The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 17 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 30 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.41% 30.93% 32.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.75% 90.91% 98.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 28
Median daily rate £250 £205 £237
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.24% -13.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 15
Median hourly rate £13.00 £10.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%

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

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 33 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 18.18% 34.02% 33.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 28
Median daily rate £268 £236 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.22% +45.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £130 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 15
Median hourly rate £26.88 £10.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.95% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £17.40 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 21 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Windows.

1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) IIS
5 4 (22.22%) MS Office
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 3 (16.67%) VMware
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.11%) VoIP
7 2 (11.11%) VPN
7 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
7 2 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) C#
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) Internet
7 2 (11.11%) Avaya
7 2 (11.11%) Lotus
7 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (11.11%) Dutch Language
7 2 (11.11%) German Language
7 2 (11.11%) Spanish Language
7 2 (11.11%) Skype
7 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
7 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) Skype
1 2 (11.11%) VoIP
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) LabVIEW
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Dutch Language
1 2 (11.11%) German Language
1 2 (11.11%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Service Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) HTML Developer
2 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) IT Support
2 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Junior
2 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Junior SQL Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Code Coverage
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) OCA
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Avaya
2 2 (11.11%) Lotus
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
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