The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 44 36
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham - 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.19% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £188 £225
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +11.72%
Windows 8
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
74 84 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.34% 20.05% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 46 19
Median daily rate £555 £365 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.05% +40.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £295 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £490 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 20
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.00 £13.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Windows 8
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 8 across the Nottingham region.

Windows 8 Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows 8
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the Nottingham region.

Windows 8 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows 8
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) DBS Check
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Server Building
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (75.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (75.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft