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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 35 63 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 7.22% 18.75% 19.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.67% 76.83% 74.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 47
Average daily rate
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£319 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £208 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 16
Average hourly rate £14.25 £13.13 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -11.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £14.18 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
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
84 82 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 17.32% 24.40% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 31 61
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £208 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.38 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.41% +2.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.54 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £13.58 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 3 August 2015.

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
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 3 August 2015. 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 -21 27 £313 -2.34% 25
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 40 (43.01%) Active Directory
2 30 (32.26%) Windows 7
3 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (23.66%) VMware
5 21 (22.58%) SQL
6 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
7 19 (20.43%) MS Exchange
8 18 (19.35%) Windows XP
8 18 (19.35%) Linux
9 17 (18.28%) MS Office
9 17 (18.28%) UNIX
9 17 (18.28%) SCCM
10 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
11 14 (15.05%) Oracle
11 14 (15.05%) Windows Vista
12 13 (13.98%) DNS
13 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (12.90%) Firewall
14 11 (11.83%) Citrix
14 11 (11.83%) .NET
15 10 (10.75%) Migration
15 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (10.75%) Office 365
16 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
16 9 (9.68%) PL/SQL
16 9 (9.68%) ITIL
16 9 (9.68%) Blackberry
16 9 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (20.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.30%) Apache
4 4 (4.30%) JBoss
5 3 (3.23%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.23%) Moodle
6 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.15%) Lync
6 2 (2.15%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.15%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.15%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.15%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.15%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (18.28%) MS Office
2 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.30%) MS Project
4 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.75%) Office 365
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.98%) DNS
2 12 (12.90%) Firewall
3 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.53%) WAN
5 6 (6.45%) DHCP
5 6 (6.45%) SAN
6 5 (5.38%) DMZ
6 5 (5.38%) SSL
6 5 (5.38%) VLAN
7 4 (4.30%) Wireless
7 4 (4.30%) Internet
7 4 (4.30%) LAN
8 3 (3.23%) NAS
9 2 (2.15%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.15%) FCoE
9 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.15%) LDAP
9 2 (2.15%) VoIP
9 2 (2.15%) HTTP
10 1 (1.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.08%) DTS
5 1 (1.08%) OLTP
5 1 (1.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.08%) DB2
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.08%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (4.30%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (19.35%) Analyst
2 16 (17.20%) Support Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Server Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Support Analyst
4 11 (11.83%) Developer
5 10 (10.75%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (9.68%) Administrator
7 8 (8.60%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (8.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) IT Support
9 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 5 (5.38%) Migration Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Server Support
10 5 (5.38%) Desktop Support
10 5 (5.38%) Server Support Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Server Administrator
11 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) IT Support Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) .NET
2 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.45%) Web Services
4 5 (5.38%) CSS
4 5 (5.38%) HTML
5 4 (4.30%) WPF
5 4 (4.30%) J2EE
6 3 (3.23%) LINQ
6 3 (3.23%) HTML5
7 2 (2.15%) jQuery
7 2 (2.15%) XML
7 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.15%) WCF
8 1 (1.08%) POSIX
8 1 (1.08%) WebCenter
8 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.23%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.23%) Physics
2 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.23%) Clustering
2 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.15%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.08%) HACMP
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Replication
4 1 (1.08%) iPad
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.26%) Windows 7
2 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (19.35%) Linux
4 18 (19.35%) Windows XP
5 17 (18.28%) UNIX
6 14 (15.05%) Windows Vista
7 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.38%) Solaris
9 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.23%) SUSE
9 3 (3.23%) AIX
9 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.15%) HPUX
10 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.15%) Windows NT
10 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.08%) VMS
11 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.75%) Migration
2 9 (9.68%) ITIL
3 8 (8.60%) SDLC
4 6 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.38%) Security Patching
6 4 (4.30%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (4.30%) Change Management
6 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.23%) Project Management
7 3 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.23%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.23%) Server Building
8 2 (2.15%) Application Discovery
8 2 (2.15%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.15%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (2.15%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.15%) Requirements Management
8 2 (2.15%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.15%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.58%) SQL
2 9 (9.68%) PL/SQL
3 8 (8.60%) C#
4 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.23%) Perl
5 3 (3.23%) VB
6 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.15%) VBScript
6 2 (2.15%) C-shell
6 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.15%) Korn
7 1 (1.08%) AWK
7 1 (1.08%) VB6
7 1 (1.08%) VBA
7 1 (1.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.38%) MCP
2 5 (5.38%) MCSA
2 5 (5.38%) MCITP
2 5 (5.38%) Degree
3 4 (4.30%) MCDST
3 4 (4.30%) MCTS
4 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) CCNP
5 2 (2.15%) CCNA
6 1 (1.08%) CISSP
6 1 (1.08%) MCSE
6 1 (1.08%) OCP
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (43.01%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.30%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.15%) Samba
6 2 (2.15%) XenApp
6 2 (2.15%) XenServer
6 2 (2.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.15%) vSphere
6 2 (2.15%) KVM
7 1 (1.08%) NFS
7 1 (1.08%) MetaFrame
7 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (18.28%) SCCM
2 5 (5.38%) WSUS
3 3 (3.23%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.15%) OpenView
5 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.08%) SCOM
5 1 (1.08%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.66%) VMware
3 14 (15.05%) Oracle
4 11 (11.83%) Citrix
5 7 (7.53%) Cisco
5 7 (7.53%) HP
6 6 (6.45%) Sophos
7 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.23%) F5
8 3 (3.23%) Sun
8 3 (3.23%) Lotus
9 2 (2.15%) Veritas
9 2 (2.15%) Juniper
9 2 (2.15%) PlateSpin
9 2 (2.15%) Dell
9 2 (2.15%) Cognos
9 2 (2.15%) Apple
9 2 (2.15%) Opsware
10 1 (1.08%) Lumension
10 1 (1.08%) Xamarin
Nottingham
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £18 - £20 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago