The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 18 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 48.65% 42.11% 31.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£195 £375 £115
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% +226.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £247 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £415 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -9.37%
Windows
Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
East Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 48.65% 42.11% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Average daily rate £190 £375 £115
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +226.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £215 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in East Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in East Yorkshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hull 0 17 £190 -49.33% 2
Goole - - - -
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Yorkshire 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 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (21.43%) MS Office
4 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 5 (17.86%) SLA
5 5 (17.86%) Citrix
6 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 4 (14.29%) WAN
6 4 (14.29%) EMC
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) LAN
7 3 (10.71%) DHCP
7 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.71%) DNS
7 3 (10.71%) HP
7 3 (10.71%) SAN
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (10.71%) Firewall
7 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.14%) SAP
8 2 (7.14%) ETL
8 2 (7.14%) VoIP
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (7.14%) ARCserve
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Yorkshire 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 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Support Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (21.43%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Help Desk Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (17.86%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) IT Support
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Support Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) NHS
1 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
1 1 (3.57%) Statistics
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Fedora
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL
1 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
2 2 (7.14%) High Availability
2 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (7.14%) ETL
2 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (7.14%) Change Management
2 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.57%) Information Security Management
3 1 (3.57%) Security Management
3 1 (3.57%) Information Security
3 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
3 1 (3.57%) Line Management
3 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.57%) Software Licensing
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.57%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) DFS Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) ARCserve
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) VMware
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) EMC
5 3 (10.71%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) SAP
6 2 (7.14%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.57%) Draytek
7 1 (3.57%) ProCurve
7 1 (3.57%) Meru Networks
7 1 (3.57%) Intel
7 1 (3.57%) Mitel
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) Juniper
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec