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 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 37 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 16.82% 14.62% 25.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.66% 65.96% 91.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 7
Average daily rate
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£335 £225 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.88% +125.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £155 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £265 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £308
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.70% -9.37%
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
61 47 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 27.73% 22.17% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 11
Average daily rate £388 £240 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.45% -34.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £394 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.12% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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
York +16 14 £400 +55.33% 8
Middlesbrough -2 4 - -
Ripon - 2 - -
Skipton - - - - 1
Harrogate - - - - 5
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 31 (46.97%) Microsoft
2 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
3 28 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (30.30%) VMware
6 19 (28.79%) Windows 7
7 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
9 11 (16.67%) Migration
10 10 (15.15%) Windows XP
11 9 (13.64%) ITIL
11 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (12.12%) SCCM
12 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
12 8 (12.12%) vSphere
12 8 (12.12%) Clustering
12 8 (12.12%) Linux
12 8 (12.12%) MS Office
13 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
13 7 (10.61%) SAN
13 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
13 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
13 7 (10.61%) Finance
13 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
14 6 (9.09%) Cisco
14 6 (9.09%) Oracle
14 6 (9.09%) IIS
14 6 (9.09%) SQL
15 5 (7.58%) SOA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.09%) IIS
4 4 (6.06%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.06%) Lync
5 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.52%) Apache
5 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.52%) CMS
5 1 (1.52%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (1.52%) nginx
5 1 (1.52%) Jetty
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Office
2 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) SAN
2 5 (7.58%) LAN
2 5 (7.58%) VoIP
2 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.58%) Firewall
3 4 (6.06%) H.323
3 4 (6.06%) MGCP
3 4 (6.06%) PBX
4 3 (4.55%) Internet
4 3 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (1.52%) WAN
5 1 (1.52%) DHCP
5 1 (1.52%) HTTP
5 1 (1.52%) DNS
5 1 (1.52%) DMZ
5 1 (1.52%) Intranet
5 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.52%) MSI
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Military
2 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (13.64%) Analyst
2 7 (10.61%) IT Support
3 6 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Server Specialist
5 4 (6.06%) VMware Specialist
5 4 (6.06%) Tester
5 4 (6.06%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Specialist
5 4 (6.06%) Server Specialist
6 3 (4.55%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.55%) Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (7.58%) Middleware
3 4 (6.06%) X-Windows
3 4 (6.06%) .NET
4 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.03%) Web Services
6 1 (1.52%) XML
6 1 (1.52%) JSP
6 1 (1.52%) J2EE
6 1 (1.52%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Clustering
2 4 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (6.06%) NHS
3 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (28.79%) Windows 7
4 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (15.15%) Windows XP
6 8 (12.12%) Linux
7 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.55%) Android
8 1 (1.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Migration
2 9 (13.64%) ITIL
3 5 (7.58%) SOA
4 4 (6.06%) High Availability
4 4 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.55%) TDD
5 3 (4.55%) Android Development
5 3 (4.55%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.03%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.52%) UML
7 1 (1.52%) OOP
7 1 (1.52%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.52%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.52%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (1.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (1.52%) MVC
7 1 (1.52%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 4 (6.06%) C#
3 3 (4.55%) Java
3 3 (4.55%) VB
3 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) Perl
4 1 (1.52%) Python
4 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) MCITP
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
3 8 (12.12%) vSphere
4 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.06%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (6.06%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.03%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.52%) Varnish
6 1 (1.52%) XenApp
6 1 (1.52%) Corosync
6 1 (1.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) SCCM
2 5 (7.58%) WSUS
3 1 (1.52%) Puppet
3 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (46.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (30.30%) VMware
3 6 (9.09%) Cisco
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle
4 5 (7.58%) HP
5 4 (6.06%) Polycom
5 4 (6.06%) Altiris
5 4 (6.06%) Avaya
6 3 (4.55%) Mitel
7 2 (3.03%) Sophos
7 2 (3.03%) Citrix
7 2 (3.03%) Dell
8 1 (1.52%) EMC
8 1 (1.52%) NetApp
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.52%) Percona
8 1 (1.52%) Trustwave
8 1 (1.52%) Qualys
8 1 (1.52%) EPiServer
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