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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Yorkshire / East Yorkshire
Rank 6 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 10.71% 20.83% 31.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 90.91% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 10
Median daily rate £325 £155 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +109.67% +3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.45% +6.89%  

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 3 11 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire 10.71% 22.92% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 10
Median daily rate £325 £155 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +109.67% +3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +38.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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 -3 3 £325 +109.67% 5
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 21 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Chat Support
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management

Windows
Top Related 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 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
1 1 (16.67%) Chat Support
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft