The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - - 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £188 £235
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
Windows 8
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
88 84 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 16.89% 17.11% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 46 26
Median daily rate £450 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £430 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 21
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +11.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Windows 8
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows 8 Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 8
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows 8 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 8
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire 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