The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Derbyshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 54 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 25.47% 19.15% 25.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.60% 86.54% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £120 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+170.83% -61.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £68 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £289 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 22
Average hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% -55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £12.30 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £56.59 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -6.06%
Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 52 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 31.60% 22.13% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 15
Average daily rate £325 £151 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.87% -51.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £68 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 22
Average hourly rate £13.50 £53.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.52% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £12.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £56.70 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows
East Midlands

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 23 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 July 2014. 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 -3 31 £325 +271.42% 13
Chesterfield +11 9 £348 - 1
Alfreton - 2 - - 1
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 67 (60.36%) Active Directory
2 61 (54.95%) MS Office
3 57 (51.35%) Windows XP
4 44 (39.64%) Microsoft
5 42 (37.84%) Remedy
6 37 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 27 (24.32%) Windows 7
8 26 (23.42%) MS PowerPoint
9 22 (19.82%) Finance
9 22 (19.82%) Banking
10 20 (18.02%) Citrix
11 19 (17.12%) Incident Management
12 16 (14.41%) Back Office
12 16 (14.41%) Security Cleared
12 16 (14.41%) International Banking
13 15 (13.51%) MS Exchange
14 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (12.61%) SC Cleared
15 10 (9.01%) Blackberry
16 9 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 9 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
16 9 (8.11%) Lotus
16 9 (8.11%) IBM Notes
16 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (7.21%) Application Packaging
17 8 (7.21%) HP
17 8 (7.21%) MSI
17 8 (7.21%) Cisco
17 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (7.21%) Internet

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 15 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (8.11%) IBM Notes
3 5 (4.50%) Lync
4 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.70%) IIS
5 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.80%) Quickr
5 2 (1.80%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 61 (54.95%) MS Office
2 37 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 26 (23.42%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) Internet
2 7 (6.31%) VPN
3 6 (5.41%) LAN
3 6 (5.41%) WAN
4 5 (4.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.60%) LDAP
5 4 (3.60%) DNS
5 4 (3.60%) DHCP
5 4 (3.60%) Firewall
6 3 (2.70%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.80%) VoIP
7 2 (1.80%) MPLS
8 1 (0.90%) OSPF
8 1 (0.90%) BGP
8 1 (0.90%) VRRP
8 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.90%) Wireless
8 1 (0.90%) VLAN
8 1 (0.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MSI
2 7 (6.31%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (1.80%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (19.82%) Finance
1 22 (19.82%) Banking
2 16 (14.41%) International Banking
2 16 (14.41%) Back Office
3 6 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (54.95%) Analyst
2 49 (44.14%) Service Analyst
3 42 (37.84%) Service Desk Analyst
4 23 (20.72%) 1st Line Support
5 11 (9.91%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Applications Packager
7 7 (6.31%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.31%) IT Support
8 6 (5.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Desktop Support
9 5 (4.50%) Help Desk Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (2.70%) IT Support Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) IT Support Analyst
11 2 (1.80%) Rollout Engineer
11 2 (1.80%) Server Support Engineer
11 2 (1.80%) Test Manager
11 2 (1.80%) Consultant
11 2 (1.80%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) Application Packaging
2 7 (6.31%) WSH
3 3 (2.70%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.70%) NHS
2 3 (2.70%) Clustering
2 3 (2.70%) PKI
3 2 (1.80%) FMCG
4 1 (0.90%) EPoS
4 1 (0.90%) GIS
4 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 57 (51.35%) Windows XP
2 27 (24.32%) Windows 7
3 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.31%) Windows Vista
5 7 (6.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.41%) NetWare
6 6 (5.41%) Windows 2000
7 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.80%) Linux
9 1 (0.90%) UNIX
9 1 (0.90%) AIX
9 1 (0.90%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.12%) Incident Management
2 8 (7.21%) Workflow
2 8 (7.21%) Migration
3 4 (3.60%) ITSM
4 3 (2.70%) Service Delivery
4 3 (2.70%) ITIL
5 2 (1.80%) Project Management
5 2 (1.80%) Validation
5 2 (1.80%) Performance Testing
5 2 (1.80%) Test Management
5 2 (1.80%) Time Management
6 1 (0.90%) QMS
6 1 (0.90%) Data Protection
6 1 (0.90%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (0.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (0.90%) Service Management
6 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2
6 1 (0.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (0.90%) Identity Management
6 1 (0.90%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.31%) VB
2 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.50%) VBScript
3 2 (1.80%) SQL
4 1 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (14.41%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (12.61%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.60%) MCDST
4 3 (2.70%) MCP
4 3 (2.70%) MCSE
5 2 (1.80%) MCSA
5 2 (1.80%) MCTS
5 2 (1.80%) MCITP
6 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.90%) Degree
6 1 (0.90%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.90%) CCNP
6 1 (0.90%) CCNA
6 1 (0.90%) CCA
6 1 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.90%) CCEE
6 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) SLA
1 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 67 (60.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (6.31%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.31%) XenDesktop
4 5 (4.50%) vSphere
5 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.80%) XenApp
6 2 (1.80%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.90%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 1 (0.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (4.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (4.50%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (2.70%) SCCM
4 2 (1.80%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 44 (39.64%) Microsoft
2 42 (37.84%) Remedy
3 20 (18.02%) Citrix
4 9 (8.11%) Lotus
5 8 (7.21%) HP
5 8 (7.21%) Cisco
6 7 (6.31%) Novell
6 7 (6.31%) VMware
7 1 (0.90%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.90%) SAP
7 1 (0.90%) Apple
7 1 (0.90%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.90%) Mercator
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