Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 10 22
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 89 83 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 12.31% 11.02% 6.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.29% 47.16% 39.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 69 38
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £340 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -28.42% +58.33%
10th Percentile £151 £155 £226
90th Percentile £500 £500 £663
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £340 £438
% change year-on-year +17.65% -22.29% +45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Nottingham median hourly rate £12.30 £11.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.68% -18.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £10.46 £10.00 £12.40
90th Percentile £14.46 £15.63 £17.85
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.30 £11.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +4.68% -21.67% +3.45%

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 167 176 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 23.10% 23.37% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 122 93
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £231 £201 £284
90th Percentile £529 £500 £625
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 10
Nottingham median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -22.03% -1.67%
10th Percentile £10.92 £9.90 £12.70
90th Percentile £47.25 £15.00 £26.13
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £15.13
% change year-on-year +30.43% -23.97% +4.31%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 36 (40.45%) Windows Server
2 27 (30.34%) PowerShell
3 26 (29.21%) Linux
4 24 (26.97%) Active Directory
5 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
6 18 (20.22%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (19.10%) Office 365
7 17 (19.10%) Docker
8 16 (17.98%) SQL
8 16 (17.98%) Firewall
9 15 (16.85%) VMware
9 15 (16.85%) Oracle
9 15 (16.85%) ITIL
9 15 (16.85%) Hyper-V
9 15 (16.85%) Git (software)
10 14 (15.73%) Bash Shell
10 14 (15.73%) SCCM
10 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
11 13 (14.61%) Migration
11 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (14.61%) DevOps
11 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (14.61%) MongoDB
11 13 (14.61%) Windows 10
12 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 12 (13.48%) CentOS
12 12 (13.48%) SAN
13 11 (12.36%) HTML
13 11 (12.36%) Unix
13 11 (12.36%) Apache

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 11 (12.36%) Apache
1 11 (12.36%) nginx
2 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.37%) IIS
3 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.37%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.25%) Confluence
4 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Demantra
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.12%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.10%) Office 365
2 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.98%) Firewall
2 12 (13.48%) SAN
3 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.49%) FTP
4 4 (4.49%) VPN
4 4 (4.49%) WAN
4 4 (4.49%) Wireshark
5 3 (3.37%) Internet
5 3 (3.37%) LAN
6 2 (2.25%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.25%) Skype
6 2 (2.25%) VLAN
6 2 (2.25%) VoIP
6 2 (2.25%) Wireless
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.12%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.12%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.12%) PBX
7 1 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) MongoDB
2 10 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (8.99%) QlikView
3 8 (8.99%) SQLPlus
4 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.62%) Qlik Sense
7 4 (4.49%) Essbase
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.25%) MySQL
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.11%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.74%) JIRA
4 4 (4.49%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (3.37%) Selenium
5 3 (3.37%) Subversion
5 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.25%) Maven
6 2 (2.25%) NUnit
6 2 (2.25%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.12%) FishEye
7 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.12%) Qt Creator
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.12%) StarTeam
7 1 (1.12%) TestDirector
7 1 (1.12%) TestPartner
7 1 (1.12%) Toad
7 1 (1.12%) Xcode
General
1 7 (7.87%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Retail
3 3 (3.37%) Games
4 2 (2.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (13.48%) Administrator
1 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (11.24%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (10.11%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (8.99%) Analyst
4 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 8 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) Developer
5 7 (7.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.62%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.49%) Azure DevOps
7 4 (4.49%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (4.49%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.36%) HTML
2 10 (11.24%) XML
3 9 (10.11%) CSS
4 8 (8.99%) .NET
5 7 (7.87%) Web Services
6 6 (6.74%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle Streams
8 3 (3.37%) LDAP
9 1 (1.12%) Ajax
9 1 (1.12%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.12%) Cocoa
9 1 (1.12%) jQuery
9 1 (1.12%) Lucene
9 1 (1.12%) MDX
9 1 (1.12%) SAML
9 1 (1.12%) Software Packaging
9 1 (1.12%) WCF
9 1 (1.12%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.99%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.49%) Clustering
4 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.25%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.25%) NHS
5 2 (2.25%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.12%) FMCG
6 1 (1.12%) iPad
6 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.12%) Replication
6 1 (1.12%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.45%) Windows Server
2 26 (29.21%) Linux
3 13 (14.61%) Windows 10
4 12 (13.48%) CentOS
5 11 (12.36%) Ubuntu
5 11 (12.36%) Unix
6 9 (10.11%) Windows 7
6 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.25%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.12%) Android
9 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.22%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (16.85%) ITIL
3 13 (14.61%) DevOps
3 13 (14.61%) Migration
4 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.36%) Open Source
6 10 (11.24%) Configuration Management
7 9 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.11%) Change Management
8 8 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.74%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (6.74%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (6.74%) Prototyping
9 6 (6.74%) Test Automation
10 5 (5.62%) Line Management
10 5 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.62%) TDD
10 5 (5.62%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (5.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.34%) PowerShell
2 16 (17.98%) SQL
3 14 (15.73%) Bash Shell
3 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.11%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.74%) C#
6 4 (4.49%) Java
7 3 (3.37%) Perl
7 3 (3.37%) Python
7 3 (3.37%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.12%) C++
8 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.12%) VB
8 1 (1.12%) VBA
8 1 (1.12%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) MCSE
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) CISA
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.25%) CISM
3 2 (2.25%) CISSP
3 2 (2.25%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.12%) CCNA
4 1 (1.12%) CCNP
4 1 (1.12%) MCITP
4 1 (1.12%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) TickIT
2 2 (2.25%) COBIT
2 2 (2.25%) GDPR
2 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.25%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (26.97%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.10%) Docker
3 15 (16.85%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.11%) LXC
4 9 (10.11%) vSphere
5 8 (8.99%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (3.37%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.12%) NFS
8 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (15.73%) SCCM
2 11 (12.36%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.87%) Kubernetes
4 6 (6.74%) Ansible
4 6 (6.74%) Puppet
5 3 (3.37%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (3.37%) Nessus
5 3 (3.37%) Rancher
6 2 (2.25%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.25%) Control-M
6 2 (2.25%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.25%) SCOM
6 2 (2.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (2.25%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.85%) Oracle
2 15 (16.85%) VMware
3 11 (12.36%) Red Hat
4 9 (10.11%) Cisco
5 6 (6.74%) Veeam
6 5 (5.62%) Citrix
6 5 (5.62%) HP
7 4 (4.49%) Hyperion
8 3 (3.37%) Apple
8 3 (3.37%) Google
8 3 (3.37%) Splunk
9 2 (2.25%) CommVault
9 2 (2.25%) Dell
9 2 (2.25%) EqualLogic
9 2 (2.25%) Mitel
9 2 (2.25%) Red Box
10 1 (1.12%) Micro Focus
10 1 (1.12%) Remedy
10 1 (1.12%) SAP