Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 16 November 2018 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 8 32
Rank change year-on-year -2 +24 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows 85 103 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 13.06% 12.09% 5.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.05% 55.08% 36.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 87 26
Nottingham median daily rate £340 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -15.66% +37.76%
10th Percentile £113 £160 £281
90th Percentile £464 £560 £625
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £340 £350 £415
% change year-on-year -2.86% -15.66% +37.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 12
Nottingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +12.24%
10th Percentile £12.13 £11.15 £10.01
90th Percentile £27.50 £21.00 £20.69
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.35 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +2.46% -3.45% +11.54%

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 Nottingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 149 187 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 22.89% 21.95% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 128 85
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +23.19%
10th Percentile £134 £206 £313
90th Percentile £550 £560 £565
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 12
Nottingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +12.24%
10th Percentile £12.13 £11.20 £10.01
90th Percentile £27.50 £27.25 £20.69
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.35 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -1.07% - +11.54%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Nottingham

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Nottingham

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Nottingham over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Nottingham

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Nottingham

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Nottingham over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 35 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 33 (38.82%) Active Directory
3 27 (31.76%) Windows Server
4 22 (25.88%) VMware
5 21 (24.71%) Windows 7
6 20 (23.53%) Office 365
6 20 (23.53%) Windows 10
7 19 (22.35%) Migration
8 16 (18.82%) Cisco
9 15 (17.65%) Hyper-V
9 15 (17.65%) SCCM
9 15 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 14 (16.47%) SQL
11 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (14.12%) .NET
11 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
11 12 (14.12%) Linux
11 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (14.12%) Customer Requirements
12 11 (12.94%) PowerShell
12 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (12.94%) HTML
12 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
12 11 (12.94%) Finance
12 11 (12.94%) Firewall
13 10 (11.76%) C#
13 10 (11.76%) Web Services
13 10 (11.76%) Citrix
13 10 (11.76%) vSphere
14 9 (10.59%) Test Automation

Windows
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 9 (10.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.53%) Confluence
5 2 (2.35%) JBoss
5 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.18%) IIS
6 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.53%) Office 365
2 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) Firewall
2 7 (8.24%) SAN
3 6 (7.06%) WAN
4 4 (4.71%) NetScaler
4 4 (4.71%) VPN
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (3.53%) LAN
5 3 (3.53%) Skype
5 3 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.35%) DNS
6 2 (2.35%) Internet
6 2 (2.35%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.35%) VLAN
6 2 (2.35%) VoIP
7 1 (1.18%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) SQLite
3 3 (3.53%) MySQL
4 2 (2.35%) DB2
4 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.18%) MS Access
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.18%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
1 6 (7.06%) Subversion
2 5 (5.88%) Maven
3 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.71%) JIRA
4 2 (2.35%) JUnit
4 2 (2.35%) NUnit
4 2 (2.35%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.35%) Selenium
4 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.18%) FishEye
5 1 (1.18%) GDB
5 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Marketing
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (16.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (14.12%) Analyst
2 12 (14.12%) Developer
3 6 (7.06%) .NET Developer
3 6 (7.06%) Service Analyst
3 6 (7.06%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (4.71%) Administrator
5 4 (4.71%) Cordova Developer
5 4 (4.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (4.71%) Server Support
5 4 (4.71%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (4.71%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Applications Developer
6 3 (3.53%) Network Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) .NET
2 11 (12.94%) HTML
3 10 (11.76%) Web Services
4 6 (7.06%) .NET Framework
5 5 (5.88%) XML
6 4 (4.71%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.71%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.71%) Backbone.js
6 4 (4.71%) HTML5
6 4 (4.71%) Ionic Framework
6 4 (4.71%) jQuery
6 4 (4.71%) JSON
6 4 (4.71%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (4.71%) LDAP
6 4 (4.71%) PhoneGap
6 4 (4.71%) Sencha Touch
6 4 (4.71%) Underscore.js
7 2 (2.35%) CSS
7 2 (2.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) Clustering
2 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.53%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.53%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.35%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.76%) Windows Server
2 21 (24.71%) Windows 7
3 20 (23.53%) Windows 10
4 12 (14.12%) Linux
4 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.06%) Android
6 6 (7.06%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.71%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (3.53%) Unix
9 2 (2.35%) Solaris
10 1 (1.18%) CentOS
10 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) Migration
2 15 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.12%) Customer Requirements
4 9 (10.59%) ITIL
4 9 (10.59%) Test Automation
5 8 (9.41%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (9.41%) Waterfall
6 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.88%) DevOps
7 5 (5.88%) Server Building
8 4 (4.71%) Android Development
8 4 (4.71%) Break/Fix
8 4 (4.71%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.71%) High Availability
8 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (4.71%) iOS Development
8 4 (4.71%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (4.71%) MVC
8 4 (4.71%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.47%) SQL
2 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.94%) PowerShell
4 10 (11.76%) C#
5 5 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (1.18%) C++
6 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
1 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) Degree
3 4 (4.71%) MCITP
3 4 (4.71%) MCSE
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.53%) CCNP
4 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.18%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.18%) MCTS
5 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.71%) SLA
1 4 (4.71%) TickIT
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 33 (38.82%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.76%) vSphere
4 9 (10.59%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (3.53%) Docker
8 1 (1.18%) XenApp
8 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) SCCM
2 7 (8.24%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.71%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.53%) AirWatch
4 3 (3.53%) Ansible
4 3 (3.53%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (3.53%) Puppet
5 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.35%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (2.35%) SCOM
5 2 (2.35%) vCenter Server
5 2 (2.35%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 22 (25.88%) VMware
3 16 (18.82%) Cisco
4 10 (11.76%) Citrix
5 6 (7.06%) HP
5 6 (7.06%) Oracle
6 4 (4.71%) Sencha
6 4 (4.71%) Veeam
6 4 (4.71%) Xamarin
7 3 (3.53%) Apple
7 3 (3.53%) CommVault
7 3 (3.53%) Fortinet
7 3 (3.53%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.35%) Computacenter
8 2 (2.35%) Dell
8 2 (2.35%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.35%) McAfee
8 2 (2.35%) Mitel
8 2 (2.35%) Red Box
8 2 (2.35%) Splunk