The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 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 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows 44 31 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 9.78% 7.16% 17.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.70% 33.70% 78.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 15
Median daily rate £600 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £225 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £365 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.63 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% +10.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.00 £11.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £40.78 £13.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +3.33%
Windows
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
79 92 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 17.56% 21.25% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 49 21
Median daily rate £555 £370 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £275 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £349 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.67% +42.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £50.00 £13.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 40 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 34 (45.33%) Linux
3 24 (32.00%) Cisco
3 24 (32.00%) Office 365
4 23 (30.67%) SCCM
4 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
5 20 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (25.33%) DevOps
6 19 (25.33%) Wireless
7 18 (24.00%) VPN
7 18 (24.00%) Windows Server
7 18 (24.00%) Puppet
7 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (22.67%) Ansible
8 17 (22.67%) LAN
8 17 (22.67%) WAN
8 17 (22.67%) Mac OS X
8 17 (22.67%) ITIL
8 17 (22.67%) VMware
8 17 (22.67%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Intune
10 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (20.00%) Google
11 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
12 13 (17.33%) Mule
12 13 (17.33%) CISSP
12 13 (17.33%) Palo Alto
13 12 (16.00%) SQL

Windows
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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (17.33%) Mule
2 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.33%) IIS
3 4 (5.33%) JBoss
3 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.00%) Apache
5 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.00%) Office 365
2 20 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.67%) IaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.33%) Wireless
2 18 (24.00%) VPN
3 17 (22.67%) LAN
3 17 (22.67%) WAN
3 17 (22.67%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (6.67%) DHCP
4 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.33%) DNS
5 4 (5.33%) SAN
6 2 (2.67%) Internet
6 2 (2.67%) Skype
6 2 (2.67%) SMTP
7 1 (1.33%) Firewall
7 1 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.33%) Network Security
7 1 (1.33%) SSL
7 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.33%) DTS
5 1 (1.33%) HBase
5 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Redis
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.33%) Maven
3 1 (1.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (37.33%) Architect
2 13 (17.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (13.33%) Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (10.67%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Administrator
8 4 (5.33%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Designer
8 4 (5.33%) Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (4.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 3 (4.00%) AWS Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.00%) SAN Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) .NET
2 11 (14.67%) Web Services
3 5 (6.67%) Middleware
4 3 (4.00%) REST
4 3 (4.00%) RESTful
4 3 (4.00%) SOAP
5 2 (2.67%) JSON
5 2 (2.67%) XML
6 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.33%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (1.33%) J2EE
6 1 (1.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) Minimum Viable Product
3 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.67%) DataPower
4 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) PMI
5 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (45.33%) Linux
2 18 (24.00%) Windows Server
2 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (22.67%) Mac OS X
4 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
5 11 (14.67%) Unix
5 11 (14.67%) Windows XP
6 8 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.33%) Android
10 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) DevOps
2 17 (22.67%) ITIL
3 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.67%) TOGAF
5 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.67%) Release Management
6 8 (10.67%) Service Design
6 8 (10.67%) UML
7 7 (9.33%) ArchiMate
7 7 (9.33%) Data Security
7 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (9.33%) Migration
7 7 (9.33%) OO
7 7 (9.33%) Web Design
8 6 (8.00%) CRM
8 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.33%) ITIL V3
10 4 (5.33%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (4.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.00%) SQL
2 8 (10.67%) Java
3 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (2.67%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) C
6 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.33%) PHP
6 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) CISSP
2 5 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.00%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.67%) Degree
6 1 (1.33%) HND
6 1 (1.33%) ISEB
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 40 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (30.67%) SCCM
2 18 (24.00%) Puppet
3 17 (22.67%) Ansible
4 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.33%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.33%) SCOM
5 1 (1.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Cisco
2 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (22.67%) VMware
4 15 (20.00%) Google
5 13 (17.33%) Palo Alto
6 11 (14.67%) Oracle
7 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
7 7 (9.33%) SAP
8 6 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.67%) IBM
9 2 (2.67%) QNX
10 1 (1.33%) Apple
10 1 (1.33%) Citrix
10 1 (1.33%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.33%) NetApp
10 1 (1.33%) Proofpoint
10 1 (1.33%) Software AG
10 1 (1.33%) webMethods