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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 40.00% 11.11% 44.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.30 - £11.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.45
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -2.91%
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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 Bury St Edmunds region.

Operating Systems Category
Bury St Edmunds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 40.00% 11.11% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £400 £400 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.30 - £11.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) MVVM
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVVM
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos