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 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 22 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows 41 27 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.17% 6.37% 18.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.81% 37.50% 74.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 16
Median daily rate £583 £313 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.40% -2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £289 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £397 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 20
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £13.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -12.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £17.20 £13.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +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
84 72 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.73% 16.98% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 41 26
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £444 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 20
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -24.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 35 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 34 (48.57%) Linux
3 23 (32.86%) Office 365
4 22 (31.43%) SCCM
5 21 (30.00%) Cisco
6 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (27.14%) DevOps
7 19 (27.14%) VPN
7 19 (27.14%) Wireless
8 18 (25.71%) WAN
8 18 (25.71%) Puppet
9 17 (24.29%) Ansible
9 17 (24.29%) LAN
9 17 (24.29%) Mac OS X
9 17 (24.29%) ITIL
9 17 (24.29%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
10 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Intune
10 16 (22.86%) Windows Server
11 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (21.43%) Google
12 14 (20.00%) Palo Alto
13 13 (18.57%) Mule
13 13 (18.57%) CISSP
14 11 (15.71%) VMware
14 11 (15.71%) SQL
14 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (15.71%) Windows 7

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 (18.57%) Mule
2 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (12.86%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.71%) JBoss
3 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.29%) Apache
4 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.29%) IIS
4 3 (4.29%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.43%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 23 (32.86%) Office 365
2 20 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.14%) IaaS
4 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.14%) VPN
1 19 (27.14%) Wireless
2 18 (25.71%) WAN
3 17 (24.29%) LAN
3 17 (24.29%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (5.71%) DNS
5 3 (4.29%) Skype
6 2 (2.86%) DHCP
6 2 (2.86%) Firewall
6 2 (2.86%) Network Security
6 2 (2.86%) SAN
6 2 (2.86%) SMTP
6 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.86%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.43%) Internet
7 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.43%) IPsec
7 1 (1.43%) MPLS
7 1 (1.43%) NAS
7 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) HBase
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) MySQL
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.43%) Maven
3 1 (1.43%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Architect
2 13 (18.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (14.29%) Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Administrator
6 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) AWS Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Middleware Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) Middleware Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) .NET
2 8 (11.43%) Web Services
3 5 (7.14%) Middleware
4 3 (4.29%) REST
4 3 (4.29%) RESTful
4 3 (4.29%) SOAP
5 2 (2.86%) JSON
5 2 (2.86%) XML
6 1 (1.43%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (1.43%) J2EE
6 1 (1.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.14%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (2.86%) DataPower
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.43%) PMI
5 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (48.57%) Linux
2 17 (24.29%) Mac OS X
3 16 (22.86%) Windows Server
4 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (15.71%) Windows 7
6 10 (14.29%) Unix
7 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (11.43%) Windows XP
8 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.43%) Android
11 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) DevOps
2 17 (24.29%) ITIL
3 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.86%) TOGAF
5 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.00%) Migration
6 6 (8.57%) Release Management
6 6 (8.57%) Service Design
6 6 (8.57%) UML
7 5 (7.14%) ArchiMate
7 5 (7.14%) Data Security
7 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (7.14%) OO
7 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.14%) Web Design
8 4 (5.71%) CRM
8 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.71%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.71%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (4.29%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) Java
3 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.86%) C#
4 2 (2.86%) C++
5 1 (1.43%) C
5 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) CISSP
2 5 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.29%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (1.43%) HND
6 1 (1.43%) ISEB
6 1 (1.43%) MCSE
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.43%) vSphere
3 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (31.43%) SCCM
2 18 (25.71%) Puppet
3 17 (24.29%) Ansible
4 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.43%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.43%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.43%) SCOM
5 1 (1.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) Cisco
2 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (21.43%) Google
4 14 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 11 (15.71%) VMware
6 9 (12.86%) Oracle
7 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.14%) SAP
8 4 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (4.29%) IBM
10 2 (2.86%) Citrix
10 2 (2.86%) QNX
11 1 (1.43%) Apple
11 1 (1.43%) Genesys
11 1 (1.43%) HP
11 1 (1.43%) Intel
11 1 (1.43%) NetApp
11 1 (1.43%) Software AG
11 1 (1.43%) Veeam
11 1 (1.43%) webMethods