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 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 5 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 73 88 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.52% 20.37% 25.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.36% 68.22% 77.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 43 30
Median daily rate £450 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £148 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £324 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 19
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £7.19 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £17.64 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
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
110 129 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.89% 29.86% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 66 49
Median daily rate £450 £283 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.29% +2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 19
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +1.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £7.19 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £25.00
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 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 29 June 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 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
Sheffield -2 59 £463 +68.18% 7
Doncaster +1 6 £281 -33.82% 3
Rotherham 0 4 £281 -2.17%
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 75 (51.02%) Linux
2 55 (37.41%) Unix
3 47 (31.97%) Microsoft
4 38 (25.85%) Windows Server
5 37 (25.17%) VMware
6 36 (24.49%) SQL
7 32 (21.77%) Finance
8 31 (21.09%) Active Directory
9 27 (18.37%) SAN
9 27 (18.37%) Banking
10 26 (17.69%) HTTP
10 26 (17.69%) DevOps
11 25 (17.01%) IIS
12 24 (16.33%) Jenkins
13 23 (15.65%) ITIL
13 23 (15.65%) TCP/IP
13 23 (15.65%) DNS
14 22 (14.97%) Tomcat
15 21 (14.29%) DHCP
15 21 (14.29%) WebSphere
15 21 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (13.61%) Migration
16 20 (13.61%) Java
17 19 (12.93%) SQL Server
17 19 (12.93%) Middleware
18 17 (11.56%) MS Exchange
19 16 (10.88%) MySQL
19 16 (10.88%) nginx

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 25 (17.01%) IIS
2 22 (14.97%) Tomcat
3 21 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 17 (11.56%) MS Exchange
5 16 (10.88%) nginx
6 14 (9.52%) Jetty
7 11 (7.48%) SharePoint
8 8 (5.44%) Apache
9 7 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (4.76%) Confluence
10 6 (4.08%) Oracle Coherence
10 6 (4.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (3.40%) CICS
11 5 (3.40%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (2.72%) SAS
13 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (1.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.44%) MS Office
3 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
4 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (4.76%) GitHub
3 6 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.72%) Office 365
5 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.36%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.37%) SAN
2 26 (17.69%) HTTP
3 23 (15.65%) DNS
3 23 (15.65%) TCP/IP
4 21 (14.29%) DHCP
5 14 (9.52%) FTP
5 14 (9.52%) IPsec
5 14 (9.52%) LAN
6 13 (8.84%) Fibre Channel
6 13 (8.84%) NAS
7 10 (6.80%) Firewall
7 10 (6.80%) WAN
8 7 (4.76%) FCoE
8 7 (4.76%) Internet
8 7 (4.76%) iSCSI
8 7 (4.76%) Multicast
8 7 (4.76%) SSL
9 6 (4.08%) VPN
10 5 (3.40%) Network Security
11 4 (2.72%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.88%) MySQL
3 12 (8.16%) Hadoop
3 12 (8.16%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (6.80%) DB2
5 6 (4.08%) HBase
5 6 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.72%) Base SAS
6 4 (2.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (2.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.36%) Big Data
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 24 (16.33%) Jenkins
2 14 (9.52%) Travis CI
3 9 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.76%) JIRA
5 4 (2.72%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 32 (21.77%) Finance
2 27 (18.37%) Banking
3 7 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Back Office
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (14.97%) Analyst
2 15 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 13 (8.84%) Administrator
4 13 (8.84%) Architect
4 13 (8.84%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (8.16%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (8.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 12 (8.16%) Security Analyst
6 9 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (6.12%) Project Manager
6 9 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.12%) Windows Administrator
7 8 (5.44%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (4.76%) Tester
9 6 (4.08%) Service Analyst
9 6 (4.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.93%) Middleware
2 14 (9.52%) Servlets
3 13 (8.84%) LAMP
3 13 (8.84%) LEMP Stack
4 12 (8.16%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (5.44%) HTML
5 8 (5.44%) XML
6 7 (4.76%) RESTful
7 6 (4.08%) .NET
7 6 (4.08%) Rendezvous
7 6 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (4.08%) XSLT
8 3 (2.04%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.36%) CSS
9 2 (1.36%) J2EE
9 2 (1.36%) jQuery
9 2 (1.36%) Web Services
10 1 (0.68%) COM
10 1 (0.68%) IBM Integration Bus
10 1 (0.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Client/Server
1 15 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.76%) Replication
3 5 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.72%) Biometrics
4 4 (2.72%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.72%) Clustering
4 4 (2.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (2.72%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.36%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.36%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.68%) iPad
6 1 (0.68%) iSeries
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) PDA
6 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 75 (51.02%) Linux
2 55 (37.41%) Unix
3 38 (25.85%) Windows Server
4 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (8.16%) Solaris
6 10 (6.80%) Windows 7
6 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.76%) Windows XP
9 6 (4.08%) AIX
9 6 (4.08%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (4.08%) OpenVMS
9 6 (4.08%) SUSE
9 6 (4.08%) zOS
10 2 (1.36%) CentOS
10 2 (1.36%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.36%) Windows NT
10 2 (1.36%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.69%) DevOps
2 23 (15.65%) ITIL
3 21 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (13.61%) Migration
5 14 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (8.16%) Incident Management
6 12 (8.16%) Project Management
7 9 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (6.12%) Problem Management
7 9 (6.12%) Release Management
8 8 (5.44%) Benchmarking
8 8 (5.44%) Configuration Management
9 7 (4.76%) Business Transformation
10 6 (4.08%) Change Management
10 6 (4.08%) Line Management
10 6 (4.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 6 (4.08%) Process Improvement
11 5 (3.40%) Information Management
11 5 (3.40%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.49%) SQL
2 20 (13.61%) Java
3 16 (10.88%) Bash Shell
4 13 (8.84%) Python
5 12 (8.16%) Ruby
6 10 (6.80%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.76%) Groovy
8 5 (3.40%) Perl
8 5 (3.40%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.04%) C
10 2 (1.36%) C#
10 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.68%) VB
11 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.40%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.72%) GCIH
3 4 (2.72%) GSEC
3 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.72%) SAS Certification
4 3 (2.04%) MCSE
5 2 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.36%) MCSA
6 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) PMBOK
System Software
1 31 (21.09%) Active Directory
2 21 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.84%) NFS
4 10 (6.80%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.44%) KVM
5 8 (5.44%) Xen
6 7 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (4.76%) SRDF
6 7 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.36%) Docker
9 1 (0.68%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.68%) Firmware
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.68%) Varnish
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (10.88%) Puppet
2 15 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (10.20%) SCCM
3 9 (6.12%) SCOM
4 6 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (3.40%) Control-M
6 3 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.36%) Nagios
7 2 (1.36%) QRadar
7 2 (1.36%) SCSM
7 2 (1.36%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.68%) Ansible
8 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (31.97%) Microsoft
2 37 (25.17%) VMware
3 15 (10.20%) EMC
4 14 (9.52%) Cisco
5 13 (8.84%) NetApp
5 13 (8.84%) Oracle
6 12 (8.16%) IBM
6 12 (8.16%) Intel
7 10 (6.80%) HP
7 10 (6.80%) Veritas
8 8 (5.44%) Citrix
9 6 (4.08%) Brocade
9 6 (4.08%) DataSynapse
9 6 (4.08%) Sybase
9 6 (4.08%) TIBCO
10 5 (3.40%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.72%) Teradata
12 3 (2.04%) Dell
12 3 (2.04%) Lotus
12 3 (2.04%) Remedy
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £15 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago