The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 59 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 21.85% 16.02% 8.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.95% 76.32% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 13 7
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £115 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £345 £241
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £318 £315
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Windows
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
82 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 30.37% 20.99% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 17 15
Average daily rate £225 £245 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.16% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £138 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 0
Average hourly rate £25.75 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Norwich +4 42 £250 +31.57% 8
Thetford - - - - 1
Diss - - - -
North Walsham - - - -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 50 (48.08%) Active Directory
2 45 (43.27%) Windows 7
3 38 (36.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (26.92%) SCCM
5 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
6 20 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (18.27%) Migration
8 18 (17.31%) VMware
9 16 (15.38%) PRINCE2
10 13 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 13 (12.50%) Windows 8
11 12 (11.54%) C
11 12 (11.54%) PMI
11 12 (11.54%) PMI Certification
11 12 (11.54%) Windows XP
11 12 (11.54%) Mainframe
11 12 (11.54%) Firewall
11 12 (11.54%) AS400
12 11 (10.58%) MS Office
13 10 (9.62%) .NET
13 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
13 10 (9.62%) C#
13 10 (9.62%) AIX
14 9 (8.65%) MS Exchange
15 8 (7.69%) Citrix
15 8 (7.69%) VBScript
15 8 (7.69%) WSUS
15 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (6.73%) Customer Engagement
16 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 9 (8.65%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.96%) IIS
4 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.96%) Apache
4 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.58%) MS Office
3 3 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) Firewall
2 4 (3.85%) DNS
3 3 (2.88%) WAN
3 3 (2.88%) DHCP
4 2 (1.92%) SAN
4 2 (1.92%) LAN
5 1 (0.96%) VoIP
5 1 (0.96%) Wireless
5 1 (0.96%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.96%) Intranet
5 1 (0.96%) Internet
5 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MSI
2 2 (1.92%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (1.92%) Finance
2 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (18.27%) Analyst
2 16 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 15 (14.42%) 3rd Line Support
3 15 (14.42%) Project Manager
3 15 (14.42%) Support Analyst
4 9 (8.65%) Developer
5 8 (7.69%) Architect
5 8 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.77%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) SCCM Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Applications Packager
9 4 (3.85%) Desktop Support
9 4 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) .NET Developer
10 3 (2.88%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.62%) .NET
2 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.85%) CSS
3 4 (3.85%) Web Services
3 4 (3.85%) XHTML
3 4 (3.85%) Ajax
3 4 (3.85%) WCF
3 4 (3.85%) LINQ
3 4 (3.85%) jQuery
3 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (3.85%) REST
3 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (3.85%) HTML
4 3 (2.88%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.88%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.96%) Middleware
5 1 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) PMI
1 12 (11.54%) Mainframe
1 12 (11.54%) AS400
2 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.88%) NHS
3 1 (0.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 45 (43.27%) Windows 7
2 38 (36.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 12 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 10 (9.62%) AIX
7 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.92%) Linux
9 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.27%) Migration
2 16 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 7 (6.73%) Change Management
3 7 (6.73%) ITIL
3 7 (6.73%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (5.77%) Project Management
5 4 (3.85%) OOP
5 4 (3.85%) MVC
5 4 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (3.85%) Multithreading
5 4 (3.85%) Software Architecture
6 3 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (2.88%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (2.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (1.92%) Workflow
7 2 (1.92%) OO
8 1 (0.96%) E-Commerce
8 1 (0.96%) Service Management
8 1 (0.96%) ITSM
8 1 (0.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.54%) C
2 10 (9.62%) C#
3 8 (7.69%) VBScript
4 7 (6.73%) SQL
5 6 (5.77%) VB.NET
5 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.81%) VB
7 4 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (11.54%) PMI Certification
2 6 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.92%) Degree
4 2 (1.92%) HNC
4 2 (1.92%) HND
4 2 (1.92%) CCNA
4 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.96%) MCSE
5 1 (0.96%) MCSA
5 1 (0.96%) MCP
5 1 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) HL7
System Software
1 50 (48.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.92%) VMware Server
3 2 (1.92%) vSphere
4 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.96%) XenApp
4 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.96%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (26.92%) SCCM
2 8 (7.69%) WSUS
3 3 (2.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.96%) OpenView
5 1 (0.96%) SCOM
5 1 (0.96%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.31%) VMware
3 8 (7.69%) Citrix
4 6 (5.77%) Becrypt
5 4 (3.85%) HP
6 3 (2.88%) Cisco
7 2 (1.92%) AppSense
7 2 (1.92%) Veeam
8 1 (0.96%) Lotus
8 1 (0.96%) Apple
8 1 (0.96%) Altiris
8 1 (0.96%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle
8 1 (0.96%) Dell
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