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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 6 1
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5  
Contract jobs citing Windows 14 29 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 8.09% 13.24% 30.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 38.67% 75.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 44
Median daily rate £160 £178 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.85% +1.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £107 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £273 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year - +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +53.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.38 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.39% +5.64%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 56 75 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 32.37% 34.25% 41.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 46 53
Median daily rate £168 £210 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.23% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £107 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk citing Windows as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -3 9 £164 -18.12% 8
Windows
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 17 (48.57%) ITIL
3 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (34.29%) SharePoint
4 12 (34.29%) VMware
5 11 (31.43%) CRM
5 11 (31.43%) Avaya
5 11 (31.43%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (31.43%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (31.43%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (28.57%) DNS
7 9 (25.71%) IIS
7 9 (25.71%) Epicor
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
7 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
8 8 (22.86%) SCCM
9 7 (20.00%) Migration
9 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
10 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
10 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
10 6 (17.14%) OneDrive
11 5 (14.29%) Google Drive
11 5 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (14.29%) MCSE

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (34.29%) SharePoint
2 11 (31.43%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (25.71%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.14%) OneDrive
3 5 (14.29%) Google Drive
4 4 (11.43%) Office 365
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.71%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 3 (8.57%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) Extranet
4 1 (2.86%) NAS
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Local Government
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Desktop Support
2 7 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Operations Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Senior SQL DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Smartphone
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
4 5 (14.29%) Android
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.57%) Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) CRM
3 7 (20.00%) Migration
3 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) High Availability
6 2 (5.71%) Information Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITSM
6 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (14.29%) MCSE
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) MCP
5 2 (5.71%) AWS Certification
5 2 (5.71%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) MCITP
6 1 (2.86%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (2.86%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) Virtual Desktop
2 11 (31.43%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) Terraform
3 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.86%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) VMware
2 11 (31.43%) Avaya
3 9 (25.71%) Epicor
4 5 (14.29%) Google
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) EMC
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) Mitel
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