The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 East Yorkshire 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
30 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 12 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 50.00% 21.43% 47.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 66.67% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Average daily rate
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£213 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 - £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £11.28 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.90% -6.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Operating Systems Category
East Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 50.00% 32.14% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 6
Average daily rate £275 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.33% +212.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows
Yorkshire

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 30 July 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 30 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
Hull +1 12 £213 - 2
Bridlington - - - -
Goole - - - -
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (59.26%) Windows XP
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
5 9 (33.33%) MS Office
6 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
7 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 6 (22.22%) HP
7 6 (22.22%) SAN
8 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
8 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (14.81%) Citrix
9 4 (14.81%) Service Management
9 4 (14.81%) IBM Notes
9 4 (14.81%) DHCP
9 4 (14.81%) SAP
9 4 (14.81%) DNS
9 4 (14.81%) Lotus
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (14.81%) Intranet
10 3 (11.11%) Adobe
10 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
10 3 (11.11%) Handset
10 3 (11.11%) iPad
10 3 (11.11%) iPhone

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (14.81%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 4 (14.81%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) Intranet
4 2 (7.41%) Wireless
4 2 (7.41%) IPv4
4 2 (7.41%) Internet
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (7.41%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (18.52%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) IT Support
5 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) IT Technician
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Network Support
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Handset
1 3 (11.11%) iPad
1 3 (11.11%) iPhone
2 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.41%) PKI
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows XP
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Service Management
2 2 (7.41%) ISMS
2 2 (7.41%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
2 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.41%) Change Management
2 2 (7.41%) Information Security Management
2 2 (7.41%) Security Management
2 2 (7.41%) Information Security
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.70%) Use Case
3 1 (3.70%) Release Management
3 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
3 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
3 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
3 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) MCITP
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) XenApp
3 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.41%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
2 6 (22.22%) HP
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) SAP
3 4 (14.81%) Lotus
4 3 (11.11%) Adobe
5 2 (7.41%) LANDesk
5 2 (7.41%) Meru Networks
5 2 (7.41%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) Dell
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) Intel
5 2 (7.41%) Symantec
5 2 (7.41%) Remedy
5 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) Cognos
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