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 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 5 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 24 31 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 14.72% 14.62% 19.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.86% 77.50% 56.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 20
Median daily rate £263 £300 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £115 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £323 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 12
Median hourly rate £14.48 £11.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.63% -10.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +2.50%
Windows
Yorkshire

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
37 40 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 22.70% 18.87% 35.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 53
Median daily rate £280 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £115 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £13.87 £18.00
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 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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +7 10 £265 -11.66% 5
Harrogate +10 8 £290 -
Northallerton -1 3 £298 -0.83% 1
Middlesbrough 0 1 £76 -41.92%
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 47 (64.38%) Active Directory
2 41 (56.16%) Windows Server
3 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
4 28 (38.36%) ITIL
5 26 (35.62%) MS Exchange
5 26 (35.62%) VMware
6 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (20.55%) SQL
8 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (19.18%) Office 365
9 14 (19.18%) SCCM
10 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
11 12 (16.44%) SAN
11 12 (16.44%) Windows 7
12 11 (15.07%) Migration
13 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (12.33%) MS Office
14 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
14 8 (10.96%) IIS
14 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
14 8 (10.96%) DNS
14 8 (10.96%) Citrix
14 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (9.59%) WAN
16 6 (8.22%) LAN
16 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
17 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
17 5 (6.85%) NetApp
18 4 (5.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager

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 26 (35.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (10.96%) IIS
2 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.48%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.74%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.18%) Office 365
2 3 (4.11%) SaaS
3 2 (2.74%) IaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) SAN
2 8 (10.96%) DNS
3 7 (9.59%) WAN
4 6 (8.22%) LAN
5 4 (5.48%) DHCP
5 4 (5.48%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (4.11%) Firewall
6 3 (4.11%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.37%) Internet
7 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.37%) VoIP
7 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.37%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Analyst
2 15 (20.55%) Service Analyst
2 15 (20.55%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (16.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 11 (15.07%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) IT Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Windows Support Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Support
9 4 (5.48%) Administrator
9 4 (5.48%) Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) IT Security Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Security Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (4.11%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) .NET
1 3 (4.11%) Web Services
2 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.74%) Ajax
2 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (2.74%) CSS
2 2 (2.74%) CSS3
2 2 (2.74%) HTML
2 2 (2.74%) HTML5
2 2 (2.74%) RESTful
2 2 (2.74%) XML
3 1 (1.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) Fintech
3 2 (2.74%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (2.74%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.74%) Social Media
3 2 (2.74%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Blog
4 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 41 (56.16%) Windows Server
2 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (16.44%) Windows 7
5 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.74%) Android
8 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Migration
3 4 (5.48%) Security Patching
3 4 (5.48%) Server Building
3 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (2.74%) DevOps
4 2 (2.74%) Front End Development
4 2 (2.74%) High Availability
4 2 (2.74%) Industrial Design
4 2 (2.74%) Information Architecture
4 2 (2.74%) Information Security
4 2 (2.74%) ITIL V3
4 2 (2.74%) Network Design
4 2 (2.74%) Open Source
4 2 (2.74%) Project Planning
4 2 (2.74%) Scrum
4 2 (2.74%) Service Design
4 2 (2.74%) Usability Testing
4 2 (2.74%) Use Case
4 2 (2.74%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) SQL
2 3 (4.11%) Java
3 2 (2.74%) C#
3 2 (2.74%) PHP
3 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Degree
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.74%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (64.38%) Active Directory
2 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (5.48%) Xen
5 3 (4.11%) vCloud
6 2 (2.74%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.74%) XenApp
7 1 (1.37%) MetaFrame
7 1 (1.37%) vSphere
7 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) SCCM
2 4 (5.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
2 26 (35.62%) VMware
3 8 (10.96%) Citrix
4 5 (6.85%) NetApp
5 4 (5.48%) Mitel
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle
5 4 (5.48%) Veeam
6 2 (2.74%) Facebook
6 2 (2.74%) Google
6 2 (2.74%) Twitter
7 1 (1.37%) Apple
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco
7 1 (1.37%) Dell
7 1 (1.37%) HP
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