The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
Yorkshire / East Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 1 4
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3  
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 3.45% 35.71% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 100.00% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £400 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +233.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year - +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.72% +54.16%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.13 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.97% +4.03%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
East Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2 10 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire 6.90% 35.71% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £325 £400 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +233.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £23.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.68% +95.83%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in East Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Yorkshire citing Windows as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in East Yorkshire

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in East Yorkshire

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in East Yorkshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hull -10 1 - - 2
Windows
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Chat Support
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Smartcard

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) Chat Support
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft