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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 50 43 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.26% 13.44% 20.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.32% 66.15% 58.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 17 18
Median daily rate £395 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.63% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £140 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £352 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 13
Median hourly rate - £12.75 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.26 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.70% -3.22%
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
121 65 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 27.25% 20.31% 35.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 35 42
Median daily rate £425 £294 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.68% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £140 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 13
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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 1 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 60 (58.82%) Linux
2 45 (44.12%) Unix
3 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 27 (26.47%) Finance
5 26 (25.49%) Windows Server
6 21 (20.59%) VMware
6 21 (20.59%) ITIL
7 19 (18.63%) Client/Server
7 19 (18.63%) Banking
7 19 (18.63%) Jenkins
8 18 (17.65%) DevOps
8 18 (17.65%) SQL
9 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 17 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 16 (15.69%) HTTP
10 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (14.71%) Migration
12 14 (13.73%) Tomcat
13 13 (12.75%) TCP/IP
13 13 (12.75%) DNS
13 13 (12.75%) Puppet
14 12 (11.76%) MS Office
14 12 (11.76%) Configuration Management
14 12 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (10.78%) Firewall
15 11 (10.78%) Red Hat
15 11 (10.78%) IIS
15 11 (10.78%) Java

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 14 (13.73%) Tomcat
2 11 (10.78%) IIS
2 11 (10.78%) MS Exchange
3 9 (8.82%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.84%) Apache
4 8 (7.84%) nginx
5 7 (6.86%) Jetty
6 6 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (5.88%) Confluence
7 5 (4.90%) JBoss
8 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.96%) Moodle
9 2 (1.96%) SAS
9 2 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 12 (11.76%) MS Office
2 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.92%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.94%) Acrobat
4 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.94%) MS Project
4 3 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (5.88%) GitHub
3 4 (3.92%) IaaS
3 4 (3.92%) PaaS
3 4 (3.92%) SaaS
4 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.94%) Office 365
5 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.96%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.96%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.69%) HTTP
2 13 (12.75%) DNS
2 13 (12.75%) TCP/IP
3 11 (10.78%) Firewall
4 10 (9.80%) DHCP
4 10 (9.80%) SAN
5 8 (7.84%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (7.84%) Internet
5 8 (7.84%) NAS
6 7 (6.86%) FTP
6 7 (6.86%) IPsec
6 7 (6.86%) Network Security
7 6 (5.88%) VPN
8 4 (3.92%) LAN
9 3 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (2.94%) SSL
9 3 (2.94%) WAN
9 3 (2.94%) WebEx
10 2 (1.96%) Multicast
10 2 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) MySQL
2 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.90%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.94%) DB2
4 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.96%) Base SAS
5 2 (1.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (1.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.98%) HBase
6 1 (0.98%) MS Access
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (18.63%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.80%) JIRA
3 7 (6.86%) Travis CI
4 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.92%) JUnit
5 4 (3.92%) Maven
5 4 (3.92%) MSI
5 4 (3.92%) Selenium
5 4 (3.92%) Subversion
5 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.94%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.96%) Metasploit
General
1 27 (26.47%) Finance
2 19 (18.63%) Banking
3 7 (6.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (17.65%) Analyst
2 11 (10.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (10.78%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (10.78%) Security Analyst
3 8 (7.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (7.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (5.88%) Developer
4 6 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 5 (4.90%) Consultant
5 5 (4.90%) Data Centre Engineer
5 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (4.90%) NAS Engineer
5 5 (4.90%) NetApp Engineer
5 5 (4.90%) SAN Engineer
5 5 (4.90%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 5 (4.90%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (4.90%) Support Engineer
5 5 (4.90%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (3.92%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.80%) LAMP
2 9 (8.82%) Middleware
3 7 (6.86%) .NET
3 7 (6.86%) Servlets
4 6 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (5.88%) RESTful
5 5 (4.90%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (3.92%) CSS
6 4 (3.92%) HTML
6 4 (3.92%) XML
7 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.96%) J2EE
8 2 (1.96%) jQuery
8 2 (1.96%) Web Services
8 2 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.98%) HTML5
9 1 (0.98%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.98%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.98%) Rendezvous
9 1 (0.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.63%) Client/Server
2 17 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.90%) Clustering
3 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.94%) PDA
6 2 (1.96%) Replication
6 2 (1.96%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.98%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.98%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 60 (58.82%) Linux
2 45 (44.12%) Unix
3 26 (25.49%) Windows Server
4 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.86%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (6.86%) Windows 7
7 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.86%) Windows XP
8 6 (5.88%) Windows 2000
9 5 (4.90%) OpenVMS
9 5 (4.90%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.96%) Solaris
10 2 (1.96%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.98%) AIX
11 1 (0.98%) Debian
11 1 (0.98%) SUSE
11 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.98%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.59%) ITIL
2 18 (17.65%) DevOps
3 15 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (14.71%) Migration
4 12 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 11 (10.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (8.82%) Incident Management
8 8 (7.84%) Change Management
9 6 (5.88%) Information Management
9 6 (5.88%) Information Security
9 6 (5.88%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.88%) Project Management
9 6 (5.88%) Release Management
10 5 (4.90%) Business Transformation
10 5 (4.90%) Capacity Management
10 5 (4.90%) Line Management
10 5 (4.90%) Process Improvement
10 5 (4.90%) Service Management
10 5 (4.90%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.65%) SQL
2 11 (10.78%) Java
3 8 (7.84%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.86%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.88%) Groovy
5 6 (5.88%) Python
6 5 (4.90%) PHP
6 5 (4.90%) Ruby
7 4 (3.92%) Perl
8 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.96%) C#
9 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) GCIH
1 4 (3.92%) GSEC
1 4 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (2.94%) MCSE
3 2 (1.96%) MCP
3 2 (1.96%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.98%) CCNA
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.84%) NFS
4 2 (1.96%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.98%) KVM
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.98%) SRDF
5 1 (0.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.98%) vSphere
5 1 (0.98%) Xen
5 1 (0.98%) XenApp
5 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (12.75%) Puppet
2 11 (10.78%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.90%) SCCM
4 4 (3.92%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (2.94%) Control-M
5 3 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (2.94%) QRadar
5 3 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.94%) vMotion
6 2 (1.96%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.96%) Nessus
6 2 (1.96%) Nmap
6 2 (1.96%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.98%) Cacti
7 1 (0.98%) Graphite
7 1 (0.98%) Nagios
7 1 (0.98%) Opsview
7 1 (0.98%) SCOM
7 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.98%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.59%) VMware
3 11 (10.78%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.82%) NetApp
5 8 (7.84%) HP
6 7 (6.86%) Brocade
7 5 (4.90%) Cisco
8 4 (3.92%) Citrix
8 4 (3.92%) Peregrine
8 4 (3.92%) Remedy
9 3 (2.94%) Adobe
9 3 (2.94%) Bomgar
9 3 (2.94%) Dell
9 3 (2.94%) Splunk
9 3 (2.94%) Veritas
10 2 (1.96%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.96%) Ektron
10 2 (1.96%) EMC
10 2 (1.96%) Intel
10 2 (1.96%) Oracle
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