Period
to 22 July 2019

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 July 2019 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 25 73 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 12.02% 23.55% 15.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 70.19% 56.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 39 51
Derby median daily rate £250 £388 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.48% +55.00% -32.37%
10th Percentile £148 £137 £123
90th Percentile £450 £522 £415
Derbyshire median daily rate £200 £400 £235
% change year-on-year -50.00% +70.21% -36.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 28 6
Derby median hourly rate £15.40 £17.50 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +23.24% +9.23%
10th Percentile £12.08 £17.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £38.50 £17.50 £14.78
Derbyshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £14.20
% change year-on-year -25.71% +23.24% -6.89%

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 40 104 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 19.23% 33.55% 27.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 58 86
Derby median daily rate £350 £384 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.79% +18.08% -12.08%
10th Percentile £150 £178 £130
90th Percentile £450 £503 £441
Derbyshire median daily rate £313 £388 £325
% change year-on-year -19.35% +19.23% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 7
Derby median hourly rate £16.45 £17.50 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +23.24% +9.23%
10th Percentile £11.82 £17.50 £8.98
90th Percentile £49.00 £17.50 £14.68
Derbyshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £14.20
% change year-on-year -25.71% +23.24% +9.23%

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 13 (52.00%) Windows 7
2 11 (44.00%) Windows 10
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (20.00%) VB
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) SAP
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.00%) Remedy
7 5 (20.00%) SCCM
7 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 4 (16.00%) Finance
8 4 (16.00%) Windows Vista
8 4 (16.00%) NHS
8 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
8 4 (16.00%) Office 365
9 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (12.00%) Break/Fix
9 3 (12.00%) Preventative Maintenance
9 3 (12.00%) Linux
9 3 (12.00%) MCSE
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (12.00%) T-SQL

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 2 (8.00%) Appian
1 2 (8.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DHCP
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) 802.11
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) VoIP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) WebEx
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 7
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Electronics
4 1 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) CMS Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
3 2 (8.00%) SCCM Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) NHS
3 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.00%) iPhone
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows 7
2 11 (44.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Vista
6 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (12.00%) Linux
8 2 (8.00%) Unix
8 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (4.00%) Android
9 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Break/Fix
2 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (12.00%) Preventative Maintenance
2 3 (12.00%) Service Management
2 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (12.00%) Time Management
3 2 (8.00%) Architecture Roadmap
3 2 (8.00%) Case Management
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (8.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (8.00%) Practice Management
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) SOA
3 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) ITSM
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.00%) VBScript
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CCIE
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.00%) MCDBA
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
3 1 (4.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) SCOM
2 3 (12.00%) WMI
2 3 (12.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (4.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) Remedy
2 5 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Ivanti
4 2 (8.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) Aruba
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint
5 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) Kaspersky
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Veeam
5 1 (4.00%) VMware