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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 17 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 31.48% 58.82% 15.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.00% 83.33% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Average daily rate
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£150 £175 £123
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £11.00 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +7.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
20 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 37.04% 70.59% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Average daily rate £150 £175 £123
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £175 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £215 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £11.00 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +7.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

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
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 4 March 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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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 16 £150 -14.28% 4
Hessle - - - -
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
2 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (30.56%) WAN
3 11 (30.56%) VMware
4 10 (27.78%) LAN
5 9 (25.00%) EMC
6 8 (22.22%) MS Office
6 8 (22.22%) ITIL
6 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
8 6 (16.67%) SLA
8 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
9 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
10 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
11 3 (8.33%) DHCP
11 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
11 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
11 3 (8.33%) Citrix
11 3 (8.33%) DNS
12 2 (5.56%) ARCserve
12 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (5.56%) Finance
12 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (5.56%) SAN
12 2 (5.56%) NHS
12 2 (5.56%) SAP
12 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
12 2 (5.56%) ETL
12 2 (5.56%) VoIP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) WAN
2 10 (27.78%) LAN
3 3 (8.33%) DHCP
3 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) VLAN
5 1 (2.78%) VPN
5 1 (2.78%) SSL
5 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Support Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Server Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Server Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) IT Support
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Help Desk Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) DBA
7 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (2.78%) Statistics
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
1 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (5.56%) ETL
2 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
2 2 (5.56%) High Availability
2 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.78%) Line Management
3 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.78%) Software Licensing
3 1 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) MCTS
1 1 (2.78%) MCITP
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.78%) DFS Replication
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) VMware
2 9 (25.00%) EMC
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.78%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.78%) WatchGuard
6 1 (2.78%) Draytek
6 1 (2.78%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) Intel
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) Mitel
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