Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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 19 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
Norfolk > Norwich
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 9 4
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 27 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 5.15% 11.74% 17.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.03% 39.71% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 26
Norwich median daily rate £151 £213 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.94% -5.56% -6.25%
10th Percentile £107 £121 £141
90th Percentile £293 £500 £494
Norfolk median daily rate £275 £195 £189
% change year-on-year +41.03% +3.31% +2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Norwich median hourly rate - £21.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.36% -11.84%
Norfolk median hourly rate - £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -17.14% -7.89%

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 Norwich with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Norwich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 37 68 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 19.07% 29.57% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 33 48
Norwich median daily rate £213 £425 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +45.30% +21.88%
10th Percentile £110 £133 £130
90th Percentile £338 £524 £500
Norfolk median daily rate £293 £313 £203
% change year-on-year -6.40% +54.32% -8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 16
Norwich median hourly rate - £21.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.86% -17.71%
Norfolk median hourly rate - £14.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year - -26.58% -15.96%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Norwich

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Norwich

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Norwich over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Norwich

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Norwich

For the 6 months to 19 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 Norwich region with a requirement for Windows.

1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Office 365
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) SCCM
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) OneDrive
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) Solaris
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) AirWatch
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
7 1 (10.00%) Terraform
7 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (10.00%) Puppet
7 1 (10.00%) Route 53

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Clearswift
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) Sophos