The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 16 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 10.26% 20.79% 22.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.81% 65.63% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 33
Median daily rate £425 £198 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.18% -17.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £143 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £493 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -31.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +6.89%
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
62 32 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 39.74% 31.68% 36.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 48
Median daily rate £485 £225 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -43.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norwich region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 July 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Norwich region with a requirement for Windows.

1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
5 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 6 (23.08%) MS Office
5 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
6 5 (19.23%) BIG-IP
6 5 (19.23%) Firewall
6 5 (19.23%) Unix
6 5 (19.23%) AIX
6 5 (19.23%) Solaris
6 5 (19.23%) HTML
6 5 (19.23%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle
6 5 (19.23%) Sun
6 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
6 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
6 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (19.23%) F5
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
6 5 (19.23%) Kalman Filter

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
3 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.69%) iPlanet
6 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (3.85%) CMS
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.85%) IIS
6 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Route 53
3 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) BIG-IP
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (11.54%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) Skype
5 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.54%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Support Technician
2 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Field Support Technician
2 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) IT Security Officer
3 2 (7.69%) Security Officer
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.85%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Server Support
4 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Support Assistant
4 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) JSP
3 3 (11.54%) HTML5
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) CMDB
2 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
1 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 5 (19.23%) AIX
3 5 (19.23%) Solaris
3 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
2 5 (19.23%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma
3 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) ISMS
5 2 (7.69%) IT Governance
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) SOLID
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) CISM
3 2 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) MCP
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) JSP 440
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) Docker
4 2 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
5 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
1 3 (11.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) F5
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 5 (19.23%) Sun
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) BEA
6 1 (3.85%) Adobe
6 1 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (3.85%) Avaya
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Sage
6 1 (3.85%) Toshiba
6 1 (3.85%) Veeam