Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -18 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 23 66 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 6.50% 18.38% 18.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.86% 51.16% 60.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 52 51
Norfolk median daily rate £275 £195 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.03% +2.63% +8.57%
10th Percentile £110 £133 £120
90th Percentile £378 £492 £488
East of England median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 9
Norfolk median hourly rate - £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.14% -7.89%
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% - +1.85%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 70 129 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 19.77% 35.93% 31.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 80 79
Norfolk median daily rate £293 £325 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +58.54% -6.79%
10th Percentile £115 £150 £129
90th Percentile £444 £515 £500
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 20
Norfolk median hourly rate - £14.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.58% -15.96%
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.58% -5.71% +6.06%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Norfolk.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Norfolk

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows in Norfolk.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Norfolk

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Norfolk over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Norfolk

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Norfolk

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -17 10 £151 -28.94% 6
King's Lynn -2 1 £238 +39.71%
Windows
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Norfolk region with a requirement for Windows.

1 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
3 14 (60.87%) ITIL
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) Citrix
6 8 (34.78%) SQL
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 8 (34.78%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (34.78%) Information Management
7 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
7 7 (30.43%) Office 365
8 6 (26.09%) Service Management
8 6 (26.09%) Business Continuity
8 6 (26.09%) SCCM
8 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
9 5 (21.74%) Migration
10 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
10 4 (17.39%) OneDrive
11 3 (13.04%) VMware
11 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (13.04%) SLA
12 2 (8.70%) DNS
12 2 (8.70%) DHCP
12 2 (8.70%) Unix
12 2 (8.70%) Solaris
12 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
12 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (8.70%) Skype
12 2 (8.70%) AirWatch
12 2 (8.70%) SaaS

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Office 365
2 4 (17.39%) OneDrive
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (8.70%) PaaS
4 2 (8.70%) SaaS
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) Skype
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Crystal Reports
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) DBA
1 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support
1 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server DBA
2 4 (17.39%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Azure Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
2 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Solaris
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Information Management
3 6 (26.09%) Business Continuity
3 6 (26.09%) Service Management
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
5 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
1 1 (4.35%) MCP
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Clearswift
4 1 (4.35%) Mitel
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) Sophos