Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 32 14
Rank change year-on-year +25 -18 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows 110 52 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 12.67% 5.88% 9.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.29% 36.36% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 24 27
Nottingham median daily rate £360 £401 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.28% +33.75% -5.51%
10th Percentile £172 £276 £158
90th Percentile £560 £625 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £360 £388 £300
% change year-on-year -7.10% +29.17% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 22
Nottingham median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% +6.12% -5.77%
10th Percentile £11.20 £10.00 £9.55
90th Percentile £20.50 £20.96 £16.53
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year -1.69% +13.46% -

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 192 143 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 22.12% 16.16% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 83 80
Nottingham median daily rate £375 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.00% +4.62%
10th Percentile £219 £313 £215
90th Percentile £560 £520 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £339
% change year-on-year -11.76% +25.46% +6.27%
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
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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 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.

1 44 (40.00%) Linux
2 38 (34.55%) Active Directory
3 37 (33.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (32.73%) DevOps
5 32 (29.09%) VMware
6 28 (25.45%) Microsoft
6 28 (25.45%) Windows Server
7 24 (21.82%) Degree
8 23 (20.91%) Virtual Machines
9 22 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 21 (19.09%) Hyper-V
10 21 (19.09%) Configuration Management
10 21 (19.09%) SAN
11 19 (17.27%) Information Security
11 19 (17.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (16.36%) HIPAA
12 18 (16.36%) Risk Management
12 18 (16.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
13 17 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (15.45%) Actionable Recommendations
14 16 (14.55%) Security Cleared
14 16 (14.55%) Windows 7
14 16 (14.55%) SQL
14 16 (14.55%) Unix
14 16 (14.55%) Citrix
14 16 (14.55%) HP
15 14 (12.73%) NAS

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 (8.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (4.55%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.73%) JBoss
4 3 (2.73%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.82%) Apache
5 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.82%) IIS
5 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.91%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.91%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.91%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 37 (33.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.00%) Office 365
3 6 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.55%) PaaS
5 4 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.64%) IaaS
5 4 (3.64%) SaaS
6 2 (1.82%) GitHub
7 1 (0.91%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.09%) SAN
2 14 (12.73%) NAS
3 9 (8.18%) Firewall
4 8 (7.27%) TCP/IP
5 7 (6.36%) WAN
6 6 (5.45%) LAN
6 6 (5.45%) VLAN
7 5 (4.55%) DNS
8 4 (3.64%) DHCP
9 3 (2.73%) Internet
9 3 (2.73%) VPN
10 2 (1.82%) Converged Networks
10 2 (1.82%) Network Security
10 2 (1.82%) Skype
10 2 (1.82%) VoIP
11 1 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.91%) FCoE
11 1 (0.91%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.91%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.45%) MySQL
2 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.82%) DB2
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.91%) MS Access
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) TeamCity
2 8 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.36%) Subversion
4 6 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.64%) Burp Suite
6 3 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.73%) Selenium
7 2 (1.82%) JIRA
7 2 (1.82%) NuGet
7 2 (1.82%) NUnit
7 2 (1.82%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.82%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.82%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.91%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.91%) PeopleTools
8 1 (0.91%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.91%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (10.91%) Finance
2 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (20.91%) Architect
2 19 (17.27%) Azure Architect
3 16 (14.55%) Senior Architect
4 9 (8.18%) Administrator
5 7 (6.36%) Developer
5 7 (6.36%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Analyst
6 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Service Analyst
6 6 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.55%) Desktop Support
7 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Technician
8 4 (3.64%) Consultant
8 4 (3.64%) DBA
8 4 (3.64%) MySQL DBA
8 4 (3.64%) Storage Specialist
8 4 (3.64%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.73%) EMC Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.82%) .NET
2 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.55%) jQuery
3 4 (3.64%) .NET Core
3 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (3.64%) Middleware
4 2 (1.82%) WCF
4 2 (1.82%) Web Services
4 2 (1.82%) WinForms
5 1 (0.91%) HTML
5 1 (0.91%) J2EE
5 1 (0.91%) JSON
5 1 (0.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.82%) Life Science
3 12 (10.91%) Data Centre
4 9 (8.18%) Replication
5 8 (7.27%) HP Storage
6 7 (6.36%) EMC VMAX
6 7 (6.36%) EMC VNX
7 6 (5.45%) Clustering
8 4 (3.64%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.73%) NHS
10 2 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.82%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.82%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.82%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (40.00%) Linux
2 28 (25.45%) Windows Server
3 18 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (14.55%) Unix
5 16 (14.55%) Windows 7
6 13 (11.82%) Windows 10
7 5 (4.55%) AIX
8 4 (3.64%) Solaris
8 4 (3.64%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.73%) Android
9 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.82%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.91%) HPUX
11 1 (0.91%) SUSE
11 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.73%) DevOps
2 21 (19.09%) Configuration Management
3 19 (17.27%) Information Security
4 18 (16.36%) Risk Management
5 17 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (10.00%) ITIL
7 11 (10.00%) Migration
8 7 (6.36%) Server Virtualisation
8 7 (6.36%) Test Automation
9 6 (5.45%) Data Protection
10 5 (4.55%) Microservices
11 4 (3.64%) Asset Management
11 4 (3.64%) Build Automation
11 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (3.64%) Issue Tracking
11 4 (3.64%) Project Management
11 4 (3.64%) Scrum
11 4 (3.64%) Software Delivery
12 3 (2.73%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.55%) SQL
2 12 (10.91%) C#
2 12 (10.91%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 5 (4.55%) Python
4 2 (1.82%) C
4 2 (1.82%) Java
4 2 (1.82%) PHP
4 2 (1.82%) Ruby
4 2 (1.82%) Tcl
5 1 (0.91%) C-shell
5 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.91%) Korn
5 1 (0.91%) Perl
5 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (21.82%) Degree
2 16 (14.55%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.91%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.45%) CCNA
4 6 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.55%) MCSA
6 4 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.82%) CCNP
7 2 (1.82%) MCSE
8 1 (0.91%) MCITP
8 1 (0.91%) MCP
8 1 (0.91%) MySQL Certification
8 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.36%) HIPAA
1 18 (16.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (15.45%) Actionable Recommendations
3 4 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (34.55%) Active Directory
2 23 (20.91%) Virtual Machines
3 21 (19.09%) Hyper-V
4 19 (17.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (10.00%) vSphere
6 9 (8.18%) Docker
7 4 (3.64%) XenApp
8 2 (1.82%) Firmware
9 1 (0.91%) KVM
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.91%) Samba
9 1 (0.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (12.73%) SCCM
2 11 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.36%) EMC VPLEX
4 6 (5.45%) AirWatch
5 4 (3.64%) Galera Cluster
6 3 (2.73%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (2.73%) Puppet
6 3 (2.73%) SCOM
6 3 (2.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.82%) Ansible
7 2 (1.82%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.91%) OpenView
8 1 (0.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.91%) Packer
8 1 (0.91%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (29.09%) VMware
2 28 (25.45%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.55%) Citrix
3 16 (14.55%) HP
4 11 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 8 (7.27%) Cisco
6 7 (6.36%) EMC
6 7 (6.36%) Oracle
7 4 (3.64%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.64%) Black Duck
7 4 (3.64%) Percona
7 4 (3.64%) Qualys
7 4 (3.64%) Veracode
8 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.82%) DevExpress
9 2 (1.82%) IBM
9 2 (1.82%) Splunk
9 2 (1.82%) Sun
9 2 (1.82%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds