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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 41 44 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 8.27% 10.65% 14.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.00% 41.12% 68.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 9
Average daily rate £275 £323 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.72% +0.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £295
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 10
Average hourly rate £12.25 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £11.40 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.85 £16.71 £17.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.69%
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
100 107 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 20.16% 25.91% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 21
Average daily rate £275 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £178 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £425 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.85 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 31 £255 -21.53% 16
Windows
East Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 58 (62.37%) Active Directory
2 43 (46.24%) Microsoft
3 36 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (36.56%) VMware
5 29 (31.18%) Windows Server
6 27 (29.03%) Windows XP
7 22 (23.66%) SQL
8 20 (21.51%) MS Excel
8 20 (21.51%) Cisco
8 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (20.43%) MS Office
10 18 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
12 16 (17.20%) Linux
12 16 (17.20%) Citrix
12 16 (17.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (16.13%) Firewall
13 15 (16.13%) MS Exchange
13 15 (16.13%) Oracle
13 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
14 14 (15.05%) SAN
14 14 (15.05%) SCCM
15 12 (12.90%) vSphere
15 12 (12.90%) Web Services
15 12 (12.90%) TCP/IP
16 11 (11.83%) DHCP
16 11 (11.83%) .NET
16 11 (11.83%) Blackberry
16 11 (11.83%) Migration

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 15 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.68%) IIS
3 8 (8.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.23%) JBoss
6 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.08%) Apache
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (21.51%) MS Excel
2 19 (20.43%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.08%) Advent Geneva
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.13%) Firewall
2 14 (15.05%) SAN
3 12 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.83%) DHCP
5 7 (7.53%) LAN
5 7 (7.53%) WAN
6 6 (6.45%) DNS
7 5 (5.38%) Internet
7 5 (5.38%) VoIP
8 4 (4.30%) Converged Networks
8 4 (4.30%) Network Security
8 4 (4.30%) VPN
8 4 (4.30%) Wireless
9 2 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.15%) LDAP
9 2 (2.15%) SMTP
10 1 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.08%) NAS
10 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (6.45%) DTS
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.23%) DB2
5 3 (3.23%) MySQL
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (5.38%) Retail
3 4 (4.30%) Finance
4 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Law
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Support Engineer
2 17 (18.28%) IT Support
3 15 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (11.83%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (11.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Architect
5 9 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.45%) Desktop Support
6 6 (6.45%) Developer
6 6 (6.45%) IT Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.38%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (5.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.38%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Deployment Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.90%) Web Services
2 11 (11.83%) .NET
3 5 (5.38%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.23%) Middleware
5 1 (1.08%) CSS
5 1 (1.08%) HTML
5 1 (1.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.60%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.23%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.15%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.15%) iSeries
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.08%) FMCG
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) Replication
6 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.08%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 36 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 29 (31.18%) Windows Server
3 27 (29.03%) Windows XP
4 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
6 16 (17.20%) Linux
6 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (10.75%) Unix
8 7 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.23%) AIX
9 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.08%) Android
11 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.08%) Solaris
11 1 (1.08%) SUSE
11 1 (1.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.20%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (11.83%) Migration
3 9 (9.68%) ITIL
3 9 (9.68%) TOGAF
4 7 (7.53%) Configuration Management
4 7 (7.53%) SDLC
5 6 (6.45%) ArchiMate
5 6 (6.45%) CRM
5 6 (6.45%) Data Security
5 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (6.45%) ERP
5 6 (6.45%) OO
5 6 (6.45%) Release Management
5 6 (6.45%) UML
5 6 (6.45%) Web Design
6 4 (4.30%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.23%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (3.23%) DevOps
7 3 (3.23%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.66%) SQL
2 10 (10.75%) Java
3 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.38%) C#
4 5 (5.38%) VBScript
5 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.38%) CCNA
2 5 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.15%) CCNP
4 2 (2.15%) ISEB
4 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.15%) MCP
4 2 (2.15%) MCSA
4 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.08%) HND
5 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.08%) MCDST
5 1 (1.08%) MCITP
5 1 (1.08%) MCSE
5 1 (1.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) COBIT
1 3 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (62.37%) Active Directory
2 18 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.90%) vSphere
4 6 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.23%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.23%) XenApp
6 1 (1.08%) Firmware
6 1 (1.08%) NFS
6 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (15.05%) SCCM
2 8 (8.60%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.15%) SCOM
4 1 (1.08%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 43 (46.24%) Microsoft
2 34 (36.56%) VMware
3 20 (21.51%) Cisco
4 16 (17.20%) Citrix
5 15 (16.13%) Oracle
6 10 (10.75%) Red Hat
7 8 (8.60%) NetApp
8 7 (7.53%) HP
9 6 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (6.45%) SAP
10 5 (5.38%) Dell
10 5 (5.38%) EMC
11 4 (4.30%) Symantec
12 3 (3.23%) Apple
12 3 (3.23%) IBM
12 3 (3.23%) Juniper
13 2 (2.15%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.15%) MobileIron
14 1 (1.08%) Becrypt
14 1 (1.08%) WorldPay
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