Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 71 71 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 20.23% 17.57% 18.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.36% 66.98% 83.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 54 34
Derby median daily rate £388 £288 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.78% -21.16% -9.40%
10th Percentile £151 £123 £107
90th Percentile £520 £417 £427
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £270 £370
% change year-on-year +48.15% -27.03% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 5
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -15.38% -
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +34.62% -35.00% +45.45%

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 107 106 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 30.48% 26.24% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 68 36
Derby median daily rate £388 £320 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.09% -13.51% -7.50%
10th Percentile £185 £123 £110
90th Percentile £497 £438 £438
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £310 £370
% change year-on-year +29.03% -16.22% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 5
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -15.38% -
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% -7.69% -18.75%

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 20 May 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

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 44 (61.97%) Security Cleared
2 34 (47.89%) SC Cleared
3 31 (43.66%) Windows 10
4 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
5 22 (30.99%) Active Directory
6 20 (28.17%) Windows 7
7 14 (19.72%) SLA
8 13 (18.31%) Migration
9 12 (16.90%) ITIL
10 11 (15.49%) Linux
10 11 (15.49%) Finance
11 10 (14.08%) Firewall
11 10 (14.08%) Project Management
11 10 (14.08%) WAN
11 10 (14.08%) Windows Server
12 9 (12.68%) Incident Management
13 8 (11.27%) Data Security
13 8 (11.27%) Service Management
13 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Office
13 8 (11.27%) Remedy
13 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (11.27%) InfiniBand
14 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V
14 7 (9.86%) PowerShell
14 7 (9.86%) HP
14 7 (9.86%) VMware
15 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
15 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
15 6 (8.45%) QA

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 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (4.23%) IBM Notes
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Office 365
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) Firewall
1 10 (14.08%) WAN
2 8 (11.27%) InfiniBand
3 5 (7.04%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (5.63%) DNS
5 3 (4.23%) SAN
5 3 (4.23%) VLAN
6 2 (2.82%) LAN
6 2 (2.82%) VPN
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.41%) DHCP
7 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.82%) MS Access
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MSI
2 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.41%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.41%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.41%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.41%) JIRA
3 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) German Language
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Consultant
2 11 (15.49%) Desktop Support
3 10 (14.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 9 (12.68%) Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 7 (9.86%) Customer Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Customer Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) Technology Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Exchange Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Exchange Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Internal Communications Manager
9 3 (4.23%) IT Support
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Technology Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) ADSI
1 1 (1.41%) LDAP
1 1 (1.41%) WCF
1 1 (1.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.23%) NHS
3 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.82%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.82%) Replication
3 2 (2.82%) Smartcard
3 2 (2.82%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.41%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.41%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.41%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.41%) iPhone
4 1 (1.41%) iSeries
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.66%) Windows 10
2 20 (28.17%) Windows 7
3 11 (15.49%) Linux
4 10 (14.08%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.23%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.41%) Android
9 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) Migration
2 12 (16.90%) ITIL
3 10 (14.08%) Project Management
4 9 (12.68%) Incident Management
5 8 (11.27%) Data Security
5 8 (11.27%) Service Management
6 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.04%) Application Packaging
8 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.23%) Change Control
9 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.23%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (4.23%) DevOps
9 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.23%) Test Management
10 2 (2.82%) Application Rationalisation
10 2 (2.82%) Break/Fix
10 2 (2.82%) Information Governance
10 2 (2.82%) Proactive Monitoring
10 2 (2.82%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.86%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.63%) SQL
3 2 (2.82%) VBScript
4 1 (1.41%) C
4 1 (1.41%) C#
4 1 (1.41%) Python
4 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (61.97%) Security Cleared
2 34 (47.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.23%) MCSE
6 2 (2.82%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.82%) MCSA
7 1 (1.41%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.72%) SLA
2 6 (8.45%) QA
3 2 (2.82%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (30.99%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.23%) vSphere
5 2 (2.82%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.41%) Docker
6 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.41%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.41%) Nagios
2 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.27%) Remedy
3 7 (9.86%) HP
3 7 (9.86%) VMware
4 5 (7.04%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.23%) Citrix
5 3 (4.23%) Lotus
5 3 (4.23%) McAfee
5 3 (4.23%) NetApp
5 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco
7 1 (1.41%) Adobe
7 1 (1.41%) arcserve
7 1 (1.41%) Dell
7 1 (1.41%) EMC
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) Juniper
7 1 (1.41%) Mercator
7 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.41%) Symantec