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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 26 40 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 21.85% 35.09% 19.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.25% 85.11% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 16
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£225 £250 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £85 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £380 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.60 £15.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £56.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +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
32 47 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 26.89% 41.23% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 16
Average daily rate £365 £260 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.38% +15.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £117.50 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -

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 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
3 15 (33.33%) Firewall
4 13 (28.89%) Cisco
4 13 (28.89%) MS Office
4 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
5 10 (22.22%) VMware
5 10 (22.22%) SCCM
6 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
7 7 (15.56%) Python
7 7 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (13.33%) Finance
8 6 (13.33%) Wireless
8 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 5 (11.11%) Oracle
9 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
9 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
9 5 (11.11%) LAN
9 5 (11.11%) WAN
9 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
9 5 (11.11%) vSphere
10 4 (8.89%) Blue Coat
10 4 (8.89%) ProxySG
10 4 (8.89%) Symantec
10 4 (8.89%) Sophos
10 4 (8.89%) Citrix
10 4 (8.89%) SQL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Office
2 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (13.33%) Wireless
4 5 (11.11%) LAN
4 5 (11.11%) WAN
5 3 (6.67%) SSL
5 3 (6.67%) Network Security
6 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.44%) SAN
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.44%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) VPN
7 1 (2.22%) DNS
7 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) EDMS
3 1 (2.22%) DB2
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) IT Support
3 7 (15.56%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (15.56%) Service Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Network Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.22%) CCTV
1 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 4 (8.89%) UNIX
5 4 (8.89%) Linux
6 3 (6.67%) zOS
6 3 (6.67%) AIX
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.89%) ITIL
2 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (6.67%) Migration
2 3 (6.67%) SIEM
2 3 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (2.22%) Database Security
3 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
3 1 (2.22%) Information Security
3 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis
3 1 (2.22%) Supplier Management
3 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.22%) Release Management
3 1 (2.22%) Time Management
3 1 (2.22%) BCP
3 1 (2.22%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) Python
2 4 (8.89%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) VBA
4 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) MCP
1 2 (4.44%) HNC
1 2 (4.44%) MCSE
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.11%) vSphere
3 4 (8.89%) ProxySG
4 3 (6.67%) RACF
4 3 (6.67%) ACF2
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.22%) XenApp
5 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.89%) Cisco
3 10 (22.22%) VMware
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle
5 4 (8.89%) Symantec
5 4 (8.89%) Sophos
5 4 (8.89%) Blue Coat
5 4 (8.89%) Citrix
6 3 (6.67%) IBM
6 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.67%) Splunk
6 3 (6.67%) Lumension
6 3 (6.67%) AlgoSec
6 3 (6.67%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.44%) HP
7 2 (4.44%) EMC
8 1 (2.22%) Avaya
8 1 (2.22%) Apple
8 1 (2.22%) Adobe
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £110 - 130 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £9.50 - £13.50 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago