The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 25 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 14.29% 16.35% 19.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% 68.42% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 21
Median daily rate £513 £375 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £495 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £11.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +3.33%
Windows
Suffolk

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

Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.00% 23.90% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 27
Median daily rate £400 £388 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +82.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £168 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £9.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Windows.

1 22 (47.83%) Windows Server
2 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
2 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 21 (45.65%) VMware
3 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 16 (34.78%) LAN
4 14 (30.43%) Citrix
5 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
6 12 (26.09%) WAN
7 11 (23.91%) IIS
7 11 (23.91%) SAN
7 11 (23.91%) NAS
7 11 (23.91%) Load Balancing
7 11 (23.91%) Clustering
7 11 (23.91%) High Availability
7 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
8 10 (21.74%) Secure Coding
8 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Clustering
8 10 (21.74%) Middleware
9 6 (13.04%) Firewall
9 6 (13.04%) Linux
9 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
9 6 (13.04%) Network Optimisation
10 5 (10.87%) SIEM
10 5 (10.87%) Office 365
10 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
10 5 (10.87%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 5 (10.87%) .NET
10 5 (10.87%) Unix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (23.91%) IIS
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.35%) Documentum
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) LAN
2 12 (26.09%) WAN
3 11 (23.91%) NAS
3 11 (23.91%) SAN
4 6 (13.04%) Firewall
5 5 (10.87%) Network Security
6 3 (6.52%) VoIP
6 3 (6.52%) Wireless
7 1 (2.17%) DHCP
7 1 (2.17%) DNS
7 1 (2.17%) LDAP
7 1 (2.17%) SNMP
7 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) MSTest
3 1 (2.17%) NuGet
3 1 (2.17%) NUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) IT Engineer
1 8 (17.39%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.22%) Architect
2 7 (15.22%) Integration Manager
2 7 (15.22%) Integration Project Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Data Centre Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) Middleware
2 5 (10.87%) .NET
3 4 (8.70%) JSON
4 2 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.17%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Clustering
1 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.35%) Reinsurance
2 2 (4.35%) Robotics
2 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows Server
2 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.04%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
4 5 (10.87%) Unix
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Solaris
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) High Availability
1 11 (23.91%) Load Balancing
2 10 (21.74%) Secure Coding
3 6 (13.04%) Network Optimisation
4 5 (10.87%) Identity Management
4 5 (10.87%) SIEM
4 5 (10.87%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) SFIA
6 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.35%) Data Architecture
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps
6 2 (4.35%) ITSM
6 2 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.35%) UML
6 2 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) C
1 4 (8.70%) C#
1 4 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) CCNA
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
1 4 (8.70%) RHCE
2 1 (2.17%) MCSE
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.70%) Docker
4 4 (8.70%) KVM
4 4 (8.70%) LXC
4 4 (8.70%) vCloud
4 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.17%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) Puppet
3 2 (4.35%) SCCM
4 1 (2.17%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.17%) Nagios
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
1 21 (45.65%) VMware
2 14 (30.43%) Citrix
3 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) Blue Prism
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco
5 2 (4.35%) Juniper
5 2 (4.35%) Kofax
5 2 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (2.17%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.17%) MuleSoft
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