (3.13%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.56%) Consul
4 1 (1.56%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) HP
3 6 (9.38%) Cisco
4 5 (7.81%) VMware
5 4 (6.25%) Dell
5 4 (6.25%) Oracle
5 4 (6.25%) Sun
6 3 (4.69%) Citrix
7 2 (3.13%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.13%) Remedy
8 1 (1.56%) EMC
8 1 (1.56%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.56%) Google
8 1 (1.56%) Kaseya
8 1 (1.56%) Meraki
8 1 (1.56%) NetApp
8 1 (1.56%) Siemens
8 1 (1.56%) Sophos
8 1 (1.56%) Veeam
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