Period
to 19 December 2018

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 6 months to 19 December 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 5 32
Rank change year-on-year -5 +27 -15
Contract jobs citing Windows 99 123 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 13.58% 12.31% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.93% 59.71% 35.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 97 22
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £335 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.94% -0.69% +26.09%
10th Percentile £114 £143 £235
90th Percentile £468 £560 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £295 £288
% change year-on-year +10.17% +2.61% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 14
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £12.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.69% -2.79%
10th Percentile £12.30 £12.03 £10.00
90th Percentile £27.50 £19.65 £20.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +15.38% +4.00%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 168 206 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 23.05% 20.62% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 140 79
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +40.50%
10th Percentile £135 £195 £313
90th Percentile £550 £560 £503
East Midlands median daily rate £355 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +9.23% -7.14% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 14
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £12.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.69% -2.79%
10th Percentile £12.30 £12.06 £10.00
90th Percentile £27.50 £24.00 £20.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +1.67% +11.11% +6.93%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -5 87 £335 -6.94% 42
Mansfield -2 3 £400 +310.26% 4
Windows
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 34 (34.34%) Active Directory
3 27 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 23 (23.23%) Windows Server
5 22 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 22 (22.22%) Office 365
6 21 (21.21%) VMware
7 20 (20.20%) SQL
8 18 (18.18%) Linux
8 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (16.16%) Migration
10 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
10 15 (15.15%) HTML
10 15 (15.15%) .NET
10 15 (15.15%) SCCM
10 15 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
11 14 (14.14%) Cisco
12 13 (13.13%) C#
12 13 (13.13%) Web Services
13 12 (12.12%) SQL Server
13 12 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 11 (11.11%) Technical Debt
14 11 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
14 11 (11.11%) Finance
14 11 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (11.11%) Hyper-V
14 11 (11.11%) Test Automation
14 11 (11.11%) Waterfall

Windows
Co-occurring 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 6 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.05%) JBoss
2 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.05%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.03%) Confluence
5 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.02%) MicroStation
2 2 (2.02%) PTC Creo
2 2 (2.02%) Siemens NX
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.22%) Office 365
2 10 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.10%) Firewall
2 5 (5.05%) WAN
3 4 (4.04%) SAN
3 4 (4.04%) VPN
4 3 (3.03%) DNS
4 3 (3.03%) LAN
4 3 (3.03%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.03%) Skype
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.02%) Internet
5 2 (2.02%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.02%) VLAN
5 2 (2.02%) VoIP
5 2 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.01%) DHCP
6 1 (1.01%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) DB2
3 4 (4.04%) SQLite
4 3 (3.03%) MySQL
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.01%) MS Access
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.01%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Subversion
2 8 (8.08%) Maven
3 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.05%) JUnit
5 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.03%) JIRA
5 3 (3.03%) NUnit
5 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.01%) GDB
7 1 (1.01%) Selenium
7 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Retail
3 4 (4.04%) Marketing
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.18%) Developer
2 14 (14.14%) Analyst
3 11 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) .NET Developer
5 6 (6.06%) Lead Developer
5 6 (6.06%) Service Analyst
5 6 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (5.05%) Field Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.05%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (5.05%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.05%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Windows Deployment Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Cordova Developer
7 4 (4.04%) Office 365 Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.04%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) .NET
1 15 (15.15%) HTML
2 13 (13.13%) Web Services
3 6 (6.06%) .NET Framework
3 6 (6.06%) XML
4 5 (5.05%) CSS
4 5 (5.05%) Hibernate
4 5 (5.05%) JSP
4 5 (5.05%) Spring
4 5 (5.05%) Struts
4 5 (5.05%) XSD
4 5 (5.05%) XSLT
5 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.04%) Backbone.js
5 4 (4.04%) jQuery
5 4 (4.04%) JSON
5 4 (4.04%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (4.04%) LDAP
5 4 (4.04%) PhoneGap
5 4 (4.04%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.04%) Credit Risk
3 4 (4.04%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.03%) Clustering
5 2 (2.02%) EPoS
5 2 (2.02%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.01%) iPad
6 1 (1.01%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.27%) Windows 10
2 23 (23.23%) Windows Server
3 22 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 18 (18.18%) Linux
5 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.06%) Android
7 6 (6.06%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.04%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (3.03%) Unix
10 2 (2.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.16%) Migration
3 15 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
4 12 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (11.11%) Technical Debt
5 11 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 11 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 11 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 8 (8.08%) Configuration Management
6 8 (8.08%) ITIL
7 7 (7.07%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (5.05%) Break/Fix
8 5 (5.05%) DevOps
8 5 (5.05%) ETL
8 5 (5.05%) SDLC
8 5 (5.05%) Server Building
9 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (4.04%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (4.04%) MVC
9 4 (4.04%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.20%) SQL
2 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 13 (13.13%) C#
4 10 (10.10%) PowerShell
5 8 (8.08%) Java
6 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.01%) C++
7 1 (1.01%) Python
7 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Degree
2 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
2 8 (8.08%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.04%) MCITP
3 4 (4.04%) MCSE
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.02%) CCNP
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.01%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.01%) MCTS
5 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.01%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.04%) TickIT
2 3 (3.03%) SLA
3 1 (1.01%) PMO
System Software
1 34 (34.34%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 11 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.07%) vSphere
4 5 (5.05%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.04%) Docker
6 1 (1.01%) XenApp
6 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (15.15%) SCCM
2 11 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.04%) Ansible
3 4 (4.04%) Puppet
4 3 (3.03%) AirWatch
4 3 (3.03%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.02%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.02%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (2.02%) SCOM
5 2 (2.02%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.01%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 21 (21.21%) VMware
3 14 (14.14%) Cisco
4 10 (10.10%) Citrix
5 8 (8.08%) Oracle
6 4 (4.04%) Apple
6 4 (4.04%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.04%) HP
6 4 (4.04%) Sencha
6 4 (4.04%) Xamarin
7 3 (3.03%) CommVault
8 2 (2.02%) Computacenter
8 2 (2.02%) Dell
8 2 (2.02%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.02%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.02%) McAfee
8 2 (2.02%) Mitel
8 2 (2.02%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.02%) SAP
8 2 (2.02%) Veeam