Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 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 20 November 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
West Yorkshire > Huddersfield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 9 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 8.57% 4.35% 23.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 33.33% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 13
Huddersfield median daily rate £275 £215 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.91% -2.27% +131.58%
10th Percentile £253 £208 £165
90th Percentile £288 £223 £253
West Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -20.00% +15.38% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Huddersfield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.37
% change year-on-year -3.85% +5.07% +9.37%

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 Huddersfield with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Huddersfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5 3 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 14.29% 13.04% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 24
Huddersfield median daily rate £275 £263 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +11.70% +147.37%
10th Percentile £255 £216 £170
90th Percentile £340 £319 £270
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Huddersfield median hourly rate - - £40.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year -3.85% +1.96% +6.25%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Huddersfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Huddersfield

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Huddersfield

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Huddersfield region with a requirement for Windows.

1 3 (100.00%) SMS
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Huddersfield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SMS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix