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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 26 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 19 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.67% 9.14% 11.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.88% 46.25% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 12
Median daily rate £450 £260 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -19.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £368 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 12
Median hourly rate £14.94 £14.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.69% -5.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £11.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.89 £17.60 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +8.49%

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
34 80 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.15% 19.75% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 45
Median daily rate £450 £280 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 12
Median hourly rate £19.88 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.96% -9.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 (56.76%) VMware
2 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
3 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (48.65%) ITIL
5 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
6 12 (32.43%) SCCM
7 11 (29.73%) SQL
8 10 (27.03%) Linux
8 10 (27.03%) NetApp
8 10 (27.03%) Firewall
9 9 (24.32%) Cisco
9 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
9 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
10 8 (21.62%) Unix
11 7 (18.92%) Java
11 7 (18.92%) Sun
11 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
11 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (16.22%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (16.22%) F5
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
12 6 (16.22%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (16.22%) HP
12 6 (16.22%) BEA
12 6 (16.22%) J2EE
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle
12 6 (16.22%) AIX
12 6 (16.22%) Solaris

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 (16.22%) iPlanet
1 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.11%) MQSeries
2 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) nginx
3 2 (5.41%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) BIG-IP
3 4 (10.81%) SAN
4 3 (8.11%) LDAP
4 3 (8.11%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) ADSL
5 2 (5.41%) Broadband
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.41%) FTP
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) NAS
5 2 (5.41%) SSH
6 1 (2.70%) HTTP
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security
6 1 (2.70%) VLAN
6 1 (2.70%) VoIP
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.70%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.41%) DB2
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.70%) GitLab
2 1 (2.70%) Hudson
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Xcode
General
1 3 (8.11%) Publishing
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.41%) Architect
4 2 (5.41%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (5.41%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Developer
4 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) IT Support
4 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) J2EE
2 5 (13.51%) JSP
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) Cocoa
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) CSS3
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) HTML5
4 1 (2.70%) jQuery
4 1 (2.70%) LAMP
4 1 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) HP Storage
1 3 (8.11%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) Grid Computing
2 2 (5.41%) iPad
2 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.70%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.70%) iPhone
3 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (27.03%) Linux
3 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
4 8 (21.62%) Unix
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
5 6 (16.22%) AIX
5 6 (16.22%) Solaris
6 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.70%) Android
8 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.70%) CentOS
8 1 (2.70%) Gentoo
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.70%) SUSE
8 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (16.22%) Project Management
2 6 (16.22%) Six Sigma
3 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
4 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (10.81%) QMS
4 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.41%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (2.70%) ITSM
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) MCP
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) CCNA
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
2 5 (13.51%) JSP 440
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.70%) Docker
4 1 (2.70%) Firmware
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.70%) pfSense
4 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) SCCM
2 6 (16.22%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (16.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (10.81%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.41%) AirWatch
4 2 (5.41%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (5.41%) OpenView
4 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.41%) Puppet
5 1 (2.70%) Ansible
5 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.70%) EnCase
5 1 (2.70%) FTK
5 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.70%) Mesos
5 1 (2.70%) QRadar
5 1 (2.70%) Salt
5 1 (2.70%) SCOM
5 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) VMware
2 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.03%) NetApp
4 9 (24.32%) Cisco
5 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
5 7 (18.92%) Sun
6 6 (16.22%) BEA
6 6 (16.22%) F5
6 6 (16.22%) HP
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle
7 5 (13.51%) Symantec
8 4 (10.81%) 3PAR
8 4 (10.81%) EMC
9 3 (8.11%) Citrix
10 2 (5.41%) BMC
10 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
10 2 (5.41%) Cognos
10 2 (5.41%) IBM
10 2 (5.41%) Intel Security
10 2 (5.41%) Veritas