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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 39 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.66% 15.11% 13.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 82.35% 59.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 19
Average daily rate
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£313 £335 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +39.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £184 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £350 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £14.90 £11.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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 51 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 28.42% 18.35% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 9 41
Average daily rate £325 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £125 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £11.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £14.60 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 44 (49.44%) Active Directory
2 34 (38.20%) Windows 7
3 32 (35.96%) Microsoft
4 22 (24.72%) Linux
5 21 (23.60%) Windows XP
6 18 (20.22%) UNIX
6 18 (20.22%) SQL
7 17 (19.10%) MS Office
8 15 (16.85%) Oracle
8 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (13.48%) VMware
10 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (13.48%) MS Exchange
11 11 (12.36%) Citrix
12 10 (11.24%) Cisco
12 10 (11.24%) DNS
12 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
12 10 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (8.99%) Windows 8
13 8 (8.99%) SCCM
13 8 (8.99%) Firewall
13 8 (8.99%) Migration
13 8 (8.99%) TCP/IP
13 8 (8.99%) HP
14 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
14 7 (7.87%) Service Management
14 7 (7.87%) Office 365
15 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
15 6 (6.74%) Internet

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 12 (13.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.62%) Lync
4 4 (4.49%) IIS
5 3 (3.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.37%) Moodle
6 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.25%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.12%) Apache
7 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.12%) CMS
7 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (19.10%) MS Office
2 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) DNS
2 8 (8.99%) Firewall
2 8 (8.99%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.74%) Internet
4 5 (5.62%) ADSL
4 5 (5.62%) Broadband
5 4 (4.49%) DMZ
6 3 (3.37%) SSL
6 3 (3.37%) LAN
6 3 (3.37%) WAN
6 3 (3.37%) DHCP
6 3 (3.37%) HTTP
7 2 (2.25%) FCoE
7 2 (2.25%) VLAN
7 2 (2.25%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.25%) Wireless
7 2 (2.25%) SNMP
7 2 (2.25%) LDAP
8 1 (1.12%) VPN
8 1 (1.12%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.25%) DB2
2 2 (2.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.12%) OLTP
3 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.12%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (1.12%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Fiddler
1 3 (3.37%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.25%) Subversion
2 2 (2.25%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.12%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (2.25%) Finance
1 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.12%) Banking
2 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (17.98%) Analyst
2 13 (14.61%) Support Engineer
3 10 (11.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (11.24%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (7.87%) Administrator
4 7 (7.87%) Desktop Support
4 7 (7.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) IT Support
7 4 (4.49%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Consultant
7 4 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.49%) Server Support
8 3 (3.37%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.37%) Field Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) .NET
2 5 (5.62%) HTML
2 5 (5.62%) XML
3 4 (4.49%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.49%) Web Services
3 4 (4.49%) CSS
4 3 (3.37%) XHTML
4 3 (3.37%) WCF
4 3 (3.37%) REST
5 2 (2.25%) WPF
5 2 (2.25%) jQuery
6 1 (1.12%) SOAP
6 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.12%) ADSI
6 1 (1.12%) X-Windows
6 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.12%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.37%) Blackberry
1 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.25%) FMCG
3 1 (1.12%) EPoS
3 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.12%) Replication
3 1 (1.12%) Clustering
3 1 (1.12%) HACMP
3 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.12%) PKI
3 1 (1.12%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.20%) Windows 7
2 22 (24.72%) Linux
3 21 (23.60%) Windows XP
4 18 (20.22%) UNIX
5 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (8.99%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.49%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.49%) Windows Vista
9 4 (4.49%) AIX
10 3 (3.37%) Solaris
11 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.12%) SUSE
12 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.12%) CentOS
12 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (8.99%) Migration
2 7 (7.87%) Service Management
3 6 (6.74%) ITIL
4 5 (5.62%) Configuration Management
4 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (5.62%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.37%) MVC
5 3 (3.37%) Release Management
6 2 (2.25%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.25%) Network Management
6 2 (2.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.25%) SOA
6 2 (2.25%) ETL
7 1 (1.12%) Data Modelling
7 1 (1.12%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.12%) Change Management
7 1 (1.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.12%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.12%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.22%) SQL
2 6 (6.74%) PL/SQL
2 6 (6.74%) C#
3 3 (3.37%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.25%) Perl
5 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.12%) Java
5 1 (1.12%) AWK
5 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.62%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.62%) VCP4
3 4 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.25%) Degree
4 2 (2.25%) MCSE
5 1 (1.12%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (49.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.49%) vSphere
4 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.25%) XenApp
4 2 (2.25%) XenServer
5 1 (1.12%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) SCCM
2 5 (5.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (5.62%) WSUS
2 5 (5.62%) WMI
3 4 (4.49%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.25%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.12%) Control-M
5 1 (1.12%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.12%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 32 (35.96%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.85%) Oracle
3 12 (13.48%) VMware
4 11 (12.36%) Citrix
5 10 (11.24%) Cisco
6 8 (8.99%) HP
7 5 (5.62%) EMC
8 4 (4.49%) Sophos
8 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.37%) Serena
10 2 (2.25%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.25%) CollabNet
10 2 (2.25%) Lotus
10 2 (2.25%) Dell
10 2 (2.25%) Apple
11 1 (1.12%) NetApp
11 1 (1.12%) Veeam
11 1 (1.12%) Splunk
11 1 (1.12%) Lumension
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