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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 337 73 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 29.80% 13.20% 11.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.10% 41.95% 44.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 31 36
Median daily rate £280 £325 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +38.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £575 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 7
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.71 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.23% -14.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £11.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £27.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +2.50%
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
474 174 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 41.91% 31.46% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 97 80
Median daily rate £283 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.83% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £472 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 7
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.23% +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 26 May 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 26 May 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 202 (53.16%) Active Directory
2 199 (52.37%) Microsoft
3 197 (51.84%) Security Cleared
4 196 (51.58%) Windows Server
5 165 (43.42%) SC Cleared
6 161 (42.37%) ITIL
7 154 (40.53%) HP
8 153 (40.26%) DHCP
9 146 (38.42%) DNS
10 139 (36.58%) VMware
11 126 (33.16%) Citrix
12 125 (32.89%) Unix
13 120 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
14 117 (30.79%) Linux
15 109 (28.68%) SQL
16 108 (28.42%) Windows Server 2003
17 102 (26.84%) Oracle
18 94 (24.74%) XenApp
19 86 (22.63%) BPSS Clearance
20 78 (20.53%) VMware Infrastructure
21 76 (20.00%) AppSense
22 75 (19.74%) Microsoft App-V
23 70 (18.42%) SQL Server
23 70 (18.42%) AIX
24 69 (18.16%) SCCM
25 68 (17.89%) Degree
25 68 (17.89%) Solaris
26 67 (17.63%) Service Delivery
26 67 (17.63%) Computer Science
27 63 (16.58%) XenServer

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 46 (12.11%) MS Exchange
2 43 (11.32%) IIS
3 41 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 36 (9.47%) Skype for Business
6 22 (5.79%) Apache
6 22 (5.79%) SharePoint
7 21 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (5.53%) WebSphere
7 21 (5.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 18 (4.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 17 (4.47%) Oracle Application Server
10 16 (4.21%) OpenStack
11 13 (3.42%) nginx
12 11 (2.89%) JBoss
12 11 (2.89%) Jetty
12 11 (2.89%) MQSeries
12 11 (2.89%) Oracle 10gAS
12 11 (2.89%) Tomcat
13 10 (2.63%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 52 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.32%) MS Office
3 3 (0.79%) MS Project
3 3 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (0.79%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.74%) Office 365
2 3 (0.79%) IaaS
2 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 153 (40.26%) DHCP
2 146 (38.42%) DNS
3 52 (13.68%) TCP/IP
4 41 (10.79%) Firewall
5 32 (8.42%) SAN
6 19 (5.00%) SMS
6 19 (5.00%) SSL
7 16 (4.21%) Internet
8 15 (3.95%) 3G
8 15 (3.95%) LDAP
8 15 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (3.42%) HTTP
9 13 (3.42%) SSH
10 12 (3.16%) FTP
10 12 (3.16%) Intranet
11 11 (2.89%) Skype
12 10 (2.63%) IPsec
13 8 (2.11%) BIG-IP
13 8 (2.11%) OpenLDAP
14 6 (1.58%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.63%) DB2
3 17 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (3.95%) Oracle Database
5 14 (3.68%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.89%) PowerCenter
8 10 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.58%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.32%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (4.47%) MSI
2 14 (3.68%) HP UFT
2 14 (3.68%) Jenkins
2 14 (3.68%) LoadRunner
3 11 (2.89%) Facilita Forecast
3 11 (2.89%) Log4j
3 11 (2.89%) Travis CI
3 11 (2.89%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.37%) JIRA
5 3 (0.79%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.79%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.79%) JMeter
5 3 (0.79%) Selenium
General
1 15 (3.95%) Finance
2 2 (0.53%) Banking
2 2 (0.53%) Military
3 1 (0.26%) Back Office
3 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.26%) Marketing
3 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (19.47%) Support Engineer
2 27 (7.11%) Desktop Support
3 24 (6.32%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 21 (5.53%) Desktop Engineer
5 19 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 17 (4.47%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (4.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 17 (4.47%) Analyst
7 15 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (2.89%) Consultant
9 11 (2.89%) Developer
10 10 (2.63%) Server Support
10 10 (2.63%) Unix Engineer
11 9 (2.37%) Backup Engineer
11 9 (2.37%) Messaging Support
11 9 (2.37%) Support Specialist
11 9 (2.37%) Unix Support
11 9 (2.37%) Wintel Support
12 8 (2.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.37%) J2EE
2 22 (5.79%) Middleware
3 18 (4.74%) .NET
4 10 (2.63%) Servlets
5 8 (2.11%) HTML
5 8 (2.11%) JSP
6 7 (1.84%) IBM Integration Bus
7 5 (1.32%) Software Packaging
8 4 (1.05%) Web Services
9 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.79%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.53%) ADO
10 2 (0.53%) JSON
10 2 (0.53%) MDX
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.26%) CSS
11 1 (0.26%) SAP Basis
11 1 (0.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 67 (17.63%) Computer Science
2 41 (10.79%) Management Information System
3 26 (6.84%) Clustering
4 21 (5.53%) Data Centre
5 17 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (4.21%) Fat Client
6 16 (4.21%) Thin Client
7 13 (3.42%) Mainframe
7 13 (3.42%) PKI
8 11 (2.89%) Performance Metrics
9 10 (2.63%) Replication
10 6 (1.58%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.58%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (1.05%) AS400
12 4 (1.05%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.05%) Tandem
12 4 (1.05%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 196 (51.58%) Windows Server
2 125 (32.89%) Unix
3 120 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 117 (30.79%) Linux
5 108 (28.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 70 (18.42%) AIX
7 68 (17.89%) Solaris
8 43 (11.32%) Windows 7
9 42 (11.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (7.37%) Windows XP
12 17 (4.47%) HPUX
13 7 (1.84%) Apple iOS
13 7 (1.84%) OS/390
14 6 (1.58%) Android
14 6 (1.58%) Windows 8
15 5 (1.32%) zOS
16 3 (0.79%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.79%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (42.37%) ITIL
2 67 (17.63%) Service Delivery
3 62 (16.32%) Incident Management
4 61 (16.05%) Problem Management
5 57 (15.00%) Software Delivery
6 46 (12.11%) Project Management
6 46 (12.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 44 (11.58%) Change Management
8 37 (9.74%) Configuration Management
9 36 (9.47%) Release Management
10 31 (8.16%) Mentoring
11 27 (7.11%) Business Continuity
12 26 (6.84%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 25 (6.58%) Server Building
14 22 (5.79%) Automated Testing
14 22 (5.79%) DevOps
15 21 (5.53%) QMS
16 19 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (5.00%) Change Control
17 17 (4.47%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 109 (28.68%) SQL
2 56 (14.74%) Perl
3 55 (14.47%) Java
4 50 (13.16%) PowerShell
4 50 (13.16%) VB
5 35 (9.21%) Shell Script
6 30 (7.89%) VBScript
7 17 (4.47%) T-SQL
8 13 (3.42%) C
9 12 (3.16%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.89%) Korn
11 8 (2.11%) Python
12 7 (1.84%) C#
13 6 (1.58%) C++
14 5 (1.32%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.32%) JavaScript
15 4 (1.05%) Scala
16 3 (0.79%) Bourne shell
16 3 (0.79%) Ruby
17 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 197 (51.84%) Security Cleared
2 165 (43.42%) SC Cleared
3 86 (22.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 68 (17.89%) Degree
5 51 (13.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (8.16%) MCSE
7 13 (3.42%) AAT
8 8 (2.11%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.84%) MCP
10 6 (1.58%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (1.58%) MCSA
10 6 (1.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.32%) CCNA
11 5 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.32%) CISSP
12 4 (1.05%) CCNP
12 4 (1.05%) MCDBA
12 4 (1.05%) MCITP
13 3 (0.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 46 (12.11%) SLA
3 15 (3.95%) ISO 9001
4 14 (3.68%) QA
5 8 (2.11%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.26%) GPG13
6 1 (0.26%) WAI
6 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 202 (53.16%) Active Directory
2 94 (24.74%) XenApp
3 78 (20.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 75 (19.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 63 (16.58%) XenServer
6 61 (16.05%) XenDesktop
7 27 (7.11%) Hyper-V
8 20 (5.26%) vSphere
9 12 (3.16%) Terminal Services
10 11 (2.89%) Xen
11 9 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (2.11%) Firmware
13 7 (1.84%) NFS
14 5 (1.32%) Brightmail
14 5 (1.32%) DFS Replication
14 5 (1.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 5 (1.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 3 (0.79%) Docker
15 3 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
16 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 69 (18.16%) SCCM
2 48 (12.63%) Tivoli
3 40 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 37 (9.74%) HP SiteScope
5 32 (8.42%) XenMobile
6 29 (7.63%) SafeCom
7 27 (7.11%) MOM
8 25 (6.58%) NetBackup
8 25 (6.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 22 (5.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 20 (5.26%) EdgeSight
11 16 (4.21%) HP Data Protector
12 15 (3.95%) OpenView
13 12 (3.16%) EMC NetWorker
14 8 (2.11%) Perfmon
15 7 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
15 7 (1.84%) Puppet
15 7 (1.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 6 (1.58%) HP SIM
17 5 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 199 (52.37%) Microsoft
2 154 (40.53%) HP
3 139 (36.58%) VMware
4 126 (33.16%) Citrix
5 102 (26.84%) Oracle
6 76 (20.00%) AppSense
7 46 (12.11%) CA
7 46 (12.11%) ThinPrint
8 41 (10.79%) SAP
8 41 (10.79%) ServiceNow
9 39 (10.26%) Red Hat
10 32 (8.42%) Symantec
11 27 (7.11%) BMC
12 23 (6.05%) Sun
13 20 (5.26%) IBM
14 18 (4.74%) Axway
15 15 (3.95%) Cisco
16 14 (3.68%) Informatica
17 11 (2.89%) Genesys
17 11 (2.89%) Intel Security
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