Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 18 19
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 103 60 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 11.98% 8.36% 6.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.69% 52.63% 37.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 45 24
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -20.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £156 £210 £180
90th Percentile £525 £522 £671
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 14
Nottingham median hourly rate £13.75 £10.38 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.53% -27.19% -8.06%
10th Percentile £11.21 £10.00 £8.95
90th Percentile £16.59 £12.06 £16.26
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.75 £10.38 £14.00
% change year-on-year +32.53% -25.89% -6.67%

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 216 114 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 25.12% 15.88% 18.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 69 71
Nottingham median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.53%
10th Percentile £215 £210 £245
90th Percentile £525 £528 £638
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 17
Nottingham median hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -31.03% -6.45%
10th Percentile £11.23 £9.80 £9.40
90th Percentile £46.13 £11.88 £48.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% -31.03% -3.33%

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 21 May 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

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 40 (38.83%) Windows Server
2 31 (30.10%) PowerShell
2 31 (30.10%) Linux
3 27 (26.21%) ITIL
3 27 (26.21%) Active Directory
4 25 (24.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
6 20 (19.42%) VMware
7 19 (18.45%) SQL
7 19 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
8 18 (17.48%) Oracle
9 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (16.50%) Docker
9 17 (16.50%) Windows 10
10 15 (14.56%) DevOps
10 15 (14.56%) CentOS
10 15 (14.56%) JavaScript
10 15 (14.56%) Firewall
10 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (13.59%) SCCM
11 14 (13.59%) Hyper-V
11 14 (13.59%) Bash Shell
12 13 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (12.62%) Windows 7
12 13 (12.62%) Unix
13 12 (11.65%) Apache
13 12 (11.65%) HTML
13 12 (11.65%) MongoDB

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 12 (11.65%) Apache
2 11 (10.68%) nginx
3 10 (9.71%) Skype for Business
4 6 (5.83%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.97%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Demantra
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.97%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.71%) Office 365
3 6 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.88%) PaaS
5 3 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) Firewall
2 9 (8.74%) SAN
2 9 (8.74%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.85%) Internet
4 4 (3.88%) FTP
4 4 (3.88%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.94%) DNS
5 2 (1.94%) Skype
6 1 (0.97%) ADSL
6 1 (0.97%) Broadband
6 1 (0.97%) DHCP
6 1 (0.97%) Intranet
6 1 (0.97%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.97%) NAS
6 1 (0.97%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.97%) PBX
6 1 (0.97%) SMS
6 1 (0.97%) VPN
6 1 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) MongoDB
2 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (8.74%) Oracle Database
5 8 (7.77%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (7.77%) QlikView
5 8 (7.77%) SQLPlus
6 6 (5.83%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (3.88%) Essbase
8 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.88%) Qlik Sense
8 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.74%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.74%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (4.85%) Subversion
4 4 (3.88%) Bitbucket
4 4 (3.88%) FishEye
4 4 (3.88%) JIRA
4 4 (3.88%) Qt Creator
4 4 (3.88%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.88%) Xcode
5 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.94%) Selenium
7 1 (0.97%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.97%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.97%) Maven
7 1 (0.97%) NUnit
7 1 (0.97%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.97%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.97%) TestPartner
7 1 (0.97%) Toad
General
1 5 (4.85%) Finance
1 5 (4.85%) Retail
2 3 (2.91%) Games
3 1 (0.97%) Back Office
3 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.97%) Marketing
3 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (13.59%) Administrator
2 11 (10.68%) Developer
3 10 (9.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (9.71%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (8.74%) Analyst
4 9 (8.74%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (7.77%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 7 (6.80%) Consultant
6 7 (6.80%) Desktop Support
6 7 (6.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Service Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse Specialist
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.65%) HTML
2 11 (10.68%) CSS
3 9 (8.74%) .NET
3 9 (8.74%) XML
4 8 (7.77%) Web Services
5 5 (4.85%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.88%) Cocoa
6 4 (3.88%) iOS SDK
6 4 (3.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (3.88%) Oracle Streams
6 4 (3.88%) Qt
7 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.94%) J2EE
8 2 (1.94%) jQuery
8 2 (1.94%) JSP
8 2 (1.94%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.94%) LDAP
8 2 (1.94%) SailPoint
8 2 (1.94%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.97%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.85%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.91%) Life Science
5 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.91%) NHS
5 3 (2.91%) Replication
6 2 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.94%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.97%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.97%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.97%) FMCG
7 1 (0.97%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.97%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.83%) Windows Server
2 31 (30.10%) Linux
3 17 (16.50%) Windows 10
3 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (14.56%) CentOS
5 13 (12.62%) Unix
5 13 (12.62%) Windows 7
6 11 (10.68%) Ubuntu
7 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.85%) Mac OS
9 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.88%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.97%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.21%) ITIL
2 19 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.56%) DevOps
4 11 (10.68%) Migration
4 11 (10.68%) Open Source
5 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (8.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (7.77%) Change Management
6 8 (7.77%) Configuration Management
6 8 (7.77%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.80%) Data Protection
8 6 (5.83%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (5.83%) Project Management
8 6 (5.83%) Prototyping
8 6 (5.83%) TDD
9 5 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.88%) ETL
10 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.10%) PowerShell
2 19 (18.45%) SQL
3 15 (14.56%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.59%) Bash Shell
5 9 (8.74%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.83%) C#
6 6 (5.83%) Java
7 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.88%) C++
8 4 (3.88%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.88%) Python
9 3 (2.91%) Perl
10 1 (0.97%) PHP
10 1 (0.97%) Scala
10 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.97%) VB
10 1 (0.97%) VBA
10 1 (0.97%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (4.85%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.88%) MCSE
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.94%) CISA
4 2 (1.94%) CISM
4 2 (1.94%) CISSP
5 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.97%) CCNA
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.97%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.97%) MCP
5 1 (0.97%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) SLA
1 4 (3.88%) TickIT
2 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.94%) COBIT
3 2 (1.94%) GDPR
3 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.97%) PMO
4 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 27 (26.21%) Active Directory
2 17 (16.50%) Docker
3 14 (13.59%) Hyper-V
4 13 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (8.74%) LXC
6 7 (6.80%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (5.83%) vSphere
8 2 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.97%) NFS
9 1 (0.97%) XenApp
9 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (13.59%) SCCM
2 7 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.83%) Kubernetes
4 4 (3.88%) Ansible
4 4 (3.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.91%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (2.91%) Nessus
5 3 (2.91%) Puppet
5 3 (2.91%) Rancher
5 3 (2.91%) SCOM
6 2 (1.94%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.94%) Control-M
6 2 (1.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.97%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.97%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.42%) VMware
3 18 (17.48%) Oracle
4 11 (10.68%) Citrix
4 11 (10.68%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.88%) Apple
5 4 (3.88%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.91%) Google
6 3 (2.91%) HP
6 3 (2.91%) Veeam
7 2 (1.94%) Aveksa
7 2 (1.94%) BeyondTrust
7 2 (1.94%) Cisco
7 2 (1.94%) CommVault
7 2 (1.94%) IBM
7 2 (1.94%) Splunk
8 1 (0.97%) EMC
8 1 (0.97%) Lotus
8 1 (0.97%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.97%) Remedy