Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 23 November 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 48 38 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 13.08% 16.74% 25.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.27% 55.88% 89.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 13
Peterborough median daily rate £260 £110 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +136.36% -26.67% -24.24%
10th Percentile £141 £99 £111
90th Percentile £276 £353 £429
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £300 £250
% change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% +31.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 34
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.00 £9.28
90th Percentile £15.68 £33.90 £24.18
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.73 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -4.67% +22.22% -35.33%

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 Peterborough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 55 68 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 14.99% 29.96% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 15
Peterborough median daily rate £260 £270 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +58.82% -24.44%
10th Percentile £143 £101 £116
90th Percentile £309 £454 £458
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00% +20.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 35
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 £36.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.27% +204.17% -17.24%
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.35 £9.45
90th Percentile £28.43 £47.43 £24.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £31.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +30.65% +129.63% -46.00%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Peterborough

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Peterborough

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Peterborough over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Peterborough

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Windows.

1 21 (43.75%) ITIL
2 19 (39.58%) Cisco
3 17 (35.42%) Active Directory
4 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
7 11 (22.92%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
8 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
9 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
9 9 (18.75%) LAN
9 9 (18.75%) WAN
9 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 9 (18.75%) HP
9 9 (18.75%) SAN
10 8 (16.67%) NetApp
10 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (16.67%) MCP
10 8 (16.67%) Incident Management
10 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 8 (16.67%) Retail
11 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
11 7 (14.58%) SLA
11 7 (14.58%) Data Centre
12 6 (12.50%) SharePoint

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) SAS
5 1 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) LAN
1 9 (18.75%) SAN
1 9 (18.75%) WAN
2 5 (10.42%) Firewall
2 5 (10.42%) Wireless
3 2 (4.17%) DHCP
3 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) Intranet
4 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (70.83%) Analyst
2 20 (41.67%) Service Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (22.92%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Server Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Server Support
7 4 (8.33%) Server Support Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.25%) Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.33%) HP Storage
2 4 (8.33%) iPad
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) iPhone
3 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Phone
7 3 (6.25%) Unix
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.17%) Linux
8 2 (4.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) ITIL
2 11 (22.92%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 8 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
6 5 (10.42%) Change Control
7 4 (8.33%) Network Management
7 4 (8.33%) Network Optimisation
8 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.25%) Service Management
9 2 (4.17%) Break/Fix
9 2 (4.17%) Change Management
9 2 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (4.17%) ITSM
9 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.17%) Project Management
9 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.08%) Creative Thinking
10 1 (2.08%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) MCP
2 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (35.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCCM
1 2 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Cisco
2 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.75%) HP
4 8 (16.67%) NetApp
5 5 (10.42%) Citrix
6 4 (8.33%) arcserve
6 4 (8.33%) CA
6 4 (8.33%) VMware
7 2 (4.17%) Google
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle
7 2 (4.17%) Symantec
8 1 (2.08%) CommVault
8 1 (2.08%) Dell
8 1 (2.08%) IBM
8 1 (2.08%) SAP
8 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds