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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 45 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 30.20% 15.98% 14.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% 56.45% 67.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 16
Median daily rate £300 £150 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £120 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Median hourly rate £14.48 £18.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.65% +40.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £12.95 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.77 £46.00 £15.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
54 62 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 36.24% 28.31% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 32
Median daily rate £300 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £120 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £350 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 10
Median hourly rate £14.48 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.25% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £12.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.78 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +8 24 £300 +100.00% 6
Northallerton - 7 £300 -
Middlesbrough +1 6 - - 1
Selby +5 1 £150 -7.69% 1
Harrogate +2 1 £360 +187.42% 4
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 48 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 45 (48.39%) Active Directory
3 36 (38.71%) Windows Server
4 29 (31.18%) VMware
5 27 (29.03%) SCCM
6 24 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (24.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (23.66%) MS Exchange
9 20 (21.51%) ITIL
10 18 (19.35%) Windows 7
11 14 (15.05%) Firewall
11 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
11 14 (15.05%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
13 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (11.83%) MS Office
13 11 (11.83%) Mobile Device Management
13 11 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (10.75%) Network Security
14 10 (10.75%) Data Centre
14 10 (10.75%) SQL
14 10 (10.75%) Symantec
15 9 (9.68%) Cisco
16 8 (8.60%) Internet
16 8 (8.60%) .NET
16 8 (8.60%) DHCP
16 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
16 8 (8.60%) DNS
16 8 (8.60%) VMware ESX
16 8 (8.60%) Law

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 22 (23.66%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.30%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.83%) MS Office
3 4 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (4.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.05%) Firewall
2 10 (10.75%) Network Security
3 8 (8.60%) DHCP
3 8 (8.60%) DNS
3 8 (8.60%) Internet
3 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.45%) LAN
5 5 (5.38%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (5.38%) SSL
5 5 (5.38%) VPN
5 5 (5.38%) WAN
5 5 (5.38%) Wireless
6 4 (4.30%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.30%) SAN
7 2 (2.15%) SMS
8 1 (1.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Calabash
1 1 (1.08%) Capybara
1 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.08%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.08%) FitNesse
1 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.08%) JIRA
1 1 (1.08%) Robot Framework
1 1 (1.08%) Selenium
1 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (8.60%) Law
2 7 (7.53%) Finance
3 1 (1.08%) Back Office
3 1 (1.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (16.13%) Support Engineer
2 13 (13.98%) Analyst
3 12 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Support
5 10 (10.75%) Desktop Support
5 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Active Directory Support
7 8 (8.60%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 8 (8.60%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) IT Technician
8 7 (7.53%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Consultant
9 6 (6.45%) IT Support
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Support Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Service Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.60%) .NET
2 5 (5.38%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.08%) Angular 2
3 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.08%) CSS
3 1 (1.08%) CSS3
3 1 (1.08%) HTML
3 1 (1.08%) HTML5
3 1 (1.08%) Kendo UI
3 1 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.08%) WCF
3 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.53%) Smartphone
3 6 (6.45%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.30%) Social Network
5 2 (2.15%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) CMDB
6 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.08%) STB
Operating Systems
1 36 (38.71%) Windows Server
2 24 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (24.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (19.35%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.45%) Unix
6 5 (5.38%) Windows 10
7 4 (4.30%) Android
7 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.23%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.15%) Linux
9 2 (2.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) ITIL
2 11 (11.83%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (5.38%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (5.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (5.38%) Password Management
3 5 (5.38%) Patch Management
3 5 (5.38%) Service Management
3 5 (5.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (5.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (5.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (4.30%) Application Packaging
4 4 (4.30%) Business Analysis
4 4 (4.30%) CRM
4 4 (4.30%) Disk Encryption
4 4 (4.30%) Software Deployment
5 3 (3.23%) Information Security
6 2 (2.15%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.15%) High Availability
6 2 (2.15%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.15%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.75%) SQL
2 8 (8.60%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.45%) Java
4 1 (1.08%) C#
4 1 (1.08%) C++
4 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.08%) Ruby
4 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.08%) XPath
4 1 (1.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.60%) Degree
3 4 (4.30%) CCA
3 4 (4.30%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) MCDST
5 2 (2.15%) MCITP
5 2 (2.15%) MCSE
5 2 (2.15%) MCTS
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.60%) VMware ESX
4 5 (5.38%) XenApp
5 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (4.30%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.15%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.08%) MetaFrame
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (29.03%) SCCM
2 7 (7.53%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.38%) NetVault Backup
3 5 (5.38%) Nexpose
4 4 (4.30%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (4.30%) WSUS
5 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 29 (31.18%) VMware
3 10 (10.75%) Symantec
4 9 (9.68%) Cisco
5 7 (7.53%) Citrix
5 7 (7.53%) HP
6 5 (5.38%) ArcSight
6 5 (5.38%) Blue Coat
6 5 (5.38%) F5
6 5 (5.38%) FireEye
6 5 (5.38%) GFI Software
6 5 (5.38%) Intel Security
6 5 (5.38%) Juniper
6 5 (5.38%) LogRhythm
6 5 (5.38%) Rapid7
6 5 (5.38%) Sourcefire
6 5 (5.38%) TippingPoint
6 5 (5.38%) Veritas
7 4 (4.30%) Fortinet
7 4 (4.30%) Verint
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Posted: 2 days ago
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