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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 35 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 27 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.71% 21.30% 33.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 67.92% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 19
Median daily rate £400 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £246 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £526 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
135 53 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 38.57% 31.36% 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 29 21
Median daily rate £460 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +20.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £250 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £540 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -27 24 £400 -19.19% 6
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 26 (38.81%) SQL
2 24 (35.82%) Unix
3 22 (32.84%) WebLogic
4 21 (31.34%) Linux
4 21 (31.34%) Oracle
4 21 (31.34%) webMethods
5 16 (23.88%) Service Management
5 16 (23.88%) MS Office
6 15 (22.39%) BMC
7 14 (20.90%) Test Strategy
8 13 (19.40%) Kibana
8 13 (19.40%) SCOM
8 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
8 13 (19.40%) OPNET
8 13 (19.40%) BMC PATROL
8 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
9 12 (17.91%) XML
9 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
9 12 (17.91%) Digital Fuel
9 12 (17.91%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (17.91%) logstash
9 12 (17.91%) ELK Stack
10 10 (14.93%) Pega
11 9 (13.43%) PVCS
11 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
12 8 (11.94%) Java
12 8 (11.94%) RUP
12 8 (11.94%) Data Modelling
12 8 (11.94%) VMware
12 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development

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 22 (32.84%) WebLogic
2 12 (17.91%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (10.45%) Apache
4 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.46%) Documentum
6 4 (5.97%) JBoss
7 3 (4.48%) Captiva
7 3 (4.48%) Confluence
7 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.49%) nginx
8 1 (1.49%) Node.js
8 1 (1.49%) PegaRULES
8 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
3 1 (1.49%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) GitHub
1 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Firewall
1 2 (2.99%) IPv4
1 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) LAN
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) Big Data
2 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.49%) HBase
2 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.49%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) PVCS
2 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.46%) JIRA
3 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.48%) ClearCase
4 3 (4.48%) Subversion
5 2 (2.99%) ClearQuest
5 2 (2.99%) FishEye
5 2 (2.99%) GitLab
5 2 (2.99%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.99%) Toad
6 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.49%) Gatling
6 1 (1.49%) Grunt
6 1 (1.49%) gulp
6 1 (1.49%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.49%) Sublime Text
General
1 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Monitoring Engineer
2 10 (14.93%) Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Architect
4 6 (8.96%) Administrator
5 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Requirements Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (4.48%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 2 (2.99%) DBA
7 2 (2.99%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) ELK Stack
1 12 (17.91%) XML
2 2 (2.99%) CSS
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.49%) EJB
3 1 (1.49%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.49%) J2EE
3 1 (1.49%) J2SE
3 1 (1.49%) jQuery
3 1 (1.49%) JSON
3 1 (1.49%) Middleware
3 1 (1.49%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.49%) Servlets
3 1 (1.49%) SOAP
3 1 (1.49%) Spring
3 1 (1.49%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.48%) Robotics
2 3 (4.48%) Statistics
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (2.99%) User Experience
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.82%) Unix
2 21 (31.34%) Linux
3 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
4 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
5 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (8.96%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.97%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.49%) AIX
11 1 (1.49%) Solaris
11 1 (1.49%) SUSE
11 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Service Management
2 14 (20.90%) Test Strategy
3 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.94%) Data Modelling
3 8 (11.94%) RUP
3 8 (11.94%) SDLC
4 7 (10.45%) Data Analysis
4 7 (10.45%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (7.46%) Change Management
5 5 (7.46%) Risk Management
5 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.97%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (5.97%) Migration
6 4 (5.97%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.48%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.81%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) Java
3 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.48%) Perl
4 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.99%) C#
5 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.49%) Groovy
6 1 (1.49%) Haskell
6 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.49%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) Ruby
6 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
1 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.99%) ISEB
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Docker
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.49%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (19.40%) BMC PATROL
1 13 (19.40%) Kibana
1 13 (19.40%) OPNET
1 13 (19.40%) SCOM
2 12 (17.91%) logstash
3 4 (5.97%) Opsview
3 4 (5.97%) SCCM
4 3 (4.48%) Puppet
5 2 (2.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.49%) Grafana
6 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Oracle
1 21 (31.34%) webMethods
2 15 (22.39%) BMC
3 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
4 12 (17.91%) Digital Fuel
5 10 (14.93%) Pega
6 8 (11.94%) VMware
7 3 (4.48%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.48%) EMC
8 2 (2.99%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.49%) Citrix
9 1 (1.49%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.49%) Google
9 1 (1.49%) IBM
9 1 (1.49%) Informatica
9 1 (1.49%) Meridio
9 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.49%) Xamarin
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