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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 81 90 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.76% 20.50% 24.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 69.77% 74.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 52 26
Median daily rate £388 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £140 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £320 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 28
Median hourly rate £23.50 £13.50 £13.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.07% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £18.00 £26.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Windows
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 South Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
162 129 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 31.52% 29.38% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 76 50
Median daily rate £413 £283 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.01% +7.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £180 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 28
Median hourly rate £23.50 £13.50 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.07% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 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
Sheffield -4 62 £400 +45.45% 7
Doncaster +2 6 £275 +71.87% 3
Rotherham 0 6 £281 +12.50% 2
Barnsley -5 2 £343 +52.22%
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 67 (47.18%) Linux
2 52 (36.62%) Unix
3 47 (33.10%) Microsoft
4 41 (28.87%) Windows Server
5 33 (23.24%) VMware
6 32 (22.54%) Finance
7 30 (21.13%) Active Directory
8 29 (20.42%) SQL
8 29 (20.42%) ITIL
9 24 (16.90%) SAN
10 23 (16.20%) DevOps
11 22 (15.49%) Jenkins
11 22 (15.49%) HTTP
11 22 (15.49%) Banking
12 21 (14.79%) DNS
13 20 (14.08%) Migration
14 19 (13.38%) Tomcat
14 19 (13.38%) IIS
14 19 (13.38%) Data Centre
15 18 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (12.68%) DHCP
15 18 (12.68%) Client/Server
15 18 (12.68%) TCP/IP
16 17 (11.97%) SQL Server
16 17 (11.97%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (11.97%) Puppet
17 16 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (11.27%) SCCM
17 16 (11.27%) MS Exchange
18 15 (10.56%) Agile Software Development

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 19 (13.38%) IIS
1 19 (13.38%) Tomcat
2 16 (11.27%) MS Exchange
3 15 (10.56%) WebSphere
4 13 (9.15%) nginx
5 11 (7.75%) Jetty
5 11 (7.75%) SharePoint
6 9 (6.34%) Apache
7 6 (4.23%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (4.23%) Confluence
8 4 (2.82%) JBoss
9 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.11%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (2.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (2.11%) SAS
9 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.41%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.70%) CICS
11 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.63%) MS Office
3 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.70%) MS Project
4 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.75%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.23%) GitHub
3 4 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.82%) Office 365
4 3 (2.11%) IaaS
4 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.11%) PaaS
4 3 (2.11%) SaaS
5 2 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.41%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.90%) SAN
2 22 (15.49%) HTTP
3 21 (14.79%) DNS
4 18 (12.68%) DHCP
4 18 (12.68%) TCP/IP
5 14 (9.86%) Firewall
6 11 (7.75%) FTP
6 11 (7.75%) IPsec
7 10 (7.04%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (7.04%) LAN
7 10 (7.04%) NAS
8 8 (5.63%) Network Security
9 7 (4.93%) SSL
10 6 (4.23%) Internet
10 6 (4.23%) VPN
10 6 (4.23%) WAN
11 4 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (2.82%) SNMP
12 3 (2.11%) FCoE
12 3 (2.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.86%) MySQL
3 9 (6.34%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.23%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.52%) DB2
6 3 (2.11%) Base SAS
6 3 (2.11%) HBase
6 3 (2.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (2.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 22 (15.49%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.75%) Travis CI
3 9 (6.34%) JIRA
4 6 (4.23%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.11%) HP UFT
5 3 (2.11%) JUnit
5 3 (2.11%) Maven
5 3 (2.11%) MSI
5 3 (2.11%) Selenium
5 3 (2.11%) Subversion
5 3 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.41%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.70%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.70%) Moq
7 1 (0.70%) MSTest
General
1 32 (22.54%) Finance
2 22 (15.49%) Banking
3 8 (5.63%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.41%) Back Office
5 1 (0.70%) Advertising
5 1 (0.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (18.31%) Analyst
2 15 (10.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (10.56%) Security Analyst
3 14 (9.86%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (8.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 12 (8.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 10 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (7.04%) Administrator
6 9 (6.34%) Project Manager
7 8 (5.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (4.93%) Developer
8 7 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.93%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (4.93%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.93%) Windows Administrator
9 6 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) Consultant
9 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 6 (4.23%) Service Analyst
10 5 (3.52%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.15%) LAMP
2 12 (8.45%) Middleware
3 11 (7.75%) Servlets
4 10 (7.04%) LEMP Stack
5 9 (6.34%) LAPP Stack
6 8 (5.63%) .NET
7 7 (4.93%) HTML
8 6 (4.23%) RESTful
8 6 (4.23%) XML
9 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.11%) CSS
10 3 (2.11%) jQuery
10 3 (2.11%) Rendezvous
10 3 (2.11%) Web Services
10 3 (2.11%) XSLT
11 2 (1.41%) HTML5
11 2 (1.41%) J2EE
11 2 (1.41%) WebSphere MQ
12 1 (0.70%) Entity Framework
12 1 (0.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.38%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.68%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.52%) Clustering
4 5 (3.52%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.82%) Biometrics
5 4 (2.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.11%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.41%) Replication
7 2 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.70%) iPad
8 1 (0.70%) iSeries
8 1 (0.70%) NHS
8 1 (0.70%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 67 (47.18%) Linux
2 52 (36.62%) Unix
3 41 (28.87%) Windows Server
4 17 (11.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (7.04%) Windows 7
6 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.93%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (4.23%) OpenVMS
9 6 (4.23%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.82%) Solaris
11 3 (2.11%) Android
11 3 (2.11%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.11%) Windows NT
12 2 (1.41%) AIX
12 2 (1.41%) SUSE
12 2 (1.41%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.41%) zOS
13 1 (0.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.42%) ITIL
2 23 (16.20%) DevOps
3 20 (14.08%) Migration
4 18 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (10.56%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (8.45%) Incident Management
7 12 (8.45%) Project Management
8 11 (7.75%) Configuration Management
9 10 (7.04%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.63%) Release Management
11 7 (4.93%) Business Transformation
12 6 (4.23%) Computer Security
12 6 (4.23%) Information Management
12 6 (4.23%) Information Security
12 6 (4.23%) Line Management
12 6 (4.23%) Process Improvement
12 6 (4.23%) SIEM
13 5 (3.52%) Change Management
13 5 (3.52%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 29 (20.42%) SQL
2 14 (9.86%) Java
3 10 (7.04%) Bash Shell
3 10 (7.04%) Python
4 9 (6.34%) Ruby
5 8 (5.63%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.23%) Groovy
6 6 (4.23%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.11%) C
7 3 (2.11%) Perl
7 3 (2.11%) PHP
8 2 (1.41%) C#
8 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.70%) VB
9 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.82%) GCIH
3 4 (2.82%) GSEC
3 4 (2.82%) MCSE
4 3 (2.11%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (2.11%) SAS Certification
5 2 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.41%) MCSA
6 1 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) QA
2 2 (1.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) PMBOK
System Software
1 30 (21.13%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.04%) NFS
4 7 (4.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (4.23%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.82%) KVM
6 4 (2.82%) Xen
7 3 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.11%) SRDF
8 2 (1.41%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.70%) Firmware
9 1 (0.70%) Varnish
9 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (11.97%) Puppet
2 16 (11.27%) SCCM
3 15 (10.56%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (6.34%) SCOM
5 4 (2.82%) Control-M
6 3 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.41%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (1.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.41%) Nessus
7 2 (1.41%) Nmap
7 2 (1.41%) QRadar
7 2 (1.41%) SCSM
7 2 (1.41%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.41%) Unicenter
7 2 (1.41%) vMotion
8 1 (0.70%) Ansible
8 1 (0.70%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.70%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (33.10%) Microsoft
2 33 (23.24%) VMware
3 11 (7.75%) Cisco
3 11 (7.75%) EMC
4 10 (7.04%) HP
4 10 (7.04%) NetApp
4 10 (7.04%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.34%) Citrix
5 9 (6.34%) IBM
5 9 (6.34%) Veritas
6 7 (4.93%) Brocade
7 4 (2.82%) Dell
7 4 (2.82%) Intel
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle
8 3 (2.11%) DataSynapse
8 3 (2.11%) Lotus
8 3 (2.11%) Remedy
8 3 (2.11%) Sybase
8 3 (2.11%) Teradata
8 3 (2.11%) TIBCO
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