The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich 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 3 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 30 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 22.22% 39.81% 16.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.92% 91.49% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 4
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£203 £140 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.64% -29.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £107 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £382 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 11
Average hourly rate £23.13 £12.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.00% -24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.92 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
Windows
Norfolk

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

Operating Systems Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 47 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 28.89% 43.52% 19.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 5
Average daily rate £264 £123 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.30% -51.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £108 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £356 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 11
Average hourly rate £23.00 £12.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.00% -24.24%
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 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.00%) Firewall
3 15 (30.00%) VMware
4 13 (26.00%) MS Office
5 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (22.00%) Cisco
6 11 (22.00%) ITIL
7 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle
8 9 (18.00%) Citrix
9 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (14.00%) SQL
9 7 (14.00%) SCCM
10 6 (12.00%) IIS
10 6 (12.00%) IBM Notes
10 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (12.00%) SLA
10 6 (12.00%) Lotus
10 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
11 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
11 5 (10.00%) vSphere
11 5 (10.00%) ITIL V3
11 5 (10.00%) HP
11 5 (10.00%) Terminal Services
11 5 (10.00%) Middleware
11 5 (10.00%) Apache

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 6 (12.00%) IIS
1 6 (12.00%) IBM Notes
1 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) Firewall
2 6 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (8.00%) Wireless
3 4 (8.00%) LDAP
4 3 (6.00%) LAN
4 3 (6.00%) WAN
4 3 (6.00%) DNS
5 2 (4.00%) SSL
5 2 (4.00%) SAN
5 2 (4.00%) DHCP
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.00%) Network Security
5 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) EDMS
3 1 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) IT Support
3 7 (14.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (14.00%) Service Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Network Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Middleware
2 2 (4.00%) Ajax
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.00%) WCF
2 2 (4.00%) WPF
2 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.00%) CMDB
2 2 (4.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (4.00%) zOS
5 2 (4.00%) UNIX
5 2 (4.00%) AIX
5 2 (4.00%) Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.00%) Android
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.00%) CRM
3 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.00%) Change Management
3 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.00%) Migration
5 2 (4.00%) Scrum
5 2 (4.00%) MVC
5 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.00%) SIEM
5 2 (4.00%) Analytics
5 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) Python
3 3 (6.00%) C
4 2 (4.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) MCP
3 2 (4.00%) HNC
3 2 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) HND
4 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 5 (10.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) ProxySG
4 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.00%) ACF2
5 2 (4.00%) RACF
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.00%) XenApp
6 1 (2.00%) XenServer
6 1 (2.00%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) SCCM
2 4 (8.00%) OpenView
3 3 (6.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.00%) WSUS
5 1 (2.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.00%) Cisco
4 9 (18.00%) Citrix
4 9 (18.00%) Oracle
5 6 (12.00%) Lotus
6 5 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (6.00%) Symantec
7 3 (6.00%) Sophos
7 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (6.00%) LANDesk
8 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.00%) Splunk
8 2 (4.00%) Lumension
8 2 (4.00%) AlgoSec
8 2 (4.00%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (4.00%) Apple
8 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (4.00%) Adobe
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