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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 48 49 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 26.23% 35.51% 19.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.36% 87.50% 83.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 9
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£184 £161 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.95% -31.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £109 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £371 £284
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 16
Average hourly rate £21.50 £12.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.51% -25.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.49 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
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
59 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 32.24% 40.58% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 11
Average daily rate £195 £158 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £108 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £350 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 16
Average hourly rate £20.50 £12.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.83% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -2 30 £203 +44.64% 5
King's Lynn - 3 £200 - 1
Thetford - - - -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 51 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 34 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 28 (31.11%) VMware
3 28 (31.11%) Windows 7
4 26 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (21.11%) Firewall
7 18 (20.00%) ITIL
8 17 (18.89%) MS Office
9 16 (17.78%) Cisco
10 15 (16.67%) SQL
11 14 (15.56%) SQL Server
12 11 (12.22%) MS Exchange
12 11 (12.22%) Citrix
12 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (10.00%) Security Cleared
13 9 (10.00%) HP
13 9 (10.00%) Oracle
14 8 (8.89%) SLA
14 8 (8.89%) Migration
14 8 (8.89%) SCCM
15 7 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (7.78%) Hyper-V
15 7 (7.78%) DNS
15 7 (7.78%) MCSE
15 7 (7.78%) Linux
16 6 (6.67%) IBM Notes
16 6 (6.67%) Windows XP
16 6 (6.67%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 11 (12.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (6.67%) IIS
2 6 (6.67%) IBM Notes
3 5 (5.56%) Apache
4 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (18.89%) MS Office
2 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.11%) Firewall
2 9 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (7.78%) DNS
4 6 (6.67%) DHCP
4 6 (6.67%) SAN
5 5 (5.56%) Wireless
6 4 (4.44%) WAN
6 4 (4.44%) LDAP
6 4 (4.44%) LAN
6 4 (4.44%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.22%) Network Security
8 2 (2.22%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.22%) VLAN
8 2 (2.22%) SSL
9 1 (1.11%) VPN
9 1 (1.11%) VoIP
9 1 (1.11%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.22%) EDMS
4 1 (1.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MSI
2 1 (1.11%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.11%) Legal
2 1 (1.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (24.44%) Analyst
2 13 (14.44%) Support Analyst
3 12 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 10 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (11.11%) IT Support
5 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Desktop Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Service Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (6.67%) Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Rollout Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.56%) Middleware
2 2 (2.22%) Ajax
2 2 (2.22%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.22%) WCF
2 2 (2.22%) WPF
2 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.22%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (2.22%) .NET
2 2 (2.22%) ADO.NET
2 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.11%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
1 4 (4.44%) CMDB
2 3 (3.33%) NHS
3 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.22%) Clustering
3 2 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.11%) Windows 7
2 26 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (7.78%) Linux
5 6 (6.67%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.33%) Android
8 2 (2.22%) UNIX
8 2 (2.22%) AIX
8 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.22%) zOS
8 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (8.89%) Migration
3 5 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 4 (4.44%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
4 4 (4.44%) Problem Management
4 4 (4.44%) CRM
4 4 (4.44%) E-Commerce
4 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management
4 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
4 4 (4.44%) Change Management
5 2 (2.22%) MVC
5 2 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (2.22%) Scrum
5 2 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.22%) SIEM
5 2 (2.22%) Analytics
5 2 (2.22%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.11%) Database Security
6 1 (1.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (4.44%) Python
3 3 (3.33%) C
4 2 (2.22%) C#
4 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.11%) VBScript
5 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.78%) MCSE
4 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.44%) MCITP
5 4 (4.44%) MCP
6 2 (2.22%) HNC
7 1 (1.11%) HND
7 1 (1.11%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.11%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 51 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.78%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.67%) vSphere
4 5 (5.56%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.33%) ProxySG
7 2 (2.22%) ACF2
7 2 (2.22%) RACF
7 2 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.11%) XenApp
8 1 (1.11%) XenServer
8 1 (1.11%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) SCCM
2 4 (4.44%) OpenView
3 3 (3.33%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.22%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.22%) WSUS
5 1 (1.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 34 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 28 (31.11%) VMware
3 16 (17.78%) Cisco
4 11 (12.22%) Citrix
5 9 (10.00%) HP
5 9 (10.00%) Oracle
6 6 (6.67%) Lotus
7 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.33%) Symantec
8 3 (3.33%) Sophos
8 3 (3.33%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.33%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.22%) Splunk
9 2 (2.22%) Lumension
9 2 (2.22%) AlgoSec
9 2 (2.22%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (2.22%) Wyse
9 2 (2.22%) Apple
9 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
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