The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 66 117 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 13.95% 24.68% 14.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.08% 80.14% 56.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 54 19
Average daily rate
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£300 £273 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% +4.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £125 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £332 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 12
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.35 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £19.23 £17.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.91%
Windows
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
103 146 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 21.78% 30.80% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 68 41
Average daily rate £310 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £138 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £339 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 14
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £20.06 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -2 54 £318 +15.45% 18
Mansfield - 1 - - 2
Sutton-in-Ashfield - - - -
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 57 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 50 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 38 (28.15%) Windows 7
4 31 (22.96%) Windows XP
4 31 (22.96%) MS Office
5 28 (20.74%) Linux
6 24 (17.78%) UNIX
6 24 (17.78%) SQL
7 23 (17.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (14.81%) Oracle
8 20 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (14.07%) MS Exchange
9 19 (14.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (12.59%) MS Excel
10 17 (12.59%) VMware
11 16 (11.85%) SQL Server
12 14 (10.37%) Windows 8
13 13 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (9.63%) C#
14 12 (8.89%) .NET
14 12 (8.89%) HP
14 12 (8.89%) Citrix
15 11 (8.15%) Cisco
15 11 (8.15%) ITIL
15 11 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (7.41%) Firewall
16 10 (7.41%) TCP/IP
17 8 (5.93%) WinForms
17 8 (5.93%) Migration
17 8 (5.93%) SCCM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 19 (14.07%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.19%) Lync
4 6 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.74%) Kentico
7 1 (0.74%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.74%) IIS
7 1 (0.74%) Apache
7 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (22.96%) MS Office
2 17 (12.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.74%) PrintSoft PReS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) PaaS
2 1 (0.74%) IaaS
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 10 (7.41%) Firewall
2 8 (5.93%) DNS
3 6 (4.44%) SAN
4 5 (3.70%) ADSL
4 5 (3.70%) Broadband
4 5 (3.70%) LAN
4 5 (3.70%) WAN
4 5 (3.70%) DHCP
4 5 (3.70%) Internet
5 3 (2.22%) VoIP
6 2 (1.48%) HTTP
6 2 (1.48%) SNMP
6 2 (1.48%) Wireless
6 2 (1.48%) FCoE
7 1 (0.74%) LDAP
7 1 (0.74%) VPN
7 1 (0.74%) DMZ
7 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.74%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.96%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.48%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.74%) DB2
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.48%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.48%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.48%) Subversion
3 1 (0.74%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.74%) MSI
3 1 (0.74%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.74%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (5.19%) Retail
2 6 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.22%) Finance
4 2 (1.48%) Legal
4 2 (1.48%) Local Government
4 2 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.74%) Games
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (23.70%) Analyst
2 17 (12.59%) 2nd Line Support
3 14 (10.37%) Support Engineer
4 13 (9.63%) Developer
5 11 (8.15%) Technical Analyst
5 11 (8.15%) IT Support
6 9 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (6.67%) Service Analyst
7 8 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (5.93%) Deployment Engineer
8 7 (5.19%) Administrator
9 6 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.44%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.44%) Server Engineer
10 5 (3.70%) IT Administrator
10 5 (3.70%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.70%) Architect
10 5 (3.70%) Desktop Support
10 5 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (2.96%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.89%) .NET
2 8 (5.93%) WinForms
3 6 (4.44%) XML
3 6 (4.44%) WPF
4 5 (3.70%) Silverlight
4 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.70%) HTML
5 4 (2.96%) Web Services
5 4 (2.96%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.96%) JSON
5 4 (2.96%) WCF
6 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (1.48%) REST
6 2 (1.48%) CSS
7 1 (0.74%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.74%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.74%) XSD
7 1 (0.74%) XHTML
7 1 (0.74%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.93%) Blackberry
2 6 (4.44%) FMCG
2 6 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.48%) Clustering
4 2 (1.48%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.48%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.48%) NHS
5 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.74%) EPoS
5 1 (0.74%) Handset
5 1 (0.74%) PKI
5 1 (0.74%) Statistics
5 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.74%) Open Source
5 1 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (28.15%) Windows 7
2 31 (22.96%) Windows XP
3 28 (20.74%) Linux
4 24 (17.78%) UNIX
5 23 (17.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (14.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (10.37%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.70%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.96%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.96%) AIX
10 4 (2.96%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.22%) Solaris
11 3 (2.22%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (8.15%) ITIL
2 8 (5.93%) Service Management
2 8 (5.93%) Migration
3 7 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (4.44%) Configuration Management
4 6 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (3.70%) MVC
6 4 (2.96%) Release Management
6 4 (2.96%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.22%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (2.22%) Software Engineering
7 3 (2.22%) Project Management
7 3 (2.22%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.48%) OOP
8 2 (1.48%) SOA
8 2 (1.48%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.48%) Information Security
8 2 (1.48%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.48%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.78%) SQL
2 13 (9.63%) C#
3 8 (5.93%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.48%) Perl
5 2 (1.48%) VB
6 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.74%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.74%) Java
6 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (5.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.96%) MCITP
4 3 (2.22%) MCP
5 2 (1.48%) MCSE
5 2 (1.48%) MCSA
5 2 (1.48%) ISEB
5 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.48%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.48%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.48%) MCDST
5 2 (1.48%) MCTS
6 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.74%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.74%) ISSEP
6 1 (0.74%) ISSMP
6 1 (0.74%) Degree
6 1 (0.74%) CCENT
6 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.19%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.96%) vSphere
5 3 (2.22%) XenApp
5 3 (2.22%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.48%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.48%) XenServer
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (5.93%) SCCM
2 4 (2.96%) SCOM
2 4 (2.96%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (2.22%) WMI
4 1 (0.74%) WSUS
4 1 (0.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.74%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.74%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 50 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.81%) Oracle
3 17 (12.59%) VMware
4 12 (8.89%) HP
4 12 (8.89%) Citrix
5 11 (8.15%) Cisco
6 5 (3.70%) EMC
6 5 (3.70%) Serena
7 4 (2.96%) SolarWinds
7 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.22%) Dell
9 2 (1.48%) SAP
9 2 (1.48%) Software AG
9 2 (1.48%) NetApp
9 2 (1.48%) Symantec
9 2 (1.48%) CollabNet
9 2 (1.48%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.74%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
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