The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows 39 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.96% 9.51% 14.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.33% 53.95% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 9
Median daily rate £500 £225 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £125 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
- +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 14
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £11.75 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £16.65 £16.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.60 £15.36 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.94% -4.03%
Windows
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 76 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.37% 17.63% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 45 25
Median daily rate £525 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.50% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £125 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £495 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 14
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £22.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Windows.

1 54 (55.10%) Linux
2 29 (29.59%) SQL
2 29 (29.59%) Microsoft
3 27 (27.55%) Unix
4 25 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (24.49%) IIS
5 24 (24.49%) DevOps
6 23 (23.47%) Finance
6 23 (23.47%) Banking
7 21 (21.43%) WebSphere
7 21 (21.43%) VMware
7 21 (21.43%) Middleware
8 20 (20.41%) Tomcat
8 20 (20.41%) HTTP
9 19 (19.39%) Oracle
9 19 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (19.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (19.39%) Jenkins
10 18 (18.37%) Intel
10 18 (18.37%) Solaris
11 17 (17.35%) SQL Server
11 17 (17.35%) MongoDB
12 16 (16.33%) Bash Shell
12 16 (16.33%) DHCP
12 16 (16.33%) TCP/IP
12 16 (16.33%) DNS
13 15 (15.31%) Active Directory
13 15 (15.31%) MySQL
14 14 (14.29%) Windows Server
14 14 (14.29%) DB2

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 24 (24.49%) IIS
2 21 (21.43%) WebSphere
3 20 (20.41%) Tomcat
4 14 (14.29%) nginx
5 13 (13.27%) Jetty
5 13 (13.27%) Mongrel
6 9 (9.18%) CICS
6 9 (9.18%) IBM HTTP Server
7 7 (7.14%) Apache
7 7 (7.14%) MS Exchange
7 7 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (4.08%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (4.08%) Confluence
8 4 (4.08%) SAS
8 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.02%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.02%) MS Project
4 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.27%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.08%) GitHub
4 3 (3.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.04%) CloudFront
5 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.41%) HTTP
2 16 (16.33%) DHCP
2 16 (16.33%) DNS
2 16 (16.33%) TCP/IP
3 13 (13.27%) FTP
3 13 (13.27%) IPsec
4 12 (12.24%) LAN
5 11 (11.22%) SAN
6 10 (10.20%) WAN
7 9 (9.18%) FCoE
7 9 (9.18%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (9.18%) iSCSI
7 9 (9.18%) Multicast
7 9 (9.18%) NAS
8 4 (4.08%) SSL
8 4 (4.08%) VPN
9 2 (2.04%) Firewall
9 2 (2.04%) Internet
9 2 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.35%) MongoDB
1 17 (17.35%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.31%) MySQL
3 14 (14.29%) DB2
3 14 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 13 (13.27%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.14%) HBase
6 4 (4.08%) Base SAS
6 4 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (4.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (4.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.04%) Big Data
8 2 (2.04%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (19.39%) Jenkins
2 13 (13.27%) Travis CI
3 6 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.08%) HP UFT
4 4 (4.08%) JIRA
General
1 23 (23.47%) Banking
1 23 (23.47%) Finance
2 3 (3.06%) Retail
2 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (19.39%) Architect
2 18 (18.37%) Infrastructure Architect
3 17 (17.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (15.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 14 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (13.27%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 13 (13.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 9 (9.18%) Developer
8 8 (8.16%) Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) Administrator
9 6 (6.12%) OAT Tester
9 6 (6.12%) Tester
10 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (4.08%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.06%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Release Manager
11 3 (3.06%) SAS Administrator
11 3 (3.06%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.43%) Middleware
2 14 (14.29%) LAMP
3 13 (13.27%) LAPP Stack
3 13 (13.27%) LEMP Stack
3 13 (13.27%) Servlets
4 10 (10.20%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (8.16%) .NET
6 7 (7.14%) HTML
6 7 (7.14%) Rendezvous
6 7 (7.14%) XML
6 7 (7.14%) XSLT
7 4 (4.08%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.08%) ADO
7 4 (4.08%) RESTful
7 4 (4.08%) Web Services
7 4 (4.08%) WinForms
8 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.02%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (1.02%) Software Packaging
8 1 (1.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Replication
2 4 (4.08%) Biometrics
2 4 (4.08%) Clustering
3 3 (3.06%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.06%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.04%) NHS
4 2 (2.04%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.04%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.02%) iSeries
5 1 (1.02%) PDA
5 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (55.10%) Linux
2 27 (27.55%) Unix
3 18 (18.37%) Solaris
4 14 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 12 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (11.22%) zOS
7 10 (10.20%) AIX
7 10 (10.20%) SUSE
8 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (6.12%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (3.06%) OpenVMS
11 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.04%) CentOS
13 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
13 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.49%) DevOps
3 19 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (13.27%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (9.18%) Benchmarking
6 9 (9.18%) Feasibility Study
6 9 (9.18%) ITIL
7 8 (8.16%) Migration
7 8 (8.16%) Project Management
8 7 (7.14%) Process Improvement
9 6 (6.12%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.08%) Business Transformation
10 4 (4.08%) Change Management
10 4 (4.08%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (4.08%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.08%) Release Management
10 4 (4.08%) Test Scripting
11 3 (3.06%) ETL
11 3 (3.06%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.59%) SQL
2 16 (16.33%) Bash Shell
3 14 (14.29%) Java
4 13 (13.27%) Python
4 13 (13.27%) Ruby
5 10 (10.20%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.10%) VB
7 4 (4.08%) Groovy
8 3 (3.06%) Perl
9 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.02%) C#
10 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (4.08%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (19.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (15.31%) Active Directory
3 10 (10.20%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.18%) KVM
4 9 (9.18%) NFS
4 9 (9.18%) SRDF
4 9 (9.18%) Xen
5 8 (8.16%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (6.12%) Docker
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (1.02%) Squid
7 1 (1.02%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (13.27%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (13.27%) Puppet
2 9 (9.18%) SCCM
3 6 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (5.10%) Control-M
5 3 (3.06%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.04%) Nagios
7 1 (1.02%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.02%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.02%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (29.59%) Microsoft
2 21 (21.43%) VMware
3 19 (19.39%) Oracle
4 18 (18.37%) Intel
5 14 (14.29%) Cisco
6 10 (10.20%) NetApp
7 9 (9.18%) EMC
8 8 (8.16%) IBM
9 7 (7.14%) DataSynapse
9 7 (7.14%) Sybase
9 7 (7.14%) TIBCO
10 5 (5.10%) Dell
11 4 (4.08%) Teradata
12 3 (3.06%) Citrix
12 3 (3.06%) Veritas
13 2 (2.04%) AppDynamics
13 2 (2.04%) HP
13 2 (2.04%) Lotus
13 2 (2.04%) Symantec
14 1 (1.02%) Bomgar
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