The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 22 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 30 63 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.04% 12.30% 10.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.91% 43.15% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 36 15
Median daily rate £375 £319 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £219 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 15
Median hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.10 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £24.80 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +10.34%

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

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
94 146 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.07% 28.52% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 101 23
Median daily rate £425 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £255 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 15
Median hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +90.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £28.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.59% +11.29%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Sheffield -16 19 £406 +16.07% 1
Doncaster 0 10 £175 -30.00% 8
Barnsley +1 3 - - 1
Rotherham -4 1 £273 - 1
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 37 (44.05%) Microsoft
2 33 (39.29%) Active Directory
3 23 (27.38%) Windows Server
4 22 (26.19%) VMware
5 21 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 15 (17.86%) Linux
7 15 (17.86%) SAN
8 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
10 12 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (14.29%) Finance
10 12 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (14.29%) Office 365
11 11 (13.10%) SCCM
11 11 (13.10%) NetApp
11 11 (13.10%) SQL
12 10 (11.90%) MS Office
12 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
12 10 (11.90%) Oracle
12 10 (11.90%) Migration
12 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (10.71%) NAS
13 9 (10.71%) Replication
13 9 (10.71%) DNS
13 9 (10.71%) EMC
14 8 (9.52%) IBM
14 8 (9.52%) ITIL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.38%) CICS
5 2 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.38%) IIS
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.19%) Apache
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
1 10 (11.90%) MS Office
2 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) Office 365
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.38%) IaaS
4 2 (2.38%) PaaS
5 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.86%) SAN
2 9 (10.71%) DNS
2 9 (10.71%) NAS
3 7 (8.33%) LAN
3 7 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.14%) LDAP
5 4 (4.76%) Internet
5 4 (4.76%) WAN
6 3 (3.57%) Firewall
6 3 (3.57%) VoIP
7 2 (2.38%) DHCP
7 2 (2.38%) VPN
8 1 (1.19%) Broadband
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.19%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.57%) MySQL
5 2 (2.38%) DB2
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) Ingres
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.19%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.19%) Power BI
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) ReSharper
1 3 (3.57%) Subversion
1 3 (3.57%) TeamCity
1 3 (3.57%) YouTrack
2 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 11 (13.10%) Analyst
3 10 (11.90%) Administrator
4 8 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (8.33%) Architect
5 7 (8.33%) DBA
6 6 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (5.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.95%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) .NET
2 4 (4.76%) WCF
2 4 (4.76%) WinForms
3 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.38%) Middleware
3 2 (2.38%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.38%) Web Services
3 2 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.19%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.19%) CSS
4 1 (1.19%) LAMP
4 1 (1.19%) Marionette.js
4 1 (1.19%) REST
4 1 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.19%) WAP
4 1 (1.19%) WPF
4 1 (1.19%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Replication
2 8 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.14%) Symmetrix
4 4 (4.76%) Clustering
5 3 (3.57%) NHS
6 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.38%) Windows Server
2 21 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (17.86%) Linux
5 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (9.52%) AIX
7 8 (9.52%) Solaris
7 8 (9.52%) SUSE
7 8 (9.52%) Unix
8 5 (5.95%) VMS
8 5 (5.95%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (4.76%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.57%) Windows 2000
10 3 (3.57%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.38%) zOS
12 1 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.90%) Migration
2 8 (9.52%) ITIL
3 7 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 6 (7.14%) Change Management
4 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.95%) Change Control
5 5 (5.95%) Service Management
6 4 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 4 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (4.76%) ERP
6 4 (4.76%) High Availability
6 4 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.76%) Supplier Management
6 4 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.57%) Automated Testing
7 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.57%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.10%) SQL
2 6 (7.14%) C#
2 6 (7.14%) Perl
3 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.19%) PHP
6 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.76%) MCSE
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.57%) DBS Check
3 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.38%) MCSA
4 2 (2.38%) OCP
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.19%) Degree
5 1 (1.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 33 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (8.33%) NFS
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (7.14%) SRDF
5 6 (7.14%) Veritas File System
6 4 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (3.57%) vSphere
8 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.38%) XenApp
8 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.19%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.19%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) SCCM
2 6 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (2.38%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.19%) DameWare
4 1 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.19%) SCOM
4 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.19%) vMotion
Vendors
1 37 (44.05%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.19%) VMware
3 12 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 11 (13.10%) NetApp
5 10 (11.90%) Oracle
6 9 (10.71%) EMC
7 8 (9.52%) IBM
7 8 (9.52%) Veritas
8 6 (7.14%) Citrix
8 6 (7.14%) Sun
9 5 (5.95%) Cisco
10 4 (4.76%) HP
11 3 (3.57%) DevExpress
11 3 (3.57%) Remedy
12 2 (2.38%) Intel
12 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
12 2 (2.38%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.19%) Dell
13 1 (1.19%) Juniper
13 1 (1.19%) Symantec
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