Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 9 7
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 63 66 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 23.95% 15.14% 14.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.41% 55.00% 88.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 18
Derby median daily rate £388 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.00% -28.50% -12.59%
10th Percentile £131 £123 £111
90th Percentile £459 £406 £538
Derbyshire median daily rate £388 £250 £357
% change year-on-year +55.00% -30.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 6 10
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £10.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% +31.33% -13.50%
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £12.50
% change year-on-year +23.24% +13.60% +4.17%

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 87 120 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 33.08% 27.52% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 81 22
Derby median daily rate £368 £320 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.84% -8.80% -12.28%
10th Percentile £147 £200 £111
90th Percentile £488 £430 £538
Derbyshire median daily rate £365 £318 £344
% change year-on-year +14.96% -7.64% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 6 9
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% +13.60% -1.96%
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £12.75
% change year-on-year +23.24% +11.37% +6.25%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 (53.97%) SC Cleared
1 34 (53.97%) Security Cleared
2 29 (46.03%) Windows 10
3 28 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
5 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 12 (19.05%) SCCM
6 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
7 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (12.70%) VMware
9 7 (11.11%) SQL
10 6 (9.52%) SLA
10 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (9.52%) DevOps
10 6 (9.52%) Office 365
11 5 (7.94%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.94%) Migration
11 5 (7.94%) Java
11 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
11 5 (7.94%) ITIL
11 5 (7.94%) Linux
12 4 (6.35%) ETL
12 4 (6.35%) VMS
12 4 (6.35%) Unix
12 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Office

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 (4.76%) MQSeries
1 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.52%) Office 365
3 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (4.76%) DHCP
2 3 (4.76%) DNS
3 2 (3.17%) Firewall
3 2 (3.17%) Kerberos
3 2 (3.17%) LAN
3 2 (3.17%) WAN
4 1 (1.59%) SAN
4 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MSI
2 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.59%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.59%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.17%) Retail
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 12 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
2 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
3 10 (15.87%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 10 (15.87%) Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.35%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Floorwalker
5 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Customer Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Customer Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
1 2 (3.17%) ADSI
1 2 (3.17%) LDAP
1 2 (3.17%) WCF
2 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.59%) Ajax
2 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.59%) CSS
2 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.59%) HTML
2 1 (1.59%) jQuery
2 1 (1.59%) LINQ
2 1 (1.59%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) WPF
2 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.17%) Clustering
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.17%) NHS
2 2 (3.17%) PKI
2 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.17%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.59%) iSeries
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Replication
3 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.03%) Windows 10
2 28 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.94%) Linux
6 4 (6.35%) Unix
6 4 (6.35%) VMS
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.52%) DevOps
2 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (7.94%) ITIL
2 5 (7.94%) Migration
3 4 (6.35%) ETL
3 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.76%) Application Packaging
4 3 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (3.17%) Information Governance
5 2 (3.17%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.59%) API Development
6 1 (1.59%) Break/Fix
6 1 (1.59%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.59%) ITIL V2
6 1 (1.59%) MVVM
6 1 (1.59%) Project Governance
6 1 (1.59%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (1.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 7 (11.11%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) Java
4 4 (6.35%) VB
5 3 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (1.59%) C
6 1 (1.59%) C++
6 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (53.97%) SC Cleared
1 34 (53.97%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.17%) MCSE
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.59%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.59%) PMO
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.17%) vSphere
4 2 (3.17%) XenApp
5 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) SCCM
2 2 (3.17%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) VMware
3 4 (6.35%) Citrix
3 4 (6.35%) McAfee
4 3 (4.76%) Cisco
4 3 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe
5 1 (1.59%) arcserve
5 1 (1.59%) Dell
5 1 (1.59%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) Lumension
5 1 (1.59%) Mercator
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Symantec
5 1 (1.59%) Veeam