Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 7 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows 91 105 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 12.75% 11.69% 7.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.96% 51.47% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 82 37
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £350 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -19.44% +50.00%
10th Percentile £114 £186 £254
90th Percentile £494 £560 £663
East Midlands median daily rate £320 £300 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +19.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 15
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £12.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -12.07% +16.00%
10th Percentile £11.61 £10.53 £10.05
90th Percentile £30.50 £17.08 £20.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.35 £13.50
% change year-on-year +21.95% +6.30% +12.50%

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 157 204 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 21.99% 22.72% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 135 101
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £165 £263 £298
90th Percentile £550 £560 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £388
% change year-on-year +7.69% -16.13% +16.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 15
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -12.07% +11.54%
10th Percentile £11.84 £9.95 £10.05
90th Percentile £39.75 £22.75 £20.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.35 £13.50
% change year-on-year +21.95% +6.30% +8.00%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -1 77 £365 +0.69% 38
Worksop - 2 - -
Mansfield - 2 £400 - 1
Windows
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 33 (36.26%) Windows Server
2 31 (34.07%) Microsoft
2 31 (34.07%) Active Directory
3 27 (29.67%) Office 365
3 27 (29.67%) Windows 10
4 19 (20.88%) Windows 7
4 19 (20.88%) SCCM
4 19 (20.88%) VMware
5 16 (17.58%) Migration
6 15 (16.48%) Cisco
6 15 (16.48%) SQL
7 14 (15.38%) Linux
7 14 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (14.29%) Firewall
8 13 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
9 12 (13.19%) Oracle
10 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
10 11 (12.09%) HTML
10 11 (12.09%) Citrix
10 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
10 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (9.89%) Test Automation
11 9 (9.89%) SAN
11 9 (9.89%) .NET
11 9 (9.89%) Unix
11 9 (9.89%) MS Exchange
11 9 (9.89%) Customer Requirements

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 9 (9.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.49%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.30%) Confluence
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.10%) IIS
5 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.67%) Office 365
2 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.29%) Firewall
2 9 (9.89%) SAN
3 6 (6.59%) WAN
4 5 (5.49%) VPN
5 4 (4.40%) Internet
5 4 (4.40%) NetScaler
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (3.30%) DNS
6 3 (3.30%) LAN
6 3 (3.30%) Skype
6 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.20%) FTP
7 2 (2.20%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.20%) VLAN
7 2 (2.20%) VoIP
7 2 (2.20%) Wireless
8 1 (1.10%) DHCP
8 1 (1.10%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (5.49%) QlikView
2 5 (5.49%) SQLPlus
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.40%) Qlik Sense
3 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.30%) MySQL
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.30%) SQLite
5 2 (2.20%) Essbase
5 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.10%) MS Access
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
1 6 (6.59%) Subversion
2 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.40%) JIRA
3 3 (3.30%) Maven
4 2 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.20%) Selenium
4 2 (2.20%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.10%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.10%) FishEye
5 1 (1.10%) GDB
5 1 (1.10%) NUnit
5 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Retail
3 3 (3.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (15.38%) Analyst
2 12 (13.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (8.79%) Deployment Engineer
3 8 (8.79%) Developer
4 7 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 7 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (5.49%) .NET Developer
5 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 5 (5.49%) Office 365 Engineer
5 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
5 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (4.40%) Consultant
6 4 (4.40%) Desktop Support
6 4 (4.40%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (4.40%) Windows Deployment Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) HTML
2 9 (9.89%) .NET
3 8 (8.79%) Web Services
3 8 (8.79%) XML
4 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.40%) CSS
5 4 (4.40%) LDAP
6 3 (3.30%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.30%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.30%) Backbone.js
6 3 (3.30%) HTML5
6 3 (3.30%) Ionic Framework
6 3 (3.30%) jQuery
6 3 (3.30%) JSON
6 3 (3.30%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (3.30%) PhoneGap
6 3 (3.30%) Sencha Touch
6 3 (3.30%) Underscore.js
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Clustering
2 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.30%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.30%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.10%) iPad
4 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (36.26%) Windows Server
2 27 (29.67%) Windows 10
3 19 (20.88%) Windows 7
4 14 (15.38%) Linux
5 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (9.89%) Unix
8 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.40%) Android
11 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.30%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (2.20%) Solaris
12 2 (2.20%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.10%) CentOS
13 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.58%) Migration
2 13 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.89%) Customer Requirements
4 9 (9.89%) Test Automation
5 8 (8.79%) Configuration Management
5 8 (8.79%) ITIL
6 7 (7.69%) DevOps
7 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.49%) Server Building
7 5 (5.49%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (5.49%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (4.40%) Prototyping
8 4 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.30%) Android Development
9 3 (3.30%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (3.30%) Decision-Making
9 3 (3.30%) iOS Development
9 3 (3.30%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.48%) SQL
2 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.79%) C#
5 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.30%) Java
7 2 (2.20%) Python
8 1 (1.10%) C++
8 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.49%) Degree
3 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.40%) MCITP
3 4 (4.40%) MCSE
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.30%) CCNP
5 1 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.10%) CCNA
5 1 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.10%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.10%) MCTS
5 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
1 3 (3.30%) TickIT
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 31 (34.07%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.79%) vSphere
4 7 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.49%) Docker
5 5 (5.49%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.10%) XenApp
6 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (20.88%) SCCM
2 9 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.59%) Ansible
4 5 (5.49%) Puppet
5 4 (4.40%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.30%) AirWatch
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.20%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.20%) SCOM
7 2 (2.20%) Terraform
7 2 (2.20%) vCenter Server
7 2 (2.20%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.10%) Control-M
8 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.10%) Nessus
8 1 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (34.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.88%) VMware
3 15 (16.48%) Cisco
4 12 (13.19%) Oracle
5 11 (12.09%) Citrix
6 4 (4.40%) HP
6 4 (4.40%) Veeam
7 3 (3.30%) Apple
7 3 (3.30%) Fortinet
7 3 (3.30%) McAfee
7 3 (3.30%) Riverbed
7 3 (3.30%) Sencha
7 3 (3.30%) Xamarin
8 2 (2.20%) CommVault
8 2 (2.20%) Computacenter
8 2 (2.20%) Dell
8 2 (2.20%) Hyperion
8 2 (2.20%) Mitel
8 2 (2.20%) SAP
8 2 (2.20%) Splunk