The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 311 80 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.33% 12.03% 12.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.47% 49.38% 35.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 40 42
Median daily rate £344 £300 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -9.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 9 7
Median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.80 £9.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Windows
Tyne and Wear

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

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
475 162 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 41.74% 24.36% 35.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 92 129
Median daily rate £345 £333 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -4.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £504 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 8
Median hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £8.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £43.60 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Windows.

1 345 (59.90%) Microsoft
2 338 (58.68%) Windows Server
3 266 (46.18%) Active Directory
4 261 (45.31%) Security Cleared
5 222 (38.54%) ITIL
6 216 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 195 (33.85%) Linux
8 187 (32.47%) Unix
9 178 (30.90%) HP
10 156 (27.08%) DNS
11 151 (26.22%) SQL
12 142 (24.65%) VMware
13 139 (24.13%) DHCP
14 129 (22.40%) Oracle
15 127 (22.05%) Windows Server 2008
16 124 (21.53%) MS Excel
17 122 (21.18%) SQL Server
18 121 (21.01%) AIX
19 115 (19.97%) BPSS Clearance
20 113 (19.62%) Windows Server 2003
21 101 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
22 97 (16.84%) Change Management
23 94 (16.32%) Problem Management
24 93 (16.15%) PowerShell
24 93 (16.15%) Citrix
25 90 (15.63%) Solaris
26 89 (15.45%) Degree
27 86 (14.93%) VB
27 86 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
28 83 (14.41%) Perl

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 77 (13.37%) WebLogic
2 74 (12.85%) IIS
3 64 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 58 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 52 (9.03%) Skype for Business
6 51 (8.85%) WebSphere
7 50 (8.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 49 (8.51%) SharePoint
9 25 (4.34%) OpenStack
10 21 (3.65%) Apache
11 20 (3.47%) Office Communications Server
11 20 (3.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 20 (3.47%) Tuxedo
12 19 (3.30%) MQSeries
13 17 (2.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 17 (2.95%) WebSphere Application Server
14 15 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
15 14 (2.43%) Oracle Application Server
15 14 (2.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 124 (21.53%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 24 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (1.91%) OpenText MBPM
2 8 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 53 (9.20%) Office 365
2 42 (7.29%) SaaS
3 41 (7.12%) IaaS
3 41 (7.12%) PaaS
4 23 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (2.43%) HP Helion
6 11 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.87%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.87%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.35%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (0.35%) GitHub
8 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.35%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 156 (27.08%) DNS
2 139 (24.13%) DHCP
3 74 (12.85%) TCP/IP
4 48 (8.33%) Firewall
5 38 (6.60%) Skype
6 30 (5.21%) HTTP
7 26 (4.51%) SSL
8 25 (4.34%) SAN
9 24 (4.17%) HTTPS
10 22 (3.82%) Internet
11 19 (3.30%) WAN
12 18 (3.13%) LAN
13 17 (2.95%) Intranet
14 14 (2.43%) NAS
15 12 (2.08%) LDAP
16 11 (1.91%) iSCSI
16 11 (1.91%) Kerberos
17 9 (1.56%) 3G
17 9 (1.56%) VPN
17 9 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.69%) Relational Database
3 26 (4.51%) DB2
4 10 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (1.74%) RDBMS
5 8 (1.39%) MySQL
5 8 (1.39%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.87%) BODI
8 5 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (0.52%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 2 (0.35%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 26 (4.51%) MSI
2 13 (2.26%) JIRA
3 9 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.56%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.22%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.04%) JMeter
5 6 (1.04%) LoadRunner
5 6 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (0.87%) Travis CI
7 4 (0.69%) CA Gen
7 4 (0.69%) NMock
7 4 (0.69%) StarTeam
7 4 (0.69%) WiX
8 3 (0.52%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.52%) LoadUI
8 3 (0.52%) Log4j
8 3 (0.52%) Selenium
8 3 (0.52%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (2.95%) Finance
2 13 (2.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (0.52%) Advertising
3 3 (0.52%) Banking
4 1 (0.17%) Games
4 1 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 104 (18.06%) Support Engineer
2 36 (6.25%) Analyst
3 31 (5.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 29 (5.03%) Architect
5 28 (4.86%) Developer
6 27 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (4.17%) Desktop Support
7 24 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 23 (3.99%) Support Specialist
9 22 (3.82%) Wintel Engineer
10 21 (3.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 19 (3.30%) Automation Engineer
11 19 (3.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 19 (3.30%) Operations Engineer
11 19 (3.30%) Unix Engineer
12 18 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 18 (3.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 18 (3.13%) Consultant
12 18 (3.13%) Unix Support
13 17 (2.95%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (10.94%) Middleware
2 33 (5.73%) .NET
3 23 (3.99%) ASP.NET
3 23 (3.99%) XML
4 18 (3.13%) IBM Integration Bus
5 16 (2.78%) HTML
5 16 (2.78%) J2EE
6 15 (2.60%) Web Services
7 13 (2.26%) .NET Framework
8 7 (1.22%) CSS
9 6 (1.04%) jQuery
10 5 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (0.87%) Entity Framework
10 5 (0.87%) Servlets
10 5 (0.87%) Software Packaging
11 3 (0.52%) SOAP
11 3 (0.52%) WSDL
11 3 (0.52%) XSL
11 3 (0.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 81 (14.06%) Computer Science
2 47 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (7.64%) Management Information System
4 36 (6.25%) Clustering
5 32 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 22 (3.82%) Private Cloud
7 19 (3.30%) Mainframe
8 16 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (2.78%) Tandem
9 13 (2.26%) Hybrid Cloud
10 12 (2.08%) Blackberry
10 12 (2.08%) IBM Mainframe
11 11 (1.91%) Fat Client
11 11 (1.91%) Thin Client
11 11 (1.91%) Visualisation
12 10 (1.74%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.39%) PKI
14 7 (1.22%) CESG
14 7 (1.22%) User Experience
15 6 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 338 (58.68%) Windows Server
2 195 (33.85%) Linux
3 187 (32.47%) Unix
4 127 (22.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 121 (21.01%) AIX
6 113 (19.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 90 (15.63%) Solaris
8 79 (13.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 67 (11.63%) Windows 7
10 61 (10.59%) Windows XP
11 48 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (5.38%) Windows 2000
13 27 (4.69%) Android
13 27 (4.69%) Apple iOS
14 26 (4.51%) HPUX
15 17 (2.95%) OS/390
16 16 (2.78%) Windows 8
16 16 (2.78%) zOS
17 12 (2.08%) Windows 10
18 8 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (38.54%) ITIL
2 97 (16.84%) Change Management
3 94 (16.32%) Problem Management
4 72 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 71 (12.33%) Migration
5 71 (12.33%) Service Delivery
6 66 (11.46%) Release Management
7 62 (10.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 51 (8.85%) Open Source
9 49 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (8.51%) Configuration Management
9 49 (8.51%) DevOps
10 39 (6.77%) ITSM
11 38 (6.60%) PRINCE2
12 37 (6.42%) Software Delivery
13 36 (6.25%) Service Management
14 34 (5.90%) QMS
15 33 (5.73%) Data Management
15 33 (5.73%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 32 (5.56%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (26.22%) SQL
2 93 (16.15%) PowerShell
3 86 (14.93%) VB
4 83 (14.41%) Perl
5 77 (13.37%) Java
6 60 (10.42%) Shell Script
7 36 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 33 (5.73%) C
9 32 (5.56%) C#
10 25 (4.34%) VBScript
11 22 (3.82%) T-SQL
12 16 (2.78%) Python
13 11 (1.91%) C++
14 9 (1.56%) Jython
15 8 (1.39%) Korn
15 8 (1.39%) Ruby
16 7 (1.22%) PHP
16 7 (1.22%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.87%) VB6
18 2 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 261 (45.31%) Security Cleared
2 216 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 115 (19.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 89 (15.45%) Degree
5 86 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 62 (10.76%) MCSE
7 19 (3.30%) MCSA
8 18 (3.13%) DV Cleared
8 18 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (2.08%) AAT
10 9 (1.56%) MCP
11 7 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (1.04%) CCNA
12 6 (1.04%) CCNP
13 5 (0.87%) MCDBA
14 4 (0.69%) MCITP
14 4 (0.69%) MCTS
15 2 (0.35%) CISSP
15 2 (0.35%) ECDL
16 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (12.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 73 (12.67%) SLA
2 24 (4.17%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.39%) QA
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 266 (46.18%) Active Directory
2 101 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (9.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 57 (9.90%) XenApp
4 40 (6.94%) XenDesktop
4 40 (6.94%) XenServer
5 38 (6.60%) Hyper-V
6 22 (3.82%) vSphere
7 16 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (2.26%) DFS Replication
8 13 (2.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 13 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
9 12 (2.08%) Terminal Services
10 11 (1.91%) Firmware
11 10 (1.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 9 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
13 8 (1.39%) NFS
13 8 (1.39%) Xen
14 5 (0.87%) Docker
15 2 (0.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 57 (9.90%) Tivoli
2 50 (8.68%) SCCM
3 46 (7.99%) HP SiteScope
4 31 (5.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 25 (4.34%) MOM
6 21 (3.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 19 (3.30%) Microsoft Clustering
7 19 (3.30%) Puppet
7 19 (3.30%) XenMobile
8 16 (2.78%) OpenView
9 15 (2.60%) AirWatch
9 15 (2.60%) NetBackup
10 13 (2.26%) HP Data Protector
10 13 (2.26%) SafeCom
10 13 (2.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 12 (2.08%) Perfmon
12 11 (1.91%) EdgeSight
13 10 (1.74%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 9 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
15 8 (1.39%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 345 (59.90%) Microsoft
2 178 (30.90%) HP
3 142 (24.65%) VMware
4 129 (22.40%) Oracle
5 93 (16.15%) Citrix
6 69 (11.98%) CA
7 50 (8.68%) ServiceNow
8 47 (8.16%) AppSense
9 37 (6.42%) IBM
10 30 (5.21%) Red Hat
11 27 (4.69%) BMC
11 27 (4.69%) Symantec
12 25 (4.34%) SAP
13 21 (3.65%) ThinPrint
14 17 (2.95%) Sun
15 13 (2.26%) PTC
16 12 (2.08%) Cisco
16 12 (2.08%) Intel Security
16 12 (2.08%) Lotus
16 12 (2.08%) Trend Micro
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