The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.49% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-41.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 -
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 45 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 21.17% 21.95% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 4
Average daily rate £325 £275 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -25.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 1
Average hourly rate £15.88 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.59% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Windows 8
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 8 across the Brighton region.

Windows 8 Daily Rate Trend in Brighton