The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
Rank 4 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 9 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 17.31% 29.17% 20.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 90.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Median daily rate £155 £189 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.88% -29.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £169 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £244 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -46.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.50 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.65 £21.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +8.49%

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

Operating Systems Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 19.23% 29.17% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Median daily rate £480 £190 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+152.63% +90.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £10.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -38.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Lincoln +1 4 £140 -26.31% 1
Scunthorpe - 1 - -
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 5 (27.78%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (16.67%) Node.js
5 3 (16.67%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) PaaS
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) IaaS
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Docker
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) MS Office
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) HTTP
5 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) IaaS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LAN
1 5 (27.78%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) ADSL
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) AMQP
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Support
3 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Node.js
1 3 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Kafka
2 1 (5.56%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.56%) MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Go
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.56%) Consul
2 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) arcserve
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Zend