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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 45 34 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 16.85% 14.85% 21.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.58% 65.38% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £240 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -34.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £223 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £327 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £11.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £14.40 £92.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.81 £15.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -7.14%
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
62 52 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 23.22% 22.71% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 16
Average daily rate £360 £250 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -31.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £375 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £10.00 £8.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £14.40 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 24 December 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
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 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 17 £400 +23.07% 15
Middlesbrough -6 4 - -
Ripon - 3 - -
Skipton - - - - 1
Harrogate - - - - 1
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (45.07%) Microsoft
2 31 (43.66%) Active Directory
3 27 (38.03%) Windows 7
4 26 (36.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (26.76%) VMware
7 15 (21.13%) Windows XP
7 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (18.31%) SCCM
8 13 (18.31%) Migration
9 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
9 12 (16.90%) MS Office
10 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
11 9 (12.68%) ITIL
11 9 (12.68%) Finance
11 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
12 8 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (11.27%) vSphere
12 8 (11.27%) Clustering
13 7 (9.86%) SAN
13 7 (9.86%) Linux
13 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
13 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
13 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V
14 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (8.45%) IIS
14 6 (8.45%) Cisco
14 6 (8.45%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (7.04%) Oracle EBS
15 5 (7.04%) Firewall

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.45%) IIS
4 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.63%) Lync
4 4 (5.63%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.41%) nginx
5 1 (1.41%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (1.41%) Jetty
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.41%) CMS
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Office
2 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) SAN
2 5 (7.04%) Firewall
2 5 (7.04%) VoIP
3 4 (5.63%) LAN
3 4 (5.63%) PBX
3 4 (5.63%) MGCP
3 4 (5.63%) H.323
4 3 (4.23%) VLAN
4 3 (4.23%) Internet
4 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.41%) DNS
5 1 (1.41%) WAN
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
5 1 (1.41%) HTTP
5 1 (1.41%) Network Security
5 1 (1.41%) DMZ
5 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MSI
1 1 (1.41%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Military
3 1 (1.41%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 8 (11.27%) Analyst
2 7 (9.86%) IT Support
3 6 (8.45%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Support Technician
5 4 (5.63%) Tester
5 4 (5.63%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.63%) Developer
5 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
5 4 (5.63%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (5.63%) VMware Specialist
5 4 (5.63%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Exchange Specialist
5 4 (5.63%) Server Specialist
5 4 (5.63%) Windows Server Specialist
6 3 (4.23%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.23%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) Middleware
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (5.63%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) X-Windows
3 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.23%) Application Packaging
3 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.41%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Clustering
2 4 (5.63%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (5.63%) NHS
3 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.03%) Windows 7
2 26 (36.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (21.13%) Windows XP
4 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (9.86%) Linux
6 5 (7.04%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.23%) Android
7 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) Migration
2 9 (12.68%) ITIL
3 5 (7.04%) SOA
4 4 (5.63%) High Availability
4 4 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.23%) Android Development
5 3 (4.23%) iOS Development
5 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.23%) TDD
6 2 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.82%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (2.82%) Business Analysis
6 2 (2.82%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.41%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.41%) Coaching
7 1 (1.41%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.41%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.41%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.41%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (1.41%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.04%) SQL
3 4 (5.63%) C#
4 3 (4.23%) VB
5 1 (1.41%) Python
5 1 (1.41%) Ruby
5 1 (1.41%) Java
5 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.63%) MCSE
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (5.63%) MCITP
3 2 (2.82%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (43.66%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.27%) vSphere
3 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.63%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (5.63%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.82%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.41%) Varnish
7 1 (1.41%) XenApp
7 1 (1.41%) Corosync
7 1 (1.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) SCCM
2 5 (7.04%) WSUS
3 1 (1.41%) SCOM
3 1 (1.41%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.76%) VMware
3 6 (8.45%) Cisco
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle
5 4 (5.63%) Avaya
5 4 (5.63%) HP
5 4 (5.63%) Dell
5 4 (5.63%) Altiris
5 4 (5.63%) Polycom
6 3 (4.23%) Mitel
6 3 (4.23%) Citrix
6 3 (4.23%) Sophos
7 1 (1.41%) Percona
7 1 (1.41%) Qualys
7 1 (1.41%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.41%) EMC
7 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
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