Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 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 8
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 43 54
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.61% 0.56% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.81% 2.15% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Derbyshire median daily rate - - £125
East Midlands median daily rate £140 £340 £225
% change year-on-year -58.90% +51.11% +45.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Derbyshire median hourly rate - £14.86 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.06% +22.73%
East Midlands median hourly rate - £13.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -25.71% +59.09%

Windows 8 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 Derbyshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 86 93 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 27.74% 25.98% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 52 83
Derbyshire median daily rate £338 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -25.00% +40.35%
10th Percentile £120 £125 £214
90th Percentile £517 £500 £494
East Midlands median daily rate £313 £375 £353
% change year-on-year -16.67% +6.38% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 19
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.77 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.71% +3.33% +13.21%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Derbyshire

Windows 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 8 in Derbyshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 8 in Derbyshire

Windows 8
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Derbyshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 8 in Derbyshire

Windows 8
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 5 - -
Windows 8
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) MSI
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (60.00%) Application Packaging
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) InstallShield
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Novell
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) AppDNA

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MSI
2 2 (40.00%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Packager
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared Application Packager
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Novell