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 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 26 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 21 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.48% 10.35% 12.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.85% 51.09% 46.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 18
Median daily rate £450 £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £160 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £358 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 15
Median hourly rate £14.94 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.69% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £10.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.89 £20.00 £16.68
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 92 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 10.18% 20.26% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 39 51
Median daily rate £450 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £160 £175
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 16 15
Median hourly rate £19.88 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -3.22%
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 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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -12 19 £450 +73.07% 11
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
2 23 (53.49%) VMware
3 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
3 20 (46.51%) ITIL
3 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (27.91%) SCCM
5 11 (25.58%) Windows Server
5 11 (25.58%) Linux
5 11 (25.58%) SQL
6 10 (23.26%) Firewall
6 10 (23.26%) NetApp
6 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
7 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
7 9 (20.93%) Cisco
8 8 (18.60%) Java
8 8 (18.60%) Unix
8 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
9 7 (16.28%) Oracle
9 7 (16.28%) Sun
9 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
10 6 (13.95%) BEA
10 6 (13.95%) HP
10 6 (13.95%) EMC
10 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
10 6 (13.95%) MS Office
10 6 (13.95%) J2EE
10 6 (13.95%) AIX
10 6 (13.95%) Solaris

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 6 (13.95%) iPlanet
1 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
1 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.98%) MQSeries
2 3 (6.98%) nginx
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) BIG-IP
3 4 (9.30%) SAN
4 3 (6.98%) LDAP
4 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.98%) WAN
5 2 (4.65%) ADSL
5 2 (4.65%) Broadband
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) FTP
5 2 (4.65%) HTTP
5 2 (4.65%) LAN
5 2 (4.65%) NAS
5 2 (4.65%) SSH
6 1 (2.33%) AMQP
6 1 (2.33%) Network Security
6 1 (2.33%) SSL
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
6 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) DB2
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.33%) GitLab
3 1 (2.33%) Hudson
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 3 (6.98%) Publishing
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Architect
4 3 (6.98%) IT Support
4 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.65%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Developer
5 2 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Server Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) J2EE
2 5 (11.63%) JSP
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.33%) Cocoa
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) CSS3
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) JSON
4 1 (2.33%) Kafka
4 1 (2.33%) LAMP
4 1 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.33%) Node.js
4 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) HP Storage
1 3 (6.98%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) Grid Computing
2 2 (4.65%) iPad
2 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.33%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.33%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) FMCG
3 1 (2.33%) iPhone
3 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
4 8 (18.60%) Unix
5 6 (13.95%) AIX
5 6 (13.95%) Solaris
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.33%) Android
10 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.33%) CentOS
10 1 (2.33%) Gentoo
10 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.33%) SUSE
10 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (13.95%) Project Management
2 6 (13.95%) Six Sigma
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
4 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (9.30%) QMS
4 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (4.65%) DevOps
6 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.65%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.33%) Security Operations
7 1 (2.33%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) Java
3 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.65%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) Go
5 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) MCP
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.30%) MCSE
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.98%) MCSA
5 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.33%) AWS Certification
6 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
2 5 (11.63%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Docker
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.33%) Firmware
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.33%) pfSense
4 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) SCCM
2 6 (13.95%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (13.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (9.30%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (9.30%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.65%) AirWatch
5 2 (4.65%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (4.65%) OpenView
5 2 (4.65%) Puppet
6 1 (2.33%) Ansible
6 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.33%) Mesos
6 1 (2.33%) QRadar
6 1 (2.33%) Salt
6 1 (2.33%) SCOM
6 1 (2.33%) Terraform
6 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) VMware
2 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.26%) NetApp
4 9 (20.93%) Cisco
5 7 (16.28%) Oracle
5 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
5 7 (16.28%) Sun
6 6 (13.95%) BEA
6 6 (13.95%) EMC
6 6 (13.95%) F5
6 6 (13.95%) HP
7 5 (11.63%) Symantec
8 4 (9.30%) 3PAR
9 3 (6.98%) Citrix
10 2 (4.65%) BMC
10 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.65%) Cognos
10 2 (4.65%) IBM
10 2 (4.65%) Intel Security
10 2 (4.65%) Veritas