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 22 June 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 9 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Contract jobs citing Windows 54 48 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 13.08% 9.82% 6.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.54% 55.81% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 10
Median daily rate £350 £565 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.05% +80.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £315 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £650 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year - +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.25% -1.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £21.25 £37.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.13 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.97% +4.03%  

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 109 86 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 26.39% 17.59% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 53 55
Median daily rate £375 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £635 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Median hourly rate £10.00 £14.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% -24.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £20.00 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

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 22 June 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 +1 43 £344 -42.70% 17
Windows
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 23 (28.75%) Windows Server
3 19 (23.75%) Active Directory
3 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (23.75%) PowerShell
3 19 (23.75%) DevOps
4 18 (22.50%) .NET
5 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (18.75%) VMware
7 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (16.25%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
8 13 (16.25%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (15.00%) IIS
9 12 (15.00%) Linux
9 12 (15.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (15.00%) SCCM
9 12 (15.00%) Windows 10
10 11 (13.75%) TeamCity
10 11 (13.75%) Docker
10 11 (13.75%) Migration
10 11 (13.75%) SQL
10 11 (13.75%) TCP/IP
11 10 (12.50%) Oracle
11 10 (12.50%) Kubernetes
11 10 (12.50%) Git (software)
11 10 (12.50%) Data Centre
12 9 (11.25%) Terraform
12 9 (11.25%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008

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 12 (15.00%) IIS
2 6 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.25%) JBoss
4 4 (5.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.75%) MQSeries
5 3 (3.75%) nginx
6 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.25%) Apache
7 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.25%) Confluence
7 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.25%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.25%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.25%) Office 365
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.50%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.25%) IaaS
4 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.75%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.00%) Firewall
3 7 (8.75%) SAN
4 3 (3.75%) DHCP
4 3 (3.75%) DNS
4 3 (3.75%) LAN
5 2 (2.50%) NAS
5 2 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.50%) Skype
5 2 (2.50%) WAN
5 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.50%) Wireless
6 1 (1.25%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.25%) FTP
6 1 (1.25%) LDAP
6 1 (1.25%) SSH
6 1 (1.25%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) MySQL
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.50%) MS Access
4 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.25%) DB2
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (13.75%) TeamCity
3 10 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 9 (11.25%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.50%) JIRA
6 5 (6.25%) Subversion
7 3 (3.75%) NUnit
7 3 (3.75%) Selenium
7 3 (3.75%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.50%) Burp Suite
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.25%) NuGet
9 1 (1.25%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.25%) YouTrack
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Back Office
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (15.00%) Developer
1 12 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (8.75%) Administrator
2 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (8.75%) Senior DevOps
2 7 (8.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 6 (7.50%) Architect
3 6 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (6.25%) DBA
4 5 (6.25%) Digital Developer
4 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (5.00%) Analyst
5 4 (5.00%) MySQL DBA
5 4 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 3 (3.75%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) .NET
2 6 (7.50%) J2EE
3 5 (6.25%) CSS
3 5 (6.25%) CSS3
3 5 (6.25%) HTML
3 5 (6.25%) HTML5
3 5 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (6.25%) WCF
4 4 (5.00%) Node.js
5 3 (3.75%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (3.75%) WinForms
6 2 (2.50%) .NET Core
6 2 (2.50%) ADO.NET
6 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (2.50%) Entity Framework
6 2 (2.50%) Middleware
6 2 (2.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.50%) Clustering
4 3 (3.75%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.50%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.25%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.25%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.25%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.75%) Windows Server
2 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (15.00%) Linux
3 12 (15.00%) Windows 10
4 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (10.00%) Android
5 8 (10.00%) Unix
6 7 (8.75%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.75%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 5 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (5.00%) Solaris
8 4 (5.00%) VMS
9 3 (3.75%) AIX
9 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.75%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (23.75%) DevOps
2 11 (13.75%) Migration
3 9 (11.25%) Scrum
4 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
4 7 (8.75%) ITIL
4 7 (8.75%) Microservices
5 6 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (6.25%) Coaching
6 5 (6.25%) MVC
6 5 (6.25%) Pair Programming
6 5 (6.25%) TDD
7 4 (5.00%) Change Management
7 4 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.00%) Time Management
8 3 (3.75%) Build Automation
8 3 (3.75%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.75%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.75%) PowerShell
2 11 (13.75%) SQL
3 8 (10.00%) C#
4 6 (7.50%) Java
5 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.50%) C
5 2 (2.50%) F#
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
5 2 (2.50%) Tcl
6 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.25%) MCITP
3 1 (1.25%) MCSE
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (23.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.75%) Docker
3 8 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (16.25%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (15.00%) SCCM
3 10 (12.50%) Kubernetes
4 9 (11.25%) Terraform
5 4 (5.00%) Consul
5 4 (5.00%) Galera Cluster
6 3 (3.75%) WSUS
7 2 (2.50%) Puppet
7 2 (2.50%) SCOM
8 1 (1.25%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.25%) OpenView
8 1 (1.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.25%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.75%) VMware
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle
4 5 (6.25%) HP
4 5 (6.25%) NetApp
5 4 (5.00%) Citrix
5 4 (5.00%) Percona
5 4 (5.00%) Sun
6 3 (3.75%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.75%) F5
6 3 (3.75%) Qualys
6 3 (3.75%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.75%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.50%) Black Duck
7 2 (2.50%) Cisco
7 2 (2.50%) EMC
7 2 (2.50%) IBM
7 2 (2.50%) Polycom
7 2 (2.50%) Veracode
8 1 (1.25%) Dell
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