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 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 57 51 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.72% 15.04% 18.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.72% 83.61% 68.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 28
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£285 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £148 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £485 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £17.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £15.35 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.58% +2.33%
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
117 61 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 26.12% 17.99% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 14 53
Average daily rate £325 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £309
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 16
Average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.13 £17.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 30 March 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
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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 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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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 -6 46 £285 -18.57% 18
Worksop - - - -
Mansfield - - - - 1
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 68 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 47 (40.52%) Windows 7
3 39 (33.62%) Microsoft
4 31 (26.72%) Windows XP
5 30 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (24.14%) MS Office
7 26 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (18.97%) VMware
9 21 (18.10%) Linux
10 20 (17.24%) MS Exchange
11 19 (16.38%) SQL
12 18 (15.52%) DNS
12 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (13.79%) Citrix
13 16 (13.79%) UNIX
14 15 (12.93%) TCP/IP
15 14 (12.07%) SCCM
16 13 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (11.21%) Firewall
16 13 (11.21%) Cisco
16 13 (11.21%) HP
16 13 (11.21%) Oracle
17 12 (10.34%) SQL Server
17 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
17 12 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
18 11 (9.48%) Office 365
18 11 (9.48%) Windows 8
18 11 (9.48%) Migration
18 11 (9.48%) ITIL
19 10 (8.62%) WAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 20 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.90%) Lync
3 8 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.45%) IIS
5 3 (2.59%) Moodle
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (2.59%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.59%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (2.59%) Apache
5 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.72%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.72%) iPlanet
6 2 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.72%) JBoss
6 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.72%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (24.14%) MS Office
2 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.72%) MS Project
4 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) Office 365
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.52%) DNS
2 15 (12.93%) TCP/IP
3 13 (11.21%) Firewall
4 10 (8.62%) WAN
5 9 (7.76%) DHCP
6 8 (6.90%) Internet
7 7 (6.03%) LAN
8 6 (5.17%) ADSL
8 6 (5.17%) Broadband
8 6 (5.17%) SAN
9 5 (4.31%) DMZ
9 5 (4.31%) VLAN
10 4 (3.45%) Wireless
10 4 (3.45%) FCoE
10 4 (3.45%) SSL
10 4 (3.45%) HTTP
10 4 (3.45%) LDAP
11 3 (2.59%) SNMP
11 3 (2.59%) NAS
11 3 (2.59%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.59%) DB2
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.72%) MySQL
4 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.86%) OLTP
4 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.86%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.86%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Fiddler
1 3 (2.59%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.72%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.72%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.86%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (1.72%) Finance
1 2 (1.72%) Retail
2 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.86%) Legal
2 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (20.69%) Support Engineer
2 14 (12.07%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (12.07%) Analyst
2 14 (12.07%) IT Support
3 13 (11.21%) Server Engineer
4 12 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (8.62%) Administrator
5 10 (8.62%) Deployment Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Server Support
7 7 (6.03%) Desktop Support
7 7 (6.03%) Server Support Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 6 (5.17%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Server Administrator
10 4 (3.45%) Consultant
11 3 (2.59%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.03%) .NET
2 5 (4.31%) XML
2 5 (4.31%) HTML
3 4 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.45%) CSS
4 3 (2.59%) XHTML
4 3 (2.59%) WCF
4 3 (2.59%) Web Services
4 3 (2.59%) REST
5 2 (1.72%) WPF
5 2 (1.72%) jQuery
5 2 (1.72%) J2EE
6 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.86%) SOAP
6 1 (0.86%) POSIX
6 1 (0.86%) ADSI
6 1 (0.86%) APPC
6 1 (0.86%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.45%) Clustering
3 2 (1.72%) Grid Computing
3 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.86%) PKI
4 1 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.86%) iSeries
4 1 (0.86%) iPad
4 1 (0.86%) AS400
4 1 (0.86%) Replication
4 1 (0.86%) EPoS
4 1 (0.86%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 47 (40.52%) Windows 7
2 31 (26.72%) Windows XP
3 30 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (18.10%) Linux
6 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (13.79%) UNIX
8 11 (9.48%) Windows 8
9 9 (7.76%) Windows Vista
10 7 (6.03%) AIX
11 6 (5.17%) Solaris
12 4 (3.45%) Ubuntu
13 3 (2.59%) SUSE
14 2 (1.72%) HPUX
14 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.86%) i5/OS
15 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.86%) CentOS
15 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.48%) ITIL
1 11 (9.48%) Migration
2 7 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (6.03%) Service Management
3 6 (5.17%) Mentoring
4 5 (4.31%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (3.45%) Project Management
6 3 (2.59%) Configuration Management
6 3 (2.59%) MVC
6 3 (2.59%) Load Balancing
6 3 (2.59%) Software Delivery
7 2 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.72%) Unit Testing
7 2 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (1.72%) Network Management
7 2 (1.72%) ITIL V3
7 2 (1.72%) High Availability
7 2 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (1.72%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (1.72%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.38%) SQL
2 6 (5.17%) C#
2 6 (5.17%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.31%) Perl
4 4 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.72%) Korn
5 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.72%) C-shell
5 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.86%) AWK
6 1 (0.86%) C
6 1 (0.86%) COBOL
6 1 (0.86%) Java
6 1 (0.86%) RPG
6 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (6.03%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.31%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.59%) Degree
3 3 (2.59%) MCSE
4 1 (0.86%) MCSA
4 1 (0.86%) CCNP
4 1 (0.86%) CCNA
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.86%) OCP
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.86%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.86%) CCENT
4 1 (0.86%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (0.86%) MCITP
4 1 (0.86%) MCP
4 1 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.86%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.45%) vSphere
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.72%) KVM
6 2 (1.72%) XenApp
6 2 (1.72%) XenServer
6 2 (1.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.72%) Samba
6 2 (1.72%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.86%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.86%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 14 (12.07%) SCCM
2 6 (5.17%) WSUS
3 5 (4.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (4.31%) WMI
4 4 (3.45%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.59%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.72%) OpenView
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.86%) Tivoli NetView
7 1 (0.86%) Control-M
7 1 (0.86%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.86%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.86%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.86%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 39 (33.62%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.97%) VMware
3 16 (13.79%) Citrix
4 13 (11.21%) HP
4 13 (11.21%) Oracle
4 13 (11.21%) Cisco
5 6 (5.17%) EMC
5 6 (5.17%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.31%) Sophos
7 4 (3.45%) Dell
7 4 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.59%) F5
8 3 (2.59%) Lotus
9 2 (1.72%) Apple
9 2 (1.72%) Veritas
9 2 (1.72%) Sun
9 2 (1.72%) IBM
9 2 (1.72%) Cognos
9 2 (1.72%) PlateSpin
9 2 (1.72%) CollabNet
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