Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 8 10
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 65 59 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 27.43% 14.43% 11.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.03% 60.20% 74.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 38 20
Derby median daily rate £200 £250 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -24.24% -21.13%
10th Percentile £123 £123 £121
90th Percentile £522 £361 £538
Derbyshire median daily rate £238 £245 £319
% change year-on-year -3.06% -23.14% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 12 11
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +91.78% -23.96%
10th Percentile £17.22 £14.10 £8.69
90th Percentile £20.08 £31.80 £17.50
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £9.13
% change year-on-year - +91.78% -23.96%

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 89 98 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 37.55% 23.96% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 63 30
Derby median daily rate £325 £310 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.84% -12.68% -14.46%
10th Percentile £126 £144 £192
90th Percentile £488 £432 £539
Derbyshire median daily rate £308 £310 £338
% change year-on-year -0.81% -8.15% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 11 9
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +91.78% -28.43%
10th Percentile £17.22 £14.10 £8.69
90th Percentile £20.08 £30.00 £33.00
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +34.62% +5.05%

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 18 October 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 18 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Derby

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 34 (52.31%) SC Cleared
1 34 (52.31%) Security Cleared
1 34 (52.31%) Windows 10
2 28 (43.08%) Windows 7
3 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
4 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 13 (20.00%) SCCM
4 13 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 12 (18.46%) VMware
6 11 (16.92%) Office 365
6 11 (16.92%) Migration
7 10 (15.38%) SQL
8 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (10.77%) Linux
9 7 (10.77%) Cisco
9 7 (10.77%) DevOps
10 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (9.23%) Java
10 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
10 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
11 5 (7.69%) VB
11 5 (7.69%) ITIL
11 5 (7.69%) Unix
11 5 (7.69%) ETL
11 5 (7.69%) VMS
11 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (6.15%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (6.15%) Firewall

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 3 (4.62%) MQSeries
1 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.54%) Site Server
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) Office 365
2 8 (12.31%) 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%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (4.62%) DHCP
2 3 (4.62%) DNS
2 3 (4.62%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (3.08%) LAN
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 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Automotive
2 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Desktop Support
2 14 (21.54%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 10 (15.38%) Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 6 (9.23%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 5 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Active Directory Support
8 4 (6.15%) Floorwalker
9 3 (4.62%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) IT Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 2 (3.08%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
1 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.54%) ADSI
1 1 (1.54%) Ajax
1 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (1.54%) CSS
1 1 (1.54%) Entity Framework
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
1 1 (1.54%) jQuery
1 1 (1.54%) LDAP
1 1 (1.54%) LINQ
1 1 (1.54%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (1.54%) WCF
1 1 (1.54%) Web Services
1 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Private Cloud
1 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.54%) Clustering
2 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.54%) PKI
2 1 (1.54%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 34 (52.31%) Windows 10
2 28 (43.08%) Windows 7
3 13 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.77%) Linux
5 5 (7.69%) Unix
5 5 (7.69%) VMS
5 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Migration
2 7 (10.77%) DevOps
3 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (7.69%) ETL
4 5 (7.69%) ITIL
4 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.62%) Change Control
5 3 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.62%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.08%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.08%) Ticket Management
7 1 (1.54%) High Availability
7 1 (1.54%) Logistics
7 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.54%) OOP
7 1 (1.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.54%) Time Management
7 1 (1.54%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (15.38%) SQL
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 34 (52.31%) SC Cleared
1 34 (52.31%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) CCNA
2 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.54%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) XenApp
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) VMware
3 7 (10.77%) Cisco
4 3 (4.62%) Citrix
5 2 (3.08%) McAfee
5 2 (3.08%) Remedy
6 1 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) Lumension
6 1 (1.54%) Mercator