The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesbrough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
North Yorkshire / Middlesbrough
Rank 4 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 22.73% - 10.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

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

Operating Systems Category
Middlesbrough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 22.73% - 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Middlesbrough

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesbrough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Middlesbrough region with a requirement for Windows.

1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) SCCM
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (58.33%) Smartphone
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) MS Office
5 5 (41.67%) Patch Management
5 5 (41.67%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
7 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
7 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (16.67%) User Experience
7 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) SMS
7 2 (16.67%) SLA
7 2 (16.67%) Sun
7 2 (16.67%) MCP
7 2 (16.67%) Solaris
7 2 (16.67%) MCSE
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Veritas

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SMS
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Smartphone
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) Sun
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas
2 2 (16.67%) VMware