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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 37 26
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.45% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.89% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £525 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £178 £220
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -19.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.25 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -
Windows 8
East Sussex

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
31 53 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.09% 23.87% 26.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 24
Median daily rate £400 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

Windows 8
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Windows 8 Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton