Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 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
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 9 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 108 114 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 18.69% 12.00% 8.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.06% 49.35% 52.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 69 50
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £378 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.63% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £114 £169 £208
90th Percentile £513 £525 £526
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £345 £300
% change year-on-year -5.80% +15.00% -10.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 6
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.75 £10.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +32.53% -25.89%
10th Percentile £10.58 £11.12 £10.00
90th Percentile £19.20 £16.70 £12.06
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.83 £15.86 £14.35
% change year-on-year -6.53% +10.52% -1.03%

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 166 231 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 28.72% 24.32% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 131 75
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £126 £213 £210
90th Percentile £519 £525 £533
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38% -10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 7
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +50.00% -31.03%
10th Percentile £10.58 £11.15 £9.80
90th Percentile £18.50 £45.38 £11.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.37 £17.50 £14.20
% change year-on-year -12.17% +23.24% -0.35%

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 22 May 2019.

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
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 22 May 2019. 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 +6 91 £363 -9.38% 15
Mansfield +1 10 £400 - 1
Windows
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 43 (39.81%) Microsoft
2 37 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (31.48%) Windows 10
4 30 (27.78%) .NET
5 29 (26.85%) Linux
6 27 (25.00%) SQL
7 26 (24.07%) Windows Server
8 25 (23.15%) Active Directory
9 24 (22.22%) Degree
9 24 (22.22%) Windows 7
10 23 (21.30%) Customer Requirements
11 22 (20.37%) C#
11 22 (20.37%) SQL Server
12 20 (18.52%) Web Services
12 20 (18.52%) Finance
13 19 (17.59%) HTML
13 19 (17.59%) JavaScript
13 19 (17.59%) Waterfall
13 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (17.59%) Technical Debt
13 19 (17.59%) Translating Business Requirements
14 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (15.74%) JBoss
15 16 (14.81%) SCCM
15 16 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
16 15 (13.89%) Java
17 14 (12.96%) JUnit
17 14 (12.96%) Tomcat
17 14 (12.96%) Maven

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 17 (15.74%) JBoss
2 14 (12.96%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.56%) IIS
4 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.93%) Apache
6 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.93%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.85%) MicroStation
2 2 (1.85%) PTC Creo
2 2 (1.85%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (12.04%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (11.11%) Office 365
4 4 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.93%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) Firewall
2 4 (3.70%) Internet
2 4 (3.70%) VPN
3 2 (1.85%) DNS
3 2 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.85%) Skype
4 1 (0.93%) DHCP
4 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.93%) SSL
4 1 (0.93%) WAN
4 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.04%) DB2
3 12 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.63%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (3.70%) MySQL
6 3 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 7
8 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.96%) JUnit
1 14 (12.96%) Maven
2 12 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.56%) NUnit
4 6 (5.56%) Subversion
5 5 (4.63%) Bitbucket
5 5 (4.63%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.78%) Gradle
8 1 (0.93%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.93%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.93%) JIRA
8 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.93%) Selenium
8 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (18.52%) Finance
2 11 (10.19%) Retail
3 4 (3.70%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (30.56%) Developer
2 19 (17.59%) Lead Developer
3 14 (12.96%) Analyst
4 13 (12.04%) Java Developer
4 13 (12.04%) Lead Java Developer
5 11 (10.19%) Support Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) .NET Developer
6 10 (9.26%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.41%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Field Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Deskside Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Desktop Support
9 6 (5.56%) Field Support Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) IT Support
9 6 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) IT Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Lead .NET Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.78%) .NET
2 20 (18.52%) Web Services
3 19 (17.59%) HTML
4 15 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (12.04%) CSS
5 13 (12.04%) Hibernate
5 13 (12.04%) JSP
5 13 (12.04%) Spring
5 13 (12.04%) Struts
5 13 (12.04%) XSD
5 13 (12.04%) XSLT
6 12 (11.11%) WCF
6 12 (11.11%) WinForms
6 12 (11.11%) WPF
7 7 (6.48%) XML
8 6 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 5 (4.63%) Java RMI
10 4 (3.70%) J2EE
10 4 (3.70%) OAuth
10 4 (3.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.41%) EPoS
2 8 (7.41%) Robotics
3 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.70%) NHS
4 4 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.70%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.85%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) Clustering
7 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.93%) PDA
7 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (31.48%) Windows 10
2 29 (26.85%) Linux
3 26 (24.07%) Windows Server
4 24 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.85%) Unix
8 1 (0.93%) CentOS
8 1 (0.93%) Debian
8 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.93%) Solaris
8 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.93%) VMS
8 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.30%) Customer Requirements
3 19 (17.59%) Technical Debt
3 19 (17.59%) Translating Business Requirements
3 19 (17.59%) Waterfall
4 16 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (12.96%) Technical Leadership
6 13 (12.04%) ETL
7 12 (11.11%) DevOps
8 11 (10.19%) Test Automation
9 10 (9.26%) Computer Science
9 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (7.41%) ITIL
11 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 6 (5.56%) Microservices
12 6 (5.56%) Network Management
12 6 (5.56%) Time Management
13 5 (4.63%) Information Security
13 5 (4.63%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.00%) SQL
2 22 (20.37%) C#
3 19 (17.59%) JavaScript
4 15 (13.89%) Java
5 12 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 12 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.70%) Master's Degree
4 4 (3.70%) MCP
5 3 (2.78%) AWS Certification
5 3 (2.78%) MCSA
6 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (0.93%) CISSP
7 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.93%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) PMO
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 25 (23.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 9 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.70%) Docker
5 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.93%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (0.93%) NFS
6 1 (0.93%) Samba
6 1 (0.93%) Squid
6 1 (0.93%) Varnish
6 1 (0.93%) Xen
6 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (14.81%) SCCM
2 6 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.63%) Kubernetes
4 4 (3.70%) Ansible
4 4 (3.70%) Terraform
5 3 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (2.78%) SCOM
6 2 (1.85%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.93%) Cacti
7 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.93%) Nagios
7 1 (0.93%) Puppet
7 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.93%) WMI
Vendors
1 43 (39.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.04%) Oracle
2 13 (12.04%) VMware
3 8 (7.41%) Cisco
4 6 (5.56%) Citrix
5 4 (3.70%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.70%) ForgeRock
5 4 (3.70%) Veracode
6 2 (1.85%) McAfee
6 2 (1.85%) WSO2
7 1 (0.93%) Apple
7 1 (0.93%) Dell
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.93%) Splunk