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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 15.38% 37.50% 57.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.89% 95.45% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 1
Average daily rate £155 £158 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -26.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £9.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -34.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -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
9 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 17.31% 39.29% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 1
Average daily rate £155 £150 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -30.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 11 February 2016. 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 -4 8 £155 -1.58% 6
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
7 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.69%) SCCM
7 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) Firewall
7 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (7.69%) SLA
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (7.69%) CCNA
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
7 1 (7.69%) SAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Support
3 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco