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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 29 59 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.06% 19.03% 19.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.71% 80.82% 65.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 27
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £110 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £451 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £321
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 19 15
Average hourly rate £10.00 £13.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +6.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -6.45%
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
79 73 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.22% 23.55% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 25 37
Average daily rate £350 £281 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £110 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 20
Average hourly rate £10.00 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.35 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -6.25%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015, 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 33 (43.42%) Active Directory
2 31 (40.79%) Windows 7
3 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
5 20 (26.32%) VMware
6 18 (23.68%) SQL
7 17 (22.37%) Linux
8 16 (21.05%) UNIX
8 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
10 13 (17.11%) Oracle
10 13 (17.11%) MS Exchange
11 12 (15.79%) SCCM
12 11 (14.47%) Windows XP
12 11 (14.47%) Firewall
12 11 (14.47%) Office 365
13 10 (13.16%) Citrix
14 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (11.84%) Cisco
14 9 (11.84%) PL/SQL
14 9 (11.84%) MS Office
14 9 (11.84%) ITIL
15 8 (10.53%) DNS
15 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (10.53%) SDLC
16 7 (9.21%) Migration
16 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
17 6 (7.89%) HP
17 6 (7.89%) WAN
17 6 (7.89%) MS Excel

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 13 (17.11%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.26%) Apache
4 4 (5.26%) JBoss
5 3 (3.95%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.95%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (3.95%) Moodle
5 3 (3.95%) Lync
6 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.63%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.63%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Office
2 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.63%) MS Project
4 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) Firewall
2 8 (10.53%) DNS
3 6 (7.89%) WAN
4 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.58%) Wireless
4 5 (6.58%) VLAN
5 4 (5.26%) DMZ
6 3 (3.95%) Internet
6 3 (3.95%) SSL
6 3 (3.95%) SAN
6 3 (3.95%) LAN
6 3 (3.95%) IP Telephony
6 3 (3.95%) NAS
7 2 (2.63%) FCoE
7 2 (2.63%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.63%) LDAP
7 2 (2.63%) DHCP
7 2 (2.63%) VoIP
8 1 (1.32%) MPLS
8 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.32%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (1.32%) MySQL
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.32%) OLTP
5 1 (1.32%) DB2
5 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.32%) Subversion
1 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (18.42%) Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Support Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Administrator
4 8 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Developer
6 6 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.58%) Server Support
7 5 (6.58%) Desktop Support
7 5 (6.58%) Server Support Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Server Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 5 (6.58%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (3.95%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.95%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.58%) CSS
3 4 (5.26%) Web Services
3 4 (5.26%) J2EE
3 4 (5.26%) HTML
4 3 (3.95%) WPF
5 2 (2.63%) LINQ
5 2 (2.63%) HTML5
5 2 (2.63%) WCF
6 1 (1.32%) XML
6 1 (1.32%) POSIX
6 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.32%) jQuery
6 1 (1.32%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Clustering
2 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.63%) Grid Computing
2 2 (2.63%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.63%) Physics
2 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) iPad
3 1 (1.32%) HACMP
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.32%) Replication
3 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.79%) Windows 7
2 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (22.37%) Linux
4 16 (21.05%) UNIX
4 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (14.47%) Windows XP
6 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.89%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.26%) Solaris
8 4 (5.26%) Windows Vista
9 3 (3.95%) SUSE
9 3 (3.95%) AIX
10 2 (2.63%) HPUX
10 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.32%) CentOS
11 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.84%) ITIL
2 8 (10.53%) SDLC
3 7 (9.21%) Migration
4 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (5.26%) Security Patching
5 3 (3.95%) Load Balancing
5 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
5 3 (3.95%) Project Management
5 3 (3.95%) Change Management
5 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.63%) MVC
6 2 (2.63%) Network Management
6 2 (2.63%) Requirements Management
6 2 (2.63%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.63%) High Availability
6 2 (2.63%) Server Building
6 2 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.63%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.68%) SQL
2 9 (11.84%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.58%) C#
4 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.95%) Perl
6 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.63%) VB
6 2 (2.63%) Korn
6 2 (2.63%) C-shell
6 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.32%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.63%) CCNP
3 2 (2.63%) CCNA
3 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.32%) MCITP
4 1 (1.32%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (1.32%) CISSP
4 1 (1.32%) MCP
4 1 (1.32%) MCSE
4 1 (1.32%) MCSA
4 1 (1.32%) OCP
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (43.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.63%) XenApp
5 2 (2.63%) XenServer
5 2 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.63%) vSphere
5 2 (2.63%) KVM
5 2 (2.63%) Samba
5 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.32%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) SCCM
2 4 (5.26%) WSUS
3 2 (2.63%) OpenView
3 2 (2.63%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.32%) SCOM
4 1 (1.32%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.32%) VMware
3 13 (17.11%) Oracle
4 10 (13.16%) Citrix
5 9 (11.84%) Cisco
6 6 (7.89%) HP
7 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.58%) Sophos
8 3 (3.95%) F5
8 3 (3.95%) Lotus
9 2 (2.63%) Veritas
9 2 (2.63%) Juniper
9 2 (2.63%) PlateSpin
9 2 (2.63%) Sun
9 2 (2.63%) Cognos
9 2 (2.63%) Opsware
10 1 (1.32%) Apple
10 1 (1.32%) Lumension
10 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
10 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
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