The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesbrough 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 30 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.

Microsoft Windows
North Yorkshire / Middlesbrough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 - 8
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesbrough 19.23% - 13.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £132
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £320
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.38 £14.85
% change year-on-year -5.72% +3.56%  

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 Middlesbrough with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Middlesbrough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesbrough 19.23% 5.56% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £150
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesbrough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Middlesbrough

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 30 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 Middlesbrough region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Veritas
5 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
5 2 (28.57%) Sun
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
6 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesbrough 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
1 1 (14.29%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) DNA
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
3 1 (14.29%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Sun
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Intel