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 22 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 70 88 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 18.32% 16.42% 12.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.09% 73.95% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 45 13
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £318 £315
% change year-on-year
-5.25% +0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £22.93 £15.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
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
92 119 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 24.08% 22.20% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 61 21
Average daily rate £350 £300 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 13
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £22.38 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

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 22 August 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
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 22 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 55 £320 +6.66% 15
Worksop - - - -
Mansfield - - - - 1
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 66 (47.48%) Active Directory
2 49 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 49 (35.25%) Windows 7
3 43 (30.94%) Windows XP
4 35 (25.18%) MS Office
5 30 (21.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (18.71%) SQL
6 26 (18.71%) VMware
7 22 (15.83%) HP
7 22 (15.83%) MS Exchange
7 22 (15.83%) MS Excel
8 18 (12.95%) Linux
8 18 (12.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (12.23%) Cisco
10 16 (11.51%) Oracle
10 16 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (10.79%) ITIL
12 14 (10.07%) SQL Server
12 14 (10.07%) Blackberry
12 14 (10.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (9.35%) Citrix
13 13 (9.35%) Firewall
14 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (8.63%) .NET
14 12 (8.63%) UNIX
14 12 (8.63%) Hyper-V
15 11 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (7.91%) C#
16 10 (7.19%) TCP/IP
16 10 (7.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (15.83%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (6.47%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.04%) Lync
6 5 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.44%) NetWeaver
8 2 (1.44%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.72%) Liferay
9 1 (0.72%) Moodle
9 1 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.72%) CICS
9 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 35 (25.18%) MS Office
2 22 (15.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.72%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.72%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (0.72%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.44%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.72%) Line 500
2 1 (0.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) Office 365
2 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.16%) SaaS
3 2 (1.44%) IaaS
3 2 (1.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.35%) Firewall
2 10 (7.19%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.47%) SAN
4 8 (5.76%) WAN
5 7 (5.04%) LAN
6 5 (3.60%) VoIP
7 4 (2.88%) DHCP
7 4 (2.88%) DNS
8 3 (2.16%) Wireless
9 2 (1.44%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.44%) HTTP
9 2 (1.44%) VPN
9 2 (1.44%) DMZ
9 2 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.72%) Network Security
10 1 (0.72%) VLAN
10 1 (0.72%) LDAP
10 1 (0.72%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.72%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.88%) EDRMS
3 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.16%) DB2
5 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.44%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.72%) MySQL
6 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.44%) MSI
3 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.72%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.72%) Moq
3 1 (0.72%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.72%) Subversion
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (6.47%) Retail
2 5 (3.60%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.16%) Finance
5 2 (1.44%) Legal
5 2 (1.44%) Local Government
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (26.62%) Analyst
2 28 (20.14%) Support Engineer
3 23 (16.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (10.79%) IT Support
5 13 (9.35%) IT Support Engineer
6 10 (7.19%) Help Desk Analyst
6 10 (7.19%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (7.19%) Service Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) Developer
7 9 (6.47%) Architect
8 8 (5.76%) Desktop Support
8 8 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (5.76%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (5.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.32%) Rollout Engineer
11 5 (3.60%) Server Engineer
11 5 (3.60%) Support Analyst
11 5 (3.60%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.63%) .NET
2 8 (5.76%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.04%) WCF
4 6 (4.32%) Web Services
4 6 (4.32%) HTML
5 4 (2.88%) XML
5 4 (2.88%) WPF
6 3 (2.16%) HTML5
6 3 (2.16%) WinForms
6 3 (2.16%) Middleware
6 3 (2.16%) CSS
7 2 (1.44%) JMS
7 2 (1.44%) WSDL
7 2 (1.44%) XSD
7 2 (1.44%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.44%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.44%) JSON
7 2 (1.44%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (1.44%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) Blackberry
2 5 (3.60%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.88%) FMCG
4 3 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.16%) Clustering
4 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.44%) NHS
5 2 (1.44%) Open Source
6 1 (0.72%) TRADACOMS
6 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.72%) PKI
6 1 (0.72%) Online Games
6 1 (0.72%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.72%) Statistics
6 1 (0.72%) Handset
6 1 (0.72%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 49 (35.25%) Windows 7
2 43 (30.94%) Windows XP
3 30 (21.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (12.95%) Linux
4 18 (12.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (10.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (8.63%) UNIX
7 9 (6.47%) Windows Vista
8 6 (4.32%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.88%) Windows 2000
10 4 (2.88%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.88%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.16%) AIX
12 1 (0.72%) Android
12 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.72%) SUSE
12 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.79%) ITIL
2 10 (7.19%) Migration
3 7 (5.04%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (4.32%) Software Engineering
5 5 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (2.88%) Scrum
6 4 (2.88%) MVC
7 3 (2.16%) Unit Testing
7 3 (2.16%) Business Analysis
7 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (2.16%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.16%) Project Management
7 3 (2.16%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.16%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.16%) UML
8 2 (1.44%) SOA
8 2 (1.44%) Information Security
8 2 (1.44%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.71%) SQL
2 11 (7.91%) C#
3 5 (3.60%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.88%) VB.NET
4 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.16%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.44%) VB
6 2 (1.44%) Java
7 1 (0.72%) C++
7 1 (0.72%) PHP
7 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.76%) MCITP
3 6 (4.32%) MCP
3 6 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.60%) MCSE
5 4 (2.88%) MCSA
5 4 (2.88%) MCDST
5 4 (2.88%) MCTS
6 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.44%) ISEB
7 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.44%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.72%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.72%) ISSEP
8 1 (0.72%) ISSMP
8 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.72%) Degree
8 1 (0.72%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (47.48%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.60%) vSphere
5 4 (2.88%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.44%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.44%) XenApp
7 1 (0.72%) XenServer
7 1 (0.72%) vCloud
7 1 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (7.19%) SCCM
2 5 (3.60%) SCOM
3 2 (1.44%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.72%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.72%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 49 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 26 (18.71%) VMware
3 22 (15.83%) HP
4 17 (12.23%) Cisco
5 16 (11.51%) Oracle
6 13 (9.35%) Citrix
7 7 (5.04%) IBM
8 6 (4.32%) SAP
8 6 (4.32%) Dell
9 5 (3.60%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.16%) Symantec
10 3 (2.16%) Software AG
11 2 (1.44%) NetApp
11 2 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.44%) Intel
11 2 (1.44%) Serena
11 2 (1.44%) MobileIron
11 2 (1.44%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.72%) Veeam
12 1 (0.72%) SolarWinds
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