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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 17 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 11.41% 17.70% 32.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.22% 68.97% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 13
Average daily rate £300 £175 £118
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +48.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £100 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £294 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £295
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 22
Average hourly rate £13.00 £23.00 £12.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% +85.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £25.00 £23.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -
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
36 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 24.16% 25.66% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 14
Average daily rate £300 £188 £118
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +59.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £100 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £365 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 22
Average hourly rate £22.25 £21.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% +72.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
3 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (23.08%) Finance
6 7 (17.95%) VMware
6 7 (17.95%) SQL
6 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
7 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (15.38%) Project Management
7 6 (15.38%) Supplier Management
7 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
8 5 (12.82%) Linux
8 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
9 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
9 4 (10.26%) HP
9 4 (10.26%) Cisco
9 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (10.26%) Project Governance
10 3 (7.69%) Office 365
10 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.69%) AppDNA
10 3 (7.69%) SCCM
10 3 (7.69%) MCDST
10 3 (7.69%) MSI
10 3 (7.69%) SAN
10 3 (7.69%) LAN
10 3 (7.69%) WAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (2.56%) Lync
1 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
1 3 (7.69%) LAN
1 3 (7.69%) SAN
1 3 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (5.13%) DHCP
2 2 (5.13%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) VLAN
2 2 (5.13%) VoIP
3 1 (2.56%) NAS
3 1 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.56%) Wireless
3 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MSI
2 2 (5.13%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Project Manager
2 5 (12.82%) Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Consultant
3 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Support
4 2 (5.13%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Governance Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) IT Operations Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) IT Support
4 2 (5.13%) Mainframe Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Network Support
4 2 (5.13%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Project Governance Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
2 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.13%) AIX
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.13%) zOS
6 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (15.38%) Project Management
2 6 (15.38%) Supplier Management
3 4 (10.26%) Project Governance
4 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Application Discovery
5 2 (5.13%) Application Packaging
5 2 (5.13%) Change Control
5 2 (5.13%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (5.13%) Defect Management
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) SIEM
5 2 (5.13%) Software Licensing
5 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCDST
2 3 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) CCNA
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) AppDNA
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.13%) QRadar
2 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco
3 4 (10.26%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Avaya
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
4 2 (5.13%) Mitel
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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