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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 48 43 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 18.53% 17.84% 12.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.64% 78.18% 67.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 9
Median daily rate £258 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.42% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £202 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £393 £317
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
- +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 10
Median hourly rate £13.19 £11.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.86% -24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.75 £16.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +5.73%
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
67 55 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 25.87% 22.82% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 24 18
Median daily rate £288 £310 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.25% +4.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 10
Median hourly rate £13.18 £11.00 £14.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.81% -24.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £15.40 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Northallerton 0 16 £258 -20.76% 2
York 0 15 £125 -64.28% 1
Middlesbrough +3 4 £208 - 1
Harrogate -4 2 £163 -53.57% 4
Selby 0 1 £150 -50.00%
Knaresborough - 1 £350 - 2
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 35 (49.30%) Microsoft
2 31 (43.66%) Active Directory
3 26 (36.62%) Windows Server
4 24 (33.80%) VMware
5 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (28.17%) MS Exchange
7 16 (22.54%) ITIL
8 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
9 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (15.49%) SCCM
10 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (15.49%) Office 365
10 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
10 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (14.08%) SAN
11 10 (14.08%) SQL
11 10 (14.08%) LAN
11 10 (14.08%) WAN
11 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
11 10 (14.08%) Degree
12 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
12 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
13 7 (9.86%) Firewall
13 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (9.86%) Internet
13 7 (9.86%) Cisco
13 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
13 7 (9.86%) Windows 10
14 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010

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 20 (28.17%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.63%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) IaaS
3 1 (1.41%) PaaS
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) LAN
1 10 (14.08%) SAN
1 10 (14.08%) WAN
2 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.86%) Firewall
3 7 (9.86%) Internet
4 4 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (5.63%) DHCP
4 4 (5.63%) DNS
4 4 (5.63%) SSL
4 4 (5.63%) VPN
4 4 (5.63%) Wireless
5 3 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (2.82%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.82%) Network Security
7 1 (1.41%) NAS
7 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (7.04%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Back Office
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (22.54%) Infrastructure Support
3 15 (21.13%) Support Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Desktop Support
5 8 (11.27%) Service Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Support Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Active Directory Support
7 6 (8.45%) Exchange Support
7 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Windows Support Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 5 (7.04%) IT Support
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) .NET
1 4 (5.63%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.23%) CSS
2 3 (4.23%) CSS3
2 3 (4.23%) HTML
2 3 (4.23%) HTML5
3 2 (2.82%) RESTful
3 2 (2.82%) Web Services
3 2 (2.82%) XML
4 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.41%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.41%) Kendo UI
4 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.04%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.63%) Social Network
4 2 (2.82%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.82%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.82%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.82%) Social Media
4 2 (2.82%) User Experience
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.62%) Windows Server
2 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
4 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (9.86%) Windows 10
5 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.04%) Unix
7 4 (5.63%) Android
7 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.82%) Solaris
8 2 (2.82%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (2.82%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.41%) Linux
9 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) ITIL
2 6 (8.45%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (7.04%) Service Management
4 4 (5.63%) Application Packaging
4 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
4 4 (5.63%) CRM
4 4 (5.63%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (5.63%) Migration
4 4 (5.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (5.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (5.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (5.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (4.23%) Information Security
6 2 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.82%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.82%) Network Design
6 2 (2.82%) Password Management
6 2 (2.82%) Scrum
6 2 (2.82%) Usability Testing
6 2 (2.82%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.08%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) Java
3 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.82%) PHP
5 1 (1.41%) C#
5 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.08%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) MCDST
3 2 (2.82%) MCITP
3 2 (2.82%) MCSE
3 2 (2.82%) MCTS
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 31 (43.66%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.82%) Xen
4 2 (2.82%) XenApp
5 1 (1.41%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) SCCM
2 4 (5.63%) Nexpose
3 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (49.30%) Microsoft
2 24 (33.80%) VMware
3 7 (9.86%) Cisco
4 6 (8.45%) Citrix
5 5 (7.04%) NetApp
5 5 (7.04%) Symantec
6 4 (5.63%) ArcSight
6 4 (5.63%) Blue Coat
6 4 (5.63%) F5
6 4 (5.63%) FireEye
6 4 (5.63%) GFI Software
6 4 (5.63%) IBM
6 4 (5.63%) Intel Security
6 4 (5.63%) Juniper
6 4 (5.63%) LogRhythm
6 4 (5.63%) Mitel
6 4 (5.63%) Rapid7
6 4 (5.63%) Sourcefire
6 4 (5.63%) TippingPoint
7 3 (4.23%) HP
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