Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 2017 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
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 68 42 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 16.75% 12.14% 15.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.34% 71.19% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 21 24
Derby median daily rate £250 £306 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.30% -18.40% +8.70%
10th Percentile £129 £115 £107
90th Percentile £400 £500 £500
Derbyshire median daily rate £250 £285 £375
% change year-on-year -12.28% -24.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 10
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £9.13 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.78% -27.00% +25.75%
10th Percentile £14.10 £8.69 £10.83
90th Percentile £31.60 £44.50 £17.55
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +59.09% -8.33% +9.09%

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 94 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 23.15% 17.05% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 31 32
Derby median daily rate £300 £338 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -14.29% +14.13%
10th Percentile £151 £122 £263
90th Percentile £407 £538 £518
Derbyshire median daily rate £280 £315 £375
% change year-on-year -11.11% -16.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 13
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £9.13 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.78% -28.43% +27.09%
10th Percentile £14.10 £8.69 £10.90
90th Percentile £29.73 £54.60 £17.90
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £12.38
% change year-on-year +59.09% -11.11% +3.13%

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 10 December 2017.

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 10 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Derby

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Derby region with a requirement for Windows.

1 37 (54.41%) Active Directory
2 26 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 16 (23.53%) Windows 10
6 15 (22.06%) Windows 7
7 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
8 13 (19.12%) Linux
8 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
9 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
9 12 (17.65%) Manufacturing
10 11 (16.18%) Unix
10 11 (16.18%) SQL
10 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (16.18%) SCCM
11 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
11 10 (14.71%) Office 365
11 10 (14.71%) Process Improvement
11 10 (14.71%) Oracle
11 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (14.71%) DNS
11 10 (14.71%) VMware
12 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
12 9 (13.24%) Citrix
13 8 (11.76%) HP
13 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
13 8 (11.76%) Cisco
13 8 (11.76%) Migration
13 8 (11.76%) Retail
13 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis

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 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.41%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.41%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.94%) Apache
6 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.94%) iPlanet
6 2 (2.94%) JBoss
6 2 (2.94%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Office 365
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) DNS
2 6 (8.82%) SAN
2 6 (8.82%) VLAN
3 4 (5.88%) DHCP
3 4 (5.88%) Firewall
3 4 (5.88%) VPN
4 3 (4.41%) 3G
4 3 (4.41%) NAS
4 3 (4.41%) Skype
4 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.94%) LDAP
5 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.47%) LAN
6 1 (1.47%) Network Security
6 1 (1.47%) VoIP
6 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.47%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.47%) MSI
General
1 12 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 8 (11.76%) Retail
3 7 (10.29%) Finance
4 4 (5.88%) Electronics
4 4 (5.88%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) IT Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Business Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Business IT Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) IT Business Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Support Analyst
5 9 (13.24%) Support Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Applications Support
6 7 (10.29%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Development Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Development Support Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (7.35%) Consultant
8 5 (7.35%) Desktop Support
8 5 (7.35%) Exchange Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) J2EE
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.47%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Driving Licence
2 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.41%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.41%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.47%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.47%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (23.53%) Windows 10
3 15 (22.06%) Windows 7
4 13 (19.12%) Linux
5 11 (16.18%) Unix
5 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (10.29%) Windows XP
8 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
8 5 (7.35%) HPUX
8 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.94%) AIX
9 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.94%) Solaris
10 1 (1.47%) Android
10 1 (1.47%) SUSE
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.71%) Process Improvement
2 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
2 8 (11.76%) Migration
3 7 (10.29%) ITIL
4 6 (8.82%) QMS
4 6 (8.82%) Quality Management
5 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.35%) Test Management
6 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.41%) Application Packaging
7 3 (4.41%) Break/Fix
7 3 (4.41%) Server Building
8 2 (2.94%) High Availability
8 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.47%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.47%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 1 (1.47%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.88%) VBScript
4 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.94%) C#
5 2 (2.94%) VB
6 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.47%) C
6 1 (1.47%) C++
6 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.47%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.47%) Groovy
6 1 (1.47%) Perl
6 1 (1.47%) Python
6 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.29%) MCSE
4 4 (5.88%) MCSA
5 3 (4.41%) CCNA
5 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.41%) DBS Check
5 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.47%) Degree
6 1 (1.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.47%) JTAG
1 1 (1.47%) MISRA
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (54.41%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.94%) BitLocker
5 2 (2.94%) KVM
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.94%) XenApp
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) SCCM
2 2 (2.94%) OpenView
3 1 (1.47%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) Oracle
2 10 (14.71%) VMware
3 9 (13.24%) Citrix
4 8 (11.76%) Cisco
4 8 (11.76%) HP
5 6 (8.82%) NetApp
6 5 (7.35%) Dell
7 4 (5.88%) SAP
8 3 (4.41%) Lotus
8 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.94%) Borland
9 2 (2.94%) Cognos
9 2 (2.94%) F5
9 2 (2.94%) Juniper
9 2 (2.94%) Opsware
9 2 (2.94%) PlateSpin
9 2 (2.94%) Sun
9 2 (2.94%) Veritas
10 1 (1.47%) 3PAR