The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 5.56% 33.33% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £438 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.26 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.70% -3.22%
Windows
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bury St Edmunds region.

Operating Systems Category
Bury St Edmunds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 5.56% 33.33% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £438 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Bury St Edmunds region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Bury St Edmunds region.

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Windows
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) CRM Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft