The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 28 39 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 21.21% 19.02% 22.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.78% 60.94% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 19
Median daily rate £213 £210 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +35.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £120 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £399 £232
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 15
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
36 64 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 27.27% 31.22% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 23
Median daily rate £325 £225 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £120 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £413 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 16
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +1 12 £163 -33.67% 1
King's Lynn - 3 £268 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Windows.

1 25 (40.32%) Windows 7
2 23 (37.10%) Windows Server
3 22 (35.48%) ITIL
4 21 (33.87%) Linux
4 21 (33.87%) VMware
5 17 (27.42%) SQL
6 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (22.58%) Red Hat
9 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
10 12 (19.35%) IIS
10 12 (19.35%) Finance
11 11 (17.74%) VLAN
11 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
11 11 (17.74%) ITIL V3
12 10 (16.13%) SLA
12 10 (16.13%) DNS
12 10 (16.13%) CRM
12 10 (16.13%) WSUS
13 9 (14.52%) VMware ESX
13 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
13 9 (14.52%) Java
13 9 (14.52%) Avaya
13 9 (14.52%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (14.52%) Epicor
13 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
13 9 (14.52%) SCCM
13 9 (14.52%) Virtual Desktop
14 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 12 (19.35%) IIS
2 9 (14.52%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.23%) CMS
5 2 (3.23%) iPlanet
5 2 (3.23%) JBoss
5 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (9.68%) Office 365
2 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon S3
3 4 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (6.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) VLAN
2 10 (16.13%) DNS
3 7 (11.29%) Firewall
4 6 (9.68%) BIG-IP
5 5 (8.06%) Internet
5 5 (8.06%) SAN
5 5 (8.06%) VPN
6 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.61%) LAN
8 1 (1.61%) Network Security
8 1 (1.61%) Skype
8 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.06%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.61%) Ant
2 1 (1.61%) Maven
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (16.13%) Operations Engineer
2 9 (14.52%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Desktop Support
4 7 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.68%) Server Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
7 4 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Linux Server Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) HTML
1 7 (11.29%) JSP
2 5 (8.06%) HTML5
3 3 (4.84%) J2EE
4 2 (3.23%) .NET
4 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.23%) REST
4 2 (3.23%) SOAP
4 2 (3.23%) Velocity
4 2 (3.23%) WCF
5 1 (1.61%) CSS
5 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Clustering
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Statistics
3 3 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.23%) CMDB
5 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.32%) Windows 7
2 23 (37.10%) Windows Server
3 21 (33.87%) Linux
4 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (12.90%) Solaris
6 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.68%) AIX
7 6 (9.68%) Unix
8 4 (6.45%) CentOS
8 4 (6.45%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) ITIL
2 11 (17.74%) ITIL V3
3 10 (16.13%) CRM
4 7 (11.29%) Scrum
4 7 (11.29%) Web Development
5 6 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (9.68%) Six Sigma
6 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.06%) DevOps
6 5 (8.06%) MVC
6 5 (8.06%) Project Management
7 4 (6.45%) Line Management
7 4 (6.45%) Service Management
7 4 (6.45%) SOLID
8 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) SQL
2 9 (14.52%) Java
3 7 (11.29%) C#
3 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.06%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.23%) XAML
6 1 (1.61%) C
6 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) A+ Certification
3 5 (8.06%) MCP
4 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.61%) MCSA
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) SLA
2 5 (8.06%) JSP 440
3 2 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
3 9 (14.52%) Virtual Desktop
3 9 (14.52%) VMware ESX
4 5 (8.06%) Docker
5 4 (6.45%) Firmware
5 4 (6.45%) vSphere
6 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) WSUS
2 9 (14.52%) SCCM
3 5 (8.06%) Puppet
4 3 (4.84%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (4.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Ansible
5 2 (3.23%) Terraform
6 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.61%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) VMware
2 14 (22.58%) Red Hat
3 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (14.52%) Avaya
4 9 (14.52%) Epicor
5 7 (11.29%) Cisco
6 6 (9.68%) F5
6 6 (9.68%) Oracle
6 6 (9.68%) Sun
7 5 (8.06%) Dell
7 5 (8.06%) HP
8 4 (6.45%) Veeam
9 2 (3.23%) BEA
9 2 (3.23%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.61%) Remedy