The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 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 over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 26 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 25 49 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.75% 10.72% 12.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.47% 52.13% 58.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 22
Median daily rate £306 £240 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.60% +12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £156 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £405 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 15
Median hourly rate £11.64 £12.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.72% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.70 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.06 £18.60 £17.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Windows
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
77 94 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 17.70% 20.57% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 35
Median daily rate £425 £270 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% +14.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £160 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 15
Median hourly rate £12.28 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £20.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -17 20 £325 +35.41% 11
Mansfield - 1 - -
Retford - 1 £138 -
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 39 (70.91%) Active Directory
2 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.18%) SCCM
4 19 (34.55%) VMware
5 17 (30.91%) ITIL
5 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (27.27%) Linux
7 14 (25.45%) SQL
8 13 (23.64%) WAN
8 13 (23.64%) Windows Server
9 12 (21.82%) LAN
9 12 (21.82%) Office 365
10 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 11 (20.00%) Cisco
10 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (18.18%) VPN
11 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (16.36%) NetApp
13 8 (14.55%) Mac OS X
13 8 (14.55%) MS Office
13 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
13 8 (14.55%) Firewall
13 8 (14.55%) Wireless
13 8 (14.55%) DevOps
13 8 (14.55%) Palo Alto
14 7 (12.73%) Puppet
14 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Intune
14 7 (12.73%) Ansible

Windows
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) Mule
3 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) nginx
4 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.82%) JBoss
5 1 (1.82%) Jetty
5 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) Office 365
2 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.45%) IaaS
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.82%) PaaS
5 1 (1.82%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) WAN
2 12 (21.82%) LAN
3 10 (18.18%) VPN
4 8 (14.55%) Firewall
4 8 (14.55%) Wireless
5 7 (12.73%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.45%) Network Security
8 2 (3.64%) ADSL
8 2 (3.64%) Broadband
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.64%) DNS
8 2 (3.64%) SAN
9 1 (1.82%) DHCP
9 1 (1.82%) HTTP
9 1 (1.82%) Internet
9 1 (1.82%) MPLS
9 1 (1.82%) NAS
9 1 (1.82%) SSL
9 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.82%) GitLab
3 1 (1.82%) Hudson
3 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.82%) Xcode
General
1 3 (5.45%) Publishing
1 3 (5.45%) Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Architect
1 10 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) IT Support
2 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (7.27%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) Web Services
3 2 (3.64%) JSON
3 2 (3.64%) REST
3 2 (3.64%) RESTful
3 2 (3.64%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.82%) Cocoa
4 1 (1.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) CSS3
4 1 (1.82%) HTML5
4 1 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.82%) jQuery
4 1 (1.82%) Kafka
4 1 (1.82%) LAMP
4 1 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.82%) Middleware
4 1 (1.82%) Node.js
4 1 (1.82%) WCF
4 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (1.82%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (1.82%) DataPower
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.82%) FMCG
3 1 (1.82%) iPad
3 1 (1.82%) iPhone
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (27.27%) Linux
3 13 (23.64%) Windows Server
4 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (14.55%) Mac OS X
6 7 (12.73%) Windows XP
7 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (5.45%) Unix
9 3 (5.45%) Windows 10
10 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.82%) CentOS
11 1 (1.82%) Gentoo
11 1 (1.82%) SUSE
11 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) DevOps
3 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
4 3 (5.45%) Migration
4 3 (5.45%) TOGAF
4 3 (5.45%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.64%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (3.64%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.64%) Information Security
6 1 (1.82%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.82%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.82%) Facilities Management
6 1 (1.82%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.82%) Release Management
6 1 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) C#
2 3 (5.45%) Java
2 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) Python
4 1 (1.82%) Apple Swift
4 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.82%) Go
4 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.82%) PHP
4 1 (1.82%) Ruby
4 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) CISSP
1 6 (10.91%) MCP
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.45%) MCSA
3 3 (5.45%) MCSE
4 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (70.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) Docker
4 1 (1.82%) Firmware
4 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.82%) pfSense
4 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (38.18%) SCCM
2 7 (12.73%) Ansible
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (12.73%) Puppet
3 2 (3.64%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.82%) Consul
4 1 (1.82%) EnCase
4 1 (1.82%) FTK
4 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.82%) Mesos
4 1 (1.82%) QRadar
4 1 (1.82%) Rancher
4 1 (1.82%) rkt
4 1 (1.82%) Salt
4 1 (1.82%) SCOM
4 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (34.55%) VMware
3 11 (20.00%) Cisco
4 9 (16.36%) NetApp
5 8 (14.55%) Palo Alto
6 7 (12.73%) Google
7 4 (7.27%) Citrix
8 3 (5.45%) IBM
8 3 (5.45%) Oracle
9 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.64%) EMC
9 2 (3.64%) HP
9 2 (3.64%) Intel Security
9 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.82%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.82%) NetWitness
10 1 (1.82%) QNAP
10 1 (1.82%) QNX
10 1 (1.82%) SaltStack