Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 6 10
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 65 68 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 28.89% 16.75% 12.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.25% 72.34% 71.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 21
Derby median daily rate £152 £250 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.20% -18.30% -18.40%
10th Percentile £123 £129 £115
90th Percentile £509 £400 £500
Derbyshire median daily rate £200 £250 £285
% change year-on-year -20.00% -12.28% -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 11
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +91.78% -27.00%
10th Percentile £17.49 £14.10 £8.69
90th Percentile £29.50 £31.60 £44.50
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +59.09% -8.33%

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 80 94 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 35.56% 23.15% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 54 31
Derby median daily rate £331 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.42% -11.11% -14.29%
10th Percentile £123 £151 £122
90th Percentile £500 £407 £538
Derbyshire median daily rate £263 £280 £315
% change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 9
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +91.78% -28.43%
10th Percentile £17.49 £14.10 £8.69
90th Percentile £29.50 £29.73 £54.60
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +59.09% -11.11%

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 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 10 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Derby

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 35 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 34 (52.31%) SC Cleared
3 32 (49.23%) Windows 10
4 25 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 21 (32.31%) Windows 7
6 19 (29.23%) Windows Server
6 19 (29.23%) VMware
7 15 (23.08%) SCCM
8 14 (21.54%) Linux
9 13 (20.00%) Migration
10 12 (18.46%) Office 365
11 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
11 11 (16.92%) Unix
12 10 (15.38%) SQL
12 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (15.38%) DevOps
12 10 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (12.31%) Cisco
14 7 (10.77%) Web Services
15 6 (9.23%) Solaris
15 6 (9.23%) OO
15 6 (9.23%) CRM
15 6 (9.23%) ABAP
15 6 (9.23%) Java
15 6 (9.23%) Oracle
15 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
15 6 (9.23%) SAP
15 6 (9.23%) SOAP

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 (9.23%) NetWeaver
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (9.23%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.62%) MQSeries
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) Site Server
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) HFM
1 5 (7.69%) Maximo
2 1 (1.54%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.46%) Office 365
2 6 (9.23%) Boomi
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.62%) IaaS
3 3 (4.62%) PaaS
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.54%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) DHCP
1 4 (6.15%) DNS
2 3 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
3 2 (3.08%) LAN
3 2 (3.08%) SAN
3 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.08%) WAN
4 1 (1.54%) Intranet
4 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) MS Access
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.69%) Aerospace
1 5 (7.69%) Back Office
1 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Automotive
2 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) Analyst
2 9 (13.85%) Support Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Architect
3 6 (9.23%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 5 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 5 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Integration Architect
4 5 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (6.15%) Floorwalker
5 4 (6.15%) IT Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) Web Services
2 6 (9.23%) IDoc
2 6 (9.23%) Middleware
2 6 (9.23%) RESTful
2 6 (9.23%) SAP PI
2 6 (9.23%) SAP XI
2 6 (9.23%) SOAP
2 6 (9.23%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.54%) Ajax
3 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.54%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.54%) jQuery
3 1 (1.54%) LDAP
3 1 (1.54%) LINQ
3 1 (1.54%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (1.54%) WCF
3 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.08%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.54%) Clustering
3 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.54%) PKI
3 1 (1.54%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 32 (49.23%) Windows 10
2 21 (32.31%) Windows 7
3 19 (29.23%) Windows Server
4 14 (21.54%) Linux
5 11 (16.92%) Unix
6 6 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (9.23%) Solaris
7 5 (7.69%) VMS
8 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) Migration
2 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.38%) DevOps
3 6 (9.23%) CRM
3 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (9.23%) OO
3 6 (9.23%) SOA
3 6 (9.23%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (7.69%) ERP
4 5 (7.69%) ETL
4 5 (7.69%) ITIL
4 5 (7.69%) Load Testing
4 5 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (7.69%) RUP
4 5 (7.69%) Security Hardening
4 5 (7.69%) UML
4 5 (7.69%) Unified Process
5 4 (6.15%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
2 10 (15.38%) SQL
3 6 (9.23%) ABAP
3 6 (9.23%) Java
4 5 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (3.08%) C#
5 2 (3.08%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 34 (52.31%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) CCNA
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.54%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (9.23%) vSphere
5 2 (3.08%) XenApp
6 1 (1.54%) Docker
6 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Ansible
2 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) VMware
2 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.31%) Cisco
4 6 (9.23%) Dell
4 6 (9.23%) IBM
4 6 (9.23%) Oracle
4 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.23%) Remedy
4 6 (9.23%) SAP
4 6 (9.23%) Sun
5 5 (7.69%) Hyperion
6 4 (6.15%) Citrix
7 1 (1.54%) Apple
7 1 (1.54%) HP
7 1 (1.54%) McAfee
7 1 (1.54%) NetApp