The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 29 107 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.71% 30.66% 19.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.32% 95.54% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 69 8
Average daily rate
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£313 £110 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+184.09% -56.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £70 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £348 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £9.90 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.80% -35.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £8.63 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £13.50 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
Windows
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 112 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 24.52% 32.09% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 72 12
Average daily rate £325 £110 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+195.45% -63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £70 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £10.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% -25.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.82 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £13.50 £20.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby 0 16 £375 +257.14% 11
Chesterfield -2 6 £238 +75.92% 2
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 45 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 42 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 32 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (32.14%) VMware
5 26 (30.95%) Windows XP
6 23 (27.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (26.19%) MS Office
8 21 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 21 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 20 (23.81%) SC Cleared
10 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (17.86%) UNIX
12 14 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
13 13 (15.48%) Manufacturing
14 12 (14.29%) VMware ESX
14 12 (14.29%) DNS
14 12 (14.29%) SCCM
15 11 (13.10%) Requirements Analysis
15 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (13.10%) HP
15 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
15 11 (13.10%) Configuration Management
15 11 (13.10%) Finance
16 10 (11.90%) Citrix
16 10 (11.90%) Degree
17 9 (10.71%) Cisco
17 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (10.71%) SQL
18 8 (9.52%) VB

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.14%) Lync
3 5 (5.95%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (4.76%) IIS
5 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.57%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.38%) Quickr
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.19%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 22 (26.19%) MS Office
2 14 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.38%) AutoCAD
4 2 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.29%) DNS
2 5 (5.95%) LAN
2 5 (5.95%) DHCP
2 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.76%) VPN
3 4 (4.76%) WAN
4 3 (3.57%) DMVPN
4 3 (3.57%) IPsec
4 3 (3.57%) VoIP
4 3 (3.57%) HTTPS
4 3 (3.57%) SSL
5 2 (2.38%) SAN
5 2 (2.38%) Firewall
6 1 (1.19%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.19%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.19%) VLAN
6 1 (1.19%) Network Security
6 1 (1.19%) ATM
6 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MSI
2 1 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.19%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (15.48%) Manufacturing
2 11 (13.10%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.95%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.76%) Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (17.86%) Analyst
2 12 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (13.10%) Technical Leader
4 7 (8.33%) Developer
4 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Consultant
5 6 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) IT Support
7 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.38%) Security Engineer
8 2 (2.38%) Project Engineer
8 2 (2.38%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) EDI
1 2 (2.38%) XML
1 2 (2.38%) HTML
1 2 (2.38%) XML Messaging
1 2 (2.38%) EDIFACT
2 1 (1.19%) CSS3
2 1 (1.19%) PhoneGap
2 1 (1.19%) Worklight
2 1 (1.19%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (1.19%) Ajax
2 1 (1.19%) JSON
2 1 (1.19%) jQuery
2 1 (1.19%) HTML5
2 1 (1.19%) .NET
2 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.19%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.95%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (2.38%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.38%) FMCG
4 2 (2.38%) iSeries
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.19%) AS400
5 1 (1.19%) EPoS
5 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (30.95%) Windows XP
3 23 (27.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (17.86%) UNIX
7 8 (9.52%) Windows Vista
8 6 (7.14%) Linux
8 6 (7.14%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.95%) Windows 2000
10 3 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.10%) Requirements Analysis
1 11 (13.10%) Configuration Management
2 8 (9.52%) OO
2 8 (9.52%) Project Management
2 8 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (8.33%) OOP
4 6 (7.14%) Validation
4 6 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.95%) Workflow
6 4 (4.76%) Line Management
7 3 (3.57%) Migration
8 2 (2.38%) B2B
8 2 (2.38%) PRINCE
8 2 (2.38%) ITIL
8 2 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.38%) Web Development
8 2 (2.38%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.38%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.19%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.19%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.71%) SQL
2 8 (9.52%) VB
3 2 (2.38%) Python
4 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.90%) Degree
4 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.76%) MCP
5 4 (4.76%) MCSE
6 3 (3.57%) MCITP
7 2 (2.38%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.38%) MOS
8 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.19%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.19%) HP APS
8 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.19%) CCNP
8 1 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 5 (5.95%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (5.95%) ISA Server
4 4 (4.76%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.76%) vSphere
4 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) SCCM
2 6 (7.14%) WSUS
3 5 (5.95%) SCOM
4 2 (2.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.19%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.19%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 27 (32.14%) VMware
3 11 (13.10%) HP
3 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
4 10 (11.90%) Citrix
5 9 (10.71%) Cisco
6 5 (5.95%) Remedy
7 3 (3.57%) NetApp
7 3 (3.57%) Lotus
7 3 (3.57%) IBM
8 2 (2.38%) Symantec
8 2 (2.38%) McAfee
8 2 (2.38%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.19%) Talend
9 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.19%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.19%) Veeam
9 1 (1.19%) SAP
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