The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 25 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 31 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.73% 14.40% 31.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.18% 51.43% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 19
Median daily rate £469 £318 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.63% +9.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £200 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £369 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
Windows
West 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 Shropshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
110 35 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 30.99% 28.00% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 12 22
Median daily rate £450 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £150 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Telford -12 30 £469 +38.88% 5
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 24 (36.92%) SQL
2 21 (32.31%) Windows Server
3 20 (30.77%) Unix
3 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 18 (27.69%) WebLogic
5 17 (26.15%) Linux
5 17 (26.15%) Oracle
5 17 (26.15%) webMethods
6 16 (24.62%) Windows 7
7 14 (21.54%) MS Office
8 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (16.92%) Service Management
9 11 (16.92%) XML
9 11 (16.92%) BMC
9 11 (16.92%) Test Strategy
9 11 (16.92%) Windows 8
10 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
10 10 (15.38%) Java
10 10 (15.38%) VMware
11 9 (13.85%) OPNET
11 9 (13.85%) BMC PATROL
11 9 (13.85%) Kibana
11 9 (13.85%) Windows 10
11 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
11 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
11 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (13.85%) SCCM
11 9 (13.85%) SCOM
12 8 (12.31%) Digital Fuel
12 8 (12.31%) logstash

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 18 (27.69%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.31%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (9.23%) Apache
4 5 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.15%) Confluence
5 4 (6.15%) Documentum
6 3 (4.62%) JBoss
7 2 (3.08%) Captiva
8 1 (1.54%) nginx
8 1 (1.54%) PegaRULES
8 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (21.54%) MS Office
2 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.54%) GitHub
1 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.54%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) IPv4
1 3 (4.62%) LAN
1 3 (4.62%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (4.62%) VPN
1 3 (4.62%) WAN
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.54%) Big Data
3 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.54%) HBase
3 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.54%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) PVCS
2 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.15%) JIRA
4 3 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.62%) ClearCase
4 3 (4.62%) Subversion
4 3 (4.62%) Toad
5 2 (3.08%) ClearQuest
5 2 (3.08%) FishEye
5 2 (3.08%) GitLab
5 2 (3.08%) GoCD
5 2 (3.08%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.54%) Gatling
6 1 (1.54%) gulp
6 1 (1.54%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Architect
2 11 (16.92%) Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) Monitoring Engineer
4 4 (6.15%) Administrator
4 4 (6.15%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 3 (4.62%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) Platform Architect
6 2 (3.08%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) XML
2 8 (12.31%) ELK Stack
3 2 (3.08%) CSS
3 2 (3.08%) HTML
4 1 (1.54%) .NET
4 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.54%) EJB
4 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.54%) HTML5
4 1 (1.54%) J2EE
4 1 (1.54%) J2SE
4 1 (1.54%) jQuery
4 1 (1.54%) JSON
4 1 (1.54%) Middleware
4 1 (1.54%) Servlets
4 1 (1.54%) SOAP
4 1 (1.54%) Spring
4 1 (1.54%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Robotics
2 3 (4.62%) Statistics
3 2 (3.08%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.31%) Windows Server
2 20 (30.77%) Unix
3 17 (26.15%) Linux
4 16 (24.62%) Windows 7
5 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (16.92%) Windows 8
7 9 (13.85%) Windows 10
8 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.54%) AIX
11 1 (1.54%) Solaris
11 1 (1.54%) SUSE
11 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Service Management
1 11 (16.92%) Test Strategy
2 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.31%) Project Management
4 6 (9.23%) Data Modelling
4 6 (9.23%) SDLC
5 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 5 (7.69%) RUP
5 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.15%) Conflict Management
6 4 (6.15%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (6.15%) DevOps
6 4 (6.15%) Migration
6 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.15%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.62%) Network Architecture
7 3 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) SQL
2 10 (15.38%) Java
3 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.15%) Perl
4 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.08%) C#
5 2 (3.08%) Python
5 2 (3.08%) Ruby
5 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.54%) Groovy
6 1 (1.54%) Haskell
6 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
1 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.15%) ISEB
4 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.62%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.62%) vSphere
5 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.54%) Docker
6 1 (1.54%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) BMC PATROL
1 9 (13.85%) Kibana
1 9 (13.85%) OPNET
1 9 (13.85%) SCCM
1 9 (13.85%) SCOM
2 8 (12.31%) logstash
3 4 (6.15%) Puppet
4 3 (4.62%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (3.08%) Opsview
6 1 (1.54%) Ansible
6 1 (1.54%) Grafana
6 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.15%) Oracle
2 17 (26.15%) webMethods
3 11 (16.92%) BMC
4 10 (15.38%) VMware
5 8 (12.31%) Digital Fuel
6 5 (7.69%) HP
6 5 (7.69%) Pega
7 3 (4.62%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.62%) Citrix
7 3 (4.62%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.08%) EMC
8 2 (3.08%) Google
8 2 (3.08%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.54%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.54%) IBM
9 1 (1.54%) Niku
9 1 (1.54%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.54%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.54%) Xamarin
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