Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 64 63 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 16.49% 16.98% 15.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.82% 75.00% 67.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 46 35
Derby median daily rate £361 £245 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.14% -34.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £185 £125 £107
90th Percentile £520 £500 £449
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £218 £375
% change year-on-year +72.02% -41.87% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 9
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -15.38% +2.28%
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +34.62% -35.00% +21.21%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Derby
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 93 84 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 23.97% 22.64% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 55 44
Derby median daily rate £375 £313 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.30% +4.79%
10th Percentile £200 £128 £110
90th Percentile £498 £530 £500
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £285 £375
% change year-on-year +31.58% -24.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 9
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -15.38% -5.45%
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +34.62% - -25.71%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derby.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Derby

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows in Derby.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Derby

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Derby over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Derby

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Derby

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Derby

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Derby over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Derby region with a requirement for Windows.

1 33 (51.56%) Security Cleared
2 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
3 24 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 23 (35.94%) SC Cleared
5 22 (34.38%) Windows 10
6 17 (26.56%) ITIL
7 15 (23.44%) Linux
7 15 (23.44%) Migration
7 15 (23.44%) Windows Server
8 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
9 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
10 11 (17.19%) Hyper-V
10 11 (17.19%) Finance
10 11 (17.19%) Firewall
10 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Office
11 10 (15.63%) SLA
11 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (15.63%) VMware
11 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (14.06%) Service Management
12 9 (14.06%) Project Management
12 9 (14.06%) DNS
12 9 (14.06%) WAN
13 8 (12.50%) MCSE
13 8 (12.50%) Remedy
13 8 (12.50%) Data Security
13 8 (12.50%) InfiniBand
13 8 (12.50%) Office 365
13 8 (12.50%) SCCM
13 8 (12.50%) Incident Management

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
1 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.69%) IBM Notes
3 3 (4.69%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.56%) iPlanet
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Office 365
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) Firewall
2 9 (14.06%) DNS
2 9 (14.06%) WAN
3 8 (12.50%) InfiniBand
4 6 (9.38%) SAN
5 5 (7.81%) VLAN
6 4 (6.25%) DHCP
7 3 (4.69%) Skype
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.13%) NAS
8 2 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (3.13%) VPN
9 1 (1.56%) LAN
9 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) MS Access
3 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) AdminStudio
1 2 (3.13%) MSI
2 1 (1.56%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.56%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.56%) German Language
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (18.75%) Consultant
2 11 (17.19%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Customer Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Senior Customer Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Consultant
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Technology Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.69%) Communications Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Internal Communications Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Technology Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Training Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) J2EE
1 1 (1.56%) LDAP
1 1 (1.56%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (1.56%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.56%) HP Storage
3 1 (1.56%) iPhone
3 1 (1.56%) NHS
3 1 (1.56%) Replication
3 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.38%) Windows 10
2 15 (23.44%) Linux
2 15 (23.44%) Windows Server
3 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.25%) Unix
6 4 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.13%) HPUX
8 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.56%) AIX
9 1 (1.56%) Android
9 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) ITIL
2 15 (23.44%) Migration
3 9 (14.06%) Project Management
3 9 (14.06%) Service Management
4 8 (12.50%) Data Security
4 8 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.25%) Application Packaging
6 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.25%) Test Management
7 3 (4.69%) Change Control
7 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.69%) Server Building
7 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.13%) Application Rationalisation
8 2 (3.13%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.13%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.69%) VBScript
4 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.56%) Python
4 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (51.56%) Security Cleared
2 23 (35.94%) SC Cleared
3 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (12.50%) MCSE
5 6 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (7.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (7.81%) MCSA
7 4 (6.25%) DV Cleared
8 3 (4.69%) CCNA
8 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.13%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.56%) Degree
10 1 (1.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) SLA
2 5 (7.81%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.56%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.19%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.69%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.56%) Docker
5 1 (1.56%) KVM
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.56%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.56%) Nagios
2 1 (1.56%) OpenView
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) VMware
3 8 (12.50%) Remedy
4 6 (9.38%) Cisco
4 6 (9.38%) Citrix
4 6 (9.38%) HP
5 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.81%) NetApp
6 3 (4.69%) Lotus
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle
6 3 (4.69%) TIBCO
7 2 (3.13%) Juniper
7 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.56%) Borland
8 1 (1.56%) Dell
8 1 (1.56%) EMC
8 1 (1.56%) McAfee
8 1 (1.56%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.56%) Symantec
8 1 (1.56%) Veritas