The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 22 8
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows 25 14 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 10.33% 8.14% 14.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.82% 43.75% 64.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 10
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£225 £131 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £122 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £269 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £22.50 £98.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Windows
Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 32 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 18.18% 18.60% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 22
Average daily rate £300 £333 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% -11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £129 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.15 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.19% -8.82%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
York +10 9 £173 -22.47% 7
Middlesbrough - 4 - - 2
Harrogate -1 2 - - 1
Selby - 1 £225 -
Skipton - 1 - -
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 35 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (41.43%) Windows XP
3 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
4 26 (37.14%) Windows 7
5 18 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (22.86%) MS Office
6 16 (22.86%) VMware
7 14 (20.00%) Migration
7 14 (20.00%) SCCM
8 13 (18.57%) ITIL
9 12 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (17.14%) PowerShell
10 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
10 11 (15.71%) Finance
11 9 (12.86%) Citrix
12 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
12 8 (11.43%) SQL
13 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
13 7 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (8.57%) Incident Management
14 6 (8.57%) Application Packaging
15 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (7.14%) Blackberry
15 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
16 4 (5.71%) VMware Server
16 4 (5.71%) Hyper-V
16 4 (5.71%) XenApp

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.29%) IIS
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.43%) CMS
6 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.43%) Lync
6 1 (1.43%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (22.86%) MS Office
2 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) LAN
1 3 (4.29%) WAN
2 2 (2.86%) SAN
2 2 (2.86%) FTP
2 2 (2.86%) VoIP
2 2 (2.86%) DNS
2 2 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.43%) Broadband
3 1 (1.43%) PBX
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) DHCP
3 1 (1.43%) MGCP
3 1 (1.43%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MSI
1 2 (2.86%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.43%) Selenium
2 1 (1.43%) MSTest
2 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Norwegian Language
2 2 (2.86%) Publishing
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Analyst
2 10 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 9 (12.86%) Desktop Support
3 9 (12.86%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) IT Support
6 4 (5.71%) DBA
6 4 (5.71%) SQL DBA
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.29%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Migration Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (4.29%) Citrix Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.43%) Clustering
2 1 (1.43%) User Experience
2 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (41.43%) Windows XP
2 26 (37.14%) Windows 7
3 18 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.43%) Linux
8 1 (1.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) Migration
2 13 (18.57%) ITIL
3 6 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.29%) Service Management
5 3 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.29%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.86%) Time Management
6 2 (2.86%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.86%) High Availability
6 2 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.86%) Business Analysis
6 2 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (2.86%) ITSM
7 1 (1.43%) Workflow
7 1 (1.43%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.43%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.43%) Content Management
7 1 (1.43%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.43%) SQL
3 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.29%) VBScript
4 1 (1.43%) Python
4 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.29%) CCNA
2 3 (4.29%) CCA
2 3 (4.29%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (4.29%) CCEA
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (1.43%) MCITP
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
4 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 35 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.71%) VMware Server
4 4 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.71%) XenApp
4 4 (5.71%) vSphere
5 3 (4.29%) XenServer
5 3 (4.29%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.43%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (1.43%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 14 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.86%) SCOM
3 1 (1.43%) Foglight
3 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.86%) VMware
3 9 (12.86%) Citrix
4 4 (5.71%) Cisco
5 3 (4.29%) Wyse
5 3 (4.29%) AppSense
5 3 (4.29%) Dell
6 2 (2.86%) Remedy
6 2 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (1.43%) EMC
7 1 (1.43%) Sophos
7 1 (1.43%) Symantec
7 1 (1.43%) Avaya
7 1 (1.43%) Splunk
7 1 (1.43%) Polycom
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £12.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Middlesbrough
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £12 - £17 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Middlesbrough
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £25 - £32 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago