The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 48 74 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.62% 23.20% 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.15% 80.43% 62.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £117 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £340 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.53 £17.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -9.37%
Windows
Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
104 92 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 25.18% 28.84% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 38 29
Average daily rate £350 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 7
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £18.88 £17.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 44 (41.12%) Active Directory
2 38 (35.51%) Microsoft
3 27 (25.23%) Linux
3 27 (25.23%) Windows 7
4 25 (23.36%) SQL
5 24 (22.43%) UNIX
6 23 (21.50%) MS Office
7 21 (19.63%) Oracle
8 19 (17.76%) Windows XP
9 16 (14.95%) MS Excel
10 14 (13.08%) VMware
11 13 (12.15%) C#
11 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (11.21%) .NET
12 12 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
13 11 (10.28%) MS Exchange
13 11 (10.28%) HP
13 11 (10.28%) Citrix
13 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (10.28%) Windows 8
14 10 (9.35%) Security Cleared
14 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (8.41%) Cisco
15 9 (8.41%) Migration
15 9 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (7.48%) PL/SQL
16 8 (7.48%) XML
16 8 (7.48%) ITIL
16 8 (7.48%) Service Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 11 (10.28%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.67%) Lync
4 4 (3.74%) IIS
5 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.93%) CMS
6 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.93%) Kentico
6 1 (0.93%) Apache
6 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (21.50%) MS Office
2 16 (14.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.54%) DNS
2 6 (5.61%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.67%) Firewall
4 4 (3.74%) Internet
4 4 (3.74%) ADSL
4 4 (3.74%) Broadband
4 4 (3.74%) DHCP
5 3 (2.80%) HTTP
5 3 (2.80%) LDAP
6 2 (1.87%) FCoE
6 2 (1.87%) SAN
6 2 (1.87%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.87%) SNMP
6 2 (1.87%) LAN
6 2 (1.87%) VoIP
6 2 (1.87%) WAN
7 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.93%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.93%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.93%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.80%) Fiddler
2 3 (2.80%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.87%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.87%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.87%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.93%) MSI
4 1 (0.93%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
1 2 (1.87%) Retail
1 2 (1.87%) Local Government
2 1 (0.93%) Games
2 1 (0.93%) Banking
2 1 (0.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (25.23%) Analyst
2 14 (13.08%) Developer
3 11 (10.28%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (10.28%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (7.48%) Support Engineer
5 6 (5.61%) C# Developer
6 5 (4.67%) IT Support
6 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (4.67%) Desktop Support
7 4 (3.74%) Architect
7 4 (3.74%) Consultant
7 4 (3.74%) Service Analyst
7 4 (3.74%) Administrator
7 4 (3.74%) .NET Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (3.74%) Rollout Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Configuration Analyst
8 3 (2.80%) Server Engineer
8 3 (2.80%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.21%) .NET
2 8 (7.48%) XML
2 8 (7.48%) WinForms
3 7 (6.54%) WPF
4 6 (5.61%) .NET Framework
4 6 (5.61%) HTML
4 6 (5.61%) WCF
5 5 (4.67%) Web Services
5 5 (4.67%) Silverlight
6 3 (2.80%) JSON
6 3 (2.80%) XHTML
6 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.80%) REST
7 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (1.87%) CSS
7 2 (1.87%) ADSI
7 2 (1.87%) jQuery
8 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.93%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.80%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.87%) NHS
3 2 (1.87%) Clustering
3 2 (1.87%) PKI
3 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.87%) FMCG
4 1 (0.93%) iPad
4 1 (0.93%) Handset
4 1 (0.93%) EPoS
4 1 (0.93%) Statistics
4 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.23%) Linux
1 27 (25.23%) Windows 7
2 24 (22.43%) UNIX
3 19 (17.76%) Windows XP
4 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (10.28%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.74%) AIX
8 3 (2.80%) Solaris
8 3 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.80%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (8.41%) Migration
2 8 (7.48%) Service Management
2 8 (7.48%) ITIL
3 6 (5.61%) Configuration Management
3 6 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (4.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (3.74%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (3.74%) MVC
5 4 (3.74%) Project Management
6 3 (2.80%) Release Management
7 2 (1.87%) TOGAF
7 2 (1.87%) Software Engineering
7 2 (1.87%) SOA
7 2 (1.87%) OOP
7 2 (1.87%) Information Security
7 2 (1.87%) Test Strategy
7 2 (1.87%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (1.87%) Web Development
7 2 (1.87%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.36%) SQL
2 13 (12.15%) C#
3 8 (7.48%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.87%) Perl
5 2 (1.87%) VB
6 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.93%) Java
6 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) MCSE
4 2 (1.87%) ISEB
4 2 (1.87%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.87%) MCP
4 2 (1.87%) MCITP
4 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.87%) Degree
5 1 (0.93%) CCENT
5 1 (0.93%) CISM
5 1 (0.93%) GIAC
5 1 (0.93%) ISSAP
5 1 (0.93%) ISSEP
5 1 (0.93%) ISSMP
5 1 (0.93%) MCDST
5 1 (0.93%) MCTS
5 1 (0.93%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (41.12%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.61%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.80%) vSphere
5 2 (1.87%) XenApp
5 2 (1.87%) XenServer
5 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.93%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.93%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) WMI
2 4 (3.74%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (3.74%) SCCM
3 2 (1.87%) SCOM
4 1 (0.93%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.93%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.93%) Control-M
4 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (35.51%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.63%) Oracle
3 14 (13.08%) VMware
4 11 (10.28%) HP
4 11 (10.28%) Citrix
5 9 (8.41%) Cisco
6 5 (4.67%) Serena
7 4 (3.74%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.74%) EMC
8 3 (2.80%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.87%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.87%) Dell
9 2 (1.87%) CollabNet
9 2 (1.87%) NetApp
10 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.93%) SAP
10 1 (0.93%) Software AG
10 1 (0.93%) Splunk
10 1 (0.93%) Xamarin
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
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