Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 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 8
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 80 69
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 -16
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.47% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.07% 0.70% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Nottingham median daily rate £170 - £160
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £170 - £160
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £25.00 - -

Windows 8 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 Nottingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 193 142 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 22.44% 16.23% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 83 83
Nottingham median daily rate £375 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.00% +4.62%
10th Percentile £219 £313 £217
90th Percentile £560 £520 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £340
% change year-on-year -11.76% +25.00% +7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 22
Nottingham median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +6.12% -5.77%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £9.55
90th Percentile £25.00 £20.96 £16.53
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year +1.69% +13.46% -

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottingham.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Nottingham

Windows 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 8 in Nottingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 8 in Nottingham

Windows 8
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Nottingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 8 in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) Firmware
3 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds