The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 2 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 33 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 20.75% 22.48% 13.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 91.67% 85.96% 53.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 9
Median daily rate £400 £225 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £378 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.81 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +6.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.87 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £16.62 £14.60
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 North Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 57 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 22.64% 26.15% 26.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 35
Median daily rate £338 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.99 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.50 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
York +1 10 £115 -23.33% 4
Harrogate +1 6 £430 +47.00% 1
Middlesbrough - 5 - -
Ripon - 2 £195 -
Skipton - 2 - - 1
Northallerton +2 1 - -
Selby -5 1 - - 1
Scarborough - 1 - -
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 42 (52.50%) Active Directory
2 36 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 26 (32.50%) SCCM
5 23 (28.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (25.00%) VMware
7 18 (22.50%) Windows 7
8 16 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 14 (17.50%) MS Office
10 13 (16.25%) ITIL
10 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
10 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (15.00%) Firewall
12 11 (13.75%) .NET
13 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (11.25%) PowerShell
13 9 (11.25%) Citrix
14 8 (10.00%) Law
14 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (10.00%) Java
14 8 (10.00%) Network Security
15 7 (8.75%) Smartphone
15 7 (8.75%) DNS
15 7 (8.75%) Symantec
15 7 (8.75%) VMware ESX
16 6 (7.50%) Veritas
16 6 (7.50%) DHCP
16 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
17 5 (6.25%) Unix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 16 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.50%) Confluence
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (17.50%) MS Office
2 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.75%) Google Compute Engine
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) Firewall
2 8 (10.00%) Network Security
3 7 (8.75%) DNS
4 6 (7.50%) DHCP
5 4 (5.00%) NetScaler
5 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.00%) VPN
6 3 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.75%) Internet
6 3 (3.75%) SSL
6 3 (3.75%) Wireless
7 2 (2.50%) LAN
7 2 (2.50%) Skype
7 2 (2.50%) SMS
8 1 (1.25%) SAN
8 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) GIS
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.75%) Hudson
2 3 (3.75%) JIRA
2 3 (3.75%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.25%) Calabash
4 1 (1.25%) Capybara
4 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.25%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.25%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.25%) NuGet
4 1 (1.25%) NUnit
4 1 (1.25%) Robot Framework
4 1 (1.25%) Selenium
4 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.00%) Law
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Analyst
2 10 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (11.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (8.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Active Directory Support
4 7 (8.75%) Administrator
4 7 (8.75%) Desktop Support
4 7 (8.75%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Service Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Exchange Support
6 5 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
7 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) .NET
2 3 (3.75%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.50%) Web Services
4 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.25%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.25%) WPF
4 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Smartphone
2 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.50%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.50%) User Experience
2 2 (2.50%) Xbox
3 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.25%) Clustering
3 1 (1.25%) CMDB
3 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.25%) iPad
3 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.25%) PKI
3 1 (1.25%) STB
Operating Systems
1 36 (45.00%) Windows Server
2 23 (28.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (22.50%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.25%) Unix
6 4 (5.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.50%) Android
8 2 (2.50%) OS/390
8 2 (2.50%) Solaris
9 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.25%) Linux
9 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.25%) ITIL
2 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (6.25%) DevOps
3 5 (6.25%) Migration
3 5 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (6.25%) Patch Management
4 4 (5.00%) Disk Encryption
4 4 (5.00%) Password Management
4 4 (5.00%) Software Deployment
5 3 (3.75%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (3.75%) Information Security
5 3 (3.75%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 3 (3.75%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (3.75%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (3.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (3.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (2.50%) High Availability
6 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (2.50%) Process Improvement
6 2 (2.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (5.00%) C#
3 4 (5.00%) SQL
4 2 (2.50%) JCL
4 2 (2.50%) XAML
5 1 (1.25%) C++
5 1 (1.25%) Ruby
5 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.25%) XPath
5 1 (1.25%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.00%) CCA
2 4 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (5.00%) MCSE
3 3 (3.75%) MCP
3 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) CCNA
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.25%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) MCITP
4 1 (1.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 42 (52.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.75%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.00%) XenApp
4 4 (5.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.75%) vSphere
6 2 (2.50%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (32.50%) SCCM
2 5 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.25%) NetVault Backup
3 4 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (5.00%) WSUS
4 3 (3.75%) Nexpose
4 3 (3.75%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.50%) Ansible
5 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.00%) VMware
3 9 (11.25%) Citrix
4 7 (8.75%) Symantec
5 6 (7.50%) Veritas
6 5 (6.25%) Cisco
6 5 (6.25%) HP
7 4 (5.00%) AppSense
7 4 (5.00%) Dell
7 4 (5.00%) Fortinet
7 4 (5.00%) Google
7 4 (5.00%) Verint
8 3 (3.75%) ArcSight
8 3 (3.75%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.75%) F5
8 3 (3.75%) FireEye
8 3 (3.75%) GFI Software
8 3 (3.75%) LogRhythm
8 3 (3.75%) Rapid7
8 3 (3.75%) TippingPoint
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