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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 27 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 13.64% 30.95% 26.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.00% 82.54% 68.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 28
Median daily rate £188 £175 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £119 £89
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £350 £322
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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
60 63 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 30.30% 37.50% 38.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 46 41
Median daily rate £210 £175 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £132 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £403 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -56.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -16 10 £195 +20.00% 2
Great Yarmouth -1 2 £170 +42.85%
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (36.84%) Windows 7
2 18 (31.58%) ITIL
2 18 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 17 (29.82%) SharePoint
4 16 (28.07%) Finance
4 16 (28.07%) Windows Server
5 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (24.56%) SQL
7 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
8 12 (21.05%) VMware
9 10 (17.54%) DNS
9 10 (17.54%) IIS
9 10 (17.54%) CRM
10 9 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
10 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
11 8 (14.04%) MCP
12 7 (12.28%) MS Office
12 7 (12.28%) SLA
12 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (10.53%) OneDrive
13 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (10.53%) SAN
13 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
13 6 (10.53%) VMware ESX
14 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
14 5 (8.77%) MCSE
14 5 (8.77%) Client/Server
14 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange

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 17 (29.82%) SharePoint
2 10 (17.54%) IIS
3 9 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (8.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) OneDrive
2 4 (7.02%) Office 365
3 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) DNS
2 6 (10.53%) SAN
3 4 (7.02%) DHCP
3 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.26%) Firewall
4 3 (5.26%) LAN
4 3 (5.26%) VoIP
4 3 (5.26%) WAN
5 2 (3.51%) Skype
5 2 (3.51%) VLAN
6 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.75%) NAS
6 1 (1.75%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.75%) MS Access
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Local Government
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Analyst
1 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Support Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support
6 4 (7.02%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (7.02%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.26%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Field Support Technician
7 3 (5.26%) Network Support
7 3 (5.26%) Operational Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Classic ASP
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.77%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.02%) CMDB
3 2 (3.51%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Statistics
4 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Windows 7
2 16 (28.07%) Windows Server
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.26%) Android
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.51%) Linux
7 1 (1.75%) AIX
7 1 (1.75%) Unix
7 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) CRM
3 5 (8.77%) Performance Management
3 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.02%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.02%) Migration
4 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.26%) Supplier Management
6 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.51%) Change Control
6 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.51%) ITSM
6 2 (3.51%) Line Management
6 2 (3.51%) Project Governance
6 2 (3.51%) Service Management
6 2 (3.51%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 1 (1.75%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.04%) MCP
3 5 (8.77%) A+ Certification
3 5 (8.77%) MCSE
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.02%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) CCNA
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.51%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
2 4 (7.02%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) VMware ESX
2 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.75%) UAG
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.75%) XenApp
4 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (5.26%) Avaya
3 3 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) Adobe
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) HP
4 2 (3.51%) Mitel
5 1 (1.75%) Apple
5 1 (1.75%) Dell
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) Sage
5 1 (1.75%) Toshiba
5 1 (1.75%) Veeam
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