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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 7.41% 21.28% 23.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 74.07% 58.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 21
Median daily rate £195 £175 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £101 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £515 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £10.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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
40 27 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 29.63% 28.72% 40.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 35
Median daily rate £230 £225 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £103 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £555 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Median hourly rate - £10.75 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
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 30 May 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 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
2 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (18.18%) MS Office
5 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) LAN
6 3 (13.64%) VoIP
6 3 (13.64%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) Avaya
6 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
7 2 (9.09%) CCNA
7 2 (9.09%) Mitel
7 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 2 (9.09%) Local Government
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (9.09%) VLAN
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.09%) CTC Cleared

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 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
3 4 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
1 1 (4.55%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) VoIP
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.55%) NAS
4 1 (4.55%) Skype
4 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Support Technician
2 3 (13.64%) Field Support Technician
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Support
3 2 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Network Support
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Server Support
4 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Classic ASP
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (9.09%) Change Control
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Project Governance
2 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.55%) CRM
3 1 (4.55%) Demand Management
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.55%) Line Management
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 6 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) Avaya
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Mitel
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) Apple
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Sage
4 1 (4.55%) Toshiba
4 1 (4.55%) Veeam