Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 27 May 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 6 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 110 93 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 23.16% 17.51% 17.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.97% 71.54% 74.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 70 62
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £245 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.27% -33.78% +2.07%
10th Percentile £167 £123 £110
90th Percentile £469 £412 £419
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £300 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% -17.24% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 19
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.68% -32.00% +45.45%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +7.41%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 155 130 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 32.63% 24.48% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 86 63
Derbyshire median daily rate £388 £310 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -16.22% +2.07%
10th Percentile £185 £123 £119
90th Percentile £493 £426 £438
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £369
% change year-on-year +15.38% -11.86% +10.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 9 11
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% - -18.75%
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £14.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year +18.47% +2.50% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Derbyshire

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Derbyshire

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Derbyshire

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Derbyshire

Windows
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 within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. 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 +2 65 £388 +34.78% 22
Chesterfield +5 17 £265 -11.67% 5
Alfreton -1 6 £300 +106.90% 1
Ilkeston - 5 £450 -
Windows
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 60 (54.55%) Windows 10
2 42 (38.18%) Windows 7
3 41 (37.27%) Security Cleared
4 35 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 35 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 32 (29.09%) SC Cleared
6 23 (20.91%) Linux
7 21 (19.09%) Migration
7 21 (19.09%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (14.55%) Finance
9 15 (13.64%) SLA
9 15 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (13.64%) DevOps
10 14 (12.73%) SCCM
10 14 (12.73%) ITIL
11 13 (11.82%) Docker
12 12 (10.91%) Jenkins
12 12 (10.91%) Git (software)
12 12 (10.91%) Bash Shell
12 12 (10.91%) PowerShell
12 12 (10.91%) WAN
12 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (10.91%) DSL
13 11 (10.00%) Project Management
13 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (10.00%) Office 365
13 11 (10.00%) Windows Server
14 10 (9.09%) Application Packaging
14 10 (9.09%) Manufacturing
14 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Office

Windows
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 4 (3.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.73%) IBM Notes
2 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.91%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.91%) Demantra
2 1 (0.91%) SnowdropKCS
2 1 (0.91%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (10.00%) Office 365
2 5 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.91%) DSL
1 12 (10.91%) WAN
2 9 (8.18%) Firewall
3 8 (7.27%) InfiniBand
4 5 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (3.64%) Internet
5 4 (3.64%) WinSCP
6 3 (2.73%) LAN
6 3 (2.73%) VPN
7 2 (1.82%) DNS
7 2 (1.82%) SAN
8 1 (0.91%) Broadband
8 1 (0.91%) DHCP
8 1 (0.91%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.91%) WebEx
8 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.64%) Relational Database
1 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.82%) MS Access
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.91%) Git (software)
1 12 (10.91%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.18%) MSI
3 4 (3.64%) AdminStudio
3 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.82%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.82%) JIRA
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.91%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.91%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (14.55%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.55%) Publishing
3 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.64%) Electronics
4 4 (3.64%) Marketing
4 4 (3.64%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (14.55%) Consultant
2 15 (13.64%) Desktop Support
3 13 (11.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (10.91%) Analyst
5 11 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (9.09%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 8 (7.27%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 8 (7.27%) Applications Packager
7 8 (7.27%) Operations Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Customer Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Customer Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Technician
9 4 (3.64%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) IT Support
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (3.64%) Technology Consultant
9 4 (3.64%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.64%) MDX
2 3 (2.73%) .NET
3 2 (1.82%) XML
4 1 (0.91%) ADSI
4 1 (0.91%) LDAP
4 1 (0.91%) WCF
4 1 (0.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.64%) NHS
3 4 (3.64%) Smartcard
4 2 (1.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.82%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.82%) PKI
4 2 (1.82%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.91%) Clustering
5 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.91%) iPhone
5 1 (0.91%) iSeries
5 1 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (54.55%) Windows 10
2 42 (38.18%) Windows 7
3 23 (20.91%) Linux
4 15 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.45%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.55%) Unix
7 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.73%) HPUX
9 3 (2.73%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.73%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.09%) Migration
2 15 (13.64%) DevOps
3 14 (12.73%) ITIL
4 11 (10.00%) Project Management
5 10 (9.09%) Application Packaging
6 9 (8.18%) Incident Management
7 8 (7.27%) Data Security
7 8 (7.27%) Service Management
8 7 (6.36%) PRINCE2
8 7 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.45%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (4.55%) Programme Management
10 5 (4.55%) Risk Management
11 4 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (3.64%) Change Control
11 4 (3.64%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (3.64%) Information Governance
12 3 (2.73%) Break/Fix
12 3 (2.73%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.91%) Bash Shell
1 12 (10.91%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.45%) VBScript
3 5 (4.55%) SQL
4 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.64%) XMLA
5 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.91%) C
6 1 (0.91%) C#
6 1 (0.91%) Python
6 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (37.27%) Security Cleared
2 32 (29.09%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (4.55%) MCSE
6 4 (3.64%) MCP
7 3 (2.73%) Degree
7 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.82%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.82%) MCSA
9 1 (0.91%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.64%) SLA
2 7 (6.36%) QA
3 2 (1.82%) PMO
4 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.82%) Docker
3 6 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.64%) XenApp
6 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.73%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.73%) vSphere
7 2 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.91%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (12.73%) SCCM
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.91%) Nagios
4 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.91%) Puppet
4 1 (0.91%) Terraform
4 1 (0.91%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 35 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.18%) VMware
3 8 (7.27%) Citrix
3 8 (7.27%) Remedy
4 6 (5.45%) HP
5 5 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.64%) SAP
7 3 (2.73%) Ivanti
7 3 (2.73%) Lotus
7 3 (2.73%) McAfee
7 3 (2.73%) Oracle
7 3 (2.73%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.91%) arcserve
8 1 (0.91%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.91%) Lumension
8 1 (0.91%) Mercator
8 1 (0.91%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.91%) Sophos
8 1 (0.91%) Symantec
8 1 (0.91%) Veeam