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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 30 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 9.80% 11.96% 15.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.22% 54.35% 69.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 8
Average daily rate
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£320 £313 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -15.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £126 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £330 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.90% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £14.40 £27.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £14.17 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+7.65% -10.06%
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
49 46 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 16.01% 22.01% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 17
Average daily rate £325 £328 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -15.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £138 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.15 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.70 £14.90 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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 October 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 October 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 +1 9 £275 -15.38% 13
Middlesbrough - 2 - - 2
Harrogate -7 1 - - 2
Skipton - 1 - -
Windows
Yorkshire

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
2 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
3 24 (35.82%) Windows 7
4 20 (29.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (29.85%) Windows XP
5 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (25.37%) VMware
7 14 (20.90%) Migration
8 13 (19.40%) PowerShell
9 12 (17.91%) Finance
9 12 (17.91%) MS Office
10 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
10 11 (16.42%) SCCM
11 9 (13.43%) ITIL
12 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
12 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
13 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (10.45%) Citrix
13 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (8.96%) vSphere
14 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (8.96%) Application Packaging
14 6 (8.96%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (8.96%) IIS
15 5 (7.46%) Linux
15 5 (7.46%) VoIP
15 5 (7.46%) Cisco
15 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
16 4 (5.97%) MCITP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.96%) IIS
3 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.97%) Lync
4 4 (5.97%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (5.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.49%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (1.49%) nginx
6 1 (1.49%) Jetty
6 1 (1.49%) CMS
6 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.49%) Apache
6 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Office
2 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) VoIP
2 4 (5.97%) PBX
2 4 (5.97%) MGCP
2 4 (5.97%) H.323
3 2 (2.99%) Firewall
3 2 (2.99%) FTP
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 2 (2.99%) LAN
3 2 (2.99%) WAN
3 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.49%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) SAN
4 1 (1.49%) DMZ
4 1 (1.49%) Intranet
4 1 (1.49%) DHCP
4 1 (1.49%) HTTP
4 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MSI
1 1 (1.49%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.49%) Selenium
1 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
1 1 (1.49%) MSTest
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.99%) Norwegian Language
3 1 (1.49%) Military
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Analyst
2 7 (10.45%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (8.96%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (8.96%) Service Analyst
3 6 (8.96%) Desktop Support
3 6 (8.96%) Consultant
3 6 (8.96%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
4 4 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (5.97%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (5.97%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) IT Support
5 3 (4.48%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (4.48%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) Migration Consultant
6 2 (2.99%) Field Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Application Packaging
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (4.48%) Middleware
3 2 (2.99%) .NET
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.49%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Clustering
1 4 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.49%) NHS
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.82%) Windows 7
2 20 (29.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (29.85%) Windows XP
3 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.46%) Linux
6 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.49%) Debian
7 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.49%) Android
7 1 (1.49%) CentOS
7 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Migration
2 9 (13.43%) ITIL
3 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (5.97%) High Availability
5 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.48%) SOA
5 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.99%) Service Management
6 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.99%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (2.99%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.49%) TDD
7 1 (1.49%) Use Case
7 1 (1.49%) Time Management
7 1 (1.49%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.49%) Change Management
7 1 (1.49%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.48%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) VBScript
3 2 (2.99%) Python
3 2 (2.99%) C#
4 1 (1.49%) Java
4 1 (1.49%) Perl
4 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.97%) MCITP
2 4 (5.97%) MCSE
3 3 (4.48%) CCNA
3 3 (4.48%) CCA
3 3 (4.48%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (4.48%) CCEA
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.49%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (8.96%) vSphere
4 4 (5.97%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (5.97%) VMware Server
4 4 (5.97%) ISA Server
4 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.97%) XenApp
5 3 (4.48%) XenServer
5 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.49%) Varnish
6 1 (1.49%) Corosync
6 1 (1.49%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.37%) VMware
3 7 (10.45%) Citrix
4 5 (7.46%) Cisco
5 4 (5.97%) Avaya
5 4 (5.97%) Polycom
6 3 (4.48%) AppSense
6 3 (4.48%) Wyse
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle
6 3 (4.48%) Dell
7 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.49%) Symantec
7 1 (1.49%) Remedy
7 1 (1.49%) Sophos
7 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.49%) Splunk
7 1 (1.49%) Percona
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