The median contractor rate for a Windows Engineer was £430 per day in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Engineer
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 27 38 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.70% 0.48% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £430 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.57% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £304 £300 £238
% change year-on-year +1.25% +26.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £15.38
% change year-on-year -4.91% -0.81%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 174 209 232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 98.86% 99.52% 97.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 120 148
Median daily rate £375 £314 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.52% -19.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £150 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £11.50 £32.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.61% +150.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £13.81 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £41.50 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire that featured Windows Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Engineer in North Yorkshire

Windows Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Engineer in North Yorkshire

Windows Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Engineer in North Yorkshire

Windows Engineer
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Harrogate - 2 £430 -
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
Windows Engineer
Yorkshire

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Windows Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North Yorkshire region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) SCCM
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Avaya
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Verint
6 2 (22.22%) vSphere
6 2 (22.22%) Hudson
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
6 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Google

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in North 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (22.22%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (22.22%) Hudson
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Avaya
1 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Verint
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware