Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 July 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
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 45 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 31.91% 29.47% 15.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.27% 71.79% 68.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 25 5
Lincolnshire median daily rate £300 £900 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -66.67% +380.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £211 £298 £170
90th Percentile £340 £1,000 £237
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 6 9
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £18.25 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.87% -7.35% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.13 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £36.50 £23.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.10 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -2.76% +7.41% -

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 59 39 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 41.84% 41.05% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 8
Lincolnshire median daily rate £400 £400 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +72.04% -33.57%
10th Percentile £275 £288 £176
90th Percentile £420 £575 £315
East Midlands median daily rate £330 £375 £328
% change year-on-year -12.00% +14.50% +9.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 6 9
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £18.25 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.87% -7.35% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.13 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £36.50 £23.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.45% +7.41% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Lincolnshire

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Lincolnshire

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Lincolnshire

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Lincolnshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
Lincoln +3 19 - - 2
Spalding 0 3 £306 - 2
Immingham - 2 £200 -
Grimsby - 1 - -
Windows
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 23 (51.11%) C#
1 23 (51.11%) .NET
2 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) E-Commerce
3 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
4 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.67%) DCOM
4 12 (26.67%) VB
4 12 (26.67%) UML
4 12 (26.67%) OO
4 12 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 12 (26.67%) WPF
4 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 12 (26.67%) User Experience
4 12 (26.67%) SOLID
5 11 (24.44%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (24.44%) TDD
5 11 (24.44%) Pair Programming
6 10 (22.22%) Military
6 10 (22.22%) ArcGIS
6 10 (22.22%) COM
6 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 10 (22.22%) NServiceBus
6 10 (22.22%) Avionics
6 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 10 (22.22%) Link 16
6 10 (22.22%) MIL-STD-1553
7 9 (20.00%) Node.js

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 10 (22.22%) ArcGIS
1 10 (22.22%) NServiceBus
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Link 16
2 6 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (4.44%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) LAN
3 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) DHCP
4 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (22.22%) Avionics
1 10 (22.22%) Military
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
3 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Node.js Developer
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Agile .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Agile C# Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Agile Developer
5 6 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Mobile Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Digital Developer
6 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support
7 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) .NET
2 12 (26.67%) DCOM
2 12 (26.67%) WPF
3 11 (24.44%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (22.22%) COM
5 9 (20.00%) CSS
5 9 (20.00%) Node.js
6 8 (17.78%) HTML
7 5 (11.11%) CSS3
7 5 (11.11%) HTML5
8 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) User Experience
2 4 (8.89%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.44%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.44%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows 10
2 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.11%) Android
3 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.67%) Linux
5 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) E-Commerce
2 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) OO
2 12 (26.67%) Software Testing
2 12 (26.67%) SOLID
2 12 (26.67%) UML
3 11 (24.44%) Pair Programming
3 11 (24.44%) TDD
4 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 10 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 9 (20.00%) Scrum
6 7 (15.56%) Time Management
7 6 (13.33%) Migration
8 5 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) Break/Fix
9 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.22%) Application Virtualisation
10 1 (2.22%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 1 (2.22%) DevOps
10 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) C#
2 12 (26.67%) VB
3 8 (17.78%) C
4 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (17.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (17.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) MIL-STD-1553
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) Docker
3 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) VMware
3 3 (6.67%) NetApp
4 2 (4.44%) Apple
4 2 (4.44%) arcserve
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
4 2 (4.44%) Intel
5 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) Veeam
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