The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 9.09% - 53.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £228
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.81 £15.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Burton-upon-Trent region.

Operating Systems Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 9.09% 9.09% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £228
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Burton-upon-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Burton-upon-Trent region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Burton-upon-Trent region.

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Windows
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) 3G
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) 3G
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec