The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 19 17 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10  
Contract jobs citing Windows 29 40 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 7.29% 7.16% 13.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.88% 36.04% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 14
Median daily rate £340 £275 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.63% -5.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £180 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £413 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 15
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.21% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.45% +6.89%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 57 111 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 14.32% 19.86% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 47
Median daily rate £345 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.45% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 16
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% -6.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing Windows as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +5 28 £340 +27.10% 17
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 27 (49.09%) Active Directory
2 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (32.73%) VMware
4 17 (30.91%) ITIL
4 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (25.45%) Firewall
6 13 (23.64%) Unix
7 12 (21.82%) Java
7 12 (21.82%) SCCM
7 12 (21.82%) Windows Server
8 11 (20.00%) SQL
8 11 (20.00%) J2EE
8 11 (20.00%) Oracle
8 11 (20.00%) Linux
9 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 10 (18.18%) MS Office
9 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (16.36%) Android
11 8 (14.55%) Cisco
11 8 (14.55%) IIS
11 8 (14.55%) Sun
11 8 (14.55%) .NET
11 8 (14.55%) Migration
11 8 (14.55%) Windows 10
12 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
12 7 (12.73%) Project Management
12 7 (12.73%) MS Excel

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 8 (14.55%) IIS
2 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.91%) iPlanet
3 6 (10.91%) WebLogic
4 5 (9.09%) JBoss
5 3 (5.45%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.64%) nginx
6 2 (3.64%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.82%) Apache
7 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Office
2 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) Firewall
2 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.91%) BIG-IP
4 4 (7.27%) SAN
5 3 (5.45%) LDAP
5 3 (5.45%) WAN
5 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.64%) DNS
6 2 (3.64%) FTP
6 2 (3.64%) LAN
6 2 (3.64%) NAS
6 2 (3.64%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.64%) SSH
6 2 (3.64%) Wireless
7 1 (1.82%) ADSL
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.82%) Skype
7 1 (1.82%) VLAN
7 1 (1.82%) VoIP
7 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.64%) DB2
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) MS Access
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) TeamCity
2 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.09%) JIRA
3 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.45%) NUnit
4 3 (5.45%) Selenium
4 3 (5.45%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.82%) GitLab
6 1 (1.82%) Hudson
6 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.82%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
6 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.82%) Xcode
6 1 (1.82%) YouTrack
General
1 2 (3.64%) Publishing
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Local Government
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (12.73%) Architect
2 5 (9.09%) Analyst
2 5 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (9.09%) Developer
3 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
3 4 (7.27%) Technical Architect
4 3 (5.45%) Administrator
4 3 (5.45%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (3.64%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (3.64%) IT Support
5 2 (3.64%) Scrum Master
5 2 (3.64%) Server Administrator
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) J2EE
2 8 (14.55%) .NET
3 5 (9.09%) JSP
4 3 (5.45%) WCF
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (3.64%) Velocity
5 2 (3.64%) Web Services
6 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.82%) Cocoa
6 1 (1.82%) CSS
6 1 (1.82%) CSS3
6 1 (1.82%) HTML
6 1 (1.82%) HTML5
6 1 (1.82%) jQuery
6 1 (1.82%) LAMP
6 1 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.45%) HP Storage
3 3 (5.45%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.64%) iPad
4 2 (3.64%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.82%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (23.64%) Unix
3 12 (21.82%) Windows Server
4 11 (20.00%) Linux
5 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 9 (16.36%) Android
7 8 (14.55%) Windows 10
8 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (10.91%) AIX
9 6 (10.91%) Apple iOS
9 6 (10.91%) Solaris
9 6 (10.91%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
11 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.82%) CentOS
12 1 (1.82%) Gentoo
12 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.82%) SUSE
12 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) Migration
3 7 (12.73%) Project Management
4 6 (10.91%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (10.91%) Six Sigma
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.09%) Coaching
5 5 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 5 (9.09%) Scrum
5 5 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.27%) DevOps
6 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.27%) IT Strategy
6 4 (7.27%) QMS
6 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.45%) Regression Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Security Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Time Management
8 2 (3.64%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) Java
2 11 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (5.45%) C#
4 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.82%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.82%) PHP
5 1 (1.82%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) Ruby
5 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) MCP
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.45%) MCSE
4 2 (3.64%) CCNA
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.64%) MCSA
5 1 (1.82%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
2 5 (9.09%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.82%) SDET
System Software
1 27 (49.09%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.82%) Docker
4 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) SCCM
2 6 (10.91%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (10.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (7.27%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.45%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (3.64%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (3.64%) OpenView
5 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.64%) Puppet
6 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.82%) Ansible
6 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.82%) Mesos
6 1 (1.82%) Rancher
6 1 (1.82%) rkt
6 1 (1.82%) Salt
6 1 (1.82%) SCOM
6 1 (1.82%) Terraform
6 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.73%) VMware
3 11 (20.00%) Oracle
4 8 (14.55%) Cisco
4 8 (14.55%) Sun
5 7 (12.73%) NetApp
5 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
6 6 (10.91%) BEA
6 6 (10.91%) EMC
6 6 (10.91%) F5
7 5 (9.09%) HP
8 4 (7.27%) 3PAR
8 4 (7.27%) Symantec
9 3 (5.45%) Xamarin
10 2 (3.64%) BMC
10 2 (3.64%) Citrix
10 2 (3.64%) Cognos
10 2 (3.64%) Opsware
10 2 (3.64%) Qualys
10 2 (3.64%) Veritas
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