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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 24 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing Windows 22 30 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.09% 6.26% 10.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.41% 33.71% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 9
Median daily rate £425 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £172 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £275 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 15
Median hourly rate £10.00 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

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
39 89 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.80% 18.58% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 48
Median daily rate £396 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.09% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £369 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 15
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.21% -9.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
2 20 (45.45%) VMware
2 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 18 (40.91%) ITIL
4 14 (31.82%) Firewall
5 13 (29.55%) Unix
6 12 (27.27%) Java
7 11 (25.00%) SQL
7 11 (25.00%) J2EE
7 11 (25.00%) Oracle
7 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (25.00%) SCCM
8 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (22.73%) Linux
8 10 (22.73%) NetApp
9 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
10 8 (18.18%) Sun
10 8 (18.18%) Cisco
11 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
11 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
12 6 (13.64%) F5
12 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
12 6 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (13.64%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (13.64%) BEA
12 6 (13.64%) iPlanet
12 6 (13.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 6 (13.64%) Six Sigma

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 6 (13.64%) IIS
1 6 (13.64%) iPlanet
1 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.36%) JBoss
3 3 (6.82%) MQSeries
4 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.55%) nginx
4 2 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.27%) IaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) Firewall
2 6 (13.64%) BIG-IP
2 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.09%) SAN
4 3 (6.82%) LDAP
4 3 (6.82%) WAN
5 2 (4.55%) ADSL
5 2 (4.55%) Broadband
5 2 (4.55%) FTP
5 2 (4.55%) LAN
5 2 (4.55%) NAS
5 2 (4.55%) SSH
5 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.27%) DNS
6 1 (2.27%) Internet
6 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.27%) VLAN
6 1 (2.27%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) DB2
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.27%) GitLab
3 1 (2.27%) Hudson
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Xcode
3 1 (2.27%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (6.82%) Publishing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.82%) Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (4.55%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) IT Support
6 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) J2EE
2 5 (11.36%) JSP
3 3 (6.82%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.27%) Cocoa
5 1 (2.27%) CSS
5 1 (2.27%) CSS3
5 1 (2.27%) HTML
5 1 (2.27%) HTML5
5 1 (2.27%) jQuery
5 1 (2.27%) LAMP
5 1 (2.27%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.27%) WCF
5 1 (2.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) HP Storage
2 3 (6.82%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Grid Computing
3 2 (4.55%) iPad
3 2 (4.55%) Smart Meter
3 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (29.55%) Unix
3 10 (22.73%) Linux
4 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
6 6 (13.64%) AIX
6 6 (13.64%) Solaris
7 5 (11.36%) Windows 10
7 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.55%) Android
9 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.27%) CentOS
10 1 (2.27%) Gentoo
10 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.27%) SUSE
10 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (13.64%) Migration
2 6 (13.64%) Project Management
2 6 (13.64%) Six Sigma
3 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
3 5 (11.36%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (9.09%) QMS
4 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.55%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) Java
2 11 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) C#
3 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) MCP
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.55%) CCNA
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.27%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
2 5 (11.36%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.27%) Docker
4 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (13.64%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (13.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.82%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (4.55%) AirWatch
5 2 (4.55%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (4.55%) OpenView
5 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.55%) Puppet
6 1 (2.27%) Ansible
6 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.27%) Mesos
6 1 (2.27%) Rancher
6 1 (2.27%) rkt
6 1 (2.27%) Salt
6 1 (2.27%) SCOM
6 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) VMware
2 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.00%) Oracle
4 10 (22.73%) NetApp
5 8 (18.18%) Cisco
5 8 (18.18%) Sun
6 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
7 6 (13.64%) BEA
7 6 (13.64%) F5
8 5 (11.36%) HP
9 4 (9.09%) 3PAR
9 4 (9.09%) EMC
9 4 (9.09%) Symantec
10 2 (4.55%) BMC
10 2 (4.55%) Cognos
10 2 (4.55%) Opsware
10 2 (4.55%) Qualys
10 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
10 2 (4.55%) Veritas
11 1 (2.27%) SaltStack